SAMS Foundation is governed by an appointed board of director and its operations are implemented by dedicated staff and volunteer medical professionals in five countries.

SAMS Foundation Board Members 

  • Dr. Maher Azzouz (Chair)
  • Dr. Mufaddal Hamadeh (Society President) 
  • Dr. Tarek Zetoune (Treasurer)
  • Dr. Mohamad Al-Hosni (Secretary)
  • Dr. Basel Termanini 
  • Dr. Abdulfattah Elshaar 
  • Dr. Jihad Alharash
  • Dr. Ammar Ghannem
  • Mr. Ismaail Ajouka

SAMS Committees

NEPHROLOGY COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Fahd Alsaghir (Chair)
  • Dr. Oussama Rifai
  • Dr. Mohamed Sekkarie
  • Dr. Saleh Kaysi
  • Dr. Sami Alasfar
  • Dr. Khaldoun Soudan
  • Dr. Fahd Alsaghir
  • Dr. Majd Isreb
  • Dr. Akram Almakki
  • Dr. Abdulrahman Zanabli
  • Dr. Lina Murad
  • Dr. Kamel Hatahet
  • Dr. Mohamad Hasan
  • Dr. Nour Housseini
  • Dr. Bashar Mourad

DENTAL COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Mohammad Al-Nahhas
  • Dr. Fuwad Al-Sabek
  • Dr. Othman Shibly
  • Dr. Hazar Jaber
  • Dr. Rouzana Hares
  • Dr. Hani Eid

OPHTHALMOLOGY COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Aref Rifai
  • Dr. Iyad Azrak
  • Dr. Mohammad Al-Khudari

INFECTIOUS DISEASE COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Jaber Monla Hasan (Chair)
  • Dr. Mazen Najjar
  • Dr. Anas Moughrabieh
  • Dr. Aula Abbara
  • Dr. Nour Akhras

CARDIOLOGY COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Rafel Atassi
  • Dr. Zaki Lababidi
  • Dr. Luay Sayed
  • Dr. Wael Al-Husami
  • Dr. Waseem Akhter
  • Dr. Hikmat Kabbani
  • Dr. Moeen Saleem
  • Dr. Bassam Moushmoush

JORDAN MEDICAL RELIEF COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Mohammad Saleh (chair)
  • Dr. Jihad Shoshara 
  • Dr. Majd Isreb
  • Dr. Hend Azhary
  • Dr. Basel Atassi
  • Dr. Ahmad Sibai
  • RN. Barbara O’Neil
  • Dr. Hazar Jaber
  • Dr Aref Al-kali 
  • Dr Wael Al-Husami  
  • Osama Resik (Interim Country Director)
  • Dr Randa Loutfi (Director of Programs) 

TURKEY & NORTHERN SYRIA REGIONAL MEDICAL RELIEF COMMITTEE

  • Dr Basel Termanini (Chair)
  • Dr. Amjad Rass (ex-Chair)
  • Dr. Yahia Rahim
  • Dr. Lina Murad
  • Dr. Aref Al-kali
  • Dr. Mohamad Al-Hosni
  • Dr. Anas Moughrabieh
  • Dr. Hikmat Kabbani
  • Dr. Nabil Alzaeim
  • Dr Hussein Assallum
  • Dr. Bassel Atassi 
  • Dr. Mazen Kewara (SAMS Turkey Country Director)
  • Dr. Randa Loutfi (SAMS Director of Programs)

LEBANON MEDICAL RELIEF COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Yasser Wafai (Chair) 
  • Dr. Mufaddal Hamadeh
  • Dr. Fuwad Al-Sabek
  • Dr. Ammar Ghanem
  • Dr. Ibrahim Almasri
  • Dr Adeeb Alshahrour   
  • Dr. Abdulgany Hamadeh
  • Dr. Randa Loutfi (Director of Programs)
  • Mireille Dika (Country Director)

SAMS GLOBAL RELIEF (SGR) COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Tarek Zetoune (Chair) 
  • Dr. Majd Isreb
  • David Lillie (SAMS Executive Director)
  • Dr. Randa Loutfi (SAMS Director of Programs)· 
  • Dr. Natasha Abdul Aziz
  • Dr. Abdulrahman Zanabli 
  • Mehreen Qureshi
  •  Dania Al-Itani 

SAMS COMMUNITY OUTREACH (SCO) COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Maher Azzouz (Chair)
  • Dr. Tarek Zetoune
  • Safeya Shah Atassi
  • Dr. Abdulrazak Alchakaki
  • Dr. Abdulfattah Elshaar
  • Dr. Kholod Alabed
  • Michael Knudsen (SCO Coordinator)
  • Dr. Randa Loutfi (Director of Programs)

