Husam Salah M.D.

Husam salah

Hometown: Bethlehem, Palestine

Medical school: Jordan University of Science and Technology

Fav thing about UAMS Internal Medicine Residency? People! Having the chance to work with nice, easy-going, and passionate people is my favorite thing about this program.

Fav thing about living in Little Rock or Arkansas? The mountains, forests. and lakes.

What you want to do with your life? I am passionate about academic medicine and cardiology so I’m aspiring to become an academic cardiologist.

What do you do outside of the hospital to relax/have fun? Running, hiking, kayaking, and going out with friends!

If you weren’t a doctor, what would you be? I have never considered something else, but maybe a physicist.

Fav show to binge watch? Friends!

Research

Publications

Salah, H., Naser J.A., Calcaterra G., Bassareo, P., Mehta, J.L. (2020),”The Effect of Anticoagulation Use on Mortality in COVID-19 Infection.” The American Journal of Cardiology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2020.08.005

Salah, H., Calcaterra, G., & Mehta, J.L. (2020). “Renin-Angiotensin System Blockade and Mortality in Patients With Hypertension and COVID-19 Infection.” Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. https://doi.org/10.1177/1074248420947628