JOHNSON CITY - A new infectious diseases specialist has been recruited at East Tennessee State University‘s James H. Quillen College of Medicine to be a part of the Division of Infectious Diseases.
Dr. Dafer Haddadin comes to ETSU from New Jersey where he was in private practice and held faculty positions at Seton Hall University and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He joins Dr. Felix Sarubbi, Dr. Jonathan Moorman and Dr. Jim Myers, and practices with ETSU Physicians and Associates, and he also consults at Johnson City Medical Center and North Side Hospital.
"We are very proud to have this opportunity to recruit Dr. Haddadin to the ETSU infectious diseases team," said Sarubbi, chief of infectious diseases at the Quillen College of Medicine. "He has excellent credentials and will play a vital role in our mission to care for patients across the region afflicted with HIV, AIDS and other infectious diseases."
After receiving his medical degree, Haddadin completed his internal medicine residency training at the University of Illinois in Chicago, followed by a fellowship in infectious diseases at Saint Michael‘s Medical Center, Newark, N.J.
Haddadin is board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Infectious Diseases and holds memberships with several professional societies. He also serves as a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.