Dr. Hossam Abdel Maksood

Dr._Hossam_Abdel_Maksoud_PhotoDr. Hossam Abdel-Maksoud is the founder and chief executive of Maksoud Pharm Inc., an independently-owned chain of community pharmacies in the U.S. Maksoud Pharm Inc., originating in Briarwood, Queens in 1993, serving Briarwood and surrounding communities. Maksoud Pharm, Inc. also has branches in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Dr. Maksoud established Community Care Rx, Inc. as a separately-owned division of Maksoud Pharm, Inc, opening for business in September 2011 to focus on serving the long term care facilities in the 5 boroughs, Long Island and Westchester. Recently, Community Care Rx celebrated the opening of our New Jersey location in the town of Totowa.

Dr. Maksoud is on the Board of Directors of American Pharmaceutical Consultants (APS), a consulting company for pharmaceuticals. Dr. Maksoud serves on the Board of Governors of the Arab American Institute and is involved in a number of domestic and international organizations, including the New York State Pharmaceutical Society, the American Civil Liberties Union and Amnesty International. Dr. Abdel-Maksoud started his college education in Brighton, England and holds a degree in pharmacy from the College of Pharmacy and Allied Health at St. John’s University in New York.