Summary of qualifications
M.b; Ch.b; Faculty of Medicine; Alexandria University; Egypt;
1970; Very good with honors.
ABIM (I.M) 1980
ABIM (Pulmonary Diseases) 1982
ABIM (CCM) 1997.
Premedical; Faculty of Science; 1964 - 65; Grade: Excellent
Basic medical sciences; Faculty of Medicine; 1965 - 68; Grade:
Clinical medical sciences; Faculty of Medicine; 1968 – 70;
Grade: very good with honour.
PGY – 1,2,3; Internal medicine; 1977 - 80; Rutgers medical
school affiliated program; Jersey shore m.c.; Neptune, N.J.
Pulmonary disease fellowship & chief fellow; 1980 – 82;
Long Island Jewish HMC. New Hyde Park; N.Y.
HMO in the Royal medical services of Jordan armed forces
fields; then leader of a medical field batalion 1974 - 75
Consultant & assistant Prof. Then Associate Prof., now due
to the Prof.; All at Faculty of Medicine, University of Jordan; 1982
Consultant & clinical Assoc. Prof. Medicine; Chief,
section of Pulmonary & Critical care; Director of Sleep lab,
Jordan hospital & Medical center; University of Jordan
Affiliated hospital. 1991 – now
Patents and publications
I published 28 papers and 5 abstracts most of it is clinical
research, main fields of interest are critical care, pulmonary
infections, sleep respiratory disorders and sarcoidosis. Those were
published in AJRCC; AJM British, J clinical research, AJInd.
Medicine, Sarcoidosis journal, and Jordan medical association
Member of the Jordan Medical council examination committee (IM
Visiting Prof. And external examiner to the Jordan University
of Science & Technology and Khartoum University, Sudan.
Member on the Editorial Advisory Committee of Jordan Medical
Invited lecturer to speak to physicians in Rhodes, and Athens,
Greece. Also locally in Jordan to speak to chapters of Jordan
Member of Jordan Medical council
Member of American Thoracic Society
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
Active member of European respiratory Society, Sections of
pulmonary physiology and critical care
Jordan representative in the Mediterranean chest Society. Also
member on the scientific committee
Active member of Anti-smoking society. I had campaigned all
over the country, Jordan. I had written, in Arabic, educational
brochures about respiratory medicines (especially MDI), as well
brochures telling the community smoking hazards.
Sports especially swimming and ping-pong, As well reading
literature and travel.
Anatomy and physiology award.
Married to Ibtisam, we have two boys; Raed, 22yo; He is a
senior Premed. Student and Fadi who is an Engineering student. Both
student in the USA.
Address in Jordan
Jabal Al-Hussein Algharbi
Amman, Jordan. 11192.
Email address: Nabilsamara@hotmail.com