Ammar Sukari

Ammar Sukari

Ammar Sukari

Position Title

Associate Professor - Clinical

Office Location

Karmanos Cancer Institute
4100 John R.
Hudson-Webber Cancer Research Center
Mail Code: HW04HO
Detroit, MI 48201

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Education Training

(1998)  M.D., University of Aleppo Medical School, Aleppo, Syria

Postgraduate Training
(2004-2006)  Medical Oncology Fellowship, Wm. Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
(2001-2004)  Internal Medicine Residency, Wm. Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, MI, USA

Professional Experience

Faculty Appointments

(2018-Present)  Associate Professor - Clinical, Department of Oncology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
(2009-2018)  Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 

Hospital or Other Professional Appointments

(2011-Present)  Physician Advisor Board, Karmanos Cancer Institute
(2011-Present)  Medical Director, Karmanos Wertz clinic
(2010-Present)  Oncology Staff Physician, Crittenton Medical Center
(2008-Present)  Assistant Professor-Oncology Staff Physician, Wayne State University/ Karmanos Cancer Institute
(2006-Present)  Oncology Staff Physician, Detroit Medical Center
(2010-2011) Medical Director, Karmanos Crittenton Cancer Center
(2008)  Shores Internal Medicine
(2006-2010)  Oncology Staff Physician, St. John Hospital and Medical Center
(2007-2010)  Oncology Staff Physician, Wm. Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe, MI

Major Professional Societies

American Society of Clinical Oncology
Michigan State Medical Society
Syrian Physicians Association

Board Certification

American Board of Medical Oncology
American Board of Internal Medicine

Honors and Awards

(2017) School of Medicine College Teaching Award, Department of Oncology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Wayne State School of Medicine Research Incentive award

Courses taught

Medical Resident Instruction

Research Interests

Head and Neck Cancers


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