Igniting hope, one heartbeat at a time. On February 2nd 2024: On World Cancer Day, let’s stand together in
unity against cancer, supporting those in the fight and honoring the survivors
In this dynamic forum, experts will delve into diagnostic and therapeutic advancements in immune-oncology, providing a unified platform for oncologists, hematologists, research scholars, and students to exchange their knowledge in treating solid and liquid tumors.
The newly established GENOMIC PROFILING PROGRAM welcomes patients. Consult with your NKBCI Hematology-Oncology physician for recommended referrals.
To schedule an appointment kindly contact the Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute on 01-350 000, Ext. 5800.
Location: Aida and Halim Daniel Academic and Clinical Center ACC building, 5th floor
Date and Time: Weekdays from 8 am till 6 pm
The NKBCI actively promotes the development and dissemination of information resources on cancer prevention, management, and treatment as well as well being through the patient’s cancer journey
CLINICAL EXPERTISE IN HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
NEWLY ESTABLISHED ONCO-FERTILITY PROGRAM
THE CANCER SUPPORT FUND
NEWLY ESTABLISHED PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY PROGRAM
NKBCI: AN INSTITUTE FOCUSED ON ALL ASPECTS OF DISEASE
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.
THE NEW GENOMIC PROFILING PROGRAM
The newly established GENOMIC PROFILING PROGRAM welcomes patients, opening the door to Precision Medicine, a new era in medical care.
Consult with your NKBCI Hematology-Oncology physician for recommended referrals.
THE NEW LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE PROGRAM
The Naef K. Basile Institute is pleased to offer Lymphatic Drainage treatment to patients suffering from Lymphadema during their cancer journey.
Consult your physician for recommended treatment and the Lymphatic Drainage Program to learn more.
For appointments: Contact the Physical Therapy Department on 01-315000 ext 6645 – 6648
UPDATED! PATIENT INFORMATION RESOURCES
On Screening for Cancer. Dealing With Cancer, Management of different types of Cancer, Healthy living + Preventing Cancer, Tobacco and cancer at our Information Resources page
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.
Ali Taher, MD, Ph.D., FRCP