Specialty: Pediatrics

Hospital: King’s College Hospital London, Dubai

Dr Harikumar Nair is a consultant neonatologist with more than fifteen
years of experience in Neonatology, including more than nine years as
consultant. He qualified in 1992 from Alleppey Medical College and
continued his training in Paediatrics and Neonatal medicine in the UK. As
part of his training in the London Deanery, he gained experience from many
esteemed institutions in London including Kings College Hospital, St
George’s Hospital and St Thomas Hospital and obtained CCT in 2011. Dr
Nair received MRCPCH (UK) in 2001 and became a fellow of the royal
college of Paediatrics and Child health (FRCPCH UK) in 2020.

Dr Nair completed his research on respiratory mechanics and respiratory
muscles in ventilated children, working at the department of Asthma, Allergy
and Lung Biology at Kings College London from 2003 to 2006. He has
published several articles in peer reviewed journals including the American
Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Paediatric Pulmonology,
European Journal of Paediatrics, and the British Journal of Intensive care. Dr
Nair has also presented his findings at international conferences including
the European Respiratory Society congresses and American Thoracic
Society conference.

Dr Nair has special interest in Neonatal mechanical ventilation, neonatal
respiratory illnesses, and neonatal nutrition. He strongly believes in
family-oriented and multi-disciplinary approach in providing high quality care
for neonates and infants. Dr Nair is committed to teaching and training
trainee paediatricians and medical students and has done so successfully for
many years in the UK.