top of page
Pixel Frame Bottom


Dr. Munir al-Bursh

Resilient Healthcare Leader Amid the Palestinian resilience in Gaza

Pixel Frame Bottom


Date of Birth:


Place of Birth:

Why Featured?

Unwavering dedication to healthcare in crisis.

Brief bio

Dr. Munir al-Bursh is the Director General of the Ministry of Health in Gaza. Known for his leadership in healthcare during extreme adversity, he has been at the forefront of managing medical services in the conflict-stricken Gaza Strip.

Major Milestones


  • Appointment as Director General of the Ministry of Health in Gaza...See More

  • Overcoming personal and professional challenges during the Israeli aggressions.

  • Advocating for healthcare needs amidst harsh conditions due to the occupation actions and aggressions on Gaza...See More

  • Leading healthcare services during extreme crises.

  • Navigating the healthcare sector through intense adversity and loss.

  • Leadership in Crisis - Effectively managing Gaza's healthcare system under extreme conflict conditions​​.

  • Advocacy for Healthcare - Highlighting the critical state of healthcare infrastructure and services during the Israeli invasions on the hospitals ​​.

  • Crisis Management and Resilience - Maintaining healthcare operations amid personal loss and adversity, including the loss of his daughter in an Israeli airstrike​​...See More

  • Ensuring Healthcare Continuity - Keeping healthcare services operational in challenging circumstances.

  • Personal and Professional Bravery - Demonstrating courage in the face of personal tragedy and professional challenges.

Date of Last Update: 
January 7, 2024

See similar profiles

Show your support — share their legacy with your friends & followers!

bottom of page