Joanne Shamoun, R. PH- Clinical Pharmacist

President


Joanne is a graduate of Wayne State University, School of Pharmacy. She is a clinical pharmacy specialist in infectious disease at Ascension Providence Hospital, Southfield Campus.

Evone Barkho - MD, MPH, IBCLC, SJPHS

Vice-President


Evone Barkho received her medical degree in General Surgery and Internal Medicine from Baghdad University in Iraq. She practiced medicine at several hospitals and private clinics. She received her Master’s Degree in Public Health at Wayne State University, School of Medicine. Dr. Barkho is currently employed at the St. John Providence Health System (SJPHS) as the Continuum Care management for the Arab-Chaldean patients.

Jennifer Shamoun, BSN, RN

Secretary


Jennifer is a graduate of Wayne State University, Nutrition and Food Science, and the University of Detroit-Mercy, School of Nursing. She is the Clinical Nurse Manager of the Cardiovascular ICU and Central Telemetry Unit at Ascension Providence Hospital, Southfield Campus.

Irene Zaitouna, Pharm D

Treasurer


Vaira Aljajawi

Member


Ramy Alosachie, MD - Internal Medicine.

Member


Dr. Ramy Alosachie currently practices as a primary care physician in Wyandotte, MI for Downriver Medical Associates. He attended Wayne State University Medical School and University of Michigan residency program in Internal Medicine. He is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Mazen Alsaqa, MD – Internal Medicine

Member


Dr. Mazen Alsaqa is an internist in Sterling Heights and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area. He received his medical degree from University of Mosul, College of Medicine and completed his residency in internal medicine at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland hospital.

Fanar Alyas, MD - Family Medicine

Member


Dr. Alyas is a graduate from AUA School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital. He is board certified and currently working with Promedica Physician Group.

Rena Daiza, MD

Member


Dr. Daiza is a graduate of AUC School of Medicine. She completed residency in Family Medicine at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital. She is a board certified family practitioner and currently works as a primary care physician with Henry Ford Health System.

Mona (Eva) Denha - ANP-BC

Member


Eva completed her undergraduate studies at Michigan State University and graduate studies from Madonna University. She specializes in the area of primary care, interventional radiology, and cardiology.

Rony Foumia, RPh

Member


Musib Gappy, MD – Internal Medicine

Member


Dr. Gappy is a graduate of Wayne State University, School of Medicine and finished his internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at Sinai-Grace Hospital. He practices general internal medicine and performs endoscopic, EGD, and colonoscopy procedures.

Nena Kasmikha, MD – Allergy/Immunology

Member


Dr. Kasmikha is a graduate of Wayne State University, School of Medicine. She completed residency in Internal Medicine at Henry Ford Health System and is currently an Allergy and Immunology fellow at Henry Ford Health System. She will be completing fellowship and will be joining Asthma and Allergy, PC in West Bloomfield.

William Kesto, MD – Orthopedic surgery

Member


William Kesto, MD is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic sports medicine surgeon. Dr. Kesto completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center. Prior to his fellowship, Dr. Kesto completed his residency at Detroit Medical Center and Ascension Providence Hospital, where he served as the Chief Administrative Resident. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine.

Shatha Matti, PharmD

Member


Shatha Matti is a Licensed Pharmacist, practicing for over 25 years in both corporate and private practice. She specializes in Pharmaceutical Compounding, as well as Medication Therapy Management. She is the Founder of NCA Pharmacy in Waterford, Michigan. Shatha completed her Bachelors of Pharmaceutical Sciences degree at Wayne State University, Detroit and then obtained a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Florida, Gainesville.