Cother Hajat, PhD
Dr Cother Hajat (MBBS BSc MPH PhD MRCP MFPH) is an independent Public Health consultant and Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor at UAE University FMHS. Prior to this she was the lead for cardiovascular and chronic disease at the Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD) for 3 and a half years and was the lead for the Weqaya Cardiovascular, Breast Cancer, smoking cessation and other chronic disease programs. Before joining HAAD, she worked in the UK as a NHS consultant in public health medicine alongside her academic career as a Medical Research Council Fellow investigating cardiovascular risk, both environmental and genetic. She has an MPH and PhD in cardiovascular epidemiology from King’s College, London, Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) and Membership of the Faculty of Public Health (UK).