Faculty & Staff

Dean of College of Medicine

Prof. Manda

      

Dr. Manda Venkatramana

Vice Chancellor Academics
Dean, College of Medicine
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Designated Institutional Official, Thumbay University Complex LLC
Consultant Surgeon, Thumbay Hospital

Contact:
deangmc@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1348

Associate Deans

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Dr. Salah Eldin Kassab

Associate Dean Academics
Professor of Physiology and Medical Education

Contact:
kassabse@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333

Head of Departments

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Dr. Nelofar Sami Khan

Head – Department of Biomedical Sciences
Professor of Biochemistry

Contact:
neloferkhan@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1314

Dr. Shatha Saeed Hamed Al-Sharbatti

Professor & Head of Community Medicine Department

Contact:
shatha_alsharbatti@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1229

Dr. Ehab Esheiba

Head of Clinical Science Department
Consultant, Cardiology

Eraky

   

Dr. Mohamed Mostafa Al-Eraky

Head – Department of Health Professions Education
Program Director – Masters in Health Professions Education (MHPE)
Associate Professor of Medical Education

Contact:
dr.aleraky@gmu.ac.ae

Program Directors

  

Dr. Salem Chouaib

Vice Chancellor Research
Program Director – PhD in Precision Medicine
Professor of Cancer Immunology

Contact:
salem.chouaib@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1740

Eraky

   

Dr. Mohamed Mostafa Al-Eraky

Program Director – Masters in Health Professions Education (MHPE)
Associate Professor of Medical Education

Contact:
dr.aleraky@gmu.ac.ae

Dr. Jayadevan Sreedharan

Program Director – Masters in Public Health (MPH)
Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Contact:
drjayadevan@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1325

preetha

   

Dr. Preetha Jayasheela Shetty

Program Director – Bachelor of Biomedical Science (BBMS)
Associate Professor of Cytogenetics & Molecular Biology

Contact:
dr.preetha@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1259

tatjana

     

Dr. Tatjana Ille

Program Director –  Higher Diploma in Pre-Clinical Sciences (HDPCS)
Head Department of General Education
Professor of Biostatistics & Research Methodology

Contact:
prof.drtatiana@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1511

Phase Directors

   

Dr. Ramya Rathan

Associate Professor of Anatomy
MD Phase I Director

Contact:
dr.ramya@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1631

Dr. Janita Rita Trinita Pinto

Associate Professor of Microbiology
MD/MBBS Phase II Director

Contact:
dr.pjanita@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1318

Dr. Pankaj Lamba

Clinical Assistant Professor Ophthalmology
MD/MBBS Phase III Director

Contact:
dr.pankaj@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 05353

Program Coordinators

Dr. Farah Azhar

Masters in Medical Education
Program Coordinator – Masters in Health Professions Education (MHPE)

Contact:
dr.farah@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1684

Dr. Anusha Sreejith

Assistant Professor of Demography
Program Coordinator – Master in Public Health (MPH)

Contact:
anusha@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1633

Dr. May Khalil Ismail

Associate Professor of Biochemistry
BBMS Year 1 Coordinator

Contact:
dr.maykhalil@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1319

   

Dr. Sovan Bagchi

Professor of Physiology
BBMS Year 2 Coordinator

Contact:
dr.sovan@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1689

   

Dr. Razia Khanam

Professor of Pharmacology
BBMS Year 3 Coordinator

Contact:
drrazia@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1310

Dr. Nazeerullah Rahamathullah

Assistant Professor of Microbiology
BBMS Year 4 Coordinator

Contact:
dr.nazeer@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1316

Dr. Sunil Kumar Bylappa

Clinical Lecturer of Pathology
BBMS Clinical Laboratory Training Coordinator

Contact:
dr.sunilkumar@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1626

    

Dr. Rania Faouzi Zaarour

Associate Professor of Cell Biology
Senior Researcher at Thumbay Research Institute
Coordinator – PhD in Precision Medicine

Contact:
dr.rania@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1734

Staff

Mr. Mirza Muhammad Shakeel

Executive Secretary
College of Medicine

Contact:
mirza@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1348

Ms. Sunaina

Ms. Sunaina Bijas

Coordinator, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Contact:
sunaina@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1512

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Mr. Muhammad Ibrahim

Secretary
Phase I MD Program

Contact:
m.ibrahim@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1312

Mr. Sunil Raghunandanan

Secretary
Phase II MBBS

Contact:
sunil.r@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1212

Mr. Celso Amigo Viernes

Secretary
Phase III – MBBS

Contact:
celso@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 05354

Mr. Santhosh Kumar

Secretary
SSMC – College of Medicine

Mrs. Mariyam Siddhika Mirza

Secretary Community Medicine & General Education

Contact:
siddhikamirza@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1223

Head of Department

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Dr. Nelofar Sami Khan

Head – Department of Biomedical Sciences
Professor of Biochemistry

Contact:
neloferkhan@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1314

Faculty

Dr. Faten Mahmoud Ali Diab Ali

Professor of Medical Physiology

Contact:
dr.faten.m@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1311

Dr. David Christopher Morgan Taylor

Professor of Medical Education & Physiology

Contact:
prof.davidtaylor@gmu.ac.ae

Prof. Mayssah El Nayal

     

