Curriculum Vitae

NAME: Hanna Abdallah Saadah, M.D., F.A.C.P.

BIRTH: APRIL 24, 1946; Lebanon

CITIZENSHIP: U.S.A. Naturalized in 1981

OFFICE: Retired, April 28, 2017

SPECIALIZATION: Internal Medicine, Board Certified in 1974,
                              Infectious Diseases, Board Certified 1976

SPECIAL INTERESTS:  Headache Disorders
                                    Clinical Sleep Medicine
                                    Psychopharmacology

EDUCATION: American University of Beirut,1963-1971: B.S & M.D.

University of Oklahoma HSC: Internal Medicine Residency, 1971-74,
                                               Infectious Disease Fellowship, 1974-76
                       Chief Medicine Resident, Presbyterian Hospital, 1974-75

POSITIONS: Initiator & Director of Adolescent Medicine Service,
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1975-77

Emeritus Clinical Professor of Medicine, 2003, Department of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Private Practice of Internal Medicine, Headaches, and Sleep Medicine

Honors:

STEWART WOLF SOCIETY AWARD: BEST RESIDENT IN MEDICINE (1973-4)
FIRST ANNUAL CHARLOTTE S. LEEBRAN MEMORIAL JOURNAL AWARD FOR THE BEST SCIENTIFIC PAPER PUBLISHED IN THE JOURNAL OF THE OKLAHOMA STATE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION IN 1980, ( Washed sputum gram stain and culture in pneumonia ).

THE DEAN'S CIRCLE, UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA COLLEGE OF MEDICINE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION 1981

FELLOW OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS ELECTED 1984

THE FIRST SCOTT STEARMAN - DEEDS OF MERCY - AWARD, A CUP IN HIS HAND, A SCULPTURED STATUE, GIVEN IN RECOGNITION OF THE $17000 GIFTED FROM THE SELLING OF BOOK, LOVES AND LAMENTATIONS OF A LIFE WATCHER, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30, 1988.

MENTAL HEALTH GROUP AWARD IN RECOGNITION OF THE DONATION OF 25% OF THE $ 17000 REALIZED FROM SELLING OF THE BOOK, LOVES AND LAMENTATIONS OF A LIFE WATCHER, TUESDAY OCTOBER 18, 1988

HONORARY CITIZEN OF THE STATE OF EXCELLENCE GIVEN IN 1998 BY GOVERNOR HENRY BELLMAN IN RECOGNITION OF THE POETRY BOOK, LOVES AND LAMENTATIONS OF A LIFE WATCHER, WHOSE ENTIRE PROCEEDS WENT TO OKLAHOMA CHARITIES.

PROMOTED FROM ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR TO FULL CLINICAL PROFESSOR IN 1990, AND TO EMERITUS CLINICAL PROFESSOR IN 2003

APPOINTED TO THE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION BY GOVERNOR DAVID WALTERS, APRIL 23,1992.

Best Doctors in America: voted among the top 5% of the doctors across the country, Slice Magazine, July 2012, Volume 3, Issue 7.

Oklahoma Super Doctors 2013, Distinctly Oklahoma magazine, February 2013

Top Doctor in Edmond, International Association of Healthcare professionals (IAHCP) The Leading Physicians of the World (LPW) 2013 publication www.HannaSaadahMD.lpwonline.com

First American College of Physicians, Oklahoma Chapter, Medical Humanities award for prolific, compassionate, and insightful literary work in the field of Medical Humanities, October 18, 2013.