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Dr. Eva Simkova

Paediatric Nephrologist

Dr. Eva Simkova

Paediatric Nephrologist

Biography

Dr. Eva Simkova is Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist at Al Jalila Children’s. Dr. Simkova graduated from Charles University in Prague, and prior post-graduation, obtained a Diploma in Paediatrics, and then specialized in Nephrology and Paediatric Nephrology. Post training, she worked for more than 10 years at the University Hospital Motol in Prague as Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist and latterly as the Head of Paediatric Dialysis Unit.

In 2006 she joined the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Belfast as a Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist and in 2011 she accepted a position as Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist at Dubai Hospital and as Senior Lecturer at the Dubai Medical College where she worked until joining Al Jalila Children’s.

During her career, Dr. Simkova has taken part in many multi-centre studies on renal transplant and chronic renal failure in children, and is currently involved in PodoNet, IPPDN and aHUS registry. Dr. Simkova has many manuscripts in peer reviewed medical journals. Her major interest is the treatment of chronic renal failure in children, especially peritoneal dialysis.

Clinics / Department

Professional Background

Medical School

1978-1984
Charles University, Prague, Czech RepublicMD

Residency

1988
Prague, Czech Republic, Diploma in Paediatrics

Fellowship

1996
Prague, Czech Republic, Diploma in Nephrology and Paediatric Nephrology

Work Experience

2011-2016
Dubai Hospital, DHA, UAE Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist
2006
Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children Belfast, Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist
1999-2000
Mercy Hospital, Cork, Republic of Ireland Senior House Officer, Paediatrics
1996-2006
University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist

Languages Spoken

English, Czech

Achievements Career Highlights

Dr. Simkova has taken part in many multi-centre studies on renal transplant and chronic renal failure in children.

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates

800 AJCH (8002524)