Education
Bio
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B.S. Degree
Institute of Higher Education, Pitesti, Romania

M.D. Degree
IASI Institute of Medicine and Pharmacy, IASI Romania

- An Active Member of The California Certifying Board of Medical Assistance
Association in Administrative and Clinical CCMA-AC
- CTA Credential To Teach Bio-Medical Technology

Dr. Muwafaqu Al asad. MD, CCMA-AC, Medical Assistant Instructor & Program Coordinator is an active member of the California Certifying Board of Medical Assistance Association in Administrative and Clinical CCMA-AC. In 1988, he received his M.D. in Romania.

His teaching experience includes seventeen years as an instructor teaching MA, RT, RN, LVN, and paramedic courses at various educational institutes. He has a CTA credential to teach bio-medical technology. He is an ACLS & BLS provider, certified phlebotomist & EKG.

Prior to teaching at Santa Rosa Junior College, Dr. Al Asad was has coordinated Medical Assisting courses at numerous institutions including Merritt College in Oakland, Hayward Adult School in Hayward, Boston Reed College at Baden Adult School in South City, Palo Alto Adult School in Palo Alto, Milpitas Adult School in Milpitas, Fremont Adult School in Fremont, and Union City Adult School in Union City.

HONORS, PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENTS AND SKILLS
1982 Dean's List in the subjects of Chemistry and Physics
1983 Dean's List in the subjects of Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Microbiology
1988 Thesis on congenital heart disease in children. LASI Romania
Trilingual (English, Arabic and Romanian)
1994 volunteer work in the Valley Children's Hospital, Fresno, CA

CERTIFICATION
Moodle Online Learning Management System
Certified Board of Medical Assisting
California Teaching Credential ~ Subject biomedical technology
Teaching Credentials for Health Sciences & Biomedical Technology
Certified Medical Assistant, CCBMA -AC 10017-11 Expire June 2016
Consumer Affair Certificate Teaching LVN Program
Pharmacology Instructor
Consumer Affair Certificate Teaching Paramedic classes
Career Development Instructor
Basic Life Support Instructor
Advance Life Support Instructor
EKG Certified
Phlebotomy Certified

My goal as a Medical Assistant Instructor with 17 years experience is to assure the medical assistant's competence in performing that service at appropriate standard of care. Skills and knowledge alone do not guarantee success. Personality and professional appearance are critical to the medical assistant's success.