National Arab American Medical Association – Houston Chapter

What We Are?

The National Arab American Medical Association is a non-profit, non-political, educational and charitable organization with national and local presence, with members who are medical professionals of Arab descent. The Houston Chapter has been active for over 20 years.

Our History

AAMA was started nationally several decades ago in Michigan. The local chapter’s founding president is Samir Tuma, MD, who has been a member since the inception of the chapter.

2022-2023 Executive Committee

Nidal Moukaddam, MD, PhD


Sawsan Khan_ MD_ Vice President (1)
Sawsan Khan, MD

Vice President

Mothaffar Rimawi, MD


Christelle Chacar, MD


Rola El-Serag, MD

Member at Large

Dania Al Baba, MD

Resident Representative

Mohamed Othman_ MD_ Immediate Past President

Mohammed Othman, MD

Immediate Past President

Past Presidents