Dr. Bassel Almarie is a physician at the Cantonal Hospital of St. Gallen in Switzerland. He studied Medicine at Leipzig University in Germany and received his Masters of Medicine from Oradea University in Romania. During his medical journey, he received distinguished academic awards such as the ERASMUS + scholarship from the European Commission and the Merit Scholarship from the Romanian Minstery of Health. He studied for one year study at the medical faculty of University of Valencia in Spain as a part of an exchange program, and completed the Summer Academy for Emergency and Disaster Medicine at the Charité University Hospital in Berlin.
He completed internships in cardiovascular surgery at the Monizino Heart Center in Milan, Italy, and general surgery at the American University of Beirut. During his surgical training at the Cantonal Hospital of St. Gallen, Dr. Almarie was concurrently enrolled at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, where he completed the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research program. He is currently a Teaching Assistant at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and an Associate Editor-in-Chief at WikiDoc.org