Dr. Nidale Tarek

0 Dr. Nidale Tarek graduated with MD degree from the Lebanese University in 2004. She subsequently completed residency training in Pediatrics at the SUNY-Downstate Medical Center, fellowship training in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell where she served as a chief Fellow and one year of clinical research methodology at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York. Dr. Tarek is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

In 2011, Dr. Tarek was appointed as Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Texas/ MD Anderson Cancer Center. The main focus of her work was on immunotherapy for pediatric solid tumors.

Dr. Tarek joined the Children’s Cancer Center of Lebanon (CCCL) as an Assistant Professor in 2015; she is the hematology/oncology fellowship program director and is involved in teaching, research and clinical activities of the Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine and the Children’s Cancer Center.

Dr. Tarek has several original research papers and publications in peer review journals and book chapters and is an active member of various international committees. Her clinical expertise is in bone marrow transplantation and management of solid tumors through novel therapies including cellular therapy and immunotherapy strategies.