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Hisham A. Barakat

Hisham A. Barakat, Israeli biochemist. Recipient Founder's award, American Heart Association, 1984; grantee, National Institutes of Health, 1986—2000, American Diabetes Association, since 2000. President North Carolina affiliate American Heart Association, Chapel Hill, 1994—1995; Member of American Diabetes Association (None NA).

Background

  • Barakat, Hisham A. was born on September 22, 1943 in Jaffa, Israel. Son of Abdul-Raouf I. and Rifqa A. Barakat.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Massachusetts, 1972.

    Career

    • Professor East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, since 1986. Visiting scholar Bowman Gray School Medicine, Winston-Salem, 1985—1986.

    Membership

    President North Carolina affiliate American Heart Association, Chapel Hill, 1994—1995. Member of American Diabetes Association (None NA).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, swimming, diving.

    Connections

    • Married Cynthia C Ammenwerth. Children: Melissa Boyd, Nabeel.
    • father: Abdul-Raouf I. Rifqa
    • mother: Rifqa
    • spouse: Cynthia C Ammenwerth
    • children: Melissa Boyd Barakat
    • Nabeel Barakat
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    Born September 22, 1943
    (age 74)
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    • 1972
      University Massachusetts
    • 1986
      Professor, E. Carolina University
      Greenville, North Carolina, United States