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    Irene Ghobrial, MD

    Irene Ghobrial, MD

    Director, Michele & Stephen Kirsch Laboratory
    Senior Physician

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


    Hematologic Oncology

    Office phone: 617-632-4218
    Appointment phone: 617-632-3823 (new), 617-632-4218 (current)
    Fax: 617-582-8608
    Email: irene_ghobrial@dfci.harvard.edu
    Website: Ghobrial Lab

    Preferred contact method: email
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    Medical Oncology

    Research Department

    Medical Oncology/Hematologic Malignancies


    Waldenström's macroglobulinemia, Multiple myeloma

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215


    Dr. Ghobrial received her MD in 1995 from Cairo University School of Medicine, Egypt. She completed her Internal Medicine training at Wayne State University, Mich., and her Hematology/Oncology subspecialty training at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Minn.

    She joined Dana-Farber in the field of Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia and multiple myeloma in 2005. She is conducting research in the area of homing and migration of B cells and novel therapeutic agents in Waldenstrom's macroglbulinemia and multiple myeloma.


    Board Certification
    Hematology, 2004
    Medical Oncology, 2004
    Internal Medicine, 2001

    Mayo Clinic, Graduate Medical Education, Hematology & Oncology, 2004

    Sinai-Grace Hospital of Detroit, Internal Medicine, 2001
    Cairo University School of Medicine, Pediatrics

    Cairo University Hospitals, Cairo, Egypt, 1997

    Medical School
    Cairo University School of Medicine, 1995