Dr. Al-Dulaimi is a meember of the Study Design and Biostatistics Center at the Universit of Utah. He holds a medical degree from Baghdad College of Medicine in Iraq where he worked in Orthopedics and trauma surgery for 2 years. During his medical practice, he realized the importance of research to guide clinical decision making and how the lack of evidence based practice may affect the healthcare quality. Subsequently, he completed his MPH from the City University of New York (2013) and his MSc in surgical sciences from the University of Edinburgh (2014). Prior to joining the University of Utah, He worked in NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education and Hunter College for 1 year. His education in surgical sciences and biostatistics helps him connect clinical theories with statistical concepts.