Ghada Abusin, MD

Ghada Abusin, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Iowa City, IA

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Iowa College of Medicine


Office Address

  • 200 Hawkins Dr
    Jcp 2532
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    Phone: (319) 356-3595
    Fax: (319) 356-7659

Ghada Abusin, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Iowa City, IA

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Iowa College of Medicine

Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Iowa
    Iowa City, IA
  • Clinical Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Iowa Children's Hospital
    Iowa City, IA
  • Co-Director Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant ProgramUniversity of Iowa Children's Hospital
    Iowa City, IA

Education & Training

  • University of iowaUniversity of iowa
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and ClinicsUniversity of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
  • University of Iowa, College of Public Health
  • University of IowaUniversity of Iowa
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical CenterNewark Beth Israel Medical Center
  • University of Khartoum Faculty of MedicineUniversity of Khartoum Faculty of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • IA State Medical LicenseIA State Medical License2008 - Present
  • IA State Medical LicenseIA State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatrics
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatric Hematology-Oncology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Faculty Focus AwardUniversity of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 2013
    • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012
    • Compassionate Doctor RecognitionVitals Patients Choice, 2010, 2011

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    • "Neuroblastoma in Monozygotic Twins - Distinct Presentation, Pathology, and Outcome: Is it Familial or In-Utero Metastasis?"  Rolla Abu-Arja, Hasan Hashem, Ayman El-Sheikh, Ghada Abusin, Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 1/1/2014
    • Fatal cryptococcosis presenting as hepatobiliary dysfunction in an ALL patient  McNew BR, El-Sheikh A, Kirby PA, Bishop WP, Abusin GA, Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 1/1/2014
    • Recombinant human keratinocyte growth factor: succesful treatment of severe, refractory hemorrhagic cystitis after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation  Bhaskaran S, Abu-Arja RF, Abusin G, Cabral L, nagle K, Ahuja S et al., Bone Marrow Transplant, 1/1/2014

    Abstracts/Posters

    • "Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in a patient with Emanuel Syndrome (Supernumerary Derivative Chromosome 22) - Case Report." (Poster) Ghada Abusin, Oleg A Shchelochkov, Natalie Kamberos, Rolla Abu-Arja, Shawki Qasim, American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (ASPHO) 27th Annual Meeting, 5/14/2014
    • "Succesful Treatment of Severe Refractory Hemorrhagic Cystitis After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation with Hyperbaric Oxygen and Palifermin A recombi... Smita Bhaskaran, Kristen Nagle, Linda Cabral, Rachel Egler, Sanjay Ahuja, Ghada Abusin, Rolla Abu Arja, American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (ASPHO) 27th Annual Meeting, 5/14/2014
    • "Azacitadine is Well-Tolerated in a Pediatric Patient with Fanconi Anemia and Acute Myelogenous Leukemia-Case Report" (Poster) Hilda Ding, Ghada Abusin, Rolla Abu-Arja, American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (ASPHO) 27th Annual Meeting, 5/14/2014

    Lectures

    • "The educational value of bedside versus conference-room case presentation in pediatric oncology" 5/5/2014
    • "Evaluation of the Child with a Suspected Malignancy" 12/11/2013
    • "Introduction to Chronic Graft versus Host Disease (CGVHD) - Assessment of CGVHD according to NIH criteria- workshop" 12/9/2013
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