Dr Qutaiba Al Hillawi is a consultant psychiatrist. He earned his medical degree from the college of Medicine in Baghdad, Iraq and from Leuven University in Belgium in 2001. He became a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in the United Kingdom in 2007. Then, he went on to finish his higher studies to obtain his CCT in general adult psychiatry with endorsement in liaison psychiatry in 2015, where he worked as part of his higher training as the psychiatrist covering the surgical and medical wards, as well as accident and emergency departments with a dedicated mental health team.
Dr Qutaiba Al Hillawi has got 18 years of experience working in the field of mental health in the United Kingdom including 2 years of experience working in Belgium. Dr. Qutaiba worked in varieties of psychiatric settings throughout his professional career ranging from working in community based services, outreach services as well as rehabilitation, secure units and acute inpatient settings. As a consultant psychiatrist he worked in community based services providing medical and clinical expertise to multidisciplinary teams. He worked as a consultant psychiatrist, clinically managing acute inpatient ward of mentally unwell patients with different psychiatric presentations ranging from affective disorders, psychotic disorders as well as personality disorders.