Degree in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Damascus University, 1967. Doctor of Medicine, Damascus University, 1972.
Intern, Christ Comm. Hospital, Oak Lawn, Illinois, 1973-1974; neurology resident, Howard U., Washington, 1974-1977; fellow in electroencephalography, University of Illinois Hospital, 1977-1978; attending physician, University of Illinois Hospital, 1978-1989; attending physician, West Side Veterans Administration Hospital., Illinois, 1977-1988; consultant neurologist, Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital, Saudi Arabia, since 1988. Instructor in neurology University of Illinois, Chicago, 1977-1978, assistant professor, 1978-1989.
Fellow American Academy Neurology, American Electroencephal. Society, American Association Electrodiagostic Medicine. Member Movement Disorders Society, American Medical Association.
Married Maha Soudan, October 1, 1982. Children: Rana, Nora, Tamara, Rasha.