Dr. Shakir Hussain

Specialist, Pathology & laboratory medicine
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Dr. Shakir Hussain, M.B.B.S. is a specialist hematopathologist in the department of pathology and laboratory medicine at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.

With over three decades of robust experience, Dr. Hussain specializes in the domains of hematopathology, transfusion medicine and clinical hematology. Additionally, he is licensed by numerous distinguished medical bodies, including the British Society of Haematology (BSH), the Emirates Society of Hematology (ESH), the American Society of Hematology (ASH) and the Emirates Medical Association (EMA). Outside of his clinical practice, Dr. Hussain has been teaching hematology as an adjunct clinical lecturer at Gulf Medical University since 2008. He is licensed by both the Abu Dhabi Department of Health (DoH) and the Medical Council of Rajasthan, India.

Doctor can help with

  • Hematopathology
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Clinical chemistry
  • Coagulation
  • Flow cytometry
  • Immunohistochemistry


  • Member - British Society of Haematology (BSH)
  • Member - Emirates Society of Hematology (ESH)
  • Member- American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • Member - Emirates Medical Association (EMA)

Licences and certifications

  • Licensed, Department of Health (DoH), Abu Dhabi
  • Licensed, Medical Council of Rajasthan, India

Training and work experience

  • Specialist, pathology & laboratory medicine

    Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), UAE

  • Specialist, pathology & laboratory medicine

    Al Mafraq Hospital, UAE

  • Adjunct clinical lecturer, hematology

    Gulf Medical University (GMU), UAE

  • Clinical pathologist

    Al Ghazali Specialized Medical Center, UAE

  • Clinical pathologist

    Zahedan University of Medical Sciences - Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Iran

  • Senior demonstrator of pathology

    Sardar Patel Medical College, India

  • Registrar (resident doctor), residency in pathology

  • Rotatory clinical internship


  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) in pathology

    SMS College - University of Rajasthan, India
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.)

    SMS College - University of Rajasthan, India

Awards and recognitions

  • Loyal employee award (2013)

    Al Mafraq Hospital, UAE
  • First place prize in poster presentation (2013)

    3rd Biennial Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Update
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