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Prof. Abdalla Awidi AL-Abbadi
Cell Therapy Center
The University of Jordan
Professor Awidi is the founder of the Cell Therapy Center, a purpose built stem cell and regenerative medicine translational research center.
He is currently heavily involved in many translational projects in the field of stem cells. He pioneered stem cell and bone marrow transplantation in Jordan since 1987 in addition to his work as a Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology.
Prof Awidi received his medical degree from the University of Valencia. He holds an FRCP from Edinburgh, Glasgow and London.
He has recently been awarded fellow of the royal college of pathologists (FRCPath) from London. Throughout his career, Prof Awidi has held several key academic and administrative positions including president of Balqa Applied University, President of the Applied Science University, Medical Director of Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar and Chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine at the Jordan University Hospital (JUH), Head of the Bone Marrow Transplantation Team at JUH, Consultant Physician and Clinical Hematologist/Oncologist at JUH.
Prof Awidi has held numerous academic and clinical posts in reputable organization in the United Kingdom, Sweden, France and the United States.
Prof Awidi is the author of more than 110 papers and 2 book chapters. He is on the editorial board of several scientific journals.
He is the recipient of many awards including; the Abdul Hameed Shuman Award for Young Arab Scientists, the Jordanian Medical Association Award for distinguished medical accomplishments, best researchers award from the MHE as well as the state appreciation award.