EDUCATION Graduated from Al-Iman Islamic School, Abou Samra, Tripoli in 1988. Medical School (1988 - 1994): Marmara University, School of Medicine. Haydarpasa-Istanbul 81326. TURKEY. Residency (1994 - 2000): General Surgery Department. Marmara University Hospital. Tophanelioglu Caddesi, 13-15. Altunizade, Uskudar, Istanbul 34662, TURKEY. Visiting observer (01/12/1996 - 28/02/1997): Lebanese Governmental Hospital. General Surgery Department. Al-Kobbe, Tripoli, LEBANON. Postgraduate teaching terms: 1. Gastrointestinal Oncologic Surgery workshop under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Cumhur Yegen. 19th Oct. – 14th Nov. 2007. Marmara University Hospital. Istanbul. TURKEY. 2. Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery workshop under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ali YERDEL. 22nd Nov. - 14th Dec. 2007. Istanbul Cerrahi Hastanesi. Ferah sokak, No: 18, Nisantasi 34365, Istanbul. TURKEY. 3. Laparoscopic surgical treatment of Morbid Obesity (Sleeve gastrectomy, Gastric Fundoplication, Jejuno-ileal bypass) under the supervision of Prof.Dr. John Melissas. 7st June – 30th June 2011. Crete university Hospital, Crete island. GREECE. 4. Basic life support and CPR. Lebanese Red Cross. February 2013. Beirut, LEBANON. Membership: 1. Ex member of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES) 2. Ex member of the American Society of Breast Diseases (ASBD) 3. Lebanese Order of Physicians in Tripoli (1995) 4. Surgical Society of North Lebanon, Head of scientific Committee (2013) Teaching: 1. Course of General Surgery (1998-2000): lectures, journal clubs, seminars and bed side education to the 4th year and 6th year medical students. Marmara University, School of Medicine. 2. Course of Medical Ethics and Deontology (2006-2007): lectures to the 2nd year students, Faculty of Public Health, Department of medical Analysis, Jinan University – Tripoli, LEBANON 3. Courses of General and Systemic Pathophysiology (2006-till now): Lectures to the 2nd and 3rd year students, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jinan University – Tripoli, LEBANON. 4. Course of Medical Therapeutics in Gastroenterology (2009-till now): Jinan University, School of Pharmacy. 3rd year academic students. 5. Lecturer in the faculty of public health and faculty of Pharmacy in Jinan University, Tripoli – LEBANON since 2006 till currently. BIBLIOGRAPHY Articles Published in International Journals 1. Ali Bekraki and Khalil Hanna. Peritonitis caused by jejunal perforation with Taenia saginata: report of a case. Journal of Parasitic Disease; (2014): 1-2, March 04, 2014 2. Gulluoglu B.M., Bekraki A., Cerikcioglu N., Soyletir G., Aktan A.O. Immunologic influences of hyperthermia in rat model of obstructive jaundice. Dig. Dis. Sci; 2001 Nov: 46(11): 2378-2384 3. Bekraki A., Gorkey S., Aktan A.O. Anal surgical techniques in early ottoman period by Serefeddin Sabuncuoglu. World Journal of Surgery; January, 2000 4. Bekraki A., Aksoy B.S., Gulluoglu B., Yalin R. Spontaneous cholecystocutaneous fistula: an unusual complication of gall stone disease. Surgical Rounds; 2000 Jan: 23(1): 28-30 5. Ozveri E., Bekraki A., Cingi A., Demiralp E., Yegen B.C., Aktan A.O. The effect of hyperthermic preconditioning on the immune system in rat peritonitis. Intensive Care Medicine; 1999, 25: 1155-1159 6. Bekraki A., Aktan A.O. Surgeon’s dilemma: laparoscopic or open surgery? Marmara Medical Journal; 1998 Oct: 11(4), 234-237 Manuscripts recently prepared, still under consideration 1. Bekraki A., Abs M. Conservative treatment of large rectus sheath hematoma in a patient with chronic renal failure: Report of a case. 2. Bekraki A., El-Jundi B., Al-Hajj J. Real outcome of cases admitted with acute abdominal pain and provisional diagnosis of acute appendicitis: Data mining approach. Selected Presentations in Medical Congresses 1. Ozveri E.S., Bekraki A., Yegen C., Aktan A.O. Biliary system injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Presented as a poster in the 3rd Congress on Hepato-Pancearto- Biliary Sciences. 