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Senior Consultant Emergency Medicine - Qatar - Gulf Region

Consultant - Emergency Medicine - Qatar
Ref: 4255 Date Posted: Thursday 13 Jul 2017
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We have a unique opportunity for highly motivated, skilled and enthusiastic Senior Consultants in Emergency Medicine.  

Our client, a newly built, ultra-modern clinical and research facility in Qatar, is looking for Emergency Medicine Physicians to join its Paediatric service in 2017 or 2018.

This inpatient facility will open in the first quarter of 2018.  It's mission is to provide world class maternity care for between 6,000 and 10,000 deliveries per year, as well as full service paediatric sub-specialty care for the children of Qatar. 

Job Summary

The Senior Consultant Emergency Medicine is responsible for the delivery of high quality evidence-based care; effective and efficient diagnosing, managing and treating all patients placed under the role holder’s care. The Senior Attending Physician Emergency Medicine makes recommendations, orders appropriate therapeutics and diagnostics as per the patient’s diagnosed condition. The Senior Attending Physician Emergency Medicine is also responsible for providing guidance to less experienced colleagues.  

Qualifications and Experience required

  • MD Degree or equivalent;

  • Completion of a residency program with specialty experience or training in Emergency Medicine or Paediatrics from an accredited Western Board;

  • Board Certification in Paediatrics or Emergency Medicine;

  • Completion of a Fellowship in Paediatric Emergency Medicine would be beneficial;

  • 8 years' of post certification / residency in clinical care or education in the relevant field;

  • 3 years' in an academic leadership role;

  • Research, Education or Administration experience;

  • Valid professional license in the country of origin or country of practice in the specialty area;


Qatar is one of the wealthiest countries in the world, and is located on the east coast of the Arabian Peninsula. The country is pressing ahead with ambitious social, economic and infrastructure development plans and will invest tens of billions of pounds in developing its infrastructure over the next 10 years with rapid population growth driving demand for accommodation, medical and education services. The country provides a safe and family-friendly expatriate lifestyle, with an excellent range of shops, restaurants, museums, cultural events, world-class universities and social and sporting clubs and facilities.

Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we understand that it can also be daunting and time consuming. With this in mind, not only will we assist you throughout the application, interview and offer process, once you have accepted a position we also have a dedicated registrations team who will guide you through the medical licensing and visa process to ensure your transition is as smooth as possible.


If this sounds like the perfect job you can apply using the blue button below. Or if you’d like to find out more about this job or have an informal chat, please get in touch with us:

Annie Nicholson

Managing Consultant (Gulf)

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5251 LinkedIn