Dr. Bassam Mahboub
Consultant and Head
Pulmonary Medicine and Allergy and Sleep Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Chest Disease
University of Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
He is American and Canadian Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonology, Allergy, and Immunology. He graduated from The University of British Columbia in Internal Medicine in 2001 and then continued to get his Fellowship in next two years in “Allergy and Immunology” from the University of Toronto which was expanded for another two years on fellowship in “Respiratory and Adult Pulmonary”.
When he came back to Dubai in 2006, he was appointed as Asst. Medical Director and Head of Residency Training Program in Ministry of Health. Soon after he assumed his position as Asst. Professor in University of Sharjah. He was then upgraded to Associate Professor. He eventually joined DHA/ Rashid Hospital in January 2008 as Consultant of Respiratory and Pulmonary Unit; and was promoted as Head of the Unit after one month only.