Dr. Abdulla Aljneibi is a UAE National Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist who graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and then completed his general pediatric residency and pediatric endocrinology fellowship at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. He holds a certificate from the American Board of Pediatrics and a clinical fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology in Toronto.
He has 12 years of experience in paediatric endocrinology. He had previously worked at Burjeel Hospital and in the governmental sectors, including Zayed Military Hospital and the Mushrif Children’s Specialty Centre (SEHA).
Dr. Aljneibi holds a Master’s degree in both Public Health and Healthcare Administration. He had multiple governmental initiatives in the past; he was chairing the childhood diabetes task force at the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi, where he contributed to creating the childhood diabetes guideline. He also chaired the childhood obesity committee at the Abu Dhabi Educational Council and was an active member of the Abu Dhabi Childhood Obesity Prevention task force.
Besides his clinical experience, Dr. Aljneibi is active in research with publications in many international medical journals. He is a co-investigator in the UAE Healthy Future Study, led by NYU Abu Dhabi. This most important cohort study seeks to determine the risk factors of cardiovascular diseases among UAE Nationals.