Name: إحسان الجندي
Section: استشاري الامراض الصدرية للاطفال
City: عمان
Tel. : +96264644377 extension: 404
Fax : +96264654719
Mob :
Home :
Website: www.dr-ehsan.com
Address: Al-Khalidi Medical Plaza, Office # 404
38 Ibn Khaldoon St.

Zip code : Amman 11183
PO Box : 5321

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د. إحســان الجنـدي

Dr. Ehsan Aljundi

استشاري الامراض الصدرية للاطفال

البورد الامريكي في طب الاطفال
الزمالة الامريكية في الامراض الصدرية للاطفال

Work phone: (+962) 6 4644377

clinic extension: 404, reception: 409

Mobile phones: clinic (+962) 798893809

personal (+962) 798820482

Fax: (+962) 6 4654719, (+962) 6 4659700

Email: ehsan71@hotmail.com

Current position

Consultant Pediatric Pulmonologist, Private practice

Al-Khalidi Medical Plaza, Amman, Jordan

Work experience

Consultant Pediatric Pulmonologist, Saad Specialist Hospital, AlKhobar, Saudi Arabia. (2007 - 2012)

Deputy Chief, Dept. of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Saad Specialist Hospital, AlKhobar, Saudi Arabia. (2008 - 2012)

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan. (2003 - 2007)

Academic responsibilities included teaching medical students and pediatric residents, was a member of various committees including one year as a member of the faculty of medicine council

Consultant Pediatric Pulmonologist, Jordan University Hospital, Amman, Jordan. (2003 - 2007)

Clinical service included inpatient & outpatient care, consultations & pediatric bronchoscopy

Pediatric Residency Program Director, Jordan University Hospital, Amman, Jordan. (2004 - 2006)

Consultant Pediatric Pulmonologist (part-time), King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan. (2005 - 2007)

Services provided included an outpatient clinic, inpatient consultations & bronchoscopy to oncology & bone marrow transplant patients

Visiting lecturer,, Mu'tah University, Karak, Jordan (2005 - 2006)

Pediatric Pulmonology fellow, Westchester Medical Center, New York, USA.  (2000 - 2003)

Pediatric resident, Westchester Medical Center, New York, USA. (1996 - 1999)

Pediatric house officer, Child Welfare Hospital, Amman, Jordan, (1995 - 1996)

Intern, Albashir Hospital, Amman, Jordan, (1994 - 1995)

Education & Professional Certifications

Pediatric Pulmonology fellowship Certificate,

New York Medical College, USA (2003)

American Board of Pediatrics Certification, USA (1999, re-certified 2007)

Passed the certifying exam from the first trial with an above-average score.

Certified Instructor, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Saudi Arabia (2009)

Pediatric Residency, New York Medical College, USA (1999)

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Certificate, USA (1995)

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (M.B,B.S)

University of Jordan, Jordan (1994)

Graduated with a "very good" cumulative average

G.S.E.C.E (High school Diploma), Alhussein College, Jordan (1988)

Scored an average of 95.6%.

Post-graduate medical training

Pediatric Pulmonology fellowship, Westchester Medical Center / New York Medical College program, New York, USA.  (2000 - 2003)

This program provides excellent training in clinical, academic and research aspects under the supervision of seven full-time pediatric pulmonologists, some of the highlights of the program are:

o   A busy inpatient and outpatient clinical service, with a wide variety of pediatric pulmonary pathology.

o   Fellows routinely perform pediatric bronchoscopy, pneumogram interpretation and pulmonary function testing.

o   Fellows are actively involved in teaching residents and medical students, by actively participating in both clinical training and giving lectures.

o   The division runs the regional infant apnea center, an accredited Cystic Fibrosis center and one of the 19 centers in the American Lung Association Asthma Clinical Research Center (ALA/ACRC) network.

Pediatric residency, Westchester Medical Center / New York Medical College program, New York, USA. (1996 - 1999)

Through well-balanced rotations in primary and tertiary care hospitals this was a great experience, graduating a confident pediatrician.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) course, New York, USA.  (1999), took it again in Amman, Jordan, (2006). Became an instructor in 2009, became an American Heart Association (AHA) certified instructor in 2012

Intern, Albashir Hospital, Amman, Jordan, (1994 - 1995)

As a fresh graduate from medical school, this year was a great chance to acquire good clinical skills and experience.

Research experience & Publications

"Burden of respiratory syncytial virus in hospitalized infants and young children in Amman, Jordan" Khuri-Bulos, Najwa; Williams, John; Shehabi, Asem; Faouri, Samir; Jundi, Ehsan; Abushariah, Omar; Chen, Qingxia; Ali, S. Asad; Vermund, Sten; Halasa, Natasha

Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 42, Number 5, pp. 368-374,         Apr. 2010

"Human metapneumovirus in hospitalized children in Amman, Jordan" Syed Asad Ali, John V. Williams, Qingxia Chen, Sameer Faori, Assem Shehabi, Ehsan Al Jundi, Najwa Khuri-Bulos, Natasha Halasa Journal of Medical Virology, Volume 82 Issue 6, Pages 1012 - 1016.  Apr 2010

"Human rhinovirus C associated with wheezing in hospitalised children in the Middle East"
E. Miller, N. Khuri-Bulos, J. Williams, A. Shehabi, S. Faouri, Ihsan Al Jundi, Q. Chen, L. Heil, Y. Mohamed, L. Morin Journal of Clinical Virology, Volume 46, Issue 1, Pages 85-89, Sep 2009

Book Review (Chronic Lung Disease of Prematurity), Ehsan Aljundi, Allen J. Dozor,Pediatric Pulmonology Volume 38 Issue 1 p91-92, May 2004

My study on "Correlation of spirometry and asthma symptoms in children" was presented at the New York Medical College level (not published)

During my fellowship, I had an active role in the ongoing research in the division, including several studies in Asthma and Cystic Fibrosis. Active participant in "KEEP" program (Knowledge Excellence Exchange Program); Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 2009
This is a 6-module program in which experts in pulmonary medicine from Canada, USA and Europe discuss topics of interest with pulmonologists in Saudi Arabia.
 Former Quality assurance officer and an active member of the steering committee for ISO certification and accreditation at Jordan University Hospital
 Attended a 2-day workshop on organizing Objective Structured Clinical Exams (OSCE). Amman, Jordan, (2006)
 Got certified as a trainer for the TEMPUS program (European-Mediterranean higher education cooperation program), July 2005
 Lecturer, British Royal College of Pediatrics / Jordan Pediatric Society pediatric review course, Amman, Jordan. Dec, 2004
 Participated in a 2-day national workshop on rational drug use, Amman, Jordan. Sep, 2004

 Travel: I enjoy being to different places, meeting different people & exploring different cultures.
 Computers: whether I'm searching for a medical article or keeping in touch with what's happening around the world, I enjoy "surfing the internet". Also familiar with most commonly used programs.
 Sports: like to play and watch football, volleyball and basketball.

 Fluent in Arabic and English

 Member of the Board of Directors (treasurer), Jordanian Society of American Medical Graduates; Dec. 2006 - Oct 2007
 Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
 Member of the Jordanian Medical Association
 Member of Jordan Pediatric Society
 Associate member of New York Medical College Alumni

 Licensed to practice medicine in Jordan
 Licensed as a consultant of Pediatric Pulmonology in Saudi Arabia



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