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Hussam Abu-Farsakh
Hussam Abu-Farsakh
Consultant Histopathologist and Cytopathologist at First Medical Lab
Jordan


  • Focus: Contributions are valued by peers
  • Accountability: Thoroughly contributes in all areas
  • Sense of Urgency: Consistently responds in a timely fashion
  • Team: Frequently supports and responds to peers
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Level: LEVEL 02

12 month points: 290 ptsView details

Total points: 1094 pts

skills
Oncology 34
Pathology 29
Cancer 8
Histopathology 6
Clinical 5
Clinical Research 5
Hospitals 5
Molecular Biology 5
Cytopathology 4
Genetics 3
Medicine 3
Fine needle aspiration and biopsies from all body organs
Infertility and fine needle aspiration of testis
Muscle biopsy for myopathy with interpretation
Bone marrow aspiration and biopsies
Diagnostics
Anatomic Pathology
Hematology
Laboratory Medicine
PCR
Immunohistochemistry
Hardware Diagnostics
Medical Education
Board Certified
Clinical Pathology
Surgical Pathology
Healthcare
Healthcare Management
Laboratory
Medical Diagnostics
Hematopathology
Medical Research
PROFILE

Summary

I have American Boards in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology in 1993
American Board in Cytopathology in 1995
I did two fellowships
The first one in Fine needle aspiration and Cytopathology at M.D.Anderson Cancer Center
The second one in Surgical Tumor pathology at M.D.Anderson Cancer Center
I did my residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Baylor Collage of Medicine
I have British membership in Internal medicine part1
I have wide experience in Tumor pathology, hematopathology, neuropathology, dermatopathology and GI pathology
I was an assistant professor in Jordan University Medical School, and I have established the lab at King Hussein Cancer Center in 2001 by being one of the two consultants that build the lab and trained the fellows for 8 years.
I am no the lab director of anatomic and clinical pathology of First Medical Lab in Amman Jordan

Experience

Consultant Histopathologist and Cytopathologist

First Medical Lab

January 2000 - Present

First Medical Lab is a comprehensive Lab with the following services:
Histopathology and Cytopathology
Genetics and chromosomal studies
Muscle diseases and weakness: take biopsies from muscles, do complete structural studies on frozen muscle pieces.
Electron microscopy: for kidney biopsy and muscle diseases
Infertility studies for infertile men: tesicular Fine needle aspiration, hormonal studies and karyotypes.
The lab is the one of the main labs for diagnosis of tumors in the region.

Pathologist

First Medical Lab

November 1999 - Present

ACTIVITY