As an urologist, Dr. Raja Khauli is highly trained to treat disorders of the male and female urinary tract (bladder, ureter, kidney, and urethra) and the male reproductive system. Urology is classified as a surgical subspecialty, but since a wide variety of clinical problems are encountered when treating urological conditions, knowledge of internal medicine, pediatrics, gynecology, and other specialties is required.

Dr. Khauli is certified by the American Board of Urologyand is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Raja B. Khauli M.D. is Professor of Surgery, and Head, Division of Urology and Renal Transplantation at the American University Medical Center, Beirut – Lebanon, and Adjunct Professor of Urology at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. After residency training in surgery and urology at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, and fellowship training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in 1984, he went on to help establish the urology and transplantation programs at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts. He served as Professor of Urology and Surgery, and Head of the Transplantation Program at the University of Massachusetts from 1985 to 1996, and Adjunct Professor of Surgery from 1996 to present.

Dr. Khauli currently sits on the editorial boards of several international journals including “Transplantation”, “British Journal of Urology” (BJU), and “Graft”, and has served as a reviewer for the “Journal of Urology” and “Urology”. His interests in the past ten years have included adult urology and in particular genitourinary oncology, prostate cancer, and renal cancer. He has also had independent research involving the science of transplantation rejection and immunobiology, induction immunosuppression, cyclosporine drug monitoring, and immunomodulation. He has been involved in educational courses on cost containment and ethical and legal issues in medicine.

Dr Khauli has served as a consultant in urology and transplantation at two medical schools, and has been invited as a visiting lecturer or professor to thirteen medical schools worldwide. He has directed or chaired several post-graduate courses in urology and transplantation. He has served on the advisory boards of educational institutions and state and federal organizations and on executive committees of several medical societies, and has been a member of several others. He has served on several American national and international committees including board of trustees.

Dr. Khauli is an author or co-author of eighty peer-reviewed scientific publications and eleven book chapters. He has six audio-visual presentations and has held two research grants.

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