Dr. Halah Ibrahim
Dr. halah ibrahim hassen Associate Professor of Practice Medical Sciences

Contact Information
halah.ibrahim@ku.ac.ae (02) 312 5423


Dr. Halah Ibrahim is an internist and educator involved in postgraduate and undergraduate medical education in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Before moving to Abu Dhabi in 2008, she was a clinician educator in lower Manhattan. She completed her internship and residency at The New York Hospital- Cornell Medical Center (currently New York Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell). She is a graduate of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Ibrahim is involved in medical education research, with a focus on competency-based training and international medical education reform. Her current work focuses on palliative care and end-of-life education and communication.

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • New York Hospital- Cornell Medical Center

Research Interests
  • Medical Education
  • Palliative Care

Research Staff and Graduate Students:

Leen Oyoun Alsoud Research Associate
Cynthia Al Hageh Post-Graduate Fellow