MENTAL HEALTH COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Mohammad Khalid Hamzeh (Chair)
  • Dr. Yousef Abouallaban
  • Dr. Saleem Al-Nuaimi
  • Dr. Bassam Awwa
  • Dr. Tarif Bakdash 
  • Dr. Yassar Kanawati
  • Dr. Ammat Traboulsi

ADULT, PEDIATRICS & NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Mohamad Al-Hosni 
  • Dr. Waseem Ostwani
  • Dr. Anas Moughrabieh 
  • Dr. Jaber Monla-Hassan
  • Dr. Abdulghani Sankari
  • Dr. Ammar Ghanem
  • Dr. Abdulrazak Alchakaki
  • Dr. Nidal Elwiher
  • Dr. Eyad Karzoun
  • Dr. Ahmad Alhajhusain

ENDOCRINOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE

  • Dr. M. Rateb Alwazeer (Chair)
  • Dr. Nizar Albache
  • Dr. Rana Alsabbagh
  • Dr. Mouhammed Al Habra
  • Dr. Saher Msallati
  • Dr. Raghda Sahloul
  • Dr. Alaa Al Nofal

JORDAN MEDICAL MISSIONS COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Muhammad Saleh (chair)
  • Dr. Majd Isreb
  • Dr. Opada Alzohaili
  • Dr. Bassel Atassi
  • Dr. Ahmad Sibai
  • RN. Barbara O’Neill

GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE

  • Dr. Saud Suleiman (Chair)
  • Dr. Basel Termanini 
  • Dr. Azzam Muftah
  • Dr. Khaled Issa
  • Dr. Maher Azzouz
  • Dr. M. Mazen Kudaimi
  • Dr. Ihab Herraka
  • Dr. Bashar Alaswad
  • Dr. Samir Ayasso
  • Dr. Hiba Radwan
  • Dr. Suleiman Abdulrahim
  • Dr. Maher Salam
  • Dr. Mazen Issa

PHARMACY AND NUTRITION COMMITTEE

  • Pharm. Lara Zakaria (Chair)
  • Pharm. Suzan Kanawati
  • Pharm. Areej Bilal
  • Pharm. Yasmin Samra
  • Pharm. Tamara Vefali

MEDICAL TRAINING SUBCOMMITTEE

  • Dr. Jaber Monla-Hassan (Chair)
  • Dr. Ahmad Tarakji
  • Dr. Wael Hakmeh

EDUCATION AND ONLINE COURSES COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Mamoun Abdo (Chair)
  • Dr. Bassel Atassi
  • Dr. Fares Alahdab
  • Dr. Tareq Alyousef
  • Dr. Mamoun Abdo
  • Dr. M. Nour Alhosaini
  • Dr. Jihad Alharash
  • Dr. Abdulrahman Masrani
  • Dr. Ahmad Almoujahed
  • Dr. Bader Aldeen Alhafez
  • Dr. Muhammad Alsayed
  • Dr. Chaid Alraies
  • Dr. Abdullah Alrifai
  • Dr. Wisam Kiwan

SUPPLIES CHAIN AND MEDICATION SUBCOMMITTEE

  • Dr. Wael Khouli (Chair)
  • Dr. Najib Barakat
  • Dr. Amjad Rass
  • Dr. Feras Bitar
  • Dr. Basel Termanini
  • Dr. Abdulrazak Alchakaki
  • Ms. Maysa Nabulsi (Logistics and GIK Coordinator)

FUNDRAISING  COMMITTEE

  • Dr. Basel Termanini (Chair)
  • Dr. Amjad Rass
  • Dr. Yahia Abdul Rahim
  • Dr. Zaki Lababidi
  • Dr. Ammar Ghanem
  • Dr. Jihad Alharash
  • Dr. Souheil Habbal
  • Mrs. Nada Jabri 

HEMATOLOGY/ ONCOLOGY SUBCOMMITTEE 

  • Dr. Bassel Atassi (Chair)
  • Dr. Ammar Hayani (Pediatric Heme/Onc Vice Chair) 
  • Dr. Ammar Hamad (Adult Heme/Onc Vice Chair)  
  • Dr. Aref Alkali
  • Dr. Zaher Naji
  • Dr. Ahmad Hazouri
  • Dr. Mufaddal Hamadeh   
  • Dr. Ammar Sukari
  • Dr. Haifa Abdulhaq
  • Dr. Shadi Latta
  • Dr. Tarek Jazaerly  
  • Drs. Saleh Hatoum
  • Dr. Mohamad Othman
  • Dr. Belal Ferwana
  • Dr. Yaser Alsaek