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Pediatrics educator

Najwa A. Khuri-Bulos, Palestinian pediatrics educator. Diplomate American Board Pediatricians. Recipient Abdul Hamid Shuman for Young Arab Scientists, 1983, Queen Noor award for Women in the Sciences, 1985. Member American Society Microbiology, Society Healthcare of America, Infectious Disease Society of America, Pediatrics Infectious Disease Society.

Background

Khuri-Bulos, Najwa A. was born on June 5, 1944 in Jerusalem, Palestine. Daughter of Afif Salim and Mary Jiries (Dadoush) Khuri-Bulos.

Education

Bachelor of Science with high distinction, American University Beirut (Lebanon), 1964. Doctor of Medicine with distinction, American University Beirut (Lebanon), 1968.

Career

Fellow in infectious diseases University Colorado, Denver, 1973. Associate professor pediatrics Jordan University Hospital, Amman, 1981-1989, professor pediatrics, since 1989, professor, head devision infectious diseases, since 1996, chairman department pediatrics, 1982-1984, chairman, director infection control committee, 1989-1996. Director pediatrics residency committee National Medical Institute, 1988-1992.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Pediatricians.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Jordan Medical Journal, 1979-1989, Pediatrics Newsletter, 1985-1993, Pediatricians, since 1991, British Medical Journal, since 1994. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society Microbiology, Society Healthcare of America, Infectious Disease Society of America, Pediatrics Infectious Disease Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, reading, walking, tennis, bicycling.

Connections

Married Basim Raif Nabih Bulos. Children: Samer, Nasreen, Nabeeh.

father:
Afif Salim Khuri-Bulos

mother:
Mary Jiries (Dadoush) Khuri-Bulos

spouse:
Basim Raif Nabih Bulos

child:
Samer Khuri-Bulos

child:
Nasreen Khuri-Bulos

child:
Nabeeh Khuri-Bulos