More About The Doctor
Dr. Alia AlQassimi joins us with more than 15 years of experience at Dubai Health Authority, where she worked at various healthcare government facilities including Latifa Hospital (JCI-Accredited), a tertiary maternity center of excellence which conducts more than 7,500 birth deliveries per year.
At Latifa hospital, Dr. Alia headed the Obstetrics & Gynaecology (ObGyn) Emergency Department in charge of providing acute care for patients. She also led many clinical excellence and service enhancement programmes, including establishing up-to-date evidence-based guidelines and protocols for the hospital, benchmarking against international standards for Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Dr. Alia is focussed on the importance of providing patient-centric holistic care towards managing a wide array of women health conditions, including preventive health screening programs, antenatal/postnatal care, high risk pregnancies, accompanied by a special interest in sexual and reproductive health. She
believes in imparting her experience and expertise to the next generation of doctors and in this light, trains ObGyn resident doctors during their clinical-rotation placements. She is also a certified Basic Life Support instructor who trains & evaluates healthcare professionals wishing to be certified in life support resuscitation. Holding the perspective of contributing back to the community, Dr.AlQassimi is a strong supporter for Alzheimer and rights of people with disabilities, she also believes that health awareness is key to maintaining pristine women’s health.
Education & Experience
Emirates Medical association since 2001
Society of Obstetrics & Gynecology of UAE 2003 (Vice President 2006-2008)
EMA Board Member 2011-2013
Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, Alumni Board member since 2011
Certified International BLS Trainer – American Heart Association since 2013
Women 4 Sustainable Growth (W4SG), Board Member since 2013
MBBCh Medicine & Surgery
MSc HCM – Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland