CV, UAE Based Consultant Radiologist Targeting Clinical Or Training

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 23588

Skills keywords: associate professor, breast imaging, general radiologist, pediatric radiology
Short Bio:

Consultant radiologist, 25 y hospital work experience and 4 y academic experience, general radiologist with interest in pediatric, abdominal and breast imaging, organizer and main instructor of multiple ultrasound courses, experinced non vascular intervention.
I believe in team work, head of radiology for 10 y, associate professor.
I can work in academic and clinical medical institutions.
I am able to train doctors in the use of ultrasound in daily general practice in big health organizations

Current location: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - View on map
Nationality: Syrian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Medical and Nursing, education and training, other
Spoken languages: Arabic, english, french
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere


– D.I.S. of Radiodiagnostic “French board”
Jean Monnet Université, St. ETIENNE
Academy of Lyon (4 years) France Sept. 1990

– Medical Doctor – Faculty of Medicine
Aleppo University (6 years) Syria Oct. 1981


– UAE – MOH No: R-75368 – 21 July 2011
Consultant Radiologist


– Saudi council for health specialties – Consultant Radiologist
No: 00-R-M-3164

Career Summary

Present Position: Since March 2011

Head of Department of Medical Diagnostic Imaging (MDI) at University Hospital Sharjah (UHS). Associate Professor – College of Medicine – University of Sharjah.

UHS is state of arts new hospital located at the University City, Sharjah; it started receiving patient late 2011, with 200 beds at the first phase to be increased to 320 beds at the second phase.

The MDI at UHS is equipped by MRI 1.5 T, Multidetector CT scan 128, angio and intervention suite, fluoroscopy room, general digital x-ray rooms, digital mammogram with stereotactic facility, 2 mobile x-ray machines, 2 C arm machines and four advanced ultrasound machines. All are connected to an advanced PACS and digital patient file with RIS facility.

Member of Credential Committee UHS

Head of Radiation Safety Committee UHS

Member of Radiation Safety Committee University of Sharjah

Member of the advisory board council of the college of dental medicine, university of Sharjah

College of medicine. University of Sharjah:

Teaching medical imaging to medical students at the college of medicine, university of Sharjah (year 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5) theory and hospital training. Participating in the development of curriculum and in the setup of newly started, teaching ultrasound to medical students starting from year 1.



Director of Radiodiagnostic and Medical Imaging
Dec. 2006- March 2011
North West Armed Force Hospital, Tabuk – K.S.A.

NWAF hospital is a military referral hospital (550 beds) in the North West

Region Saudi Arabia Kingdom, the medical imaging department is recognised

by the Saudi council as a training centre of radiology, it’s well equipped

and updated department (5 general radiology room, fluoroscopy room,

Multidetector CT, angiography suite, MRI 1.5 tesla and 4 US rooms) and PACS-RIS system serving NWAFH, a satellite military hospital and peripheral clinics.

The average activity of the department is 100.000 examination per

year. Six consultants radiologist and four registrars are working in the department with more than 40 x-ray technicians.

I am a general radiologist with a particular interest and experience in paediatric radiology, ultrasound and mammography doing the general reporting, fluoroscopy examinations, CT scan, MRI, diagnostic angiography and the general intervention procedures (biopsies, drainages, PTC, PTD, Nephrostomy, etc…).

Senior  Consultant Radiologist, Medical Imaging Department
North West Armed Force Hospital, Tabuk – K.S.A.
Apr. 1997 – Dec. 2006

– Full time Consultant Radiologist – Head of Medical Imaging
Department – Medina Maternity and Children Hospital. Al-Madina Al-Munawara
Sept 1993 – Mar.1997

– Full time Consultant Radiologist – Medical Imaging
Department of Medina King Fahd Hospital (500 beds)
Jun 1992 – Sept 1993

– Full time Associated Radiologist – General Central Hospital of Firminy (500 beds) Firminy – France
Oct 1989 – May 1992

– Joined Residency Training Program of Radiodiagnostic in the Rhone Alp  Region – Academy of Lyon – Saint Etienne University Hospital
(700 beds)
Aug 1985 – Oct 1988



The North West Armed Forces Hospital (NWAFH) is 550 beds hospital, its recognized by the Saudi Council as training hospital for Saudi Board residents in surgery, paediatrics, internal medicine, radiology, obstetrics and gynaecology, orthopaedics and family medicine. As a senior consultant and director of Radiodiagnostics & Medical Imaging Department for the last 14 years, I am actively involved in training of clinical radiology for residents in different specialties at weekly basis, either by delivering a dedicated lectures or case discussion.

