Consultant Endocrinologist and Diabetologist
Dr Tarig Abdalla is ICLDC’s chief health specialist for women, running gestational diabetes services since joining the centre in January 2010. A keen researcher, his main areas of study are insulin resistance and women with polycystic ovary syndrome. After graduating in Sudan, he travelled the short distance to Saudi Arabia, taking up roles in internal medicine. After completing specialist training in the UK, he embarked on a career in which he has dedicated much of his time to endocrine disorders in pregnancy.
Languages Spoken: English and Arabic