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Rasha Abdelfattah Odeh

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Jordan
  • Gender: Female
  • Born in: 1973
  • Age: 48
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Personal Profile
   Name: Rasha Abdelfattah Odeh
   Sex: Female
   Date of Birth: 10/6/1973
   Place of Birth: Amman Jordan  
   Marital Status: Married
   Residence: Amman, Jordan
   Language: Arabic Mother Language                         
   English Fluently
   German Fluently
   Current Address: Jordan University Hospital
   Amman, 11942 Jordan 
   Tel:  00962799178517                                                                  

Under Graduate Study:
Althanawi Exam: the end School exam, held nationwide In United Arab Emirates Scoring 99.1% ranking first Nationwide.

Graduate Study:
M.B.B.S. degree in medicine and Surgery from Jordan University in 1996 average very good.

Post Graduate Study:
Higher Specialty Certificate in Medicine                                                         In General Pediatrics:   the highest Academic degree in Pediatrics in Jordan , it is equivalent to Master Degree; from Jordan University  at 2001 average Excellent
Pediatric endocrinology and Diabetes Fellowship at the Leipzig University hospital for children and adolescents in Leipzig, Germany   May 2011


MRCPCH, 2012 
Jordanian Board of General Pediatrics at 2001
United States Medical License exams (USMLE) parts one & two scoring 82& 81
ECFMG Certificate
Zertifikat Deutsch Plus  (B2Neuvue)


Jordan Medical Association
Jordanian Pediatric Society
European Society for Pediatric endocrinology                                  
Internship training at al bashier hospital the capital public hospital in Jordan including:
3 months in General surgery
3 months in Internal Medicine
2 months in GYN & OBS
2 months in Pediatrics
1 month in Emergency Medicine
This entitles clerking patients, assisting in operations dealing with emergency and elective in and out patients

July 1997-June 2001
General Pediatrics Resident at University of Jordan.
This Program is an Academic program of 4 years training, at the end of which the graduate is given a higher degree of specialization in medicine, pediatrics.  And we are eligible to sit for the Jordanian board of pediatrics; this academic degree is the highest to be given in Jordan. Each year involves daily teaching activity such as morning report, Journal club, Morbidity and Mortality, Grand round and resident-student teaching.
Our duties include outpatient and inpatient care, doing different Procedures. We do night calls at central hospitals being the most senior staff, covered by consultants at home, every third to Fourth night.


•General Pediatrics specialist at Health Care Center in Jordan University of Science and Technology 2002-2007

•Pediatric endocrinology fellowship at the university hospital for children and adolescents in Leipzig, Germany   May 2008-May 2011.

1.Age-specific stabilization in obesity prevalence in German children: a cross-sectional study from 1999 to 2008.
Blüher S, Meigen C, Gausche R, Keller E, Pfäffle R, Sabin M, Werther G, Odeh R, Kiess W.
Int J Pediatr Obes. 2011 Jun;6(2-2):e199-206. Epub 2010 Nov 23.
2.Heterozygous mutation within a kinase-conserved motif of the insulin-like growth factor I receptor causes intrauterine and postnatal growth retardation.
Kruis T, Klammt J, Galli-Tsinopoulou A, Wallborn T, Schlicke M, Müller E, Kratzsch J, Körner A, Odeh R, Kiess W, Pfäffle R.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Mar;95(3):1137-42. Epub 2010 Jan 26.


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