Fellow of the American College of Cardiology
Member of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
Diplomate of the National Board of Echocardiography NBE — Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography 2012
Diplomate of the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology — CBNC 2010
American Board of Internal Medicine Certification 2006
Level III Cardiac CT certification 2014
Certification at UCLA — Harbor
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship
North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System — Staten Island University Hospital New York - Graduated June 2011
Internal Medicine Residency
North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Staten Island University Hospital- New York - Graduated June 2006
Doctor of Medicine Diploma
Lebanese University School of medicine, Beirut, Lebanon - Graduated July 2002
French General Baccalaureate in Biological Sciences
Issued by the Academy of Aix-Marseille, France
Date diploma issued: December 1995
A bedside antecubital technique for pulmonary artery catheter placement is a feasible and safe approach. Journal of Vascular Access. 2013 Jan 8
An unusual case of giant cardiac fibroelastoma mimicking left atrial myxoma in a patient presenting with syncope. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound. 2013 Mar-Apr; 41(3):191-4
A palpable pulse does not exclude radial artery occlusion in patients with previous arterial cannulation. Journal of Vascular Access. 2012 Apr-Jun; 13(2):263-4
Radial artery pseudoaneurysm after coronary angioplasty. Journal of Vascular Access. 2012 Jan-Mar; 13(1):133-4.
Utilization of BNP level and Chest Radiography in the dyspneic emergency room patient - Abstract presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society national meeting - April 2009.
A Case of Carotid artery stenosis treated with a drug eluted stent- Abstract presented at the New York Downstate ACP meeting — American College of Physicians certificate of merit March 2006.