Nidal Shawish

Dr. Nidal Shawish Consultant Physician

Years of Experience : 15

Nationality : Jordan

Languages Known : Arabic, English



Dr. Nidal Shawish is a Board-Certified Emergency Medicine Consultant with an MBA from the University of Manchester-AMBS, UK. Dr. Nidal has excellent clinical expertise in emergency medicine with special interests in emergency cardiology, critical care, and trauma management. Dr. Nidal is has special interest in clinical education, given his background in Academic Residency training at Jordan University Hospital in Jordan. During his previous experience, He has led many successful improvement projects in the emergency departments at prestigious Middle Eastern institutions like Sheikh Khalifa Medical City and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, focusing on business success operations, Process and Quality improvement along being working as an emergency physician. During his last work experience, Dr. Shawish’s leadership skills were proven in leading the emergency department and multiple hospital Committees as well, which led to improved operational and care quality outcomes. Furthermore, he is Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certified, which speaks volumes about his commitment to operations and process improvement. Dr. Shawish’s previous academic contributions as an Assistant Professor at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Jordan University Hospital Faculty Teaching Assistant, and multiple life support courses past instructor further enrich his profile. His healthcare business-related interests lie in healthcare strategy operations improvement and innovation for achieving promising outcomes in delivering high-quality patient care. Dr. Shawish’s personal interests are socialization and networking, golfing, reading books. He lives with his family in Abu Dhabi. Dr. Nidal is excited and eager to see how his multifaceted expertise will contribute to Burjeel Medical City and Burjeel Holdings.

Awards & Achievements

  • Professional-Related Multiple Medical Conferences Speaker
  • Best Employee Award: Technical – Physicians Expats Category – Year of 2018
  • Abu Dhabi Healthcare Services Company SEHA. Abu Dhabi, UAE

Education & Training

  • Master of Business Administration, Global MBA, University of Manchester - AMBS, UK, December 2020
  • Jordanian Board of Accident and Emergency Medicine, JBEM, 2012
  • Bachelor's Degree in Medicine and Surgery, MB.ChB./MD, 2006


  • Emergency Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Trauma Management


  • Certified Physician Executive, CPE AAPL, 2023
  • Fellow of the International Society for Quality in Healthcare, FISQua, 2023
  • Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, CLSSBB, 2023
  • Certified Emergency Quality Improvement Professional, EQuIP Professional, Harvard Medical School USA, 2022
  • Certified Artificial Intelligence Project Leader, AIQOM Citizen, 2022
  • Health Care Project Management: The Intersection of Strategy, People and Process, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, 2020
  • BLS, ACLS, PALS: Life Support Courses Professional Provider


  • Member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, ACHE
  • Member of the American Association for Physician Leadership, AAPL
  • International member of the American College of Emergency
  • Physicians, ACEP
  • Dubai Health Authority DHA, and Ministry of Health UAE – Consultant License
  • Eligibility Letters