Dr. Dereck Kaale
Emergency Physician
Head, Department of Emergency Medicine
Saifee Hospital Tanzania

Dr. Kaale is an Emergency Physician and has years of experience in the field of Emergency Medicine including years of Emergency Specialty. He has been trained in some of the leading medical institutes in the country and has exposure to International health systems including the University Hospital of Würzburg (Universitätsklinikum Würzburg-UKW) in Würzburg, Germany and as a Resident Physician at the Atrium Health, Charlotte, North Carolina in USA.
Dr. Kaale has attained Credits from the Austrian Chamber of Physicians on Pediatric Emergency Medicine by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in 2017 and on Pulmonology by Weill Cornell Medicine New York in 2019 through the Salzburg Medical Seminars.
He received secluded trainings on Medical Toxicology in 2017 from the Global Educational Toxicology Toolkit (GETKIT) and on Dementia between 2015 and 2018 from the University of Tasmania (UTAS) at the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre in Australia.

• MD- Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences (CUHAS)
• MMED (Emergency Medicine) - Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS)
• Clinical Fellow (Emergency Ultrasound) - Ultrasound Leadership Academy (ULA)

• Emergency Medicine Association of Tanzania (EMAT)
• African Federation of Emergency Medicine (AFEM)
• American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
• Open Medical Institute- American Austrian Foundation (OMI-AAF)
• International Emergency Medicine Education Project (iEM)

• Swahili- Proficient user
• English- Proficient user
• Chagga- Intermediate user
• Deutsch- Basic User