My Contact Information

  • 617.638.6428
  • Primary Location

    1 Boston Medical Center Pl
    Boston, MA 02118

More About Me

Hussein Assi, MD is an oncologist at Boston Medical Center (BMC), specializing in gastrointestinal malignancies, with a special focus on neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Dr. Assi is also an assistant professor of Medicine at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Assi received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon and completed his residency in internal medicine at Albany Medical Center. He went on to complete a fellowship in hematology and medical oncology and receive a master’s degree in clinical and translational science from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Dr. Assi’s research focuses on studying prognostic biomarkers in pancreatic NETs, with the ultimate goal of developing novel therapeutics for NETs.
  • Administrative Title

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Education

    American University of Beirut, 2011
  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, Albany Medical Center, 2017
  • Fellowship

    Hematology and Medical Oncology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 2017-2020
  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Special Interests

    Gastrointestinal malignancies, neuroendocrine tumors (NETs)
  • Languages

    Arabic, French
  • Research

    Neuroendocrine tumors