Qualifications: • Doctor of Medicine from Pahlavi University Shira, Iran, 1979. • Postgraduate Diploma in Child Health, University college of Dublin, 1992. • Fellowship in Neonatal Perinatal Medicine at Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital and Royal Victoria Hospital- Montreal. • Certified in Pediatrics and Neonatology from Royal College of Physicians of Canada. • American Board of Pediatrics.