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Surgeon , Urology educator

Assaad Toufic Rizk, Lebanese surgeon, urology educator. Recipient Officer of the Order of Merit award, Italy, 1970, Chevalier of the Legion of Honor award, France, 1980.

Background

Rizk, Assaad Toufic was born on July 23, 1931 in Beirut, Lebanon. Son of Toufic I. and Olga A. (Toubia) Rizk.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Paris University, 1960. Teaching qualification, Paris University, 1963.

Career

From intern to resident Paris Hospital, 1950-1959. Professor urology St. Joseph University, Beirut, since 1969. Board directors Doctor Rizk Clinical, 1981-1986.

President 1st Board High Relief committee Lebanese Government, 1977-1979, president board Committee for the South of Lebanon, 1977-1979, president Board Office Social Development, 1977-1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Treatment of Imperforated Anus with Vulvar Fistulae, 1959, Physiology in Micturition, 1960. Contributor articles to medical journals.

Membership

Minister National Education and Arts, Lebanese Government, 1976-1979, Minister Labor and Social Affairs, 1979, Minister Agriculture, 1976-1977, Minister Industry and Petroleum, 1978-1979, 92-95. Fellow American College of Surgeons. Member American Urological Association, International Association Urology.

Connections

Married Colette M.T. Le Breton, December 26, 1959. Children: Toufic, Fady, Sami.

father:
Toufic I. Rizk

mother:
Olga A. (Toubia) Rizk

spouse:
Colette M.T. Le Breton

child:
Toufic Rizk

child:
Fady Rizk

child:
Sami Rizk