Associate Professor of Medicine
Blood and Marrow Transplantation and Cell Therapy Program
Campus Address: NP 2560
1720 2nd Avenue South, NP 2560
Birmingham, AL 35294-0006
Phone: (205) 934-1908
For an appointment, call (205) 934-9999 or toll free 1 (800) UAB-8816.
Ain Shams Medical School, Cairo, Egypt
Internal Medicine Residency:
University of Maryland Medical System
Hematology/Oncology, West Virginia University, Morgantown
Research Fellowship, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
Certified in Internal Medicine
Certified in Hematology
Certified in Medical Oncology
Dr. Saad joined UAB in July 2012 as an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology/Oncology and as Scientist within the Experimental Therapeutics Program of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center. His research is focused on the use of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation to treat hematological diseases utilizing preparative and graft manipulation methods.He received his medical degree (MBBCh) from Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt in 1994. He finished his internship in 1996 and residency training in clinical oncology in 1999 in the same university, where he obtained Master Degree in Clinical Oncology in 1999 and subsequently appointed as a Faculty member in the same university.He joined Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan in 2000 as a clinical research fellow. He finished internal medicine training in Maryland General Hospital/University of Maryland Medical System (2002-2005) and fellowship of Hematology and Oncology in West Virginia University (2005-2008). He joined the Medical College of Wisconsin as an assistant professor in 2008 until he moved to UAB in 2012.He is American Board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology. He is also certified medical practitioner in Egypt.He authored several articles and book chapters.
- Merit Award of ASCO Foundation in 2007
- Margaret J. Albrink Research Award of West Virginia University School of Medicine in 2007
- Dennis M. Bush Excellence in Teaching Award of the Medical College of Wisconsin: 2009
The use of graft manipulation of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation as a model for immunotherapy to improve treatment outcome of hematological malignancies
- American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
- American Society of Hematology (ASH)
- American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT)
Publications: See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.