Islam Ibrahim

Title(s)Associate Physician Diplomate, Medicine
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    Mount Sinai school of medicine, New YorkPulmonary Fellow ship06/1997Pulmonary diseases
    Albert Einstein College of medicine, New YorkCritical care fellowship06/1998Critical care medicine
    Albert Einstein college of medicine, New YorkInternal medicine residency06/1995Internal medicine
    Nassau University medical center, New YorkInternal medicine internship06/1992
    Cairo University School of medicine, CairoMBBCH10/1988
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    Ohio university college of medicine1999  - 2000Excellence in teaching award
    Egyptian Society of Bronchology 2015recognition award
    American college of chest physicians2012 ACCP.-IMC conference
    IMC2009Paradigm Shift in Healthcare

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    American Board of Internal Medicine Certification
    American Board of Pulmonary Medicine Certification
    American Board of Critical Care Medicine Certification

    Associate Clinical professor,
    Pulmonary & Critical Care,
    University of California San Diego. 2011- Present

    Chairman, Department of Medicine 2008 - 2012
    International Medical Center, Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Dir. of Institutional Advancement & Learning Center. 2008 - 2010

    Residency Program Director,
    International Medical Center, Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Chief Medical Officer, 2006 - 2008
    International Medical Center, Jeddah, K.S.A.

    UCSD / IMC steering committee,
    2009 – 2010
    Organizing Academic collaboration between UCSD & IMC.

    Cleveland Clinic / IMC steering committee 2006 – 2009 International Medical Center, Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Chief, Pulmonary Medicine, 2005 – 2010
    International Medical Center, Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Chief, Pulmonary Medicine, 2004 – 2005 Doctors Hospital, Massillon, Ohio, U.S.A

    Medical Director of the Intensive Care Unit, 2004 – 2005 Doctors Hospital, Massillon, Ohio, U.S.A.

    Chairman, Critical Care Committee, 2004 - 2005 Doctors Hospital, Massillon, Ohio, U.S.A.

    President of Medical Staff, 2003 – 2004 Regency Hospital, Barberton, Ohio, USA.

    Associate Clinical Professor, 2011-Present.
    Pulmonary, Critical Care Medicine,
    University of California San Diego

    Clinical Associate Professor 1999 – 2007
    Pulmonary Medicine Division,
    N.E. Ohio University College of Medicine.

    Clinical Assistant Professor 1998 – 2005
    Pulmonary Medicine Division,
    Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

    External Examiner for Final Year Medical Students
    2009 – present.
    King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

    Chairman, 2008/2010
    Medical Education Committee International Medical Center

    Critical Care Committee, 2009 - 2010
    International Medical Center.

    Medical Education Committee 2005 – 2006
    International Medical Center

    Medical Executive Committee, IMC. 2006 – 2008
    International Medical Center, Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Chairman, 2004 - 2005
    Critical, Care Committee
    Doctors Hospital, Massillon Ohio, U.S.A


    Member of the Education Committee, The American College of chest physicians 10/2017- present.

    Serving on the board,
    The American College of chest physicians
    10/2015- 10/2017

    Abstract evaluation and grading Chest meeting 10/ 2017.

    Counsel of Global Governors,
    American college of chest physicians
    10/2016- 10/2017

    Vice Chair,
    Counsel of Global Governors
    American college of chest physicians

    Counsel of Global Governors,
    2013 - 2015
    American college of chest physicians. April 2015

    Abstract evaluation and grading Chest meeting 10/ 2015.

    Global education ad hoc group,
    The American college of chest physicians. 9/2011-2012

    The scientific and organizing committee,
    March 2012
    The second ACCP-IMC cardiopulmonary conference, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
    Jan. 2012.

    Asthma master class, organizer and speaker,
    3 waive educational program for primary care physicians,
    Jeddah, SaudiArabia
    April 2012.

    The role of steroids in COPD, pros and cons,
    Two-day course, lecturer Beirut, Lebanon.
    April 2012

    Pneumonia, implementation of guidelines,
    Two-day course,
    Lecturer, and organizer
    Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

    Pneumonia, predictors of poor outcome,
    June 27, 2012.
    Egyptian and French thoracic societies conference,
    Paris, France, lecturer.

    April 2012.
    Abstract evaluation and grading for the
    Chest meeting 2012.

    Use of biochemical markers in diagnosis
    of respiratory infections,
    Nov. 2011.
    ACCP Chest Meeting, Hawaii, USA.
    Oct. 2011.

    Exercise-Induced Dyspnea,
    ACCP. Chest Meeting, Hawaii, USA
    May 2011

    Evaluating and Grading Abstracts for the
    ACCP 2012 chest meeting.

