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Claude Abdallah, MD

The Joseph E. Robert, Jr. Center for Surgical Care

Anesthesiology, Sedation, and Perioperative Medicine

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Translational Science
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Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Anesthesiology
Foreign LanguagesFrench, Arabic
National Provider Identifier1053401851

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Zahrat El-Ihsan College Beirut, LibanBachelor of Science 1980
Medical School St Joseph University Beirut, LebanonDoctor of Medicine 1980 -1988
National & International Recognitions
Physician Recognition AwardAmerican Medical Association2009
Physician Recognition AwardAmerican Medical Association2008
Who’s Who of American Women27th Edition 2008
Who’s Who of American Women26th Edition 2007
America’s Top Physicians Awarded by the Consumer’s Research Council of America2007

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberSociety for Ambulatory Anesthesia 2006 - 2009
MemberAmerican Society for Clinical Pharmacology and The2004 - 2009
MemberMaryland / D.C. Society of Anesthesiologists 2002 - 2009
MemberInternational Anesthesia Research Society2004 - 2009
MemberSociety for Pediatric Anesthesia 2003 - 2009
Journal Article, Abdallah, C., Hannallah, R. (2009), Dystonic Reaction After Botox Injection Under Nitrous Oxide/oxygen and Sevoflurane Anesthesia, Paediatric Anaesthesia, 19, 3, 269-271.

Journal Article, Abdallah, C. (2008), Variations in Body Temperature After Brain and Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in Children Sedated with Propofol, Anesthesia & Analgesia, 106, 173.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Abdallah, C. (2008), Axillary, Temporal and Tympanic Temperature Changes After Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in Children Sedated with Propofol, Poster session presented at the 14th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists, Cape Town

Journal Article, Abdallah, C., McMillan, B. (2007), Pneumocephalus in an infant with Ohtahara Syndrome: A Case Report, Middle East Journal of Anesthesiology, 19, 3, 679-689.

Journal Article, Abdallah, C., Hannallah, R., McGill, W. (2007), Anesthesia for Fucosidosis, Paediatric Anaesthesia, 17, 10, 994-997.

Journal Article, Abdallah, C., Udomtecha, D. (2007), Pseudocholinesterase Activity: Determination and Interpretation in Pediatric Anesthesia, Middle East Journal of Anesthesiology, 19, 2, 423-428.

Other, Abdallah, C. (2007), Temperature Variations After Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Exam in Sedated Children: Effect of Type of the Procedure, 15th Asean Congress of Anesthesiologists.

Other, Abdallah, C., Ponder, J. (2007), Management of a Neonate with a Rare Combination of Unrepaired Major Malformations, Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists.

Conference Presentation - Poster, Abdallah, C. (2007), Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Difficult Airway in an Ambulatory Patient, Poster session presented at the Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia 21st Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

Journal Article, Abdallah, C. (2005), Concern about the safety of Introcan® Safety Intravenous Catheters, Anesthesia & Analgesia, 100, 5, 1545-1546.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Claude Abdallah, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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