Jerusalem, 21/03/2018 – Makassed Islamic Charitable Society officially announced the appointment of Dr. Bassam Abu Libdeh as the new CEO of Makassed Islamic Charitable Hospital in East Jerusalem, succeeding Dr. Rafiq Husseini, who recently completed his administrative tasks at the Hospital.
Dr. Ezzedine Hussein, Head of the Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, was appointed Makassed’s Medical Director, replacing Dr. Abu Libdeh.
Dr. Bassam Abu Libdeh is a specialist in Pediatrics and Genetic Diseases and carries a degree in these two fields from the United States of America. He also heads the Department of Pediatrics and the genetics’ laboratory at Makassed Hospital, in addition to being an associate professor and faculty member at Al Quds University’s School of Medicine. He is also Chairman of the Specialized Scientific Committee for Pediatric Diseases, Chairman of the Hospitals’ Evaluation Committee and member of the Higher Scientific Committee of the Palestinian Medical Council.