- Rheumatoid arthritis, Gout, and other inflammatory arthritic disorder,
- Back pain, chronic widespread pain,
- Osteoporosis, and
- Hypermobility and multisystemic complications of the Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue (HDCTs)
In addition he has until recently been a Board member in Clinical Commissioning and a Trustee to the UK charity The Hypermobility Syndromes Association. In 2016 Dr Hakim joined the Medical and Scientific Board, The Ehlers-Danlos Society; also the Steering Committee of the International Consortium affiliated to The Ehlers-Danlos Society; and in July ’18 was appointed their Director of Education.
From Oct ’12 to Dec ’17 Dr Hakim was a Board member to the CWHHE Clinical Commissioning Group Collaborative in Westminster, Kensington & Chelsea, Hammersmith & Fulham, Hounslow, & Ealing.
Publications & Research.
Co-author of 5 medical books, chapters in major Rheumatology textbooks, and with over 100 publications, including original papers & reviews, Dr Hakim publishes & teaches widely in his field.
Charities & Clinical Leadership.
Dr Hakim was Trustee & Chief Medical Advisor to The Hypermobility Syndromes Association (HMSA) bewteen 2012 and 2018; and is now a member of the Medical & Scientific Board, The Ehlers-Danlos Society, and their Director of Education. He is the Chair, and a faculty teacher with Pfizer iQ Leaders.