Location

Phoenix, Arizona

Contact

Wasif.Nabil@mayo.edu

Summary

The field of interest of Nabil Wasif, M.D., is cancer research, specifically malignancies of the gastrointestinal tract, pancreas and breast, as well as melanoma.

In particular, Dr. Wasif is interested in the use of large cancer databases to look at quality of care, disparities in care and outcomes following treatment.

Focus areas

Examples of Dr. Wasif's ongoing projects include:

  • Overuse of diagnostic imaging for melanoma and associated cost implications
  • Decision analysis modeling to guide clinical decisions regarding surgical management of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas
  • Outcomes following treatment of small bowel carcinoid tumors

Significance to patient care

Research at the global level of cancer care can help answer many important questions regarding clinical management and streamline the effective delivery of cancer-related care for individual patients.

Recent Publications

See my publications

Professional Details

Primary Appointment

  1. Surgery

Academic Rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Surgery

Education

  1. MPH Harvard School of Public Health
  2. Clinical Fellowship - Surgical Oncology John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint John's Health Center
  3. Resident - General Surgery New York Presbyterian Hospital
  4. Research Fellowship - Laboratory for Pulmonary Research Department of Genetic Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
  5. MB BS Aga Khan University Medical College
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