Ḥaddād, Sāmī Ibrāhīm, 1890-1957

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Sami Ibrahim Haddad (b. July 3, 1890, Jaffa, Palestine–d. February 5, 1957, Beirut, Lebabon) was a doctor, surgeon and writer. He graduated with a Medical Doctor degree from the Syrian Protestant College (later known as the American University of Beirut) in 1913. In 1919, he was nominated physician in charge of the Mental Disease Hospital at Asfuriyeh. When the U.S. King-Crane Commission arrived in Beirut, he became its physician and interpreter. He studied urology at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, and also collected Arabic medical manuscripts.
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referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956. Houghton Library.
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Beirut 04 LB
Lebanon 00 LB
Palestine 00 PS
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Medicine
Translating and interpreting
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Doctors
Surgeons
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Birth 1890-07-03

Death 1957-02-05

Lebanese

Arabic

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