Dr. Shahrukh Hashmi

Chair - Hematology & Oncology
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Dr. Shahrukh Hashmi, MBBS, MPH, is Chair of the Division of Hematology & Oncology Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Hashmi has over two decades of experience in clinical care, possessing expertise in blood cancers, stem cell transplantation, CAR-T cells, graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) and cellular therapies. With a robust history of medical training in the USA, including at the world-renowed Mayo Clinic, his skill set enables him to provide the best possible treatment to his patients.

As an associate editor for the leading journal in cellular therapy called ‘Journal of Transplantation and Cellular Therapy’, he also serves on the boards of other medical journals and has published more than 300 peer-reviewed articles. Additionally, Dr. Hashmi also chairs the Global Emergencies Committee of Worldwide Network of Blood and Marrow Transplantation.

Doctor can help with

  • Hematology
  • Stem cell transplantation


  • Co-founder & Inaugural Chair - American Society for Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy's Survivorship
  • Co-chair - NIH Late Effects Panel for Blood and Marrow Survivors
  • Co-chair - Global Emergencies Committee, WBMT
  • Co-chair - Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) Health Services and International Committee
  • Member - CIBMTR Advisory Committee
  • Board Member - Make a Wish Foundation UAE
  • Advisory Board Member - CancePatientnt Care Society (Rahma), UAE

Licences and certifications

  • Licensed, American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)
  • Licensed, American Board of Public Health (ABPH)
  • Licensed, American Board of Hematology (ABH)

Training and work experience

  • Chair, Hematology & Oncology

    Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), UAE

  • Adjunct Faculty, Computer Vision Department

    Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence, UAE

  • Adjunct Faculty

    College of Medicine and Health Sciences - Khalifa University, UAE

  • Consultant & Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine

    Mayo Clinic, USA

  • Fellowship in Hematology, Oncology & Bone Marrow Transplant

    Strong Memorial Hospital/University of Rochester, USA

  • Preventive Medicine & Internal Medicine Residency

    Yale-Griffin Program, USA


  • Master of Public Health (MPH)

    Yale University, USA
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

    Baqai Medical University, Pakistan