Dr. Salib was born in Los Angeles, and grew up in Monterey, California. He attended the University of California at San Diego where he earned a bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering. He went on to earn his MD from the University of Vermont College of Medicine. Dr. Salib completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at the University of Rochester. He currently works within the UR system and attends in the emergency departments at Highland Hospital, Strong Memorial Hospital and Strong West.