Positions

Overview

  • Assistant Professor Pediatric Pulmonologist at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA. Experienced in Translational and Clinical Research of Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases. HIs research focuses on factors affecting lung and pulmonary vascular development and pulmonary complications of Sickle Cell Disease. He has American Board certification in Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology. He is also Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, London. He is Board Certified by the Arab and Jordan Boards in Pediatrics. He has strong clinical and education achievements in pediatric pulmonary medicine.
  • Research Overview

  • Dr. Saadoon Alishlash's interests include studying the factors that affect lung development in children. His laboratory also investigates the pulmonary complications of sickle cell disease, pulmonary hypertension in children, effects of vitamin D deficiency on lung structure and function. He also has multiple publications about pediatric asthma, exhaled nitric oxide, cystic fibrosis microbiome, flexible bronchoscopy and pneumomediastinum in children.
  • Teaching Overview

  • He is also actively involved in the education of medical students, pediatric residents and pediatric pulmonary fellows.
  • Full Name

  • Ammar Saadoon Alishlash