Dr. Amir completed his Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery from Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum and went on to do his MD in Psychiatry from Sudan Medical Specialization Board. Before joining Emirates Hospital Day Surgery, Abu Dhabi, Dr. Amir was associated with Czech Rehabilitation Hospital, Al Ain as Consultant Psychiatrist. He has also worked with Alain Hospital community services, Tawam Hospital and Mediclinic, Al Ain. Dr. Amir experience spans across Saudi Arabia and Sudan as well.
He published several papers in international journals including research papers, book chapter, review papers, and case reports. He presented and co-authored more than 15 papers in regional and international conferences.