Dr. Shahwan was born in Palestine on1946, a Jordanian citizen, graduated in Human Medicine (staats examen = MBBCh) at the LMU in Munich/W. Germany, and achieved the academic degree of Dr. Med.(Ph.D) in 1977. Specialized in Pediatric (FAP) in 1981 and sub-specialized in Neu-Pediatrics (MNP) in 1983 with certification in Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology.
Worked (1981-1983) as Oberartz (Consultant) in the Kinderklinik( Children\'s Hospital) Schwelm/W. Germany.Then in DOH/Rashid Hopsital in Dubai (1983-1989) as Pediatric Neurologist. MOH/Al Jazeira and Central Hospital in Abu-Dhabi (1989-2004) as Consultant in Pediatrics and Pediatric Neurology as well Head of the Pediatric Division and finally (2005-2009) at Al Mafraq Hospital/ HAAD as a Senior Consultant in Pediatric and Pediatric-Neurology as well Chief of Pediatric Neurology and Ass. Professor Ped./Ajman Medical College He is a member of the Professional National and International Medical Associations and an author of many publications. Dealing with all related diseases and disorders.
Pediatric and Neuro-Electrodiagnostic: (EEG,NCS,EMG and EVOKE POTENTIALs).
Finally, Dr. Shahwan started in the center since 2009 till present as Practicing Pediatrician and Pediatric-Neurologist.