Manuela Di Martino
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Prof. Abdallah Raweh
Vice Rector, Cardiac SurgeonRead More
Cardiac surgeon UK 🇬🇧
An esteemed and admired Professor, Abdallah Raweh has been at the pinnacle of Cardiac Surgery for over a decade throughout Europe, USA and UAE 🇦🇪
His high profile role as President of the Emirati-Italian Friendship Association for a decade, and the Director of the London Core Review Cardiothoracic Surgery Course for Arab Countries, has seen Professor Raweh at the forefront of his field throughout the world.
Professor Raweh is the Vice-Rector at UCM Higher Education Institution in Malta and Swiss Campus Ludes in Lugano, Switzerland, and is a recipient of prominent awards and acclaim from many distinguished bodies, including the Red Crescent UAE and the Dubai Health Authority.
In addition, Professor Raweh has received an award in the Lombardia Region in Italy in recognition of his lead of the Italy-Emirati Friendship Association, an award from the DIHAD (United Nations) for his devotion to his cardiac surgery charity missions, and an award from the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, USA for his research into cardiac surgery.
His humanitarian surgery missions to Arab and African countries have been widely celebrated, including by then Prime Minister of Italy, Silvio Berlusconi and His Holiness, Pope Francis.
A proud recipient of a ‘Degrees Honoris Causea’ from Santa Fe University, USA, Professor Raweh has been awarded the Medal of Honor from the University of Foreigners of Perugia, recognising him as a most eminent representative of the international scientific community.
Professor Raweh has a range of published scientific articles in medical journals including The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, and has been recognised for his contributions to the review of articles in the revered publication, The Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Professor Raweh is also a distinguished member of The Royal Society of Medicine, The General Medical Council, and Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland. He is an esteemed colleague of the Italian Medical Council, Emirates Medical Association, Swiss Medical Association, European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery, the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, the Italian Institute of Research and Healthcare (IRCCS), and the Society of Heart Valve Disease, USA.
Professor Raweh’s vast academic qualifications and pioneering research spans many years, in leading universities from around the world, including Italy, the Netherlands, USA and Spain. He is the Scientific Advisor to the University of Bari, Italy, and a Middle East Partner of Medtronic, a global leader in medical philanthropy. He has worked as a Cardiac Surgeon in Bologna, Italy, a Consultant Cardiac Surgeon at Polclinico San Donato, Milan, Italy, and currently works in the UK.