Consultant in Infection/ General Medicine, Imperial College NHS Healthcare
Dr. Aula Abbara is a consultant in Infectious Diseases/ General Medicine at Imperial College NHS Healthcare Trust, London. She has volunteered with refugee and humanitarian organizations since 2012 in various capacities including direct clinical work, teaching and capacity building of infection and microbiology services in areas affected by the Syrian conflict including refugee hosting countries. Current research includes a collaboration on AMR in conflict, use of tele-microbiology in conflict, Public Health Impact of Attacks on Healthcare in Syria and an MRC grant on Health Systems governance in conflict. She chairs Health Professionals for Global Health and the Syria Public Health Network.