Abdullah Alismail, M.S, RRT-NPS, RRT-SDS, FCCP

Abdullah Alismail, M.S, RRT-NPS, RRT-SDS, FCCP

Assistant Professor

Abdullah Alismail, is the Program Director for the Master of Science in Respiratory Care Program, Certificate in Polysomnography, and the Director of Clinical Education in the Respiratory Care Program- Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, School of Allied Health Professions, Loma Linda University. Mr. Alismail also a member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies in LLU. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care and Master of Science in Health Professions Education from Loma Linda University. He also earned his Master of Art degree from Claremont Graduate University. His work in the pulmonary and Chest medicine has been recognized as he is now a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP). Professor Alismail is a reviewer in many scholarly journals such as: PLoS One, Annals of Internal Medicine, CHEST, Respiratory Care, and others. As an educator, his passion and interest is within health professions education, clinical studies, and innovation. He was also part of the California state and national champion team of the 2011 Sputum Bowl competition in Respiratory Care at the AARC. Professor Alismail enjoys traveling, sports and reading about history of civilizations, cultures, and comparative religions.


  • Interests: Prof. Alismail research of interests are: Respiratory Care and pulmonary medicine, Medical Education and Innovation, Cardiopulmonary Science.