Dr. Issam Alawin joined UTMB as faculty in 2015 and currently cares for patients at both the Galveston and League City campuses specializing in breast cancer.
Dr. Alawin received his medical degree from the University of Jordan, School of Medicine in Amman, Jordan. He trained at King Hussein Cancer Center in Jordan for between 2008 and 2010 before coming to the Unites States.
Dr. Alawin completed three years of general internal medicine training at the University of Texas Medical Branch here in Galveston and earned his internal medicine certificate in 2013, he joined our hematology and medical oncology fellowship training program and received his American Board of Medical Oncology in 2015, currently he is devoted exclusively to cancer care, research, education and prevention.
Dr. Alawin was recognized for his gifted teaching skills by receiving the honorary membership at the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Society, he is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Outside work he enjoys his time with his wife and two daughters.
University of Jordan Medical School - Amman, Jordan, MD, 2007
Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2013
Medical Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2015
UTMB Health Hematology and Oncology - Galveston
1005 Harborside Drive
Galveston, TX 77550
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UTMB Health Cancer Center and Infusion Center - League City Campus Clinics
2240 Gulf Freeway South
League City, TX 77573
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