    Chair and Speaker,
    IMC International Conference,
    Clinical Puzzlers in Chest Medicine, Jeddah, KSA. Feb. 2010

    Physician Delegate of KSA to COPD Forum, March 2010
    Lisbon, Portugal.

    Smoking Challenge, Speaker and Organizer, May 2009.

    Paradigm Shift in Health Care International
    Conference, Jeddah, KSA,

    KSA Physician Delegate COPD FORUM
    March 2009
    Berlin, Germany.

    Speaker and Organizer,
    Pulmonary Board Review Courses,
    May 2008
    National Guard Hospitals, Jeddah, KSA.

    Organizer, Internal Medicine Board Review Course, Cleveland Clinic, at IMC, Jeddah KSA.

    Basic research at Montefiore Medical Center, March 1995 Supervisor, Professor Gary Corte, Ph.D.

    "Tissue Culture techniques".
    TGF-BETA effect on the chemically injured retina. June 1995
    Montefiore Medical Center, Annual Research Meeting.

    Effect of various growth factors on the June 1995
    Regeneration of the Pigmented Epithelium in the White Newzeland Rabbit, Animal Laboratory studies.
    Montefiore Medical Center, Annual Research Meeting.

    Nocardiasis in HIV + Pleural Effusion
    Sept. 1993
    Published, Southern Medical Journal

    Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Presenting as A Huge
    Renal Mass, Regional A.C.P. Research meeting,

    Grand Rounds & National Presentation
    East Carolina University April 2008
    Greenville, NC
    ILD, Discussion of Clinical Diagnoses

    Medical College of Georgia April 2008
    Augusta, Georgia
    CT Characteristics of Interstitial Lung Diseases

    Toledo University, Toledo, Ohio
    April 2008
    Pathology of Interstitial Lung Diseases

    NEOUCOM, Roots Town, Ohio May 2005
    History of Medicine

    International presentations,
    Pulmonary Functions,
    Basic understanding & Use in Clinical Practice. April 2006

    International Medical Center, Jeddah, K.S. A
    Uplift Trial, Lessons Learned May 2008
    Dorrat Al Arous, Jeddah, K.S.A.
    Oral presentation

    Chair and Speaker,
    Management of COPD April 2009

    Educational course & workshop
    Al Shuhada, Mecca, K.S.A.

    Asthma Management Session May 2009
    In collaboration with London Imperial College Faculty Intercontinental Hotel, Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Chair, and Speaker,
    Control of Inflammation in Asthma June 2009
    , Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Chair, Oct. 2010
    Global Medicine, COPD Session
    ACCP Annual Chest Meeting, Vancouver, Canada

    Speaker, Oct. 2010
    Global Challenges in Treating COPD
    ACCP Annual Chest Meeting, Vancouver, Canada

    Clinical Puzzlers in Chest Medicine,
    Presentation of Diffuse Interstitial Lung Disease Case Nov. 2010 ACCP Annual Chest Meeting, Vancouver, Canada

    Clinical Puzzlers in Chest Medicine Nov. 2010
    Presentation ON COPD
    ACCP Annual Chest Meeting,
    Vancouver, Canada

    Moderator Nov. 2010
    Abstract Presentation on COPD
    ACCP Annual Chest Meeting,
    Vancouver, Canada

    Chair,and Speaker, Nov. 2010 Simplified Approach to Asthma Guideline Implementation,
    Oral presentation and discussion.

    Organizer, and Speaker,
    ACCP/IMC First Regional Chest Meeting March 2011
    A 3 Day Conference with 36 CME Hours.
    Jeddah, KSA

    Speaker March 2011
    COPD Global Management
    ACCP /IMC 1st Regional Chest Meeting
    Jeddah, K.S.A.

    Chair, and Speaker, Aug. 2011.
    Gina Guideline Update,
    Oral Presentation and Discussion.
    Makkah, Saudi Arabia.

    Hajj, and disaster management, Oct. 2012
    Presentation at the Chest Annual Meeting,
    Atlanta, Georgia, USA,

    Moderating oral presentations on atypical chest infections.
    Chest world Congress, Madrid, Spain.
    March, 2014

    Speaker and Chairperson,
    Egyptian Society of Bronchology meeting, Invasive fungal pulmonary infections.
    Heliopolis, Egypt.
    Dec. 7/2015

    Speaker and Chairperson,
    New diagnostic Techniques in Diagnosing Chest Infections Dec. 6/ 2016
    Egyptian Society of Bronchology meeting, Cairo, Egypt.

    Speaker and Chairperson,
    Gram negative resistant bacteria,
    Problem, and solutions,
    Egyptian Society of Bronchology meeting, Cairo, Egypt.

