Dr Rammy Abu-Assi is a Paediatric Gastroenterologist at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in South Australia and a senior lecturer at the University of Adelaide.
He was born in Darwin and came to Adelaide to undertake a medical degree at the University of Adelaide which was completed in 1996. Then went on and undertook paediatric speciality training at the Women’s &Children’s Hospital, sub specialising in gastroenterology. As part of his training he completed a one year fellowship overseas at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.
Furthermore, he has been awarded a PhD at theUniversity of Adelaide for his research work in the epidemiology of inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative colitis) in Australian children.