Mohamed Abou-Ghazal, MD

Clinical Instructor

Dr. Mohamed Abou-Ghazal received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut in 2004 and subsequently worked as a research fellow in the Division of Neurosurgery. In 2007, Dr. Abou-Ghazal joined the The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, where he continued for several years as a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Neurosurgery. During that time he published several basic-science papers on the role of regulatory T-cells in patients with human glioma, and their inhibition with a novel Stat-3 inhibitor.  In 2013 he joined the anatomy section of the basic-sciences department at the LAU Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine, where he has been involved in teaching gross anatomy as well as neuroanatomy.

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Education and Training


anatomy, brain tumors, immunotherapy