Dr. Rola Ahmad Alzir


Dr. Rola Ahmad Alzir is Senior Specialist Neonatologist at Al Jalila Children’s and trained in Neonatology/Perinatology through a fellowship at Corniche Hospital Abu Dhabi from 2013 to 2015.

Dr. Rola graduated from DMCG 2003 – Dubai, UAE. After an internship at the Jordan Islamic Hospital, Amman, from 2002 to 2004, she had a transitional year at the Paediatric Oncology Department at the King Hussein Cancer Centre (KHCC) from 2005 to 2006. She joined the Dubai Residency Training Programme (DRTP) 2006-2010 and has attained the Arab Board Certificate of Paediatrics.

Dr. Rola worked at the Ministry of Health (MOH) /Al-Qassimi Hospital, Sharjah and Zahra hospital, Sharjah, before joining a fellowship in neonatology. She has one publication and has attended PAS meetings on a yearly basis . She also runs hospital-based ventilation workshops. Her expertise includes management of cases of Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE), and Therapeutic Hypothermia (TH), Neonatal Cranial Ultrasonography and Functional ECHO. She is also an expert in different neonatal ventilation modes.

Professional Background
Dubai medical college for girls
Internship, Jordan- Amman
2006- 2010
Dubai Residency Training Programme
Corniche Hospital- Abu Dhabi
King Hussain Cancer center, Amman– Jordan
Zahra Hospital, Sharjah
Al-Qassimi Hospital
Al Jalila Children's Hospital

Languages Spoken

English, Arabic

Achievements Career Highlights

NRP instructor since 2013

BLS instructor since 2018

Appointed as Secretary for Emirates Medical Association (EMA) , Pediatric-Neonatal Division

Qualified Arab Board of Pediatric 2011

Qualified Arab Board of Neonatal Perinatal 2015

Member of the Jordanian association for medical specialization since 2004


      Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates
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