Dr. Juma Alkaabi       
Associate Professor & Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs
Department of Internal Medicine
Phone: 971 3 7137 472
Fax: 971 3 7672995
Email: j.kaabi@uaeu.ac.ae

College of Medicine and Health Sciences

United Arab Emirates University
P.O.Box 17666, Al-Ain
United Arab Emirates
BSc-Medical SciencesSt. Andrews University, Scotland1987-1990
MBChBManchester University, England- U.K1990-1993
Postgraduate Diplomas, Certificates, and FellowshipsYear
Diploma of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (DTM&H), London- UK1999
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of the U.K.
July 1999
Clinical Fellowship Program in Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Alberta Canada.August 2003 -
October 2005
Fellowship of the American College of Endocrinologists 2008
Fellowship of the American College of Physicians2008
Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of London and Edinburgh2008
Senior registrar, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital-Oman.July1999 Dec.2001
Senior Specialist, Acting Head of Department of Medicine,
Buraimi Central Hospital- Oman.
Dec.2001- March 2003
Assistant Professor, FMHS, UAE University and Consultant Endocrinologist.Nov.2005- up to date
Research Interests
Diabetes, Obesity, Osteoporosis, Dyslipidaemia and thyroid disorders.
Selected Publications
Hussein Saadi, Al-Kaabi JM, Mahmoud Benbarka, Ali Khalili, Wael Mahmeed, Nicolas Nagelkerke, Alessandro Salustri, Leila Abdelwarthe, Elsadig Kazam, Awad Al Essa, Javed Yasin, and Bayan Al-Dabbagha. Prevalence of Undiagnosed Diabetes and Quality of Care in Diabetic Patients Followed at Primary and Tertiary Clinics in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Rev Diabet Stud. 2010 Winter;7(4):293-302. 
Al-Kaabi JM, Thomas JT, Moussa NA. Transient Gestational Diabetes Insipidus: A case report, review of the literature and update on the management. The Endocrinologist 18(6):270-272, Nov/Dec.2008. 
Al-Kaabi JM, Lewanczuk RZ, Chik CL. Pericarditis with cardiac tamponade and addisonian crisis as the presenting features of autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type II: a case series. Endocr Pract. 2008 May-Jun;14(4):474-8. 
Al-Kaabi JM, Al-Maskari F, Saadi H, Afandi B, Parkar H, Nagelkerke N. Assessment of dietary practice among diabetic patients in the United Arab Emirates. Rev Diabet Stud. 2008 Summer;5(2):110-5. 
Al-Kaabi JM, Ghazal-Aswad S, Sagle M. Babies as desired: Ethical arguments about gender selection. Emirates Medical Journal (2007); 25(1): 1-5. 
Al-Kaabi JM, Al-Dabbagh B, Ahmad S, Saadi H, Gariballa S, Al Ghazali M. Glycemic Indices of Five Varieties of Dates in Healthy and Diabetic Subjects. Nutrition Journal, May 2011, 10:59. Open Access Article URL: http://www.nutrition.com/content/10/1/59. 
Raffan E, Soos MA, Rocha N, Tuthill A, Thomsen AR, Hyden CS, Gregory JW, Hindmarsh P, Dattani M, Cochran E, Al-Kaabi JM, Gorden P, Barroso I, Morling N, O'Rahilly S, Semple RK. Founder effect in the Horn of Africa for an insulin receptor mutation that may impair receptor recycling. Diabetologia. 2011 May; 54(5):1057-65. 
Hussein Saadi, Nicolaas Nagelkerke, Al-Kaabi JM, Bachar Afandi, Fatima Al-Maskari, Elsadig Kazam. Screening Strategy for Type 2 Diabetes in the United Arab Emirates. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health; July 2010; 22(3)54-59. 
Al-Kaabi JM, Mushtaq A, Al-Maskari FN, Moussa NA, Gariballa S. Hypokalemic periodic paralysis: a case series, review of the literature and update of management. Eur J Emerg Med. 2010 Feb;17(1):45-7. 
Al-Kaabi JM, Al-Maskari F, Saadi H, Afandi B, Parkar H, Nagelkerke N. Physical activity and reported barriers to activity among type 2 diabetic patients in the United Arab Emirates. Rev Diabet Stud. 2009 Winter;6(4):271-8.  
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