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Pediatric Cardiology Expert Witness | Texas

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This expert is board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, with further cardiac specialty training in Congenital Heart Interventional Catheterization. His education began in Saudi Arabia where he trained and practiced as a pediatric cardiologist but then came to the states to gain US residency training in pediatrics, followed by fellowships in Neonatology and perinatal medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, and Cardiac Electrophysiology. He is currently a Professor of Pediatrics in the Department of Cardiology at one of the nation's top university medical centers. Additionally, he serves as Director of Pediatric Electrophysiology, Co-founding Director of the Dysautonomia Center at one nation's most prestigious children's hospitals, and an attending Pediatric Cardiologist. He has been celebrated with numerous awards, including top doctor three years in a row in one of the US's largest cities. He has numerous publications on the subject of pediatric cardiac care and has been invited to present at various professional clinical meetings and conferences.

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BS, King Faisal University- Saudi Arabia
MBBS, King Faisal University- Saudi Arabia
Residency, Pediatrics, King Fahad University Hospital- Saudi Arabia
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Florida
Fellowship, Neonatology & Perinatal Medicine, SUNY Buffalo
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, University of Florida
Subspecialty Training, Congenital Heart Interventional Catheterization, Miami Children’s Hospital
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, Medical University of South Carolina
Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-Board of Pediatric Cardiology
Board Certification, Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology
Honors, Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Honors, Best Abstract of the Year (2013-2014), Carrell-Krusen Neuromuscular Symposium
Honors, Houston Top Doctors (2014-2016)
Member, Heart Rhythm Society (Previously known NASPE)
Member, Cardiac Electrophysiology Society
Member, American Autonomic Society
Member, Hermann Hospital Committee for Quality Control and Improvement of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiovascular Program
Editorial positions: Qatar Medical Journal, Heart Views, Cardiology in the Young, The Journal of Tehran Heart Center, Pediatric Cardiology, Austin Journal of Pediatrics (edit board), Journal of Pediatrics, American Journal of Cardiology
Publications, 57+ peer-reviewed articles, 2 book chapters, 40+ abstract/posters, 22 invited professional conference presentations
Former, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical School-New York/Qatar
Current, Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, top-tier university medical center
Current, Director, Pediatric Electrophysiology, top-tier university medical center
Current, Director, Dysautonomia Center of Excellence, prestigious US children's hospital
Current, Attending Physician, Pediatric Cardiologist, prestigious US children's hospital

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