Atif Hussein, MD

Hussein Atif
Specialties
Hematology & Oncology
Primary Office
Address 1150 North 35th Avenue
Suite 330
Hollywood, FL 33021

About Me

Medical Director, East Operations-Adult Hematology & Oncology
Director, Hematology & Oncology Fellowship Program

Dr. Atif Hussein earned his degree in medicine from American University of Beirut and his master’s degree in medical management from Tulane University. He is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology.

His previous positions include Assistant Professor in Hematology/Oncology at the University of Miami and Duke University Medical Center; Medical Director of Memorial Cancer Institute. Dr. Hussein has received grants and awards for his research in ovarian cancer and chemotherapy-induced alopecia.

Dr. Hussein chairs Memorial Healthcare System’s Cancer Committee and Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee. He is the Medical Director for Oncology Cancer Research for the Memorial Cancer Institute.

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Education

Education
  • American University, Beirut, 1984
Residencies
  • American University Hospital, 1985, Internal Medicine
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1987, Hematology
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1989, Oncology
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine-Hematology
American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine-Medical Oncology
Languages
  • Arabic

Achievements

Publications

Awards

  • American Cancer Society Clinical Onocology Career Development Award
  • Baker-Norton Pharmaceutical

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physician Executives
  • American Society for Clinical Oncology

Research

  • Principal investigator for all cooperative groups, non-breast study open via-Memorial Cancer Institute affiliated with NCCTG

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