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 CURRENT POSITION

Feb 1 2010 - present
Allergist/Immunologist at Center for Asthma and Allergy (617 79th St N. Bergen, NJ 07047)**

 AMERICAN BOARD CERTIFICATION AND FELLOWSHIP

American Board of Allergy and Clinical Immunology            1987
American Board of Pediatrics             1982
Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics             1982
Fellow of the AmericanAcademy of Allergy, Asthma, Immunology             2002
Fellow of the AmericanCollege of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology             1988

 EDUCATION

BAGHDAD, IRAQ

Baghdad Medical School


1974

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery(MB,CHB)


1974

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)


1978

Federal Licensing Exam Graduate Medical Education (FLEX)


 CLINICAL TRAINING

1977-1980

RESIDENCY:PEDIATRICS

CHRIST HOSPITAL     OAK LAWN, IL
1985 – 1987

FELLOWSHIP: ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY


CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY     OMAHA, NE

 LICENSURE

MEDICAL


NE(1979),  KS(1980),  NJ(2007),  &NY(2008)


 HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

07/1987 – 12/2009
PEDIATRICIAN, ALLERGIST, IMMUNOLOGIST

Dhahran Health Center, ARAMCO     Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

11/1982 – 06/1985
PEDIATRICIAN

Dhahran Health Center, ARAMCO     Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

07/1980 – 11/1982
PEDIATRICIAN

Evergreen Park, IL affiliated with ChristHospital     OAK LAWN, IL

09/1976 – 06/1977
HOSPITALIST

Wheeling Hospital      WHEELING, WV

09/1974 – 06/1976
GENERAL PRACTITIONER

The University Hospital     BENGHAZI,LIBYA


 TEACHING EXPERIENCE

09/1976 – 06/1977
HOSPITALIST

Wheeling Hospital     WHEELING, WV

09/1974 – 06/1976
PHYSICIAN:General Medical Practice

The University Hospital     BENGHAZI,LIBYA

07/1980 – 11/1982
INSTRUCTOR:Pediatrics

Rush-Presbyterian-St.LukesMedical School      CHICAGO, IL

07/1987 - Present
Consultant: Pediatrician, Allergist, Immunologis

Physician Development Training Program

Dhahran Health Center, ARAMCO       Dhahran,Saudi Arabia

 CONTINUOUS MEDICAL EDUCATION

1. Mayo Clinic, Harvard, TuftsUniversity and ARAMCO CME Teleconferences 1 CME credit category I AMA weekly at DhahranHealthCenter, Dhahran Saudi Arabia


2. American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Clinical Immunology 65th Annual Meeting Washington DC March 2009


3. AmericanAcademy of Asthma, Allergy and clinical Immunology 64th Annual Meeting,Philadelphia, PA March 2008


4. AmericanAcademy of Asthma, Allergy and clinical Immunology 63th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA Feb 2007


5. AmericanAcademy of Asthma, Allergy and clinical Immunology 62nd Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL 2006


6. AmericanAcademy of Asthma, Allergy and clinical Immunology 61st Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX 2005


7. AmericanAcademy of Asthma, Allergy and clinical Immunology 60th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA 2004


8. Hygiene, Allergy and Asthma by University of Colorado,Keystone CO April 6, 2003


9. AmericanAcademy of Pediatrics Super CMECourse 2002. Orlando, FL April 2002


10. AmericanAcademy of Asthma, Allergy and clinical Immunology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA March 2001


11. AmericanAcademy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Annual Meeting, WashingtonDC, March 13-17 2009.


 ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

DhahranHealthCenter, ARAMCO

1. Member: Adverse Drug Reaction Committee


2.Member:Latex Allergy Committee


3. Member: Continuous Medical Education at DhahranHealthCenter and RegionalHospitalsin


Saudi Arabia. Topics: Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and General Pediatrics. Audience:Physicians, Residents, Medical students, Nurses, General public



4. PALS and BLS up-to-datePublications


1. Epidemiology of Chronic Granulomatous Disease of Childhood in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabis. Pediatric Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, Volume 22, Number 1, 2009 @ Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., DOI: 10.1089/pal.2008.0513


2. Suliaman F, Al-Ghonaium,AHarfi H. High Incidence of Severe Combined Immune Deficiency in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. Pediatric Asthma, Allergy & Immunology.19(1), 2006


3. Suliaman F, Jabbar MA. The association of leukocyte adhesion defect type I and persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia of infancy in a Saudi Arabian family.Pediatric Hematology & Oncology. 19(6):429-32, 2002


4. Suliaman FA. Holmes WF. Kwick S. Khouri F. Ratard R. Pattern of immediate type hypersensitivity reactions in the Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia.Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology. 78(4):415-8, 1997


5. Suliaman F. Townley RG. The risk of allergy in asthma.Primary Care; Clinics in Office Practice. 14(3):475-90, 1987


6. Townley R,Suliaman F, Agrawal D Effect of platelet activating factor on the chemotoxis of normodense eosinophils from normal subjects. : Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 142(3): 638 – 644, 1987


7. Townley RG. Suliaman F. The mechanism of corticosteroids in treating asthma. Annals of Allergy. 58(1):1-6, 1987


 ABSTRACTS

1.Suliaman,F. A case of Burtons Hypogammaglobulinemia with normal response to haemophilus influenza B Vaccine. J. all. Cl. Immun. 99:1, Part 2, S75, 1999


2. Townley R, Suliaman F, Agrawal, D Platelet – Activating Factor (PAF) induced capillary permeability in mice. J. All. Cl. Imm. P 79 – 172, 1987


 *CURRENT POSITION

Over the last 20 years, I have worked at ARAMCO as a Consultant Pediatrician and an Allergist, and Immunologist for in-patient and ambulatory services involving children and adults. The scope of my clinical practice deals with problems related to allergy and clinical immunology which include bronchial asthma, allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis, food allergy, urticaria, anaphylaxis, insect allergy, drug allergy, and primary immune deficiencies.

The practice also includes skin testing for inhalants and foods, as well as RAST test, pulmonary function studies, immunological work up and initiation of immunotherapy.In addition to Allergy Immunology Iam practicing general Pediatric inpatients and out patients I cover all general pediatrics inpatients and in Er and new born nursery andI have a fixed general pediatric clinic beside my Allergy,Asthma and Immunology clinic


**DhahranHealthCenter, ARAMCO, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Dhahran Health Center (DHC) is a 485 bed tertiary regional hospital for 250,000 employees and theirdependents of Saudi ARAMCO, the largest oil company in the world. DHC is accredited by the Joint Commission International Association (JCIA).
It has an 8 bed pediatric intensive care unit, a 36 bed Neonatal intensive care unit and 47 general pediatric wards. There are 18 pediatric sub specialists, 6 general pediatricians and 12 pediatric ward physicians. All medical consultants, specialists and subspecialists at DHC possess North American or United Kingdome medical qualifications.