Graduate School
Beirut Arab University, Faculty of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon, 9/1998 - 06/2004
Pediatric Residency
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon, 7/05 - 6/08
Pediatric Residency
Virginia Commonwealth Universit, Richmond, Virginia, 7/09 -6/11
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship
University of Texas, McGovern Medical School, Houston, Texas, 7/13-6/14 & 12/15 -1/18

Areas of Interest

Clinical Interests

Dr. Al Hammoud clinical interest are in General Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Congenital infections

Research Interests

Her Research interests are in Vaccine responses, Pediatric HIV and Antimicrobial resistance.


Al Hammoud A, Aneji C, Heresi G, Murphy J, Perez N. Perinatal HIV-1 Infection in an Extremely Low Birth Weight Infant. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2020. doi: 10.1097.

Chong H, Al Hammoud R, Chang ML. Presumptive Dipylidium caninum infection in a toddler. Hindawi. 2020.

Hammoud A, Murphy J, Chang ML. Plasmodium vivax Infection in Multiple Family Members in Texas, USA2019. doi: 10.1155/2019/8568710 PMCID: PMC6590619

Lee K, Heresi G, Al Hammoud R. Norwegian Scabies in a Patient with Down Syndrome. Journal of Pediatrics. 2019;209:253- e1.

Al Hammoud R, Murphy JR, Perez N. Imported Congenital Rubella Syndrome, United States, 2017. Emerg Infect Dis. 2018;24(4):800-1. doi: 10.3201/eid2404.171540. PubMed PMID: 29553333; PMCID: PMC5875265.