Chair, Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD

Chair, Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD

Dr. Abou-Alfa is a board-certified medical oncologist who treats patients with gastrointestinal cancers. His specialization is in primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma), pancreas, gallbladder, and bile duct tumors. His research focuses on improving the effectiveness of cancer therapy by incorporating small novel biological molecules that target cancer into the treatment of chemotherapy-resistant gastrointestinal malignancies, particularly hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancers.