Dr Sami M Bennji is a consultant pulmonologist at Sultan Qaboos Comprehensive Cancer Care & Research Centre (SQCCCRC). He completed his post-graduate training at the University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Academic Hospital. He obtained a fellow certificate in Internal Medicine from the College of Medicine of South Africa and an MMed degree in Internal Medicine from Stellenbosch University. He pursued his subspecialty training in pulmonology and obtained a certificate in pulmonology from the College of Medicine of South Africa and was awarded an MPhil degree in pulmonology from Stellenbosch University. Dr Sami has a great interest in Thoracic oncology and interventional pulmonology. He is active in research and he has a growing body of published work. He enjoys teaching with passion. He is proficient in endobronchial and transthoracic ultrasound, flexible bronchoscopy, as well as diagnostic and therapeutic pleural procedures.