Maen Abdelrahim, MD, PhD, B Pharm

  • Houston Methodist gastrointestinal medical oncologist
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine in Oncology, Houston Methodist Institute for Academic Medicine
  • Director, Houston Methodist Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Maen Abdelrahim, MD, PhD, B Pharm

Areas of Expertise

  • Cancer clinical trials
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Clinical research
  • Colon cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Gastric cancer
  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST)
  • Liver cancer
  • Neuroendocrine cancers
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Rectal cancer
  • Small intestine cancer
  • Translation research

Credentials

BACHELOR OF PHARMACY
Isra University - Amman, Jordan
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Pharmacology and Toxicology | Texas A&M University - College Station, Texas
MEDICAL DEGREE
Texas A&M University College of Medicine - Houston, Texas
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine | Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, Texas
FELLOWSHIP
Medical Oncology | Duke University School of Medicine - Durham, N.C.

Publications

Commentary on Neoadjuvant Versus Surgery First Approach in Resectable Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma
Saharia, A, Potter, L, Baio, F, Elshawwaf, M, Abdelrahim, M & Heyne, K 2020, , American Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials, vol. 43, no. 10, pp. 753-754. https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000743

Renal Replacement Therapy in Patients With Stage IV Cancer Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit With Acute Kidney Injury at a Comprehensive Cancer Center Was Not Associated With Survival
Abudayyeh, A, Song, J, Abdelrahim, M, Dahbour, I, Page, VD, Zhou, S, Shen, C, Zhao, B, Pai, RN, Amaram-Davila, J, Manzano, JG, George, MC, Yennu, S, Mandayam, SA, Nates, JL & Moss, AH 2020, , American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, vol. 37, no. 9, pp. 707-715. https://doi.org/10.1177/1049909120902115

Checkpoint inhibitor-related renal vasculitis and use of rituximab
Mamlouk, O, Lin, JS, Abdelrahim, M, Tchakarov, AS, Glass, WF, Selamet, U, Buni, M, Abdel-Wahab, N & Abudayyeh, A 2020, , Journal for immunotherapy of cancer, vol. 8, no. 2. https://doi.org/10.1136/jitc-2020-000750

Acquired haemophilia as a paraneoplastic manifestation of pancreatic cancer
Arain, A, Muhsen, IN & Abdelrahim, M 2020, ecancermedicalscience, vol. 14, 1053. https://doi.org/10.3332/ECANCER.2020.1053

Correction to: Evaluation of the bioequivalence and food effect on the bioavailability of CC-486 (oral azacitidine) tablets in adult patients with cancer (Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology, (2020), 85, 3, (621-626), 10.1007/s00280-020-04037-9)
Babiker, HM, Milhem, M, Aisner, J, Edenfield, W, Shepard, D, Savona, M, Iyer, S, Abdelrahim, M, Beach, CL, Skikne, B, Laille, E, Tsai, KT & Ho, T 2020, , Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology, vol. 85, no. 5, pp. 1009-1010. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00280-020-04056-6

Renal Toxicity
Abdelrahim, M & Abudayyeh, A 2020, . in Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. vol. 1244, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol. 1244, Springer, pp. 287-293. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-41008-7_16

Evaluation of the bioequivalence and food effect on the bioavailability of CC-486 (oral azacitidine) tablets in adult patients with cancer
Babiker, HM, Milhem, M, Aisner, J, Edenfield, W, Shepard, D, Savona, M, Iyer, SP, Abdelrahim, M, Beach, CL, Skikne, B, Laille, E, Tsai, KT & Ho, T 2020, , Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology, vol. 85, no. 3, pp. 621-626. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00280-020-04037-9

Impact of autologous stem cell transplantation on long term renal function and associated progression-free and overall survival in multiple myeloma
Abudayyeh, A, Lin, H, Mamlouk, O, Abdelrahim, M, Saliba, R, Rondon, G, Martinez, CS, Delgado, R, Page, V, Rajasekaran, A, Sanders, PW & Qazilbash, M 2020, Leukemia and Lymphoma. https://doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2020.1797719

Is Surgery-first Still a Reasonable Option in the Era of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Resectable Pancreatic Cancer?
Saharia, A, Potter, LM, Baio, F, Elaileh, A, Mobley, C, Ghobrial, RM, Abdelrahim, M & Heyne, K 2019, , American journal of clinical oncology. https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000661

