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George Yaghmour
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
NOR 1441 Eastlake Ave Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles


George Yaghmour, MD has joined the Jane Anne Nohl Division of Hematology as Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine. Dr. Yaghmour will be working specifically in the areas of Acute Leukemia and Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation. He graduated from University of Aleppo, Syria. He performed his residency training in Internal Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University and then joined University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center/West Cancer Center in Memphis, TN for a clinical fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology.


Henry Ford Hospital: Outstanding Patient Satisfaction/ Care, 2012

Aleppo University School of Medicine: Top 1% Graduate Award, 2008

Asheville Hematologic Malignancies Symposium: Scholarship Award, 2015

Tennessee Oncology Practice Society: Outstanding Fellow Award, 2015

Wayne State University, Henry Ford Hospital : Recognized and Ranked Top 5% Internal Medicine Residents, 2013

VAMC Memphis: Star Team Award, 2014


Yaghmour G, Pandey M, Ireland C, Patel K, Nunnery S, Powell D, Baum S, Wiedower E, Schwartzberg LS, Martin MG. Role of Genomic Instability in Immunotherapy with Checkpoint Inhibitors. Anticancer Res. 2016 Aug; 36(8):4033-8. View in: PubMed

McCullar B, Pandey M, Yaghmour G, Hare F, Patel K, Stein M, Feldman R, Chandler JC, Martin MG. Genomic landscape of small cell carcinoma of the breast contrasted to small cell carcinoma of the lung. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Jul; 158(1):195-202. View in: PubMed

Johnson B, Giri S, Nunnery SE, Wiedower E, Jamy O, Yaghmour G, Chandler JC, Martin MG. Comorbidities Drive Outcomes for Both Malignancy-Associated and Non-Malignancy-Associated Hemophagocytic Syndrome. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2016 Apr; 16(4):230-6. View in: PubMed

Yaghmour G, Prouet P, Wiedower E, Jamy OH, Feldman R, Chandler JC, Pandey M, Martin MG. Genomic alterations in neuroendocrine cancers of the ovary. J Ovarian Res. 2016; 9(1):52. View in: PubMed

Hahn AW, Jamy O, Nunnery S, Yaghmour G, Giri S, Pathak R, Martin MG. How Center Volumes Affect Early Outcomes in Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2015 Nov; 15(11):646-54. View in: PubMed

Jamy O, Yaghmour G, Hare F, Martin MG. Population-based Analysis of the Clinical Features of Primary Small Cell Carcinoma of the Ovary. Anticancer Res. 2015 May; 35(5):3091-5. View in: PubMed

Hahn A, Giri S, Yaghmour G, Martin MG. Early mortality in acute myeloid leukemia. Leuk Res. 2015 May; 39(5):505-9. View in: PubMed

Giri S, Hahn A, Yaghmour G, Martin MG. Ibrutinib has some activity in Richter's syndrome. Blood Cancer J. 2015; 5:e277. View in: PubMed

Yaghmour G, Thind R, Kryvenko ON, Ayyad H, Chen A, Kuriakose P. All that glitters is not gold: differential diagnosis of clover-leaf lymphocytes. Int J Hematol. 2013 Jun; 97(6):679-80. View in: PubMed

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