Rania Abusamra Abdel Karim Dr.

Specialities
Paediatric Pulmonology
Paediatrics
Languages
English, Arabic

Core competencies

  • Asthma and chronic cough
  • Para pneumonic effusion 
  • Cystic fibrosis 
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic lung disease of prematurity 
  • Interstitial lung disease 
  • Congenital lung disorder 
  • Sleep breathing disorder 
  • Sleep study PSG / PG 
  • Non-invasive ventilation and long term ventilation at home 
  • Flexible bronchoscopy    

Profile

Nationality
British
Summary
Dr Rania Abusamra has a total of 15 years’ experience in paediatrics within the United Kingdom. She undertook her subspecialty training in paediatric respiratory at Cambridge University Hospital. She has been working as a consultant in Paediatric Respiratory at King's College Hospital, London for the past five years. She has undertaken paediatric training at a number of London's leading hospitals, including Great Ormond Street Hospital, Royal London Hospital, St George's Hospital and St Thomas' Hospital. Dr Abusamra obtained her medical degree from Al-Quds University in Jerusalem. Dr Abusamra offers expertise in respiratory specialist clinics for difficult asthma, cystic fibrosis, sleep breathing disorder and long-term ventilation at home. She was the lead for the non-Invasive ventilation for children service at King's College Hospital.

She has several publications and has been a speaker in a number of international conferences. Dr Abusamra has a special interest in teaching and was a lecturer for the King's College London advanced paediatric MSc courses. Dr Abusamra has also initiated several programs to work with cystic fibrosis NGO's and patients in Jordan and Palestine.

Qualification

MBChB, FRCPCH, HERMES, CCT (UK)

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