Dr Hadi Al-Hillawi qualified from the Middlesex Hospital, London and underwent postgraduate training in England,predominately in London and Oxford. He obtained his MD at the Brompton Hospital.He was a Consultant Physician in Buckinghamshire for 24 years before becoming a Medical Member(expert) in HM Courts and Tribunals Service. He was made a Censor of the Royal College of Physicians of London in 2009,and elected as Chair of MRCP(UK) Scenario Editorial Committee(SEC) in 2010. The SEC sets the History Taking & Communication and Ethics stations in MRCP PACES. He has been a PACES examiner since 2002 both in the UK and internationally. He is also a visiting Lecturer at the National University of Singapore, Division of Graduate Medical Studies for their PACES Preparatory Course.