• 30 years of experience from several sub-sectors of the healthcare industry, including hospitals, physician groups, insurers, benefits department of large corporations, benefits consultants, government and non-governmental agencies, pharmaceuticals, clinical research, and others.
• Advised the ministries of health in Peru, Jamaica, and Trinidad and Tobago on healthcare information and reporting.
Ph.D. University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, School of Public Health, 1993 in Biostatistics with minors: Epidemiology and Operation Research.
M.P.H. University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, School of Public Health, 1989 in International Health.
The American University of Beirut, Faculty of Medicine, Graduate studies in biophysics and basic sciences.
B.S. The American University of Beirut, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry Department, 1984.
Founder and Chief Strategy Officer. Dynamic Health Strategies (DHS Group), a healthcare information and population management, technology and audit Firm.
Adjunct Assistant Professor. University of Texas School of Public Health. Department of Management and Policy Sciences.
Previous Positions and Consultancies:
Founder and CEO. Healthcare Research Associates (HRA), Inc and Health Care Link.
Outcomes Research & Statistical Consultant at The Methodist Hospital in Houston and St Luke’s Hospital.
Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine.
Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine.
Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.
Section of Infection Diseases, Department of Medical Specialties, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.
NON-PROFIT LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNITY SERVICE INVOLVEMENT SINCE 1980 (ELECTED POSITIONS ONLY):
Board Member, American Lebanese Medical Association – Houston Chapter
Board Member, American Lebanese Cultural Center – Board Member
American Lebanese Cultural Center – Treasurer
American Druze Society:
National Vice president
National Board member
Chair – National Conventions Affairs Committee (planned and organized 13 conventions nationwide)
Chair – Committee for Digital Transformation
Chair – Strategic Planning Leadership Conference
AUB Alumni Association, Houston Chapter – Vice president
University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston – President Student Inter-council
American University of Beirut:
CO-OP Club, President
Civic Welfare League, President
Communication Club, President
Folklore Club, President
Student Council, President
Spring Festival, Chair