- Not Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Sleep disorders
Salem is on the Specialist Register as a Consultant Respiratory and General Physician. He was trained in the Yorkshire Region as Registrar and Senior Registrar in Respiratory and General Medicine at Leeds General Infirmary, Killingbeck Hospital (the Regional Cardiothoracic Centre) and St James’s Teaching Hospital. He has been a Consultant Respiratory/General Physician at Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust from January 1996 until 2004 and then joined WWL in April 2004.
Salem provides a comprehensive Respiratory Service. His areas of interest are sleep-related breathing disorders, respiratory failure, bronchiectasis and acute non-invasive ventilation with excellent patient outcomes and significant cost saving.
Salem is a keen teacher and dedicated to Medical Education and training of junior doctors. He has been a WWL Royal College Tutor since 2004 and taken the lead in the training of junior doctors both at the Trust and the North Sector levels and has played a major role in the implementation of the Modernisation of Medical Career Programme. Salem is an Examiner and Chair of Examiner of the final Royal College of Physicians Exam both on the national and international levels. Honorary senior lecturer Manchester Medical School.
Under my leadership my unit was rated the best in country 2018.
Areas of interest
Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders
Occupational Lung Diseases
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Respiratory and General Physician
Southend University Hospital
Medical Education for both undergraduate and postgraduate
Under my leadership, my unit was rated the best of the best, the NorthWest of England was the best region in the country for sleep-related service and my unit was the best in the region )Government rating) in 2018
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Avaric - Native or bilingual
a significant number of publications in reputable journals.
- MBBCh Tripoli Medical School 1982
- MRCP Royal college Of Physician Glasgow 1991
- Fellow Royal College of Physician London 2000
Reference number 4076205
Affiliations / memberships
Member of the Royal College
Fellow of the Royal Colleges
Member of the THoracic Society
Member of the European Respiratory Society