Dr. Victoria Sheward

Paediatric Cardiac Intensivist

Dr. Victoria Sheward

Paediatric Cardiac Intensivist


Dr Victoria obtained her medical degree from Guy's and St Thomas's Medical School in London in 2003, where she graduated with Honours amongst the top 6 medical students in her final year. She also undertook a Bachelor of Science Degree (Honours) in Endocrinology in 2000. She went on to complete 7 years of training in General Paediatrics in and around London, and obtained Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health in 2007. Dr Victoria commenced a further 4 years of specialist training in Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine in London, and achieved CCM in PICM in 2014. She completed fellowships in ECMO (extracorporeal membranous oxygenation) at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, as well as Paediatric Aeromedical Retrieval in New South Wales, Australia. Dr Victoria was appointed as a PICU consultant at Great Ormond Street Hospital in 2014, before moving to take a substantive consultant role as a cardiac PICU consultant at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London, in 2015. From 2018 to 2022, Dr Victoria worked as a cardiac PICU consultant at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City Hospital, Abu Dhabi, before moving to Al Jalila Children's Hospital, Dubai, in early 2023.

Professional Background

Medical School

1997 - 2003
Guy's and St Thomas' Medical School, London


2010 - 2013
Evelina London Children's Hospital, London
2003 - 2010
London Hospitals, London


2013 - 2014
Cardiac ICU and ECMO Fellowship, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London

Work Experience

2014 - 2014
Consultant, PICU, Great Ormond Street Hospital
2015 - 2018
Consultant, Cardiac PICU, Royal Brompton Hospital
2018 - 2022
Consultant, Cardiac PICU, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates

800 AJCH (8002524)
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