14/11/1997 Izmir – TURKEY. 2. Bekraki A., Yegen C., Aktan A.O., Yalin R. Surgical treatment of benign biliary strictures. Oral presentation in the 1st National Hepatology Congress. June – 1995, TURKEY. 3. Gunal O., Sayin E., Bekraki A., Yegen C., Aktan A.O., Inceoglu R., Yalin R. The surgical treatment of colorectal carcinoma leading to colonic obstruction. Oral presentation in the 4th National Colorectal Cancer Congress. 1995 – TURKEY. 4. Bekraki A., Gulluoglu B.M., Soyletir G., Aktan A.O. The effect of hyperthermic preconditioning on bacterial translocation in obstructive jaundice model in rats. Oral presentation in the Eurosurgery Congress. June–2000 Istanbul – TURKEY. 5. Bekraki Ali. Head of the scientific committee of the 21st national surgical congress in Tripoli. Member of the organizing committee. Session moderator. May 2014. LEBANON Presented seminars 1. Early diagnosis of breast cancer, importance and methods. Theater of Jinan University, March 2005. 2. Acute appendicitis: diagnosis and management. El-Youssef Medical Center, June 2006. 3. The role of nurses in the management of breast cancer. El-Youssef Medical Center, January 2007. 4. Postoperative pain from the surgical point of view: importance and treatment. Florida beach, November 2008. 5. Management of specific site surgical infection. Mazloum Hospital, 2/3/2009. 6. Mortality and Morbidity Committee: Purpose, Plan and policy. El-Youssef Medical Hospital, April 2010 7. Peritonitis and intra-abdominal abscesses. Lebanese order of Physicians in North Lebanon. 1st February 2013. ATTENDED CONGRESSES, SYMPOSIUM AND COURSES 1. Robert E. Condon, Aziz Kaya, J. Barry McKernon, Lloyd M. Nyhus: Recent advances in the surgical management of inguinal hernia repair. A symposium organized by the American Hospital. Istanbul - TURKEY, 28-29 May 1997. 2. Turkish National Surgical Congress. Organized by the Turkish Surgical Society. Izmir - TURKEY, 6-10 May 1998. 3. Postgraduate course: Minimizing complications in laparoscopic surgery. EAES. Linz – AUSTRIA, 22 June 1999. 4. 7th European Association for Endoscopic Surgery Congress. Linz – AUSTRIA, 23-26 June 1999. 5. XII ème Congres de Chirurgie. Organized by the Surgical Society of North Lebanon. Tripoli – LEBANON, 18-20 May 2000. 6. XIII ème Congres de Chirurgie. Organized by the Surgical Society of North Lebanon. Tripoli – LEBANON, 25-26 May 2001. 7. XIV ème Congres de Chirurgie. Organized by the Surgical Society of North Lebanon. Tripoli – LEBANON, 24-25 May 2002. 8. 6th Makassed Congress. Beirut – LEBANON. 28 September 2002. 9. 6th Annual Medico-Surgical Meeting of Saint Charles Hospital. Digestive Oncology. Hazmieh, Beirut – LEBANON. December 3rd and 4th, 2004. 10. XVI ème Congres de Chirurgie. Organized by the Surgical Society of North Lebanon. Quality Inn - Tripoli – LEBANON, 2-3 June 2006. 11. International committee of the Red Cross. The War Surgery Seminar. Beirut - Lebanon. 5-6 July 2008. 12. 5th annual congress (Blood disorders in daily practice). Quality Inn Hotel, Tripoli-Lebanon. February 27-28, 2009. 