Asma Younus

Advance Clinical Nurse Specialist/ Cardio-Oncology- HMC


Asma Al Bulushi is an experienced Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) at the National Centre for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR). Currently, she is working as Cardio- Oncology clinical nurse Specialist in NCCCR and lead for CNSs in NCCCR.

 Previously she worked as a CNS for palliative care service; her vast experience in cardiology started since 2002 as a front-line nurse, charge nurse & head nurse in different Cardiology units in a Heart hospital.

She gained a Master’s Degree in Nursing from the University of Calgary in 2015 and a Leadership for change program certificate in 2017. She obtained a postgraduate certificate -Diploma in Introduction to Cardio-Oncology in cardio-oncology from Spain in 2022.  She obtained Essentials of Cardio-oncology certificate from the European Cardio-Oncology Symposium (ECOS) in 2020.

She is the chair of nursing and midwifery research and evidence-based practice committee for NCCCR and member of Corporate advanced nursing and midwifery practice network & professional practice.  She is working with University of Calgary in Qatar as project partner for graduate students. Her research publications focused on cardiology, palliative & nursing.