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Fouad R. Kandeel, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor and Chair, Department of Clinical Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Chair, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
  • Director, Islet Cell Transplant Program
  • Associate Director, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute

Fouad R. Kandeel, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical Specialties
  • Endocrinology
Areas of Expertise
  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid
  • Sexual Health
  • Neuroendocrine Disease
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Adrenal Disease
Research Focus
  • Islet Cell Transplantation, Type 1 Diabetes, Sexual Dysfunction
Other Languages Spoken
  • Arabic

Dr. Fouad Kandeel is the Principal Investigator on the islet transplantation trial to determine the safety and efficacy of islet cell transplantation as a treatment for patients with type 1 diabetes. In addition, Dr. Kandeel has recently concluded a clinical project to identify genes related to the development of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease in the Hispanic population. He also continues to oversee the Diabetes and Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Program, which he established several years ago at City of Hope. Due to his strong background in endocrine tumors and thyroid cancer, Dr. Kandeel participates in the development of the national guidelines for the management of neuroendocrine tumors and thyroid cancer.

  • 2011-present, Director, Division of Development & Translational Diabetes and Endocrine Research, Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 2009-present, Professor, Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Disease Research, Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 2008-present, Chair and Professor, Department of Clinical Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 1996-present, Associate Clinical Professor, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
  • 1999-2010, Assistant Program Director, General Clinical Research Center, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 1999-2000, Acting Director, Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 1996 -1998, Consultant Endocrinologist, King Faisal Hospital & Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • 1991-1999, Assistant Staff Physician, Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 1982-1984, Assistant Program Director, General Clinical Research Center, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
  • 1973-1975, Assistant Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, Tanta University, Egypt
  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid Cancer

Locations

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1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA, 91010

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Degrees

  • M.D., Ph.D., 1969, Faculty of Medicine and Kaser El Aini Hospital, Cairo University, Egypt, M.B., B.CH. (M.D.)

Fellowship

  • 1985-1986, Research Fellow in Nutrition and Metabolism, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
  • 1984-1985, Clinical Fellow in Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
  • 1982-1984, Research Fellow in Endocrinology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
  • 1979-1981, Research Fellow in Endocrinology and Medicine, Central Birmingham Health District Hospitals, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Residency

  • 1975-1979, Central Birmingham Health District Hospitals, Birmingham, UK

Information listed here is obtained from Pubmed, a public database; City of Hope is not responsible for its accuracy.

  • Cell Transplant Society
  • International Society for Sexual and Impotence Research
  • International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH)
  • American Society of Andrology
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • The Endocrine Society
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