– Member of the Advisory Board of the Medical Diagnostic Imaging Department, College of Health Science, University of Sharjah 2015

– Member of the scientific committee of the Bright start parenting show, Sharjah 7th-8th December 2014

– Member of the College of Dental Medicine Advisory Council 2014 – 2016

– Instructor: Ob/Gyn ultrasound diploma, university of Sharjah Oct. 2014

– Preparing the curriculum and Participating as associate professor in teaching of medical imaging at the College of medicine/university of Sharjah undergraduate year 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. 2011 – 2015

– Part time, associate professor, college of health science, university of Sharjah, Teaching Radiology to MDI and Physiotherapy students. 2011- 2015

– Instructor: basic ultrasound courses, clinical training centre, University of Sharjah 2012 – 2015

– Involved in the postgraduate training and teaching program of Arab and Saudi Board in Radiology 2004 – 2008

– Involved in the postgraduate training and teaching program of Arab and Saudi Board in Family medicine, Internal medicine, General surgery
and Paediatric. North West Armed Force Hospital, Tabuk – K.S.A. Apr. 1997- Mar. 2001

– Involved in the postgraduate training and teaching program of Arab and Saudi Board in Paediatric and Obs. &Gyn. At Medina Maternity & Children Hospital – K.S.A. Sep 1993 – Mar.1997

– Involved in teaching program for Radiographers in Lycee Polyvalent Regional d’Alambert – St. Etienne – France school year 1990 – 1991

Workshops/Courses: (participate in the organization/main speaker):

– 19th March 2015 – Workshop, radiology cases, 2 hours
SEHA international pediatric conference , Al Ain – UAE, 19-21 2015

– 23rd -24th October 2014 -Professional Diploma in OB/GYN
Ultrasound (Hands-On) – “1st Module”
University of Sharjah

– April 18th-19th 2014 – OBG Ultrasound & infertility Course
College of Medicine (10 CME)
University of Sharjah

– Feb. 1st 2014 – Clinical Breast Examination and effective Communication skills in healthcare Workshop
Clinical training centre, University of Sharjah

– Jan. 24/25 – 2014 – Abdomen ultrasound course
Clinical training centre, University of Sharjah

– Jan. 30/31 – 2013 – Advanced ultrasound course
Clinical training centre. University of Sharjah

– Sep. 18/19 – 2012 – Basic ultrasound course
Clinical training centre, University of Sharjah

– Dec. 02 – 2011 – Neonatal Cranial Ultrasound Workshop
The First Pediatric/Neonatal International Conference. UHS – UAE


1- Exploring a liver module in learning ultrasound anatomy
Accepted oral presentation, 3rd annual international conference on health and medical science Athen – Greece 4-5 May 2015

2- CME Activity: Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM) Manuscript Review 3/5/2015 Credits Earned: 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. AIUM CME ID: 15/0112 March 2015

3- Transvaginal Excision of Transverse Vaginal Septum in Children
Mohammed A Jouda*, A M Obaideen, Mohammed Zayed and Hossam Hamdy
University Hospital Sharjah,
J Clin Case Rep ISSN: 2165-7920 JCCR, an open access journal Sep. 2013

Khan ZR, Syed A, Jelly AE, Obaideen AM, Aitizaz S, Hafizullah M.
22nd conference of Saudi Heart Association.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Feb. 2011

Aitizaz U Syed, Mohammed Noaiji, Ali E jelly, Zahid R Khan,
Shandana Aitizaz, AM Obaideen, Mustafa Toonisi.
Poster at 22ed conference of Saudi Heart Association.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Feb. 2011

6- Fatal Hemorrhagic Intracranial TB in a Renal Transplant Recipient despite INH Prophylaxis.
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2007 Oct-Dec; 18(4):594-8. Oct. 2007

7- Renal tamponade secondary to subcapsular hematoma.
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2007 Sep;18(3):426-9 Sep. 2007

8- Unusual cause of sudden anuria in renal transplant patients,
Case report – Saudi Journal of Kidney Disease and Transplantation
Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2007 Jun;18(2):248-52 June 2007

9- Intramedullary lipoma of the cervicodorsal spinal cord with intracranial Extension:
Case report – Surgi. Neurology Volume 65, Number 5, May 2006

10- Cranial-epidural tuberculosis presenting as a scalp swelling
Surgical Neurology
Volume 61, Issue 5 ,Pages 464-466 May 2004