13. XVIIIth Congress of North Lebanon Society of Surgery (Management of Surgical trauma). Safadi Cultural Center-Tripoli-Lebanon. March 27-28, 2009. 14. Middle East Congress on Age, Ageing and Alzeihmer (MECAAA), Challenges in Geriartric care. Al-Safadi Cultural Center, Tripoli-Lebanon. Nov. 4-7, 2009. 15. Breast cancer surgery and reconstruction, organized by the Lebanese Society for General Surgery, Bait Al-Tabib, Beiruth – Lebanon, Nov. 2010. 16. War surgery Seminar: presentation of war injury cases during the battle of (Nahr El-Bared Camp ), organized by the Lebanese Society for General Surgery, El-Youssef medical center, Halba – Lebanon, October 2010. 17. 21st Congress of North Lebanon Society of Surgery (Esophagus - Liver surgery). Head of scientific committee and member of organizing committee. Session moderator. Safadi Cultural Center-Tripoli-Lebanon. May 2014. 18. Being still the head of Scientific Committee of the Surgical Society of North Lebanon, I am involved actively in the preparation of the 22nd National Surgical Congress in Tripoli expected to be done in May 2015. Routinely Performed Surgical Procedures: Different Surgical interventions of War surgery and Polytrauma Endocrine Surgery • Total and Subtotal Thyroidectomies • Parathyroidectomy ( Adenoma, Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism) Breast surgery • Excision of breast nodules ( Fibroadenoma, Excisional Biopsy) • Retroarealar Exploration ( Ductal Ectasis, Nipple discharge ) • Breast Conservative Surgery ( Lumpectomy, Quadranectomy ) • Modified Radical Mastectomy, Simple Mastectomy • Axillary Dissection. Gastrointestinal Tract Surgery • Total and Subtotal Gastrectomy for Gastric Tumors • Truncal Vagotomy and Pyloroplasty or Gastrojejunostomy ( Gastric outlet obstruction, Bleeding Ulcer) • Graham Patch Repair for perforated Duodenal ulcer • Small intestinal resection and anastomosis • Splenectomy (Traumatic, Hematologic reasons) Colorectal Surgery • Colectomies ( Right Hemicolectomy, Left Hemicolectomy, Sigmoidectomy, Low Anterior Resection, Total Proctectomy, Proctocolectomy, Abdomino-Perineal Resection MILES, Total Abdominal colectomy) • Anal procedures ( Milligan – Morgan open Hemorroidectomy, Left lateral Internal Sphincterotomy, Drainage of anal abscesses, Fistula Surgery: Fistulotomy, Staged Fistulotomy and Seton, Flap) Hepatobiliary Tract Surgery • Open and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy with or without Cholangiography • Common bile duct Exploration, T-Tube • Choledocho-duodenostomy and other Derivation procedures Anterior Abdominal Wall Surgery • Umblical and Incisional hernias • Inguinal hernias ( Direct, Indirect, Femoral) Small Surgery • Surgical treatment of testicular Hydrocele • Varicocele • Surgical Circumcision • Zadick excision of ingrown toe nail • Pilonidal Surgery ( Lay open, Excision, Mc-Fee reconstruction) • Excisional biopsies ( Lipoma, Sebaceous Cysts, Skin tumors, Lymph node excisions) • Implantation of Subclavian vein Chamber for Chemotherapy treatment Rarely Performed Procedures • Open Nissen Fundoplication ( Training has been done concerning Laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet , however I did not have the chance to gain much experience in this field) • Surgical drainage of Pancreatic Pseudocyst ( Single procedure of Roux En Y Cystojejunostomy performed in 2010) • Laparoscopic Appendectomy • Laparoscopic Ovarian cyst excision • Laparoscopic exploration of Abdomen ( Recurrent Abdominal or pelvic pain of unknown origin) • Gastric plication and sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity.