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Dr. Rommana Mehdi

MBBS, Resident in Internal Medicine (PGY1)

Objectives

  • Providing primary, comprehensive and continuous health services to individuals, families and communities.
  • Providing cost effective preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative health services to individuals, families and communities.
  • Participating in implementing evidence based practice guidelines and continuous medical education programs.
  • To obtain the Arab Board of Medical Specializations Certification in Internal Medicine.

Work History

Oct 2016present

RESIDENT PHYSICIAN (PGY1)

Department of Internal Medicine, Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, U.A.E.

Post-graduate Residency Program.

Apr 2015Sep 2016

GENERAL PRACTITIONER

Medwin Medical Center, Dubai, U.A.E.

Practiced independently as a General Physician; treated acute and chronic cases related to General Medicine, General Pediatrics, Travel Medicine and Women's Health. Provided preventive care and health education to patients. Dealt with minor emergencies requiring IV fluids and medications, sutures, wound dressings and removal of foreign bodies, made referrals when required.

Sep 2015Sep 2016

SCHOOL DOCTOR

Dovecote Nurse

Performed two-hourly visits twice a week where I conducted a General Examination of all the children and also treated minor accidents/injuries, made referrals when required.

Jan 2016Sep 2016

SCHOOL DOCTOR

Dovecote Green Primary School

Performed two-hourly visits twice a week where I conducted a General Examination of all the children and also treated minor accidents/injuries, made referrals when required.

Sep 2014Mar 2015

RESIDENT

Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, Lucknow, India

Resident Doctor in the Department of Emergency Medicine. Catered to all the emergency and trauma cases; performed/assisted in tracheostomies, suturing and would dressings, dealt with cases of poisoning, and various aspects of medical and surgical emergencies.

Jul 2013Aug 2014

INTERN

Dubai Health Authority

Compulsory rotatory internship/Housemanship in the Departments of Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Accident & Emergency. Electives done in Infectious Disease Unit and Plastic Surgery.

Education

Oct 2016present

POST-GRADUATE RESIDENCY PROGRAM (PGY1)

DUBAI HEALTH AUTHORITY

Post-graduate Year 1

Aug 2008May 2013

MBBS/MBBCh

DUBAI MEDICAL UNIVERSITY

Bachelor's course

Sep 2007Jun 2008

A LEVELS CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS

THE OXFORD SCHOOL, DUBAI

In Physics, Chemistry and Biology

Sep 2006Jun 2007

IGCSE CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS

THE OXFORD SCHOOL, DUBAI

in English, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Management and Computer Studies

Skills

Communication

 Excellent communication skills and history taking.

Clinical

Conducting comprehensive Clinical Examinations, inserting IV lines, arterial lines, ABG, ventilation and intubation, suctioning, nasopharyngeal RSV collection, throat swab, wound swab, PR and PV examination, IM injection, insertion of Foleys catheter, infiltration of wounds with local anesthesia, debridement of wounds and basic suturing. Assisted in surgeries during the surgical rotation, including laparoscopic appendectomies, cholecystectomies, colectomies/hemicolectomies, laparotomies, incision and drainage procedures.

Management
  • Head Girl at the Oxford School, Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Organizer at Dubai Medical College workshops.
Computer

Usage of Microsoft Office and SAM systems.

Interpersonal

I am a driven, goal-oriented, hard working, enthusiastic, friendly, keen, helpful and disciplined person, I enjoy team work and have the determination to work on my own initiative.

Certifications/Trainings/Workshops

29 January 2016

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) at Canadian Hospital, Dubai, organized by the Emergency Care Training Center, Dubai.

14 December 2015

Basic Life Support (BLS) at Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai, U.A.E.

07 March 2015

EMSTREX Pre-entry Examination at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Al Ain, U.A.E.

01 March 2015

GP licensing Exam.

04 December 2014

FMGE/MCI screening examination

July 2013-January 2014

Cardiology Workshop Lectures at Rashid Hospital, Dubai.

July 2012-August 2012

Clinical Attachment in the Department of Medicine  at Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, Lucknow, India .

02 February 2012

Basic Life Support workshop at the University of Sharjah, U.A.E.

July 2008-July 2009

International Computers Driving License (ICDL); usage of Microsoft Office, at Dubai Medical University, Dubai, U.A.E.

January 2009

ABC Trauma Workshop at the 6th international GCC conference, in Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, organized by UAE University, Al Ain, U.A.E .

July 2010 - August 2010

Clinical Attachment in the Departments of Medicine and Orthopedics  at Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, Lucknow, India .

August 2010

Summer Training at CSM Medical University, Lucknow, India

Researches

Jan-May 2009

Vitamin D Receptor Gene Polymorphism and its Association with type 2 Diabetes Mellitus under supervision of Dr. Neveen Hemimi.

Jan-May 2010

5-HT2A receptor Gene Polymorphism and its Association with Stress in Healthy Medical Students under supervision of Dr. Marwa Khalil -published in the International Journal of Medicine .

