East North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Dr Assem Abdel-Mannan is a Paediatrics consultant specialising in Neurodevelopmental disorders in children with expertise in Autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). He is currently based at East North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. He is Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) qualified and is a trained appraiser as well.
His role includes running the Development Clinics where he assesses the referred children with possible Neurodevelopmental Disorders, including a full development assessment for children with suspected development delay and learning difficulties; arranging appropriate investigations, discussing with other members of the multidisciplinary team, and planning their management.
Dr Assem Abdel-Mannan graduated from Ain Shams University Medical School in 1982, completed an MSc (1986) and MD (1992) in paediatrics before moving to the UK in 1995, where he has been working as a paediatrician since.
He worked as an Associate Specialist in General Paediatrics and Neonates at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust between 1999-2016, with a specialist interest in paediatric dermatology and nephrology. Since 2016, he has been working as a consultant in Neurodevelopmental disorders in children.