Education

Medical School American University of Beirut School of Medicine (1986), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Cataract
  • Cornea
  • Glaucoma
  • Oculoplastics

Honors & Awards

  • US Allergan/Fisons Award
    Award given to a young investigator for research in the field of ocular immunology and contact lenses (1994)
  • Distinction in AUB B.S.
    B.S. Major Biology (1982)
  • Penrose Award @ AUB
    Given in recognition of the best combination of qualities of scholarship, character, and leadership, and contribution to the university as a whole (1982)
  • AUB Dean’s Honor List
    In recognition of the highest attainment of scholarship during the first semester of 1980-1981 (1981)
  • AUB Dean’s Honor List
    In recognition of the highest attainment of scholarship during the second semester of 1980-1981 (1981)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • AAO
  • ASCRS (Amer. Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery)
  • Association of Veterans Affairs Ophthalmologists
  • CASSY
  • Dallas Academy of Ophthlamology
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • ISCRS (Int'l. Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery)
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Ophthalmological Association