Dr. Akram Abou Dakkan

Dr. Akram Abou Dakkan

Specialist Emergency Medicine


  • Syrian Board in Emergency Medicine
  • MSc emergency medicine MOH, Syria.
  • MBBS ministry of high education, Jordan.
  • MD Aleppo University


  • Medical emergencies including acute coronary syndrome and stroke management and advanced life support.
  • Critical care.
  • Toxicology.
  • Emergency ultrasound.
  • Trauma in adult and pediatric.
  • Sport medicine.
  • Upper GI & Visceral surgery.
  • Hepato-biliary surgery.
  • Endocrine surgery.
  • Minor Skin surgery. Minor breast surgery.


  • Secretary of Syrian resuscitation Council
  • Member of European resuscitation council
  • Syrian Emergency Medicine Association SEMA
  • Syrian American medical association SAMA
  • American college of emergency physician ACEP
  • Secretary of Global Network of Emergency Medicine (GNEM) conference 2014 Dubai.
  • Chairperson ICEM 2015.


  • Head of Emergency Department, Emirates specialty hospital, Dubai.
  • Senior specialist Al Zahra Hospital Dubai.
  • Specialist emergency medicine, Rashid Hospital Trauma center.
  • Supervisor Internship program Rashid Hospital 2013-2017.
  • Consultant Emergency medicine King Fahd Specialist Hospital Damam KFSHD.
  • Consultant Critical Care King Fahd Specialist Hospital Damam KFSHD, Organ Transplant Team.
  • Head of emergency department, Al Salam Hospital Damascus.
  • Consultant Emergency Medicine and Toxicology on call Al Salam Hospital, Damascus, Syria.
  • Lecturer intensive care and emergency Medical Services, Damascus University.
  • Instructor – European resuscitation council, UK resuscitation council, Syrian resuscitation council.
  • Academic supervisor, Syrian emergency medicine residency program.