Mahmoud Khalifa obtained his medical degree from Cairo, Egypt, where he subsequently received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in pathology in 1982 and 1986, respectively. He continued his training in pathology as a Fulbright Scholar at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology in Washington, DC, USA. Dr. Khalifa received his postgraduate education at the Universities of Oklahoma, George Washington, and Georgetown. He then joined the Department of Pathology at the University of Toronto/Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in 1999. Dr. Khalifa is currently a Professor at the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Toronto and the Interim Chief of Anatomic Pathology in Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. He specializes in gynecologic, hepato-pancreato-biliary, and gastrointestinal pathology. He published more than 90 peer-reviewed papers, presented extensively in national and international meetings, and gave tens of invited lectures across the world. Dr. Khalifa serves as a member of various national and international oncology committees where he is involved in policy making pertaining to patient safety and standardization of laboratory procedures. He has received several prestigious teaching awards.
Biography Updated on 1 December 2010