- Postdoc Scientist: Hepatic Cell Culture (04.2014-03.2015) and Guest Researcher (04-10.2015) at the Institute of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany
- Research Assistant (04.2013-03.2014) at Dept. Gastroenterology and Endocrinology, University Medical Center Goettingen (UMG)
- PhD Pathobiology / Cellular, Molecular and Clinical Biology (05.2011-12.2013) and Diploma equivalent (Master) Cellular and Molecular Biology (04.2010-04.2011) from Georg-August-University Goettingen, Germany
- B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Sciences (02.2005-07.2009) from Al-Quds University, Abu Dies, Palestine
Areas of Interest: Partial Hepatectomy, Metabolic Disease (NAFLD, Obesity, Diabetes, etc.), Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC), Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury, and Bariatric Surgery. Recent focus includes the use of Cell-based therapies, and the functionality of implantable liver organoids in murine models of liver failure.