Dr. Foroodi is a Canadian Hospitalist physician, having recently moved to Abu Dhabi. Prior to her move to the UAE, she was working in a 450-bed tertiary academic health sciences centre. She has additional expertise as a clinical educator, in oncology, palliative care and co-management of trauma patients.
Academically, she has held part-time faculty positions at two distinguished universities in Canada as a Clinical Instructor, both in the undergraduate and postgraduate training level. She has served as an examiner for the College of Family Physicians of Canada.
Dr. Foroodi has led the establishment of a de novo hospitalist program in a large community hospital. Further, she has been a Provincial Representative for her field of medicine at the National level with the College of Family Physicians of Canada.