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Irene Ghobrial, MD

Medical Oncology

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  • Director, Clinical Investigator Research Program
  • Lavine Family Chair for Preventative Cancer Therapies
  • Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


Clinical Interests

  • Multiple myeloma
  • Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia

Contact Information

  • Appointments617-632-3823 (new)
    617-632-4218 (follow-up)
  • Office Phone Number617-632-4218
  • Fax617-582-8608


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
  • Internal Medicine, 2001
  • Medical Oncology, 2004


  • Mayo Clinic, Graduate Medical Education, Hematology & Oncology


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

Medical School:

  • Cairo University School of Medicine


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