Dr. Laoun is a Senior Attending physician of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Sidra Medical and Research Center. In this role most broadly, Dr. Laoun has focused on a balanced effort toward clinical care, teaching, scholarly work, and administrative/service contributions in the field of Obstetrics. He also holds the position of Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar. Dr. Laoun also fulfills the role of Obstetrics Intensivist here at Sidra. Dr. Laoun, as an academic obstetrician, aims for excellence in care of women in labor, antepartum and postpartum, as well as being dedicated to simulation and obstetrics emergencies.
Prior to joining Sidra, Dr. Laoun was the Medical Director of Obstetrics and pioneered the Obstetric-hospitalist program at the University of Miami in Florida. Dr. Laoun attained his medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine. After completing an internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital, Dr. Laoun joined the faculty and very quickly became a leader and active member of the organization.
Dr. Laoun has played an operational role in his community health services ranging from assisting in health-fairs and outreach to parental classes and breastfeeding initiatives. He desires to mirror, adopt and enhance these programs in Qatar.