    Speaker Dec. 7/ 2017
    Thromboembolic venous diseases, Sept. 7, 2018
    IMC 3rf Cardiovascular Board Review Course,
    In collaboration with Mayo Clinic,
    International Medical Center, KSA.

    Moderator (4095), October 8, 2018
    Plenary presentations,
    Advances in pulmonary, and critical care training,
    Convention center, 216B,
    Chest annual meeting,
    San Antonio, Texas, USA.

    COPD management,
    IMC 3rd Family Medicine Conference,
    International Medical Center, Jeddah, KSA.
    Nov. 1/ 2018

    Speaker and Chairperson,
    Antimicrobial stewardship,
    Egyptian Society of Bronchology meeting, Cairo, Egypt. Dec. 5 / 2018

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      1. Protective effects of berberine on various kidney diseases: Emphasis on the promising effects and the underlined molecular mechanisms. Life Sci. 2022 Oct 01; 306:120697. Hassanein EHM, Ibrahim IM, Abd-Alhameed EK, Mohamed NM, Ross SA. PMID: 35718235.
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      2. Pioglitazone Enhances β-Arrestin2 Signaling and Ameliorates Insulin Resistance in Classical Insulin Target Tissues. Pharmacology. 2021; 106(7-8):409-417. El-Fayoumi S, Mansour R, Mahmoud A, Fahmy A, Ibrahim I. PMID: 34082428.
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      3. Pleural and serum markers for diagnosis of malignant pleural effusion. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2020 Nov; 28(9):560-565. Allama AM, Abou-Elela DH, Ibrahim IM. PMID: 32741198.
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      4. Spontaneous Gram Negative Meningitis in Immunocompetent Patient Following a Rat Bite C44-IMMUNODEFICIENCY . 2017 ATS - Washington DC. MAY 23, 2017 . 2020. Islam Ibrahim, Mohamed Badawy, Ahmed Abdelsalam, Mahmoud Abdallah.
      5. Extreme Agitation in the ICU, Obscure Causes. 2017 ATS - ID 6851 Washington, DC. MAY 22, 2017. 2020. Islam Ibrahim, Mohamed Badawy, Ahmed Abdelsalam, Yusof El- Sayed .
      6. Unexplained Recurrent Upper and Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in Otherwise Young Healthy Male . Chest. 2012; 142(4_MeetingAbstracts):18A-18A. doi: 10.1378/Chest.1389294 . 2020. Islam Ibrahim*, MD . View Publication.
      7. Thoracentesis Leading to Fatal Massive Hemoptysis . Chest. 2012; 142(4_MeetingAbstracts):504A-504A. doi: 10.1378/chest.1390858. 2020. Islam Ibrahim*, MD .
      8. Klebsiella pneumonia. Chest. 2013; 144(4_MeetingAbstracts):216A-216A. doi: 10.1378/chest.1704097. 2020. Islam Ibrahim, MD; Mahmoud Abdullah, MBBCh; Hesham Abdelrahman, MBBCh; Ahmed Abdelsalam, MBBCh .
      9. Early Autologous Blood-Patch Pleurodesis versus Conservative Management for Treatment of Secondary Spontaneous Pneumothorax. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 04; 67(3):222-226. Ibrahim IM, Elaziz MEA, El-Hag-Aly MA. PMID: 29672817.
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      10. sICAM as a predictor of outcome in acute spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage,. 2017; (April). Hisham Mohamed, MD., Ashraf Hussein, MD, Amal Risk, MD, Mohamed fawzy, MD, Ahmed Al Sherif, MD, Islam Ibrahim, MD. . View Publication.
      11. Heart-Lung Herniation After Left Thoracotomy. Chest. 2016; 150(4_S):47A-47A. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2016.08.054. 2016. Islam Ibrahim, MD; Mahmoud Abdullah, MMSc; Ahmed Abdelsalam, MMSc; Mohamed Badawy, MMSc .
      12. Reversal of Left Ventricular Functions in Chronic Mitral Regurgitation after Mitral Valve Replacement. Heart Surg Forum. 2016 Aug 19; 19(4):E160-4. Abd Elaziz ME, Ibrahim IM. PMID: 27585192.
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      13. Povidone-iodine pleurodesis versus talc pleurodesis in preventing recurrence of malignant pleural effusion. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 May 01; 10:64. Ibrahim IM, Dokhan AL, El-Sessy AA, Eltaweel MF. PMID: 25947235; PMCID: PMC4423097.
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      14. Effect of body mass index on early clinical outcomes after cardiac surgery. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2014 Jul; 22(6):667-73. Allama A, Ibrahim I, Abdallah A, Ashraf S, Youhana A, Kumar P, Bhatti F, Zaidi A. PMID: 24887880.
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