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Dr. Manal Al Halabi

Paediatric Dentist

Dr. Manal Al Halabi

Paediatric Dentist

Biography

Dr. Manal Al Halabi is Consultant Paediatric Dentist at Al Jalila Children's and obtained her dental degree from the University of Jordan in Amman and her Certificate of Specialty Training in Pediatric Dentistry and Master of Oral Biology from the University of Maryland at Baltimore in the USA.  Dr. Manal is certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.  She is currently an Associate Professor and Chair of the Pediatric Dentistry Department at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine, Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences.  Her experience includes academic positions with Boston University and the University of Maryland as well as private clinical practice.  Her research interests include oral health of patients with special needs, traumatic dental injuries, dental education and biological caries management in primary teeth. Dr. Manal has published numerous scientific publications in high ranking peer reviewed medical and dental journals.

Clinics / Department

Professional Background

Medical School

1996 - 1998
Master's in Oral Biology, University of Maryland at Baltimore, USA
1985 - 1990
University of Jordan

Residency

1996 - 1998
University of Maryland at Baltimore, USA

Fellowship

1998 - 2000
University of Maryland at Baltimore, USA

Work Experience

2012 - Present
Chair, Master of Science Program in Pediatric Dentistry, Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine (HBMCDM)
2001 - 2006
Paediatric Dentist, Greater Maryland Dental Partners ,Columbia, Maryland, USA
2001 - 2002
Paediatric Dentist, Angel Dental Care, Catonsville, Maryland, USA
1999 - 2001
Paediatric Dentist, Westminster Dental Specialists, Westminster, Maryland, USA
1998 - 2002
Paediatric Dentist, Frederick County Health Department, Frederick, Maryland, USA
1998 - 2001
Clinical Fellow, University of Maryland at Baltimore
1996 - 1998
Paediatric Dentistry Resident, University of Maryland Dental School, The James Lawrence Kernan Hospital
2018 - Present
Chair of Curriculum Committee (HBMCDM)
2017 - Present
Committee Member, Educational Committee, International Academy of Paediatric Dentistry
2014 - Present
Board Member, Emirates Pediatric Dentistry Club
2010 - 2012
Chair, Postdoctoral Program in Pediatric Dentistry. Assistant Professor, Boston University Institute for Dental Research and Education — Dubai
2010 - 2012
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University, Boston Massachusetts
2008 - 2010
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Boston University Institute for Dental Research and Education - Dubai
2008 - 2010
Chair of the Outcomes Assessment Committee, Boston University Institute for Dental Research and Education - Dubai
2007 - 2008
Paediatric Dentist, Tower Dental Clinic, Dubai Healthcare City

Languages Spoken

English, Arabic

Achievements Career Highlights

Certified, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Member of the American College of Diplomates of Pediatric Dentistry

Licensed pediatric dentist, Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners, USA

Educational Committee member, International Association of Paediatric Dentistry

Member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Member of the Standardized Record Committee of the International Association of Dental Traumatology


Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates

800 AJCH (8002524)

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