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Yaseen Rafe’e


  • Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist
  • Associate Professor, MSU CHM Pediatrics and Human Development
  • Director, Pediatrics Department, Hurley Medical Center
  • Director of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Hurley Medical Center
  • Pediatric Clinical Director, Hurley Medical Center
Dr. Yaseen Rafe’e is pleasant, calm and super knowledgeable about infectious diseases in children and about hospital care in general. Residents and students give him high marks for his teaching ability and his consistent, constructive feedback.


  • Medical school: Aleppo University Faculty of Medicine, Aleppo, Syria
  • Housestaff Physician: Al-Atfal Hospital, Aleppo, Syria
  • Pediatric Residency: St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Mich.
  • Pediatrics Infectious Disease Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Mich.

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease
  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • SMA-Syrian Medical Association

Scholarly Activity

Dr. Rafe’e has had multiple publications in peer-reviewed journals, has written textbook chapters and sections, and has presented study findings at many scientific meetings.

In the News

Hurley Pediatrics Infectious Diseases specialist Yaseen Rafe'e MD talks about multi-system inflammatory syndrome in children on a local Flint news station April 4, 2022. Select the image to view video.