Dr. Al-Tamimi completed his medical training in 2002 and graduated with honors from the University of Leeds, UK. He gained membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England following training in Preston and Cambridge. He then had a post-graduate neurosurgical training program in Leeds General Infirmary. He subsequently completed a fellowship in skull base neurosurgery in Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust Dr. Al-Tamimi is currently Consultant Neurosurgery at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital and Claremont Private Hospital, Sheffield, UK. His academic areas of interest include research in gliomas and inflammation. He has published more than 20 articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented on 33 occasions at national and international conferences.