Dr. Rahul Prasad Sinha

Paediatric Neurologist

Dr. Rahul Prasad Sinha

Paediatric Neurologist

Biography

Dr. Rahul Sinha is a Paediatric Neurologist at Al Jalila Children’s and board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in addition to being a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Rahul received his medical degree from the Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Romania with distinction and was ranked first in his class. He was awarded a gold medal for academic excellence. Dr. Rahul is a Diplomate of American Board of Pediatrics and a Diplomate of American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with special qualification in child neurology. 

He completed his general paediatrics residency at Flushing Hospital Medical Center, New York, and a paediatric neurology fellowship training from Duke University Medical Center, North Carolina, US. Dr. Rahul also has a master’s degree in Public Health (MPH) with distinction from Hofstra University, New York, USA.

Dr. Rahul’s clinical interest includes treating patients with epilepsy, stroke, headache, developmental delay and more. He believes in delivering compassionate, quality care in patient centre medical home model. His research interest includes drug trials to bringing new therapies available to our children, telemedicine, optimizing health care delivery model and public health. Dr. Rahul has been a member of Child Neurology Society, USA; American Academy of Neurology, USA; American Medical Association, USA; New York Academy of Medicine, USA and American Academy of Pediatrics, USA.

Clinics / Department

Professional Background

Medical School

2003-2009
Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania, European Union
2013-2014
Masters of Public Health Hofstra University, New York, USA

Residency

2011-2014
Pediatrics Flushing Hospital Medical Center, New York, USA

Fellowship

2014-2017
Pediatric Neurology Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, North Carolina, USA

Work Experience

2018
Paediatric Neurologist at Al Jalila Children’s

Achievements Career Highlights


Diplomate of American Board of Pediatrics

Diplomate of American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with special qualification in child neurology

American Academy of Neurology 2017 Resident Scholarship Meeting Award, USA

Certificate of Achievement Awarded by Hofstra University, New York, USA, 2014

Pediatric Trainee’s Night In recognition of your oral presentation. Awarded by New York Academy of Medicine, NY, USA, 2014

Travel Award Eastern Society of Pediatric Research, USA, 2014

Merit Scholarship awarded by Hofstra University, New York, USA, 2013 and 2014

Sef de Promotie/ Rank 1, awarded for highest GPA during Medical School education; Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania, European Union. 2009

Studentulanului / Student of the year: Awarded by Pfizer Pharmaceuticals & V.I.P. Romania- Non Government Organization for academic and research excellence. 2008

Scholarship of Merit awarded by Ministry of Education, Government of Romania for academic excellence. 2006, 2007 and 2008

Research & Publications

  1. Why early diagnosis is crucial in treating meningitis in children

    https://www.khaleejtimes.com/why_early_diagnosis_is_crucial_in_treating_meningitis_in_children

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates

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