NAAMA has been taking action to help the thousands of Syrian refugees who have been victims of this unthinkable war.  In addition to purchasing two new ambulances for use in Syria, NAAMA has purchased medication for the Syrian refugees in Jordan and sent four volunteer medical missions to Jordan with another planned for May.  Please join our efforts to help the Syrian people by donating to the NAAMA Foundation!  Just click on Donate Today!


Please join our Humanitarian Work by Donating Here.


December 27th, 2014 – January 1st, 2015

More Details to Come

London 2014

June 16-21 Le Méridien Piccadilly Hotel


Registration Brochure

Abstract Submission

Pre & Post Tour June 13-June 16 Edinburgh, Scotland & June 21-June 24 Paris, France


August 29th – September 1st

Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel

 Abstract Submission


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Northwest Ohio Chapter

Special Dinner Lecture,
Friday May 2, 2014, 6:30pm.
at Mancy's Italian Grill
5453 Monroe street,
Toledo, Ohio 43623.

Illinois Chapter

NAAMA United - Growing Strong Together,
Sunday May 4, 2014, from 11:00am to 3:00pm.
The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus
2815 Jorie Blvd,

Oak Brook, IL 60523. 

Nevada Chapter

NAAMA Annual Party,
Saturday May 10, 2014, 6:00pm.
Further emails will follow with more
details after your confirmation.





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    Congratulations to Drs. Nadia Abunijmeh, Terry Meriden and Marwan Refaat! At its March 2014 meeting, the NAAMA Board of Directors has elected the associations first three Fellows, National Arab American Medical Association (FAAMA). FAAMA is a new, distinctive honorary designation added this year to recognize those NAAMA members whose contributions to our organization, their profession, Continue Reading

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  • 2014 President Terry Meriden, MD, FACP, FACN, FACE, FAAMA

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    I’m delighted to welcome you to NAAMA! As you explore the pages of this website, you will learn that NAAMA is a unique place…the place for you to expand your professional network; stay connected with your Arab heritage; and find many opportunities to enhance your medical knowledge through CME (continuing medical education) events and lend Continue Reading

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  • NAAMA Condemns Chemical Weapons, Continuing Violence in Syria

    As a non-political professional and humanitarian organization of physicians, the National Arab American Medical Association (NAAMA) deplores the use of chemical weapons and the continuing violence that has resulted in profound human suffering, displacement and loss of life. NAAMA’s urgent concern is the safety and dignity of our Syrian brothers and sisters. We urge all sides to Continue Reading

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Syrian girl in red pants in Jordan

Through the NAAMA Foundation, NAAMA members and friends help make the humanitarian mission of our organization come alive.  Did you know that since 2009, NAAMA has donated more than half a million dollars to humanitarian causes in many Arab countries and here in the US?

Here are just a few moving examples:
- Medical missions to help more than 10,000 Syrian refugees in Jordan
- Thousands of dollars in medication for Syrian refugees in Jordan and Lebanon
- Two new, fully equipped ambulances for use inside Syria
- $50,000 to International Medical Corps for medical aid inside Syria
- Ongoing support for dental sealants for poor Lebanese public school children
- Equipment for a new ophthalmology clinic serving the entire southern region of Lebanon
- Medicine following the recent Gaza flooding
- Equipping the Blood Bank in Palestine
- Helping to fund the new Nablus center of the Palestine Diabetes Institute
- Shipped donated dialysis machines to Somalia, the first in the country!
- Funds for disaster and medical relief after Superstorm Sandy
- Scholarships to needy and deserving Arab American students enrolled in U.S. medical and dental schools

Helping is who we are.  Making a difference is what we do.
Won’t you join our humanitarian efforts by Donating Today? Donate Today!