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Dr. Abou Antoun joined the Lebanese American University School of Pharmacy in October 2010. She came from the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC, where she was as a post-doctoral Research Associate studying the molecular mechanisms of tumor stem cell recurrence and treatment-resistance, and the development of targeted therapy to eradicate and reduce the rate of recurrent treatment-resistant malignancies. Previously, she was a Research Technologist at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio, and the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. Her Ph.D. studies focused on the molecular mechanisms that promote pediatric brain tumor invasion and metastasis.
The American Federation for Medical Research Outstanding Post-doctoral Research Award, 2010