To know more, join the meeting on March 10 at 6:00 pm with:
Dr. Jean el-Sheikh, NKBCI Hematology-Oncology specialist and Dr. Nisreen Rizk, AUBMC Infectious diseases specialist.
Attendance registration at the link below:
Your safety is our top priority. As a cancer patient you may have questions about covid-19 vaccination. Stay well-informed and get the latest updates and information only from verified sources.
Amid the unique COVID-19 pandemic, it is our responsibility at NKBCI, to continue our cancer prevention efforts and fulfill our mission to reduce the burden of cancer. Get tested, early detection is key!
AN INSTITUTE FOCUSED ON ALL ASPECTS OF DISEASE
CLINICAL EXPERTISE IN HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
WELCOME TO THE NAEF K. BASILE CANCER
The Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute (NKBCI) at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) is a state-of-the-art adult cancer facility providing comprehensive cancer treatment and research.
The Institute was established through the generous contribution of the Naef K. Basile Foundation. The late Lebanese-American physician’s lifelong wish was to give back to his country of birth, founding an institute that would compare with the best cancer centers in the world.
The NKBCI relies on multidisciplinary specialized teams to diagnose and treat cancer and fosters health education programs to raise awareness on cancer prevention and early diagnosis.
RESPONSE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC
BREAKING: COVID-19 VACCINATION FOR CANCER PATIENTS AND SURVIVORS
Click on this link to complete your registration on the MOPH vaccination platform. Vaccination for cancer patients under treatment and survivors is recommended when available. Your safety is our top priority. At NKBCI, we are following up on the latest guidance from leading cancer research organizations as we review detailed guidelines on vaccination.
SAFETY MEASURES UNDERTAKEN AT THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF BEIRUT MEDICAL CENTER + NKBCI
NKBCI has implemented an additional series of strict infection control measures to assure the safety of cancer patients visiting the institute for consultations and treatment. Consult the Covid-19 cancer patients precautions guide.
FIND INFORMATIONAL MATERIAL ON COVID-19 PRODUCED AT THE NAEF K. BASILE INSTITUTE
SCHEDULE AN ONLINE CONSULTATION WITH A HEMATOLOGY OR ONCOLOGY SPECIALIST
Learn how to schedule an online visit through MyAUBHealth or contact the call center directly on 01- 759 618.
MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR
The NKBCI is an exciting and growing institute with leading clinicians, educators, and scientists working together to improve patient care. Our faculty participates in a full-range of academic activities that includes basic science research, clinical research, and teaching. We aspire to be a reference in medical care, leading innovation in the treatment of cancer in Lebanon and the region.
PALLIATIVE AND SUPPORTIVE CARE
UPDATED: PATIENT INFORMATION RESOURCES