Melinda E. Karam, M.D.


Detroit, Michigan 


Basic: Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 1968 - 1972 Degree: B.S. Biology
M.D.: Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 1972-1976 Degree M.D.

Graduate Medical Education and Residency

Pediatrics, St. John Hospital 1976-1979


Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners 1977
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics 1980


Private Practice: Pediatrics - Country Club Pediatrics, P.C. 1980-1984

Private Practice: Pediatrics - Solo 1984-1997
Private Practice: Pediatrics - Eastlake Pediatrics P.C. 1997 - Present

Teaching Appointments

Full-time teaching staff, Department of Pediatrics, St. John Hospital 1979-1980
Pediatric Teaching Affiliate, Bon Secour Hospital 1982-1985

Positions Held

Pediatric Outpatient Service, St John Hospital


ACLS Course, St. John Hospital "Pediatric Resuscitation"
Sonya Friedman Radio Program "Children View Death"
Guest Lecture, Bon Secour Hospital, "Children, Death and Grief"
Macomb County Health Department "Common Childhood Diseases"
St Joseph Mt Clemens Hospital Parenting Classes
Bon Secour Hospital "Parenting Classes"
Assumption Church "Symptoms That Drive Parents Crazy"
WJR "Summer Safety and Hepatitis Vaccine"
Twins Club


American Medical Association
American Academy of Pediatrics
Wayne County Medical Society
Michigan State Medical Society
United Pediatric Society

Other Committees

Board Member Physician's Organization St. John Hospital