Our Doctors

Dr. Joanne Meran-Talabani

Request An Appointment

Consultant, Neonatology


Dr. Joanne Meran-Talabani is our Neonatology Consultant at Danat Al Emarat Hospital. Dr. Joanne has over 35 years of experience in many reputable medical organizations in UAE and UK. She is experienced in neonatal intensive care, neurodevelopmental assessments, neonatal neurology, acute and chronic general pediatric conditions and neonatal life support.


Dr. Joanne earned her MBChB from University of Baghdad, Iraq, 1974. She became a Member of Royal College of Physicians, London, UK in 1986, a Fellow of the Royal College of Pediatrics & Child Health, UK, 1996 and a Fellow of Royal College of Physicians, UK, 2001. She has a Post-graduate Award in Clinical Leadership from Wolverhampton Medical Institute, UK, 2006.
Dr. Joanne speaks Arabic, English, French and Kurdish fluently.