Dr Khaldoun Sharif

Dr Khaldoun Sharif is an internationally renowned IVF expert and a UK-accredited Consultant in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery. He has over 100 scientific publications,including 10 books studied by thousands of doctors in residency and sub-specality training programmes in theUnited Kingdom and the English speaking world. He is the Clinical Director of the Fertility & Genetics Center - Jordan Hospital in Amman, Jordan; a fertility unit that prides itself in practising to the highest international standards, medically, scientifically and ethically.

Biography of Dr Khaldoun Sharif MBBCh(Hons), MD, FRCOG, FACOG, MFFP

Before returning to Jordan, Dr Khaldoun Sharif trained and worked in the United Kingdom for 20 years.

Post-graduate Training and Degrees
  • Residency training in obstetrics and gynaecology, Birmingham, UK.
  • Fellowship training in Infertility and IVF, Leeds, UK.
  • Lectureship in Infertility and IVF, School of Medicine, University of Birmingham, UK.
  • Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London (1991).
  • Membership of the Faculty of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care, London(1993).
  • Certificate of Completion of Specialist Medical Training, General Medical Council,London (1997)
  • Medical Doctorate degree in IVF, University of Birmingham, Birmingham (1999).
  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London (2004).
  • Fellowship of the American College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, Washington DC.
Professional Appointments
  • Clinical Director of Assisted Conception and Gynaecology, Birmingham Women'sHospital, Birmingham, UK.
  • Consultant in Assisted Conception, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, BirminghamWomen's Hospital, Birmingham, UK.
  • Honorary Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical School, University ofBirmingham.

Ad Hoc Professional Activities
  • Examiner:General Medical Council, London;Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London; andUniversity of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
  • Invited Speaker: British Fertility Society Annual Meeting (2002)Human Fertilisation & Embryology Authority, UK (2000)American Society for Reproductive Medicine, USA (2000)Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, UK(1998,1999,2005,2006)Saudi Armed Forces Hospitals, Saudi Arabia (1999,2000)University of Stockholm, Sweden (1997)Egyptian Fertility Society, Egypt (1996,97,98,99, 2000).
  • Reviewer: British Medical Journal,Fertility and Sterility,Human Reproduction,British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology,European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology,Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics

Scientific Research & Publications
Despite his busy clinical commitments, Dr Khaldoun Sharif is a prolific scientific author,with over 100 publications including: books, chapters, reviews and original articles in international peer-reviewed journals. He believes that his patients'interests are best served by marrying extensive clinical experience with sound scientific background, a combination rarely matched by other fertility centers in the region.

For a list of his publications, please click here.

About Us

Through the vision and expertise of Dr Khaldoun Sharif and his team at the Fertility and Genetics Center, we provide individualised, high quality and comprehensive care in reproductive medicine and infertility. This is based on unique qualities present in our unit.more