Professor Laith Alrubaiy is a consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist. He is an Honorary Professor at Swansea University Medical School. After winning two highly competitive scholarships to complete his post graduate medical studies at the State University of New York in the USA and then at King’s College London in the UK, he moved to Wales to pursue his clinical academic trainings in Wales in Hepatology, Gastroenterology and General Medicine. He was awarded a PhD from Swansea University School of Medicine for his work in applying health informatics in Gastroenterology research and clinical trials. He is an expert in patients’ reported outcome measures (PROMs) related research. He has won several national and international awards. In 2017, he was named the “Young Gastroenterologist of the Year” by the British Society of Gastroenterology in the UK.
In addition to his academic work at Swansea University Medical School, Dr Alrubaiy continues his clinical work as an Honorary Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist at St Mark’s Hospital in London, one of the biggest GI specialised hospitals in Europe.