Sherif Hassan Appointed Regional Chairperson for Maryland State by the International Trade Council

The International Trade Council is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Sherif Hassan as the Council’s Regional Chairperson for Maryland State, effective immediately.

Based in Bethesda, Mr. Hassan is talented, multilingual international physician. Trained in the United Kingdom as a critical care physician. Passion for travel which started as a teenager led to a career twist towards travel medicine and infectious disease.

Currently dedicating clinical time towards precision medicine, incorporating integrative medicine with genomic mapping, traditional as well as nutritional and lifestyle management geared to the individual patient.

Mr. Hassan holds the title of Consultant to several entities:

  1. The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services.
  2. International Society of Travel Medicine.
  3. American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

Mr. Hassan is also a speaker and organizer of European medical tourism conferences with focus on the latest developments in healthcare and technology applications.

“We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Hassan as the Chairperson for the Maryland State. His wealth of experience will be a great asset in a vast range of matters associated with international trade. The Council and its members will benefit from his expertise and experience. We look forward to working with him,” said Melanie Walker, the Council’s Marketing & Member Executive Chair.

Mr. Hassan will head up the Council’s Maryland regional operations and act as the key liaison with government agencies, chambers of commerce and regional trade bodies on behalf of the Council and its members.

With the appointment Ms. Hassan becomes a key member of the Council’s executive team and aims to provide strong leadership to the Council’s members across the region.

About the International Trade Council
Founded in 1956, the International Trade Council (ITC) is a non-profit organization with more than 29,000 members coming from 1289 industries across 76 countries.

The Council assists members to identify new trade opportunities, generate beneficial mentoring relationships, mediate trade disputes and overcome technical barriers to trade.

The Council works also with corporations, trade agencies and legislators to identify and share best practices and to achieve sustainable improvements in every aspect of domestic and international trade.

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