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educator , Parasitologist , researcher

Elias Khalil Saliba, Palestinian, Jordanian parasitologist, educator, researcher. certified Medical Parasitology & Entomology. Recipient Fulbright award United States Government, 1984, Istiklal Decoration, His Majesty the King, 1994; Research grantee United States Agency for International Development, 1980, 94, International Development Research Centre, 1990.

Background

Saliba, Elias Khalil was born on August 2, 1939 in Jaffa, Palestine. Son of Khalil Nakhleh and Salma (Zefteh) Saliba.

Education

Bachelor of Science, American University, Beirut, Lebanon, 1966. Master of Science, American University, Beirut, Lebanon, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1972.

Career

Sanitarian, Ministry of Health, Amman, Jordan, 1958-1963; lecturer, U. Jordan, Amman, 1968-1969; assistant professor, U. Jordan, Amman, 1973-1978; associate professor, U. Jordan, Amman, 1979-1984; visiting associate professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1983-1984; professor, U. Jordan, Amman, since 1984. Consultant United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, Amman, 1980-1983, Sigma Engineering, 1994, Min. Health, 1980-1984.

Achievements

  • Certified Medical Parasitology & Entomology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Environmental Health, 1982. Co-author: (book) Schistosomiasis in Jordan, 1985, Laboratory Manual of General Biology, 1986. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Orthodox Club, Amman, since 1988. Member American Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, American Environmental Health Association, m American Society Parasitologists, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: basketball, soccer, swimming.

Connections

Married Helaneh Rita Saliba, November 12, 1966. Children: Jehad, Iyad, Ziad.

father:
Khalil Nakhleh Saliba

mother:
Salma (Zefteh) Saliba

spouse:
Helaneh Rita Saliba

child:
Iyad Saliba

child:
Ziad Saliba

child:
Jehad Saliba