Dr. Hammad received his medical degree from the University of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine in Egypt, furthered his education in the United Kingdom and completed his residency in emergency medicine at the New York Medical College and Metropolitan Hospital Center. He is board certified in emergency medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He completed a fellowship in Global Emergency Health co-sponsored by the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Maryland School of medicine and the University of Maryland School of Medicine's Department of Public Health. Simultaneously, he earned his Masters Degree in Public Health with specialization in Global Health.
He is a member of the World Health Organization's Global Initiative for Emergency and essential surgical care (GIEESC), a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, a member of the College's International Section, and a founding member of the Global Emergency Health Section at the Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Maryland.
Dr. Hammad has experience as a practicing emergency physician, trainer, educator, speaker and lecturer in four continents. In addition he has taught, wrote and lectured extensively about injury epidemiology, emergency management of infectious diseases in travellers and cardiac emergencies both nationally and internationally. His main area of interest is developing access to quality emergency and acute care services in the Middle East and Africa. Currently, Dr. Hammad serves as a Clinical Assistant professor of emergency Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and is the American College of Emergency Physician's deputy ambassador to Egypt.
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