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Rafat Fares

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  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 1909
  • Age: 107
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Rafat Fares was born in Nazareth 1909, studied in Jerusalem; graduated from Sihyoun School in 1925; he then joined the American University of Beirut; graduated with a BA in Chemistry and Natural Science 1928, studied Medicine 1933. Rafat worked in the Chest Diseases Hospitals in Lebanon from 1933-1935; he then returned to Palestine where he worked at the Public Health Directorate from 1935-1948; director of Beit Safafa Hospital.

In 1946, he was awarded the First International Prize from the British Society for Heart and Chest.


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