RCSI Bahrain Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Professor Fiza Rashid-Doubell

Associate Professor of Physiology, School of Medicine

RCSI Lead in Health Professions Education, RCSI-Bahrain


Office: +973 1735 1450 Ext.: 3355

Area of Expertise
  • Medical education: higher education transitions, student success and retention and use of technology in education.
  • Basic science: cell biology, molecular biology, cell culture, microscopy, stem cell transplantation, preeclampsia, breast cancer, microcalcifications and predicting the localisation of fluorescent xenobiotics in vitro
  • Qualifications
  • PhD, cellular science, University of Sheffield, 1992
  • MA (dis), Academic Practice and Learning, Northumbria University, 2011
  • Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy, UK, 2015
  • Current areas of activity
  • Member of the RCSI Bahrain Research Ethics Committee
  • Member of RCSI Bahrain Research Committee
  • Chair of the Medical Education Research Group (RCSI Bahrain)
  • Collaborative project with Arabian Gulf University working on renal function and microcalcification
  • Working on a number of medical education projects with colleagues at RCSI Dublin
  • Examiner for the membership to the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
  • Active with undergraduate research presenting workshops on formulating research questions and writing research proposals as well as improving presentation skills