MD- Cancer & Blood Disorders
Dr. Tabbara has researched blood and bone marrow stem cell transplant. He established the bone marrow transplant program at The GWU Medical Center in 1992 and has performed several hundred stem cell transplants treating patients with leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma and myelodysplastic syndrome. Additional areas of interest for Dr. Tabbara are breast and lung cancers. He has served as the director of the medical thoracic oncology program at GWU since 2003.
Dr. Tabbara obtained his undergraduate and medical degrees from the American University of Beirut. He completed his fellowship training in Hematology/Oncology at the University of Virginia (UVA) and was appointed as an assistant professor of Medicine at UVA for four years prior to joining the faculty at GWU. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American Society of Hematology and The American Society of Clinical Oncology.