Faculty & Staff

Dean of College of Medicine

Dr. Manda Venkatramana

Vice Chancellor Academics
Dean, College of Medicine
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Consultant Surgeon, Thumbay Hospital

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

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

Dr. David Christopher Morgan Taylor

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

Contact:
prof.davidtaylor@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

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Dr. Preetha Jayasheela Shetty

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

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

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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

Program Coordinators

   

Dr. Ramya Rathan

Assistant Professor of Anatomy
MD Phase I Coordinator

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

Dr. Janita Rita Trinita Pinto

Assistant Professor of Microbiology
MBBS Phase II Coordinator

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

Dr. Pankaj Lamba

Clinical Assistant Professor Ophthalmology
MBBS Phase III Coordinator

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

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

Assistant 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. Suman Kapoor

Associate Professor of Molecular Biology and Microbiology

Contact:
dr.suman@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1718

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Dr. Dalia Ali Gaber

Associate Professor of Medical Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Contact:
dr.dalia@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

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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

Dr. Muhammad Ali Rajput

Assistant Professor Pharmacology

Contact:
dr.muhammadali@gmu.ac.ae
+971-67431333 Ext 1256

    

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

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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

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Dr. Elsayed Abdelfattah Elsayed Elzayat

Associate Dean Clinical Sciences
Professor of General & Vascular Surgery

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. Faisal Ameer

Clinical Assistant Professor, Plastic Surgery

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Dr. Ashish Sam Enos

Clinical Lecturer, Surgeon

Pediatric Surgery

Prof. Hossam Hamdy

Chancellor, GMU
Clinical Professor, Pediatric Surgery

Dr. Mufique Gajdhar

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery

Orthopedics

Dr. Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik

(HOD)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopedics

Dr. Amit Chaturvedi

Clinical Lecturer, Orthopedics

Dr. Brijesh Puthalonkunath Valsalan

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)

Dr. Layth Talib Naji Al- Ani

(HOD)
Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, ENT

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Dr. Tambi Abraham Cherian

Specialist ENT

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Dr. Meenu Cherian

Specialist ENT

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Dr. Rohini Jose

Specialist ENT

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Dr. Fouzia Moidu

Specialist ENT

Ophthalmology

Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Wassfi

Consultant & Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology

Dr. Poornima Shadaksharappa

Specialist, Ophthalmology

Dr. Pankaj Lamba

Clinical Assistant Professor Ophthalmology

Dr. Nandini Sankaranarayanan

Specialist 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

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Dr. Salwa Abdelzaher Mabrouk Ibrahim

Consultant Internal Medicine and Clinical Professor

Dr. Banikantha Das Sarkar

Internal Medicine

Dr. Mais Mamoon

Specialist, Internal Medicine

Dr. Neha Arora

Specialist, Internal Medicine

Dr. Rajashree Ganesh

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)
Specialist, Cardiology

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Dr. Mubarack Valiyakath

Specialist Cardiologist

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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

Dr. Atiya Anjum

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, 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. Mawahib Abd Salman Al Biate

Clinical Professor, 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. Pushpa Bhimani

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. Swati Rajesh Malap

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. Ajit Gadekar

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, Pediatric NICU

Dr. Rimzim Gupta

Specialist & Clinical Lecturer, Pediatrics

Dr. Amal Moustafa Mohamed Edrees

Clinical Lecturer, Pediatrics

Dr. Mohamad Almasoute

Clinical Lecturer, Pediatrics

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Dr. Malak Shaheen

Consultant, Pediatrics & Neonatology

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Dr. Nathan Ramamoorthy

Specialist, Pediatrics & Neonatology

Anesthesiology Unit

Dr. Hisham

(HOD)

Dr. Arun Kumar Muthu Subramanian

Clinical Lecturer, Anesthesiology

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

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Dr. Ann Abdelaziz

Specialist Radiologist

Dr. Nermeen Mohammed

Specialist Radiologist

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Dr. Manika Wadhwa

Specialist Radiologist

Staff