Ali Halabi


   MB,BS, School of Medicine, University of Jordan, 1984, Amman/Jordan
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of Glasgow (Pediatrics) -1989
   Residency training in Pediatrics (4 years) – Royal Jordanian Medical Services- Finished Dec 1989
Jordan Medical Council Pediatric Specialty Certificate -1989
Fellowship In Pediatric Cardiology (2 years) – Southampton University Hospitals – Finished July 1994
Fellowship of the Royal College of Pediatrics & Child Health (FRCPCH) - 2006                                      


Nov 1995- Present

Pediatric Cardiology Clinic- Private Sector – Amman
Privileges in The four main hospitals in Amman as Interventional Pediatric
Cardiologist ( The Senior Pediatric Cardiologist)


Nov 2022-present
2008- 2009

Teaching staff member of the three main residency programs in Private
Sector hospitals in Amman
Teaching Staff (Ass Professor) Yarmouk University- School of Medicine
Part time commitment At Abdali –Clemansou hospital- Amman
Teaching Staff in Pediatric Cardiology (part time) – Mouta University-Jordan


Trainer for Amplatzer Pediatric transcatheter closures for the Middle east
& North Africa

July 1994- Oct 1995

Full time Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist – Islamic Teaching Hospital-Amman

July 1992-July 1994

Pediatric Cardiology Fellow – Southampton University General Hospital-UK

March1990- July1992

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics – Jordan University of Science & Technology
- Jordan

Jan 1986- Dec1989
July1985- Dec 1985
July 1984- June 1985                                            

Pediatric Resident – Royal Medical Services- Jordan
Field Physician- Royal Medical Services –Jordan
Rotating Internship – Jordan University Hospital


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT / Conferences and workshops

  • Participated in local, regional and international conferences as speaker and workshop supervisor

In different Pediatric Cardiology topics for Pediatricians & Pediatric Cardiologists

  • Faculty member of the Pediatric Interventional  Cardiology Symposium (PICS-AICS)
  • Scientific Committee member of many regional & international Pediatric & Pediatric Cardiology Conferences


  • Royal College of Physicians of Glasgow (Membership since 1989)
  • Royal College of Pediatrics & Child Health (Fellowship since 2006)
  • Jordan Pediatric Society
  • Jordan Medical Association




   MANAGER & SENIOR CONSULTANT                                                                    NOV 1995–PRESENT

  • Running the service in a busy practice, which is referral for the private practice all over Jordan. This includes clinical and diagnostic procedure assessment, family and patient counseling , deciding on the need and urgency of hospital admission, and managing the financial relations with different insurance companies




  • Taking calls for pediatric cardiac emergencies in the main three private hospitals in Amman
  • Covering consultations for all of the three hospitals.
  • Performing and analyzing all diagnostic cardiac tests available in the hospitals including transthoracic echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, table tilt testing, MRI, Cardiac CT, and cardiac catheterization.
  • Doing all types of pediatric and adult congenital cardiac interventions.
  • Taking care of congenital heart disease patients preoperatively & postoperatively, and following those patients up as outpatients.
  • Teaching pediatric residents, interns & medical students in the pediatric departments of the three hospitals ( all hospitals accredited by Arab Medical Council & Jordan Medical Council and affiliated to Jordanian Universities).


  • Supervising & mentoring Pediatric Cardiologists in all countries of the Middle East & North Africa

during workshops of varying durations to train them on all transcatheter procedures using the Amplatzer  devices. Approximately 20 workshops were organized annually.


  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics – Jordan University of Science & Technology- March 1990-July1992
  • Pediatric Cardiology Fellow (2 years) – Southampton University Hospitals – Finished July 1994
  • Teaching Staff in Pediatric Cardiology (part time) – Mouta University-Jordan- 2008-2009
  • Ass. Professor of Pediatrics – Yarmouk University – Nov 2022- till now


  • President of the Jordan Pediatric Society for seven years – till 2020
  • Member of the Jordanian National Immunization Technical Committee for seven years
  • President of the Pan Arab Congenital Heart Disease Association for four years.
  • General Secretary  of the scientific committee of the Jordan Medical Association for four years
  • Member of the International Pediatric Association (IPA) steering committee for three years