Dr. Mayssah El Nayal

Professor of Clinical Psychology and Personality

Contact:
+971-67431333

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Dr. Dalia Ali Gaber

Associate Professor of Medical Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Contact:
dr.dalia@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333

Dr. Asif Ali

Associate Professor of Pathology

Contact:
dr.asif@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1714

Dr. Nermine Nosseir

Associate Professor Anatomy

Contact:
dr.nermine@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333

Dr. Eman Hassan Ibrahim Hassanein

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Contact:
dr.eman@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1264

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Dr. Miral Nagy Fahmy Salama

Assistant Professor of Anatomy

Contact:
dr.miral@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1307

Dr. Noha Kamal Abdmomen Mohamed Marzook

Assistant Professor of Chemical & Clinical Pathology

Contact:
dr.noha@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1448

Dr. Salma Naqvi

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Contact:
dr.salma@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1476

Dr Ghada

   

Dr. Ghada Elsayed Mostafa Elgarawany

Assistant Professor of Physiology

Contact:
dr.ghada@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1730

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Dr. Raefa Abou Khouzam

Assistant Professor of Genetics, Molecular & Cellular Biology

Contact:
dr.raefa@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1331

Dr. Sapna Shevade

Assistant Professor of Anatomy

Contact:
dr.sapna@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1656

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Dr. Pallav Sengupta

Assistant Professor in Physiology

Contact:
dr.pallav@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1766

Dr. Doaa Mostafa AlEraky

Assistant Professor of Microbiology

Contact:
dr.doaa@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333

    

Dr. Abid Shaheer Karanghadan

Lecturer & Lab In-charge, Biochemistry
Class Coordinator, Year 1 HDPCS Program

Contact:
abidshaheer@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1403

Teaching Assistants

Dr. Liju Susan Mathew

Lecturer, Anatomy

Contact:
dr.lijususan@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1308

Dr. Mohammad Mesbahuzzaman

Lecturer, Pathology

Contact:
dr.mmesbahuzzaman@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1416

Dr. Sana Fathima

Lecturer, Pathology

Contact:
dr.sanafathima@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1407

Ms. Aswathy Nandakumar

Lecturer, Microbiology

Contact:
aswathy@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1732

Dr. Mehzabin Ahmed

Teaching Assistant, Instructor

Contact:
mehzabinahmed@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1298

Dr. Alireza Amin

Teaching Assistant, Clinical Tutor

Contact:
dr.alireza@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1731

Dr. Farah Azhar

Teaching Assistant, Clinical Tutor

Contact:
dr.farah@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1684

Laboratory Assistant

Ms. Sanaa Abdul Jabbar Mustafa

Lab Technician

Contact:
sannajm@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1251

Staff

Ms. Sunaina

Ms. Sunaina Bijas

Coordinator, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Contact:
sunaina@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1512

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Mr. Muhammad Ibrahim

Secretary
Phase I MD Program

Contact:
m.ibrahim@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1312

Mr. Sunil Raghunandanan

Secretary
Phase II MBBS

Contact:
sunil.r@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1212

Head of Department

Dr. Shatha Saeed Hamed Al-Sharbatti

Professor & Head of Community Medicine Department

Contact:
shatha_alsharbatti@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1229

Faculty

Dr. Jayadevan Sreedharan

Program Director – Masters in Public Health (MPH)
Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Contact:
drjayadevan@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1325

tatjana

     

Dr. Tatjana Ille

Program Director –  Higher Diploma in Pre-Clinical Sciences (HDPCS)
Head Department of General Education
Professor of Biostatistics & Research Methodology

Contact:
prof.drtatiana@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1511

Dr. Jayakumary Muttappallymyalil

Assistant Professor in Community Medicine
Chairperson Community Engagement

Contact:
dr.jayakumary@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1621

Dr. Anusha Sreejith

Assistant Professor of Demography
Program Coordinator – Master in Public Health (MPH)

Contact:
anusha@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1633

Staff

Mrs. Mariyam Siddhika Mirza

Secretary Community Medicine & General Education

Contact:
siddhikamirza@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1223

Head of Department

Dr. Ehab Esheiba

Head of Clinical Science Department
Consultant, Cardiology

Surgery & Subspeciality Unit

General Surgery

Dr. Mohamed Sobhy Badr Sobei

(HOD)
Clinical Lecturer, Surgery

Prof. Manda Venkatramana

Vice Chancellor Academics
Dean, College of Medicine
Clinical Professor of Surgery

dr-sam

Dr. Ashish Sam Enos

Clinical Lecturer, Surgeon

Pediatric Surgery

Prof. Hossam Hamdy

Chancellor, GMU
Clinical Professor, Pediatric Surgery

Orthopedics

Dr. Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik

(HOD)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopedics

Dr. Amit Chaturvedi

Clinical Lecturer, Orthopedics

Dr. Mohammad Kamel Elsayed Ibrahim

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, Orthopedics

Urology

Dr. Ihsan Ullah Khan

(HOD)
Clinical Lecturer, Urology

Dr. Satyabrata Garanayak

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, Urology

Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)

