Ra’ed Tayseer Suleiman, MD

Consultant pulmonologist,

intensivist and sleep specialist in Amman, Jordan


Current Position:  
  • A solo practicing Consultant pulmonologist, intensivist and sleep specialist in Amman, Jordan since Feb, 2009.
  • Medical Director of the Intensive Care Unit at Ibn Al Haytham Hospital, Amman, JORDAN, since January, 2010
  • Jordanian Thoracic Society Vice president since August, 2010
  • University/Medical School Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (B.M., B. Ch.) from Kuwait
    University, Kuwait in January 1992
  • Bachelor of Medical Sciences (B. Med. Sc.) with Honors from Kuwait University, Kuwait in June 1988
  • High School High School diploma with Honors in June, 1984 with a score of 99.2% (top score in the state of Kuwait )
Post-Doctoral Education  
  • Fellowship Sleep medicine fellowship at Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Massachusetts, USA from July 1, 2004 to June 30, 2005
  • West Virginia University (WVU) School of Medicine
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
    Morgantown, West Virginia, USA (Jan. 10, 2000 – Jan. 9, 2003)
  • Chief Fellow at WVU (March, 2002- Jan, 2003)
  • Internship/Residency Internal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine Houston, Texas, USA (June 24, 1993 to June 30, 1996)
Previous Positions  
  • Jordanian Thoracic Society administrative committee member from August, 2008 to August, 2010
  • Assistant professor, Section of Pulmonary Diseases, Department of
    Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Jordan, May, 2006 to January, 2009.
  • Pulmonary and Critical care At Huntington VA medical Center (Marshal University affiliate- School of Medicine) in Huntington, West Virginia, USA, from August 1, 2005, to Jan 31, 2006. I was involved in teaching medical students, medical residents and pulmonary fellows.
  • Intensivist/Pulmonologist at Huntington VAMC, WV from April, 2003 to June 2004 (affiliate of Marshall University- School of Medicine)
  • Full Time Emergency Department staff physician at Georgetown Hospital, Georgetown, Texas, USA (April 1, 1998 – Jan 6, 2000) Part time ER staff at Georgetown Hospital (Dec. 1997 - March 31, 1998).
  • PPD Pharmaco IRB member (July, 1998-Jan, 2000)
  • Staff internist as Gabriel Valley Clinic in Georgetown, Texas (Dec. 1,1996 - March 31, 1998)
  • Staff internist at Georgetown Hospital in Georgetown, TX
    (Dec. 1, 1996 - March 31, 1998).
Certifications Basic Medical Sciences Bachelor (B Med CS) from
Kuwait University, 1988
  • B.M., B.Ch. From Kuwait University, 1992
  • ECFMG certificate (day 1=90, day 2=89)
  • FLEX in Dec. 1993 in Philadelphia, PA
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1996.
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Diseases, 2002.
  • ILO “B” Reader Certification, March, 2003 (occupational lung diseases)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Critical Care Medicine, 2003
  • American Board of Sleep Medicine, 2005
Honors and Awards  
  • Secondary School certificate with Honors in Kuwait in June, 1984.
  • B. Med. Sc certificate with Honors in 1988.
  • Amiodarone Pulmonary toxicity- Review article (pending
  • Use of at home auto-CPAP in Obstructive Sleep Apnea CPAP titration. A prospective pilot study and is in progress at Lahey Clinic (study proposal in 2005)
  • Head organizer “Pulmonary Year in review 2012”, a local event for the pulmonary specialists in Jordan, from April 5 to 6, 2012.
  • Organized: ICU 2011, a workshop for ICU staff in The
    Kingdom of Jordan December 6-7, 2011.
  • NIOSH approved Spirometry course conducted By the
    Institute of Occupational and Enviromental Health at WVU School of Medicine on October 17-18, 2002.
  • Contributor to Lahey Clinic Internal Medicine Update course (Oct 15-17, 2004).
Personal Data  
  Citizenship USA

Contact Information Ibn Al-Haytham Outpatient Clinic Bldg., 3rd Floor
PHONE (work) : 011-9626-566-5495
PHONE (mobile): 011-962-79-999-5857
E-mail: raedtsuleiman@yahoo.com

References Furnished upon request.

















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