Dr. Hafis Ibrahim is a consultant neonatologist working at the Corniche Hospital in Abu Dhabi. He graduated from India in 1996 and underwent post graduate training in paediatrics from the prestigious Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh. He subsequently moved to the UK in 2001 and has worked in various hospitals around the UK and subspecialised in neonatology, obtaining his CCT in 2009. Subsequently he worked as a consultant neonatologist at the Liverpool Women’s Hospital which was then the largest neonatal unit in Europe.
His main interests other than clinical neonatology includes medical research, medication safety, quality improvement and infection control. He has led many quality improvement projects during his career. He has multiple publications in peer reviewed journals and has presented at national and international meetings. He currently works as one of the consultant neonatologists at Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi where he leads on medication safety in newborn infants and is also the chair of the hospital infection control committee.