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Dr. Rohini Jose

Specialist ENT

Ophthalmology

Dr. Pankaj Lamba

Clinical Assistant Professor Ophthalmology

Internal Medicine & Subspeciality Unit

Internal Medicine

Dr. Kiran Kumar

(HOD)
Clinical Lecturer, Internal Medicine

Prof. Mahir Khalil Ibrahim Ibrahim

Clinical Professor, Internal Medicine

Dr. Shaikh Altaf Basha

Clinical Lecturer, Internal Medicine

Dr. Banikantha Das Sarkar

Internal Medicine

Dr. Mais Mamoon

Specialist, Internal Medicine

Dr. Neha Arora

Specialist, Internal Medicine

Dr. Ani Purushothaman

Specialist, Internal Medicine

Gastroenterology

Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Nabil Abdaziz Elshobary

(HOD)
Clinical Lecturer, Gastroenterology

Dr. Shailesh Kumar

Consultant & Clinical Assistant Professor, Gastroenterology

Cardiology

Dr. Ehab Esheiba

(HOD)
Consultant, Cardiology

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Dr. Karim Ghannem

Specialist Cardiologist

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Dr. Sony Manuel M.

Specialist Cardiologist

Pulmonology

Dr. Mohamed Saifeldin Abdelrahaman Mohamed

(HOD)
Specialist, Pulmonology

Dermatology

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Dr. C. Vijay Krishna

Specialist Dermatology

Obstetrics & Gynecology Unit

Dr. Amal Hassan Ismail

(HOD)
Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Prashanth Hegde

Clinical Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Kasturi Anil Mummigatti

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Shanthi Therese Fernandes

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Wajiha Ajmal

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Fauzia Zahid

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Surayyo Negmatova

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Zulekha Mohammed

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Shameema Asif Muhammed

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Eman Abdelrahman Abdelbaki Ibrahim

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Sudha Mathur

Clinical Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Pediatrics Unit

Dr. Osama Elsayed Rezk Elassy

(HOD)
Consultant & Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Dr. Fozi Abozaid Dakilah

Consultant & Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatric Neonatology

Dr. Ignatius Edwin DSouza

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, Pediatrics

Dr. Eiman Ahmed Mohammed Elshokafy

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, Pediatric NICU

Dr. Rimzim Gupta

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, Pediatrics

Dr. Amal Moustafa Mohamed Edrees

Clinical Lecturer, Pediatrics

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Dr. Nathan Ramamoorthy

Specialist, Pediatrics & Neonatology

Anesthesiology Unit

Dr. Hisham

(HOD)

Dr. Ravindra Rupchand Barve

Clinical Lecturer, Anesthesiology

Radiology Unit

Dr. Arundeep Arora

(HOD)
Clinical Lecturer, Radiology

Dr. Salma Fathy Abdel Kader Mohamed Gheit

Clinical Assistant Professor, Radiology

Dr. Munira Ali

Clinical Lecturer, Radiology

Dr. Nermeen Mohammed

Specialist Radiologist

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Dr. Manika Wadhwa

Specialist Radiologist

Staff

Head of Department

Eraky

   

Dr. Mohamed Mostafa Al-Eraky

Program Director – Masters in Health Professions Education (MHPE)
Associate Professor of Medical Education

Contact:
dr.aleraky@gmu.ac.ae

Faculty

Prof. Hossam Hamdy

Chancellor, GMU
Clinical Professor, Pediatric Surgeon

Contact:
chancellor@gmu.ac.ae

Dr. David Christopher Morgan Taylor

Professor of Medical Education & Physiology

Contact:
prof.davidtaylor@gmu.ac.ae

    

Prof. Hesham Fathi Marei

Dean, College of Dentistry
Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Contact:
prof.hesham@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1421

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Dr. Salah Eldin Kassab

Associate Dean Academics
Professor of Physiology and Medical Education

Contact:
kassabse@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333

   

Prof. Walid Shaaban Moustafa Elsayed

Associate Dean Academics
Professor of Oral Histopathology

Contact:
dr.walidshaaban@gmu.ac.ae
+971 6 7431333 Ext: 1329

   

Dr. Pooja Narain Adtani

Chairperson, Department of Basic Medical and Dental Sciences
Assistant Professor of Oral Histopathology

Contact:
dr.pooja@gmu.ac.ae
+971 6 7431333 Ext: 1382

   

Prof. Sura Ali Ahmed Fuoad Al- Bayati

Chairperson, Department of Diagnostic and Surgical Dental Sciences
Professor of Oral Medicine

Contact:
dr.sura@gmu.ac.ae
+971 6 7431333 Ext: 1404

Dr. Shatha Saeed Hamed Al-Sharbatti

Professor & Head of Community Medicine Department

Contact:
shatha_alsharbatti@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1229

   

Dr. Ramya Rathan

Associate Professor of Anatomy
MD Phase I Director

Contact:
dr.ramya@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1631

Professional Staff

Dr. Farah Azhar

Masters in Medical Education
Program Coordinator – Masters in Health Professions Education (MHPE)

Contact:
dr.farah@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1684