Internal Medicine/Hematology/Oncology

 

Haifaa Abdulhaq, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF

 

  Medical School: Damascus University, Syria
  Residency: Damascus University Hospitals, Syria
Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
  Fellowship Rheumatology, Damascus University Hospitals, Syria
Hematology/Oncology, Western Pennsylvania Hospitals, Pittsburgh, PA
  Board Certified: Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology
  Awards and Recognition:
  1. National achievement award
  2. Ranked 2nd among  Syrian high school graduates (50,000 students)
  3. Al Basel Prize
  4. Ranked 1st among Damascus University School of medicine graduates (> 700 students)
  5. Best junior house staff award
  6. Best senior house staff award
 
  Publications (since 2009):

Sachdeva M, Abdulhaq H. A rare case of rosai-dorfman disease in an adult male associated with auto-immune hemolytic anemia. Mediterr J Hematol Infect Dis. 2013; 5(1):e2013022. PMID: 23667720


Costa R, Khattab M, Gilmore GL, Sahovic EA, Miller SM, Rossetti JM, Abdulhaq H, Lister J. Viability and potency of hematopoietic progenitor cells after prolonged cryopreservation at -80°C. Acta Haematol. 2011; 126 (2): 99-102.


Costa R, Abdulhaq H, Haq B, Shadduck RK, Latsko J, Zenati M, Atem FD, Rossetti JM, Sahovic EA, Lister J. Activity of azacitidine in chronic myelomonocytic leukemia. Cancer. 2011 Jun 15; 117(12):2690-6. PMID: 21656746


Costa R, Abdulhaq H, Haq B, Shadduck R, Latsko J, Rossetti J, Sahovic E, Folefac A, Lister J. Activity of azacitidine in myelomonocytic leukemia. Cancer. 2011; 117 (12): 2690- 2696