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Immunopathology educator

Marwan Assad Masri, Lebanese immunopathology educator. AHFM scholar, 1980; Alberta Cancer Board, 1983; research grantee Foothills Hospital, Surgical Society Calgary, 1978-1979, Kidney Foundation Canada, 1979-1980, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research, 1980-1982, Medical Research Council Canada, 1983-1984, Alberta Cancer Board, 1983-1984, Canada National Cancer Institute, 1983-1984.


Masri, Marwan Assad was born on October 15, 1948 in Salima, Lebanon. Son of Assad Abdullah and Shukria Ibrahim Masri.


Bachelor of Science in Biology, American University Beirut, Lebanon, 1972. Master of Science in Immunopathology, University Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Immunopathology, University Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1983.


Research assistant department pathology and medical immunology, U. Calgary, 1980-1983; teaching assistant department pathology and immunology, U. Calgary, 1980-1982; Laskin postdoctoral fellow department oncology, U. Calgary/Tom Backer Cancer Center, 1982-1984; head immunopathology and tumor immunology, Mafraq Hospital and Emirate Institute for Medical Research, 1984-1986; deputy head transplant unit, Mafraq Hospital and Emirate Institute for Medical Research, 1984-1986; deputy director, finance manager, Emirate Institute for Medical Research, 1986-1988; director, Emirate Institute for Medical Research, 1988-1994; professor faculty medicine and health science, U. United Arab Emirates, 1988-1994; cyclosporine consultant, Sandoz Pharma, Basle, Switzerland, 1986-1996; professor immunology, Lebanese U., Beirut, since 1996; head immunopathology and transplantation, Rizk Hospital, Beirut, since 1996. Resident pathologist Canada Association Pathology, Calgary, 1982. Presenter in field.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Tumor Markers in Clinical Practice, 1986 (Gold Medal Egypt Cancer society 1996). Contributor articles to professional journals.


Board directors Chronic Care Center, Beirut, since 1990. Member Asian Society Organ Transplantation (consultant), Arab Society Nephrology and Transplantation (consultant), Middle East Society Transplantation, Asian Society Organ Transplantation (consultant).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, tennis, swimming, badminton, agriculture.


Married Rima Kamal Ali, August 16, 1980. Children: Wiam, Firas, Dana.

Assad Abdullah

Shukria Ibrahim Masri

Rima Kamal Ali

Wiam Masri

Firas Masri

Dana Masri