Asma Al Nuaimi
Asma Ali Sultan Khalifa Anoon Al Nuaimi
MBBS, FAAP, FRCPC, FCCP, EMHCA, MSc (Healthcare Ethics and law)
Consultant Paediatric Pulmonologist
Citizenship Emarati UAE
Postal Address P.O. box 47607,
Abu Dhabi UAE
Email Address Asmaa.firstname.lastname@example.org
HAAD License GD11676
Telephone: Residence: +9712 5560222
Mobile: +971 50 6477767
2013- December Master of medical ethics and law at the Royal College of Surgeon Ireland –Medical University of Bahrain
2011-April Executive Master in Health care Administration (EMHCA), Zayed University .UAE
2009-May recognized honouree Fellow of the American college of chest physicians, FCCP
2006- September Subspecialty certificated in Paediatric Respirology at the Royal College of physicians and Surgeons of Canada ,FRCPC
2005-May Canadian board in general paediatrics and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Paediatrics (FRCPC)
2004-October American board in general paediatric
Fellow of the American Academy of Paediatrics (FAAP)
1992-1999 MBBS- Bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery. Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, UAE University.
1992 High school graduation ,Aysha Um Al moumineen School , Abu Dhabi UAE ,grade 95.4 %
Deputy CMO – Zayed Military Hospital ,Sept 2015 –June 2016
Head of Paediatric department at Zayed Military Hospital April 2011 till Oct 2013 ,
May 2015-May 2016
Consultant Paediatric Pulmonologist at Zayed Military Hospital November 2006-July 2016
Consultant General paediatrician coverage at Zayed Military Hospital 2006- July 2016
– Part time paediatric pulmonologist at Sheikh Khalifa Medical city 2008 till –July 2016
Full time pediatric Pulmonologist at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City ( seconded from ZMH ) July 2016 till now
– Paediatric Intensive care fellow at Alberta Children’s Hospital, June 2006-September
– Paediatric Respirology Fellow at Alberta Children’s Hospital,July 2004 – June 2006.
– General Paediatrics Residency at Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary .Canada 2001-2004.
– Medical house officer in the Paediatric department at Zayed Military Hospital 2000-2001.
– Internship training 1999-2000 in Surgery, internal Medicine, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and gynaecology, psychiatry, and family medicine 1999- 2000.
As a paediatric pulmonologist
4-Pulmonary function test performance and interpretations.
5-Assessing patients in the Sleep clinic’s interpretation and sleep lab evaluation
7- Difficult intubations
2013 Awarded Abu Dhabi best clinical performance award
2012 Awarded by the military medical services crops for best academic achievement.
2012 Sheikh Fatima Bent Mubarak award for special award at Zayed University for excellence in academic achievement
2005 Sheikh Rashid Al Maktoom award for educational achievement.
1991 sheikh Hamadan Rashid Almaktoom award for educational achievement
1988 Sheikh Hamadan Rashid Al Maktoom Award for educational
1986 Shankar international award silver middle for best artistic drawing
1- Co investigator The prevalence and incidence of colon cancer in UAE, 1998.UAE Medical School public health
2- Co investigator “Does the general practitioner know enough about psychiatry?” , 1994.UAEuniversity , medical school
3- Currently working on a research project, assessing the adequacy of inhalation technique in Asthmatic children when they use 2 different inhaler devices.
4- Case report of a patient with rare pulmonary venooclusive disease awaiting publication.
5- Case report of using Glue to close Tracheoesphageal fistula, awaiting publication
6- Dual loyalty of the military physician , RCSI thesis part of master in ethics and law
7- different administrative projects on IT and HR part of the master in administration at Zayed University that were researched and implemented as local projects at Zayed military hospital
Attendee of regional, national and international general Paediatric and Paediatric Respirology meetings
(1)- Tropical Medicine Course, Cairo, Egypt. 1994
(2)- First Paediatric CME course in Al-Ain, UAE 2000
(3)- 2nd Emergency Medicine conference in RAK, UAE, February 2001
(4)- The 11thPaediatric Infectious Disease conference, Feb, 2002, Banff, Alberta.
(5)- The Canadian Paediatric Society Lifelong Learning in Paediatrics Feb 5-8, 2003, Banff, Alberta.
(6)- CPC 80th Annual Meeting (Canadian Paediatric Society annual meeting). Calgary, June 2003.
(7)- Paediatric Update course, New Orleans, Louisiana. USA, April30-May 2nd 2004.
(8)- 5thPaediatric Bronchoscopy Course, London, England, November.2004.
(9)- ATS 100 Th (American thoracic society conference), San Diego, California, June, 2005
(10)- Flexible bronchoscopy course, Cincinnati, Ohio .September 2005.
(11)- 24th Annual Conference on Sleep disorders in infancy and childhood, January 26-28, 2006. Rancho Mirage, California.
(12)- Paediatric critical care course, Virginia, USA, March 2006.
(13)- ATS 101, San Diego, California, May 2006.
(14)- CIPP VI (conference in international Paediatric pulmonary), Montreal, Canada, July 2006.
(15). 3rd GSPR meeting, February 28-March 1st. Muscat 2007. , presenter and co chair
(16)-ICPP-3 (international course on Paediatric pulmonary) April 12-14 -2007, NICE. France
(17).PREP, the course, Minneapolis, June2007
(18)-CIPP VII (conference in international paediatric pulmonary), Nice, France March28-April 1st 2008.
(19) th GSPR meeting, April 28th , 2008, Doha Qatar., co founder , presenter and co chair
(20) ATS,Toronto, Canada, May 16-22, 2008.
