Doctor of Medicine, American University, Beirut, Lebanon, 1943. Diploma in child health, Fuad University, Cairo, Egypt, 1947. Degree in pediatrics, Paris University, 1957.
Clinical assistant Government Hospital, Jaffa, Palestine, 1943-1945. Resident doctor Children's Hospital, Cairo, Egypt, 1945-1947, Hadassah Hospital, Tel Aviv, Israel, 1953-1955, Hospital Enfants Malades, Paris, 1955-1957. Senior pediatrician Children's Hospital, Amman, Jordan, 1958-1972.
General director University Hospital, Jordan, 1972-1973. Director study on nutritional status of infants and preschool children in Jordan, 1963-1964, study/nutrition survey of Palestinian refugees in Jordan after 1967 war, 1968-1969, study on vitamin A in infants in Jordan, in association with World Health Organization, 1965-1966. Establisher First Pediatrics Hospital, Ministry of Health, Jordan, 1958.
Consultant child health World Health Organization, 1979.
Liaison officer International Red Cross Organization, Jaffa, 1948-1953. Member, president Save the Children Fund, Jordan, 1960-1975. Member Jaffa Medical Society (secretary general 1947-1948), Jordan Medical Association (assistant general secretary, vice president 1957-1975), Jordan Pediatrics Society (establisher 1962), Union of M-E and Medical Pediatrics Society (assistant general secretary, treasurer 1966-1996), International Pediatrics Association (member standing committee 1977-1987), American University Beirut Alumni Association.
Son of Musa Ra'fat Abdel Majid and Badrieh Musa (Kheir) P. Married Hildur BechJensen Pharaon, October 29, 1935. Children: Ali, Omar, Tareq.