Mohammad Salameh M.D.
Jan. 2nd 1955 Date of birth
Married with three children
Name of spouse : Liana
Director of adult Medical Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation at
9/99-up to date.
1) Bone Marrow Transplantation Fellowship
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
July 1997-June 1999
Doing both autologous and allogenic, Peripheral Stem cell transplantation and Bone marrow
transplantation, for different malignancies as Acute and Chronic
Leukemias, Lymphoma both
Hodgkins and Non Hodgkins Lymphoma, Breast
Cancer Sarcoma, Multiple Mycloma; Lung Cancer and Neuroblastoma.
Actively involved in writing different active protocols
Teaching Medical Oncology fellows who rotates at BMT
unit as well as medical residents and physician assistants.
2) Medical Oncology Fellowship.
UTMB Galveston TX USA
Seeing all patients who need oncology evaluation and
with initiation of the investigation and treatment under the care of medical oncologist.
Rotating in the medical oncology wards, dealing with
all the acute medical emergencies.
Actively involved in basic as well as clinical researches in medical oncology.
3) Internal Medicine Residency Program
Seton Hall University, Newark NJ, USA
Rotating in three different hospitals in Newark,
Elizabeth and Paterson NJ with excellent evaluation around all physicians.
Awarded Dr. Philip Di-Ambola memorial resident award
for excellent in Teaching 1995.
Excempted by one year from my training which was
approved by American Board of Int. Medicine.
4) Int. Medicine residency Jordan University Hospital, Amman Jordan
5) Rotating Internship Jordan University Hospital, Amman Jordan 1/7/1981-30/6/1982
1) University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, TX, USA - BMT fellowship -1999.
2) American Board of Medical Oncology - 1997.
3) University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, TX,
USA - Medical Oncology Fellowship - 1997.
4) American Board of Int. Medicine -1995.
5) Int. Medicine residency program, Seton Hall
University, Newark, NJ, USA -1995.
6) Arab Board of Int. Medicine (II) written part
7) Jordanian Board of Int. Medicine -1988.
8) Master degree Int. Medicine, Jordan
9) MBBS- Jordan University -1981.
1)Director of Adult Medical Oncology at Al-Amal Cancer Center
2) Intersit Security Forces Hospital Riyadh Saudi Arabia 1985-1993.
1) Dr Philip R- Di- Ambola Memorial Resident Award for excellent in teaching, Saint
Michaels Medical Center, NJ, USA 1995.
1) John T, Piper, Sharad Singhal, Mohammad Salameh, Robart
Awasti, Sanjay Awast, Mechanisms of Anti Carcinogenic Properties of
Curcumin, The effect
of glutathione linked detoxification enzymes in rat liner.
The International Journal of Biochemistry and Cell Biology. 30 (1998) 445-456.
2) Activation of the RAS/RAF-1 MEK Signaling Pathway Inhibit Taxel and Vincristine
Mediated Apoptosis in human TF-1 mycliod leukemia cells.
M. Carrol, Y. GU and M. Salameh ASH Abstract 1997.
Principle investigator and Co- investigator.
1) A piolet study of related- Doner Allogenic Peripheral blood stem cell
Transplantation for the treatment of patient with advanced hematological malignancy.
2) A phase I study of Escalating dose of topotecan with Carbo platin VP16 in
treatment of patient with different malignancies using peripheral blood stem cell
3) A phase II trials of high dose Busulfan and Cyclophosphamide followed by
peripheral blood stem cell rescue for patient with intermediate or high grade NHL or
Hodgkins disease in sensitive relapse.
4) A phase II trial of high dose BUCY followed by P.B.SC.T for patient with locally
advanced breast cancer or metastatic disease.
5) A phase II study of using neoadjuvant chemotherapy using Docetaxel and
Carboplatin for patient with locally advanced breast cancer.
6) A phase II study of using Doxil for treatment of refractory metastatic breast cancer.
7) A phase II study of using Bryostatin with or without Cytoxan, VP16 and Vincristine
for patient with AIDs related Non-Hodgkins lymphoma.
1) American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
2) American Society of Hematology (ASH).
3) American Collage of Physician (ACP).