(21) Paediatric Emergency Medicine, February 12-15, 2009,Orlando ,FL.USA
(22) First international Paediatric and Adolescent Sleep disorders Course and symposium, 4-6th April 2009, Riyadh,KSA , co chaired the paediatric sessions
(23) American college of chest physician Chest , October 31-Nov 5th, San Diego 2009 , attended FCCP award ceremony
(24). Arab Health , 3rd middle east paediatric conference ,January 26-27 th 2010 . co chaired the paediatric pulmonary session
(25). ATS , New Orleans ,May 14-19.2010
(26). Arab paediatric pulmonary Association, second annual congress ,Beirut .Lebanon 24th-26 th November , 2010 , speaker and co chair
(27).Minor surgery course , Royal college of general practioners, London .UK 16-17 ,February 2010.
(28)ERS annual congress Spain 18-22 September,2010 , case presentation
(29) .1st paediatric flexible bronchoscopycourse ,King Faisal Specialist hospital KSA. 21-23 February2011, co chair and instructor
(30). .Prep the course ,Minneapolis,USA ,September 10-14, 2011
(31). 11th international congress on paediatric Pulmonology, June 30-July 2nd 2012 ,Bangkok. Thailand
(32). ERS, September 1-5 , 2012 , Austria
(33). PaediatricMechanical Ventilation workshop, 25-26 th, September, 2012 in Riyadh at king Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, KSA
(34) Asthma management standards and Update, April 21 , September 25th 2012 in Abu Dhabi , speaker
-PALS 2001, 2003, 2010,2014 ,2016
-BLS 2001, 2006 ,2010,2014,2016
-EPLS 2007 ,2009
khalifa hospital for paediatric residents 2007,2008
Presentations during Residency training
1- Critical aortic stenosis (case presentation and review of stat of art management).
2-Cardiomyopathies in Children (part of residents’ regular teaching).
3-Pulmonary Embolism in children (literature review).
4- HUS in children (Nephrology rotation).
5-Typhoid fever (ID rotation).
6-Autism in Down syndrome (Developmental rotation).
7-Lactose intolerance in children (GI rotation)
8-Type 2 diabetes in children (Endocrine rotation).
9-PFIC type II (case presentation and review of literature) in Sheikh Khalifa Hospital during elective rotation .2002
Presentations during Pulmonary Fellowship training
1– PediatricHaemosiderosis (cross Canada rounds, January 2005)
2- Journal Club (Review of SARS experience in Canada and Hong Kong, cross Canada rounds, September, 2004)
3- Post BMT pulmonary complications (literature review).
4- Updates on Cystic Fibrosis Pathophysiology.
5- Review of the latest Management Guidelines on the management of Empyema.
6- Hepatopulmonary syndrome, case presentation and discussion.
7- Pulmonary hypertension, focus on treatment options and review of the literature
8- SIDS, review of the latest research.
9- Review of the latest classification of interstitial lung disease in paediatrics.
10-Scoliosis and lung function.
11- RSV outbreaks in NICU, telehealth presentation across south Alberta health care facilities, June 2006.
12-Omalizumab (anti IgE) and exhaled Nitric oxide assessment presented in a tele-health cross Canada round in May 2006.
Presentations in UAE
1- Obstructive Sleep Apnea in children, Sheikh khalifa Hospital, for the paediatric department, September, 2007.
2-Interstitial lung disease in infants, case presentation and review of recent classification at tel conference across GCC, Feb 2008
3-Pediatric Asthma, 1stpaediatric Pulmonary Symposium March 2008.
4-Control of paediatric Asthma 2ndpaediatric pulmonary Symposium 2009
5-Pediatric Status Asthmaticus, part of the Emirates Society paediatricsday,
6- Congenital Lung Malformations, teaching for the residents at SKMC, July 2008
7-pediatric Asthma and OSA lectures at the medical school at Al Ain, UAE University 2009
8-Bronchectasis in children, at Gulf thoracic Conference, Abu Dhabi, 2010
9- Respiratory Assessment in children at the first child health promotion symposium, Abu Dhabi, 2010.
10- Asthma the disease burden 2011
11- Assessment of paediatric Asthma control , part of HAAD Asthma guideline courses , April 2012, September 2012
12- Cystic Fibrosis in UAE , at SKMC 2014
13- Asthma teaching course Excellence of Pediatric international meeting at Dubai 2015
14- Updates in Cystic Fibrosis Mangemnt in UAE at Gulf thoracic confrence 2015
15-Review of Cystic Fibrosis in the region at CCAD pulmonary confrence , Abu Dhabi , 2015
Was a an organizing committee chair for
The following conferences:
I did chair the paediatric pulmonary sessions at the Arab Health congress in Dubai in the years 2009, 2010, 2012 ,2014,2015
Respiratory at Alberta Children’s Hospital.
J Member of the medical board committee at the UAE armed forces June 2010 till January 2012
1992-1996 Female Medical Students Representative, Faculty of medicine and health science at UAE University
2008-06till-8-2010 UAE Paediatric Arab Board co-chair
1-Canadian Paediatric Society, 2001-present
2-American Academy of Paediatrics, 2001-present
3-American Thoracic Society 2005-present
4-European Respiratory Society 2005- present
5-Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (FRCPC), 2005-present
6-GSPR – co founder of the Gulf society of Paediatric respiratory 2006- present, + administrative secretary
7-FCCP, fellow of the American college of chest physicians 2009 –present
8-APPA, co founder of the Arab Paediatric pulmonary Association 2010 till present