11- Intussusception complicating triplet pregnancy case report
Saudi medical journal 2004; Vol. 25 (4): 515-517 April 2004

12- Emphysematous Pyelonephritis Complicated with Extrarenal Abscesses
Saudi journal of kidney and transplantation
Volume 15 Number 1; March 2004

13- The value of radiological examination in the management of adenoidal hypertrophy in a paediatric population
Saudi Medical Journal 2003; Vol. 24 (5): 504-506 May 2003

14- Images: Gallstone Ileus
Ah Shahat, Am Obaideen, UC Pandey
Ind J Radiol Imag 2002 12:3:349-351 2002

15- Transcatheter Embolisation of Jejunal Stromal Tumour Presenting With Haematochezia
Ah Shahat, Am Obaideen, UC Pandey
Ind J Radiol Imag 2002 12:1:99-101 2002

16- Surgical approach for the management of thoracolumbar fractures using Synthes Modular Spine System
The New Egyptian Journal of Medicine vol.:19; No.:2 Aug. 1998

17- Urinary Malakoplasia – A case of five localisation –
Presented at the Academy of Lyon – France. Oct 1989


April 22nd 2015 – Headache, When to image and Which modality?
UHS monthly symposium
University Hospital Sharjah – UAE (1 CME)

March 18th 2015 – Acute abdomen in pediatrics
Pediatric club, Saharjah (2 CME)

November 11th 2014 – How we can help you better
UHS, CME activiy

Apr.17th 2014 – Ultrasound of the joints in neonates and early infancy
2nd pediatric symposium 2014
Radisson Blue Hotel Sharjah (4 cme)

March. 25th – 2014 – Ultrasound of neonate joints
University Hospital Sharjah (CME activity)

Apr. 26-2013 – Imaging of Low Back Pain
‘’Dealing With Back Pain In Clinical Practice’’ CME
University Hospital Sharjah

Mar. 20-2013 – Imaging of Diabetic Foot
Diabetic Foot Symposium
Rashid Center for Diabetes & Research, Ajman – UAE

Mar. 23-2013 – Impact of New Technology on Medical Imaging
Department ‘’e.g. Cardiac CT’’
CME – UHS, Sharjah

Feb. 6-8/2013 – point of care in primary care workshop (instructor)
Society of ultrasound in medical education and WINFOCUS, University of Sharjah, UAE

Jan. 30/31-01-2013 – Advanced ultrasound course, course organizer,
Multiple lectures (neonatal brain and hip US)
Clinical training centre, University of Sharjah

Oct. 18/19-2012 – Basic Abdominal Ultrasound course
Multiple lectures (physics, normal liver and biliary tree, US anatomy, biliary tree pathology, obstructive Urinary tract US, non-obstructive pathology of urinary Tract )
Clinical training centre, University of Sharjah

Sept. 25-2012 – Chest ultrasound in pediatric imaging
Pediatric club – Sharjah

Sept. 18-2012 -Basic ultrasound physics
Basic Ultrasound In Ob/Gyn
Clinical training centre, University of Sharjah

Jan. 24 – 2012 – Imaging of venous thromboembolism
Lecture – CME – activity

Dec. 02 – 2011 – Neonatal Cranial Ultrasound WORKSOP
The First Pediatric/Neonatal International Conference. UHS – UAE

Jan. – Feb. 2011 – Review lectures of MRI, knee, shoulder and spine for orthopaedic doctors
3 sessions on weekly bases
NWAFH – Tabuk – KSA

25 Nov.-16 Dec. 2010 -Clinical Skills Course for Family Medicine Doctors
NWAFH – Tabuk – KSA

24 Mar. 2010 -Imaging in SCD & Thalassemia “update”
Hereditary Hemolytic Anemia Symposium
NWAFH – Tabuk – KSA

24-28 Jan 2010 -Arab health conference (medical imaging) by Cleveland clinic
Dubai – UAE

17 June 2009 -Transcranial Doppler course by Medical Professionals – France
Grand Hayat Dubai

10 June 2009 -One Day Thromboembolism Symposium
North West Armed Forces Hospital, Tabuk, KSA

04 May 2009 -Vitamin D, Bone and Beyond, Conference at

02 Apr. 2009 -Extended FAST course,
National Guard Riyadh

30 Mar. – 2 Apr. 2009 -RSSA 2009
Jeddah, KSA (21 accr. H.)

24-25 Mar. 2009 -Breast Cancer Symposium
NWAFH, Tabuk, KSA (12 accr. H)

6-10 Mar. 2009 -ECR 2009
Vienna, Austria (20 accr. H)

31 Mar. – 3 Apr. 2008 -RSSA 2008
Jeddah KSA (21 accr. H)

7-11 Mar. 2008 ECR
Vienna Austria

16 May 2007 New Trends in MRI & CT Imaging
RSSA Jeddah

09 – 12 Apr. 2007 3ed RSSA Annual conference (30 accredit H.)

