Dr. Irene M Ghobrial MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Irene Ghobrial is a medical oncologist in Boston, Massachusetts. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. She received her medical degree from Cairo University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. She is one of 75 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 96 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998 - 2001

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2001 - 2004

Cairo University School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Regulation of microRNAs in cancer metastasis.
Bouyssou, J. M.,Manier, S.,Huynh, D.,Issa, S.,Roccaro, A. M.,Ghobrial, I. M.

Waldenström macroglobulinemia: from biology to treatment.
Sahin, I.,Leblebjian, H.,Treon, S. P.,Ghobrial, I. M.

A phase II trial of lenalidomide, bortezomib and dexamethasone in patients with relapsed and relapsed/refractory myeloma.
Richardson, P. G.,Xie, W.,Jagannath, S.,Jakubowiak, A.,Lonial, S.,Raje, N. S.,Alsina, M.,Ghobrial, I. M.,Schlossman, R. L.,Munshi, N. C.,Mazumder, A.,Vesole, D. H.,Kaufman, J. L.,Colson, K.,McKenney, M.,Lunde, L. E.,Feather, J.,Maglio, M. E.,Warren, D.,Francis, D.,Hideshima, T.,Knight, R.,Esseltine, D. L.,Mitsiades, C. S.,Weller, E.,Anderson, K. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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