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Dr. Abdul Rahman Jazieh

Chairman, Oncology Department
National Guards Health Affairs
Po.Box 22490 , Riyadh

Brief Biography:


MD-September, 1988   Damascus University Medical School

7/1990– 6/1993: Internal Medicine Residency at St. Francis Hospital, an affiliate of U of Illinois, Evanston, Illinois

7/1993 – 6/1996: Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas

MPH   May, 1997: Masters Degree in Public Health from Tulane University, New Orleans.  Major in Health Education/Communication.


Academic positions:

1/06 – Present: Chairman, Department of Oncology, KAMC, Riyadh, KSA

1/06 – Present: Consultant, Department of Oncology, KAMC, Riyadh, KSA

1/06 – Present: Professor, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

9/04 – 1/06: Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology at University of Cincinnati(UC), Cincinnati, Ohio

5/02 – 1/06: Acting Director, Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology                           University of Cincinnati Medical Center,Cincinnati,Ohio

5/02- 1/06: Director, Clinical Research, Hematology/Oncology Division

University of CincinnatiMedicalCenter,Cincinnati,Ohio

5/02 – 1/06: Director, Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship Program, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.


Research interests:

Clinical Research in Lung Cancer

Cancer Education

Delivery of Cancer Care and quality improvement

Improving care in tehd eveloping countries.


Any other information:


1982: Merit Award Recipient from the Syrian Ministry of Education.

1995: Merit Award Recipient from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

1995: Berlex Oncology Foundation selection for the Cancer Therapy Agents Workshop

1997: Election to The Delta Omega Society. For the excellent academic performance in the MPH Program.

1997: ASCO/AACR Selection to the “ Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop”

2004: “40 under 40” People to Watch at the UC Medical Center.

2004: Fellow,AmericanCollegeof Physicians

2004: Elected to the Empowering Executives & Professionals “Empire Who’s Who” for 2003-2004, The Empire Who’s Who Registry, pg. 287

2005: “Unsung Hero Award” by Cancer Family Care,Cincinnati,OH.

2006: Proclamation to the City of Cincinnatinaming the day of January 5th 2006 as Dr. Abdul Rahman Jazieh day

2011 Member, ASCO International Affairs Committee.


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