Dr. Mahmoud Aljurf, M.D, MPH

Additional Information

Dr. Mahmoud Aljurf received his M.D. degree in 1985. He completed residency training in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston and combined Hematology & Oncology Fellowships at Stanford University Medical Center. He also received Masters in Public Health (MPH) from Johns Hopkins University and FRCPath from UK. Dr. Aljurf is American Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hematology, Medical Management and Quality Assurance. He was  also the recipient of the American College of Physicians (ACP) Mastership Award for the year 2012.


  • Graft Versus Host Disease
  • Patient quality of life post transplant

Professional Highlights:

  • Director of Adult Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplant Program, Deputy Director of the Oncology Center at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 
  • Scientific Director of the Eastern Mediterranean Blood and Marrow Transplantation Group (EMBMT), 
  • Editor in Chief for the Elsevier journal Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Therapy

Publications: Dr. Aljurf has published over 170 scientific papers, several book chapters and editors of two books.https://www.researchgate.net/scientific-contributions/38996918_Mahmoud_Aljurf