Dr. Arif Faquih
Dr Arif Moinuddin Faquih MBBS, DCH, MD, IBCLC
Consultant Neonatologist, Latifa Women & Children Hospital, Dubai, UAE
Dr Arif Moinuddin Faquih is a Consultant Neonatologist, practicing at LAtifa Women and Children’s Hospital, Dubai. He is a Fellow of The International Medical Science Academy (IMSA), a Senior Lecturer Neonatology, Faculty of Pediatrics, Dubai Medical College for Girls, Dubai, UAE, an Instructor on the Neonatal Resuscitation Provider Course and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.
Importantly, he has been instrumental in setting up, organizing and evaluating the successful Newborn Hearing Screening Program within Latifa Hospital. In addition, he has been responsible for the Organization of Neonatal Care (Level I, II and III) and NICU design at Latifa Hospital, Organizing Neonatal Transport services, Directing all issues related to the Baby Friendly Hospital initiative including promoting and supporting breastfeeding and implementing Kangaroo Mother Care in the NICU and at Home. His facility is Utilizing the Vermount Oxford Database to improve Neonatal Care, and he actively promotes the goal of achieving shortened length of stay in the NICU.