Shamima Rahman

Shamima Rahman, PhD, FRCP, FRCPCH

Professor of Paediatric Metabolic Medicine


Professor Shamima Rahman is Professor of Paediatric Metabolic Medicine at the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health and honorary Consultant at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London.

Professor Rahman trained in Medicine at Oxford University, in Paediatrics at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Bristol and John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, and in Paediatric Metabolic Medicine at Great Ormond Street Hospital, including a year’s research exchange at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute of the Royal Hospital for Children, Melbourne, Australia. Professor Rahman completed her PhD on “The Molecular Basis of Cytochrome c Oxidase Deficiency in Childhood” at University College London.