Dr. Ahmed Salem specialized in oncology

Dr. Ahmed Salem

Consultant Clinical Oncology at The Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK.

Country United Kingdom
Speciality Oncology
Subspeciality lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma.
Experience 2005 years
Languages Arabic and English

Dr. Salem is a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Lung Cancer Research at the University of Manchester and an Honorary Consultant in Clinical Oncology at The Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK. He attained a Ph.D. in Medicine at the University of Manchester, UK. He has published many peer-reviewed papers, abstracts, posters, and proceedings in eminent oncology conferences.

Areas of expertise: Lung cancer, proton radiotherapy, Radiation Oncology and Radiation Therapy Physics

About

Dr. Ahmed Salem graduated from Misr University for Science and Technology in Egypt in 2005. He then undertook his postgraduate training in 2008 at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon. He obtained his MSc in Oncology from Newcastle University in the UK in 2013, and in 2014, became a fellow of ESTRO by examination. In parallel, he completed training in radiation oncology at King Hussein Cancer Centre, Amman, Jordan in 2014. He successfully completed the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) examination fellowship and a certificate in 2015, and in the same year, he got MRCP in Medical Oncology from the Royal College of Physicians and FRCR in Clinical Oncology from the Royal College of Radiologists in the UK. In 2017, he completed a clinical research fellowship and attained a Ph.D. in Medicine at the University of Manchester, the UK, for research focusing on non-invasive therapeutic lung cancer biomarkers. Dr. Salem is currently a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Lung Cancer Research at the University of Manchester and an Honorary Consultant in Clinical Oncology at The Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK. He has published many peer-reviewed papers and many abstracts, posters, and proceedings in eminent oncology conferences. His research focuses on proton radiotherapy, MR guided radiotherapy (MR Linac), validating novel biomarkers of hypoxia, and radiosensitivity in lung cancer patients, leading to the conduct of biomarker-driven clinical trials. Dr. Salem is a recipient of more than 10 prestigious academic oncology awards such as the ESTRO Accuray Award in 2018 and the ASTRO International-US annual meeting scientific abstract award. He is a committee member in the Royal College of Radiologists clinical oncology and serves as Director and Chair of the ESTRO FALCON lung cancer contouring workshops operational group.


Experiences and Positions

2018 - Today

Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Clinical Oncology Consultant
University of Manchester and Christie Hospital, UK.

2014 - 2018

Clinical Research Fellow
University of Manchester and Christie Hospital, UK.

2014 - 2014

Radiation oncology specialist
King Hussein Cancer Centre, Jordan.

2009 - 2009

Research intern
Anderson Cancer Center, USA.


Degrees and Certifications

Ph.D. in Medicine
University of Manchester, UK.
2017

PGCert in Medical Education
Dundee University, UK.
2017

FHEA in Higher Education
Higher Educational Academy, University of York, UK.
2016

Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) in Clinical Oncology
Royal College of Radiologists, UK.
2015

Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCP) in Medical Oncology.
Royal Colleges of Physicians, UK.
2015

Board certification in Radiation Oncology
Jordan Medical Council, Jordan.
2014

MSc in Oncology
Newcastle University, UK.
2013

MBBCH in Medicine
Misr University for Science and Technology, Egypt.
2005


Memberships

Member of:

  • ESMO in Medical Oncology (2015)
  • ESTRO in Radiation Oncology (2014)

Markers of esteem

  • The University of Manchester Clinical Presidential Research Fellowship: Faculty of Biology, Medicine & Health (2019)
  • Nominated for Outstanding contribution to Research Award (6th Annual Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards) (2018)
  • ESTRO-Accuray award, European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology 37 annual meeting (2018)
  • Finalist, Manchester medical society registrar research prize (2017)
  • Finalist, MCCR workshop innovative protocol award (2016)
  • Finalist, clinical oncologists’ trials sandpit RCR/ CTRad award (2015)
  • UCL Scholarship for Exceptional Applicants (2013)
  • University of Sheffield Jordan postgraduate scholarship Lancaster University MBA high potential scholarship Jordan oncology society conference best presentation award (2012)
  • ASTRO International-US Annual Meeting Scientific Abstract Award, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (2011)
  • Jordan oncology society conference speaker award (2010)

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