Islam M. Ibrahim, MD, FACP, FCCP

Associate Clinical Professor
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
University Of California San Diego
9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

 

Biography

Education

• 07/1997 – 06/1998: Critical Care Fellowship. Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
• 07/1995 – 06/1997: Pulmonary Fellowship, Elmhurst Hospital Mt. Sinai School of Medicine Queens, NY
• 07/1993 – 06/1995: Internal Medicine Residency, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
• 07/1992 – 06/1993: Internal Medicine Internship, Nassau County Medical Center, New York University at Stony Brook
• 1991 – 1992: ECFMG Exam Preparation & Rotation, Cairo, Egypt
• 04/1989 – 06/1991: Internship, Rotating internship, Cairo University Hospitals
• 10/1982 – 04/1989: Cairo University,School of Medicine, Manial, Cairo, Egypt

Appointments

• 2008 – Present: Chairman, Department of Medicine, International Medical Center, Jeddah, KSA
• 2008 – 2010: Director of Institutional Advancement & Learning Center, Residency Program Director, International Medical Center, Jeddah, KSA
• 2006 – 2008: Chief Medical Officer, International Medical Center, Jeddah, KSA
• 2009 – 2010: Member, UCSD / IMC steering committee, Organizing Academic collaboration between UCSD & IMC
• 2006 – 2009: Member, Cleveland Clinic / IMC steering committee, International Medical Center, Jeddah, KSA
• 2005 – 2010: Chief, Pulmonary Medicine, International Medical Center, Jeddah, KSA
• 2004 – 2005: Chief, Pulmonary Medicine, Doctors Hospital, Massillon, Ohio, USA
• 2004 – 2005: Medical Director of the Intensive Care Unit, Doctors Hospital, Massillon, Ohio, USA
• 2004 – 2005: Chairman, Critical Care Committee, Doctors Hospital, Massillon, Ohio, USA
• 2003 – 2004: President of Medical Staff, Regency Hospital, Barberton, Ohio, USA
• 2000 – 2005: Attending Physician, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Barberton Citizens Hospital, Barberton, Ohio, USA
• 1998 – 2000: Attending Physician, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Doctors Hospital, Mercy Medical Center, Aultman Hospital, Canton, Ohio, USA

Faculty Appointments

• 2011 – Present: Associate Clinical Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care Medicine, University Of California San Diego
• 1999 – 2007: Clinical Associate Professor, Pulmonary Medicine Division, N.E. Ohio University College of Medicine
• 1998 – 2005: Clinical Assistant Professor, Pulmonary Medicine Division, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
• 2009 – Present: External Examiner for Final Year Medical Students, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Research Interest

His clinical interests include: Global Challenges in Treating COPD, Diffuse Interstitial Lung Disease, Upper airway dysfunction induced dyspnea. His investigative interests include: Tissue Culture techniques, TGF-BETA effect on the chemically injured retina, Effect of various growth factors on the Regeneration of the Pigmented Epithelium in the White New Zealand Rabbit, Nocardiasis in HIV + Pleural Effusion.

Scientific Activities

American Board Certifications

• American Board of Internal Medicine Certification, 11/01/1996
• American Board of Pulmonary Medicine Certification, 11/04/1998
• American Board of Critical Care Medicine Certification, 04/01/1999
• America Board of Internal Medicine Recertification, 11/01/2006
• America Board of Pulmonary diseases Recertification, 04/01/2009
• America Board of Critical Care Medicine Recertification, 12/31/2009

Honors and Awards

• March 2012: American college of chest physicians, Appreciation award for organizing, The second ACCP.-IMC pulmonary conference, In Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
• December 2011: Lecturer Appreciation Certificate, The Egyptian Society of the Bronchology
• December 2010: Lecturer Appreciation Certificate, The Egyptian Society of the Bronchology
• March 2010: ACCP appreciation for organizing the first ACCP/ IMC chest conference, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
• May 2009: Recognition award, organizer and speaker, Paradigm Shift in Healthcare Conference
• June 1999: Outstanding Specialty Physician Award- For excellence in medical education, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
• 1989: MBBCH and Honors – Cairo University, School Of Medicine

Professional Affiliations

• Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
• Fellow, American College of Physicians
• Member, Saudi Thoracic Society
• Member, Jeddah Chest Club
• Member, Jeddah ICU Club

Publications