Dr. Hilwani obtained her medical degree from Trinity College, Dublin in 2003 and completed her Master in Emergency Medicine at University Kebangsaan, Malaysia in 2011. She is also an instructor for the American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Trainer and Examiner for Emergency medicine.
Her employment history included a stint as an intern at the Adelaide and Meath incorporating the National Children’s Hospital, Dublin Ireland. On returning to Malaysia in 2004, Dr. Hilwani worked as the Medical Officer at the Emergency Department at UKMMC. Upon obtaining her Masters in Emergency Physician in 2011, she took up the role of Emergency Physician at UKMMC.
Dr. Hilwani held several key appointments in the last 5 years and these included the Chair for Karnival Kesihatan Sempena Sambutan 40 Tahun UKM in 2011, Assistant Co-coordinator for the Emergency Department Clinical Services where she was responsible for co-coordinating flood relief mission between MERCY Malaysian and UKM to several east coast states and Coordinator for the Emergency Department Clinical Services in 2015.