WHY UNIVERSAL HOSPITAL

We have a team of highly talented and experienced multinational medical professionals who speak our patient’s local language thus not making language as a barrier. Universal Hospital believes in paperless culture and has integrated all the departments through a hi-tech IT system that reduces the patient waiting time and allows them to get a smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr. Ziad Rida

CONSULTANT – PULMONOLOGY AND SLEEP MEDICINE
Qualifications - MD, CES (France), CESAM (France), Diploma in Sleep Medicine, Diploma in Medical Carcinology

EDUCATION

- Master of Science – Clinical Pharmacology from CHU Amiens Hospital, France (1996).
- Master of Science – Medical Informatics from CHU Amiens Hospital, France (1995).
- Master of Science – Biostatistics and Modelisation from CHU Amiens Hospital, France (1994).
- Biostatistics Course from CESAM Centre d’Enseignement de la Statistique Appliquée à la Médecine, Paris, France (1993).
- Diploma in Medical Carcinology from Gustave Roussy Institute of Oncology, France (1993).
- Diploma in Sleep Medicine from Paris Descartes University, France ( 1992).
- Certificat d’études spécialisée (CES) in Chest Diseases from University of Picardie Jules Verne, Amiens, France (1988).
- MD from the University of Aleppo, Syria (1980).

EXPERIENCE

- Consultant at Universal Hospital, Abu Dhabi (2015-present).
- Consultant Chest Physician at St Denis’ Teaching Hospital, France (1996- 2015).
- Director of the Sleep Disorders Unit at St Denis’ Teaching Hospital, France, where he also taught Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine (2008-2014).
- Consultant at the Chronic Respiratory Failure Association in Amiens, France (1992-1996).
- Senior registrar in Amiens’ university hospital , France (1988-1996).
- Teaching and Research experience (1999-2012).

CLINICAL SPECIALTIES

- Chest Diseases.
- Asthma.
- Tuberculosis.
- Intensive Care.
- Sleep Disorders.
- Postgraduate teaching and director of last year medical student’s doctoral theses.

Dr. Ziad Rida

CONSULTANT – PULMONOLOGY AND SLEEP MEDICINE