21- 24 Jan. 2007 9th international MRI course (30 accredit H.)
Riyadh Military Hospital – Riyadh – KSA

09-10 Jun. 2006 Symposium on Diagnostic Imaging,
Syrian Radiological Society, Assad university hospital, Damascus, Syria

11-13 Apr. 2006 Second annual meeting of Radiology Society of Saudi Arabia
(23H accredit by Saudi council)
King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah KSA

23 Jan. 2006 Basic Life Support (provider course)
Prince Khaled Bin Sultan Medical Education Center, North West Armed Force Hospital Tabuk KSA

24 Apr. 2005 First breast cancer symposium PKBS
one day symposium (6H. accredit by Saudi council) NWAF

07 Oct. 2004 Workshop of leadership in healthcare
One day workshop organized by the NWAFH

18-21 Apr. 2004 The 5th United Arab Emirates Diagnostic Imaging Conference
Abu-Dhabi U.A.E

12 May 2004 Workshop on Cool-Tip Radio Frequency Ablation
International Symposium on Hepatocellular Carcinoma, National Guard Hospital Riyadh KSA

11-12 May 2004 1st International Symposium on Hepatocellular Carcinom
National Guard Hospital Riyadh KSA

21-24 Sep. 2003
The International Symposium on Recent Advances in MRI and CT Scan
King Abdulaziz National Guard Medical City, Jeddah KSA

27th Aug. 2003 Basic Life Support (provider course)
Prince Khaled Bin Sultan Medical Education Center, North West Armed Force Hospital Tabuk KSA

23rd Apr. 2003 Symposium on severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
North West Armed Force Hospital, Tabuk,  KSA

30th Mar. 2003 Workshop on Ultrasound in Obstetric
North West Armed Force Hospital,  Tabuk, KSA

25-26 Feb.2003 First course of MEDICAL ETHICS
North West Armed Force Hospital,  Tabuk,  KSA

8-10 May 2002 Sixth congress of the Syrian Society of Radiology and
Third Francophone Meeting of Medical Imaging (Middle East), Damascus University – SYRIA

3-6 May 2001 Sixth Francophone Seminar (abdominal&urinary ultrasound) under GREF
Lattaqia university – SYRIA

17-21 May 2000 Second Francophony Meeting of Medical Imaging (Middle East)
Under GREF Armed Force Hospital, Damascus SYRIA

18-21 Oct. 1999 The First International Correlative Radiology Pathology Course
At Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital , Riyadh , K S A

20-22 May 1998 First Francophony Meeting of Medical Imaging (Middle East)
Under the GREF, Assad University Hospital ,Damascus, SYRIA

09-19 Feb. 1998 Training on Doppler ultrasound
University Hospital, St. Etienne, FRANCE

7 Nov 1996 Second Saudi-American Symposium for Surgery
Under the care of Jeddah & Madina National Hospitals – Al Madina.

25-16 May 1996 The Seventh Annual Meeting of the National Working GroupU
Under the care of: College of Medicine & King Khaled University Hospital – Jeddah.

6th Mar 1996 Medical Diagnostic Imaging for the 21st Century
Held at King Fahd Hospital – MOH – Jeddah.

25-26 Jan 1995 Symposium on Mammography
By the College of Medicine and King Khaled University Hospital – Riyadh.

19-20 Oct 1994 The International Symposium on Spine & Spinal Cord Surgery
Held at Medina King Fahad Hospital – Al Medina.

2nd Nov 1994 Saudi American Symposium of Organ Transplantation
Organised by: Jeddah & Madine National Hospitals.

29 Nov – 1st Dec 1993 Clinical Application Training in General Electric Sonochrome
CFM V3 Ultrasound System held in King Khaled National Guard Hospital – Jeddah.

1-5 Nov 1991 Journées Française et Journées Francophone de Radiologie,
By French Society of Radiology – France, Paris.

2-3 June 1988Urinary Radiology Symposium
By Pr. Tran-Minh Academy of Lyon – France – Lyon.

7-10 Dec 1988 Initiating and Perfection Course in Computerized- Tomography
Organised by Montpellier University – France.