Jan-May 2012

Prevalence of  Anemia amongst Type 2 Diabetics attending Primary Health Care under supervision of Dr. Samia Farghaly.

Presentations

07-09 Apr 2009
Poster Presenter at the ICCC in Dubai, U.A.E. for my research: Vitamin D Receptor Gene Polymorphism and its Association with type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

25-27 Apr 2010
Poster Presenter at the Emirates Critical Care Conference 2nd Asia Africa WFSICCM Conference in Dubai, U.A.E. for my research: 5-HT2A receptor Gene Polymorphism and its Association with Stress in Healthy Medical Students for which I won the ‘’Ibn Sinna Award’’.

Oct 2013
Presentation on Brief Psychotic episode during my rotation in the Psychiatry Department in Internship.

31 January 2017

Presentation on Lupus Vulgaris/Cutaneous TN during my Infectitious Disease Unit rotation in the first year of my Residency program.

CMEs/Events attended

  • 19 Nov 2008  8th Inter-College Public Speaking Competition 2008
  • 16-17 Dec 2008  5th Dubai International Conference for Medical Sciences (7 credit hours)
  • 18-21 Jan 2009  6th International Scientific Conference for Medical Students in the GCC countries
  • 26-27 Feb 2011  1st UAE International Genetic Metabolic Conference (17 CME credits)
  • 14-17 Mar 2011  4th PAN Arab Human Genetic Conference and the Human Genome Meeting 2011 (25.15 CME credit hours)
  • 18-21 Apr 2012  World Congress of Cardiology Scientific sessions (18 CME credits)
  • 06-07 May 2012  E.M.M.S. 6th UAE Medical Students Conference
  • 26 May 2012   DMC Medical Education Symposium
  • 10-12 Dec 2012   UAEU 7th Dubai International Conference for Medical Sciences (18 CME credits)
  • 21-25 July 2013   Interns’ Induction Program by Dubai Health Authority (23 Credit Points)
  • 31 Oct 2013  Clinical Key: The importance of Evidence Based Medicine (2 Credit Points)
  • 16 Jun 2014   3rd Septic Shock Management, Principles and Updates (6 CPDs) 
  • 24 August 2014   Health Educational Symposium 
  • 6 Jan 2015   3rd Annual Athar Summit
  • 8th September 2015 Dermatology Symposium at Saudi German Hospital (4 CMEs)
  • 12th September 2015 Sespis ICU Club Meeting (3 CMEs)
  • 30th October 2015  Diabetes Today Conference (4.5 CMEs)
  • 14th December 2015  Basic Life Support (BLS) workshop (4.5 CMEs)
  • 14 Jan 2016 Bariatric Surgery a multidisciplinary approach Symposium, Al Zahra (6 CMEs)
  • 20 Jan 2016 1st Critical Care Conference at Saudi German Hospital, Dubai (5 CMEs)
  • 29th January 2016  Paediatric Advanced Life Support  (PALS) course (14 CMEs)
  • 25 Feb 2016 1st Stroke Symposium at Saudi German Hospital, Dubai (5 CMEs)
  • 10 & 11 March 2016 Current trends in Paediatric and Maternal Health (12 CMEs)
  • 29th October 2016  UAE Thrombosis Forum 

Languages

  • Hindi - native language
  • Urdu - native language
  • English - fluent in speaking, reading and writing with proficiency; IELTS score of 8/9

Personal Details

Residence   Dubai, U.A.E.

Nationality    Indian

Date of birth   24th September 1990

Status   Single

Emirates ID  No.  784-1990-2594861-5

Driving license No.    1871981

Passport No.   N1828748

References

  • Dr. Jamila Bin Adi - Head of Internal Medicine Department, Internal Medicine Program Director, DHA, Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Dr. Samra Khan - SSR Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine Program co-Director, DHA, Dubai, U.A.E. 
  • Dr. / Prof.  J. Muscat Baron - Cardiologist and Clinical Dean of Dubai Medical Unviersity
  • Dr. / Prof. Mohammed Galal El Din - Pre-clinical Dean  and Professor of Anatomy at Dubai Medical University.
  • Dr. / Prof. Mahmoud Hassan Marashi - Head of the Academic Department of Medicine at Dubai Medical University
  • Dr. / Prof.  Abdul Jabbar M Salih - Head of the Academic Department of Surgery at Dubai Medical University
  • Dr. Farzana Mahdi - Head of Academic Department and Trustee at Era's Lucknow Medical College and Hospital, Lucknow, India.
  • Dr. Naji Mahmoud - Consultant Accident and Emergency, Rashid Hospital Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Dr. Firas Jafar - Consultant Accident and Emergency, Rashid Hospital Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Dr. Zafar Mohammad - SSR General Surgery Department at Rashid Hospital, Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Dr.Golnaz Owji - Orthodontist & Medical Director at Medwin Medical Center, Dubai, U.A.E.
  • Dr. Ramzina Mahamood - MBBS, HCML, MBA (UK) - Business Development Manager, Medwin Medical Center, Dubai, U.A.E.