Dr. Shola Faniran

Dr. Shola Faniran

  • Pediatrician
  • Graduation - University of Ilorin, Nigeria.
    PhD in Medicine - University of Sydney, Australia.
    Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (Pediatrics and Child Health).
  • Saturday to Thursday
  • Dr. Shola Faniran is fluent in English.

Dr. Shola Faniran's Biography

Dr Shola Faniran graduated from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria before relocating to Australia. She obtained a PhD in Medicine from the University of Sydney Australia in 1998.

The focus of Dr Shola’s PhD was childhood asthma. After her PhD, Dr Shola went on to complete her pediatric training at the Sydney Children’s Hospital and the Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney. She completed her subspeciality training in Child development and behavior and child protection. Dr Shola is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (Pediatrics and Child Health).

Dr Shola has over 20 years experience in pediatrics with the last 10 years focused mainly on developmental and behavioural pediatrics.

She has published widely in refereed international journals and presented several conference papers in child health and development. She currently produces a monthly digest of selected key articles from the medical literature about child health and developmental-behavioural disorders, compiled for educators, school health workers and medical practitioners in the UAE. She is a visiting Research Fellow at the Middlesex University, Dubai, and is involved in child development research.

Dr Shola currently consults in general and developmental pediatrics at the Children’s Medical Centre.