Ruxolitinib therapy is associated with improved renal function in patients with primary myelofibrosis
Strati, P, Abdelrahim, M, Selamet, U, Page, VD, Pierce, SA, Verstovsek, S & Abudayyeh, A 2019, , Annals of Hematology, vol. 98, no. 7, pp. 1611-1616. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00277-019-03708-9

Corrections to: Checkpoint inhibitor therapy for cancer in solid organ transplantation recipients: An institutional experience and a systematic review of the literature (Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer (2019) 7:106 DOI: 10.1186/s40425-019-0585-1)
Abdel-Wahab, N, Safa, H, Abudayyeh, A, Johnson, DH, Trinh, VA, Zobniw, CM, Lin, H, Wong, MK, Abdelrahim, M, Gaber, AO, Suarez-Almazor, ME & Diab, A 2019, Journal for immunotherapy of cancer, vol. 7, no. 1, 158. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40425-019-0639-4

Checkpoint inhibitor therapy for cancer in solid organ transplantation recipients: An institutional experience and a systematic review of the literature
Abdel-Wahab, N, Safa, H, Abudayyeh, A, Johnson, DH, Trinh, VA, Zobniw, CM, Lin, H, Wong, MK, Abdelrahim, M, Gaber, AO, Suarez-Almazor, ME & Diab, A 2019, , Journal for immunotherapy of cancer, vol. 7, no. 1, 106. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40425-019-0585-1

Primary cardiac angiosarcoma diagnosed in the first trimester of pregnancy
Burns, EA, Ahmed, A, Sunkara, A, Khan, U, Sharif, R, Abdelrahim, M, Reardon, M & Trachtenberg, B 2019, , ecancermedicalscience, vol. 13, 922. https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2019.922

Nephrotoxicity of immune checkpoint inhibitors beyond tubulointerstitial nephritis: single-center experience
Mamlouk, O, Selamet, U, Machado, S, Abdelrahim, M, Glass, WF, Tchakarov, A, Gaber, L, Lahoti, A, Workeneh, B, Chen, S, Lin, J, Abdel-Wahab, N, Tayar, J, Lu, H, Suarez-Almazor, M, Tannir, N, Yee, C, Diab, A & Abudayyeh, A 2019, , Journal for immunotherapy of cancer, vol. 7, no. 1, 2. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40425-018-0478-8

Specificity protein transcription factors and cancer: Opportunities for drug development
Safe, S, Abbruzzese, J, Abdelrahim, M & Hedrick, E 2018, , Cancer Prevention Research, vol. 11, no. 7, pp. 371-381. https://doi.org/10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-17-0407

Renal complications of primary myelofibrosis
Strati, P, Glass, WF, Abdelrahim, M, Selamet, U, Tchakarov, A, Workeneh, BT, Verstovsek, S & Abudayyeh, A 2018, , Leukemia and Lymphoma, pp. 1-4. https://doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2018.1474525

Oncogenic targets Mmp7, S100a9, Nppb and Aldh1a3 from transcriptome profiling of FAP and Pirc adenomas are downregulated in response to tumor suppression by Clotam
Ertem, FU, Zhang, W, Chang, K, Mohaiza Dashwood, W, Rajendran, P, Sun, D, Abudayyeh, A, Vilar, E, Abdelrahim, M & Dashwood, RH 2017, , International Journal of Cancer, vol. 140, no. 2, pp. 460-468. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.30458

Disseminated cryptococcal infection in allogeneic stem cell transplant patients: a rare cause of acute kidney injury
Oliver, N, Luong, T, Tchakarov, A, Abdelrahim, M, Mulanovich, VE, Kontoyiannis, DP, Jones, R, Kebriaei, P, Samuels, JA, Glass, JW & Abudayyeh, A 2016, , Bone Marrow Transplantation, vol. 51, no. 10, pp. 1301-1304. https://doi.org/10.1038/bmt.2016.120

Symptomatic BK Virus Infection Is Associated with Kidney Function Decline and Poor Overall Survival in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Recipients
Abudayyeh, A, Hamdi, A, Lin, H, Abdelrahim, M, Rondon, G, Andersson, BS, Afrough, A, Martinez, CS, Tarrand, JJ, Kontoyiannis, DP, Marin, D, Gaber, AO, Salahudeen, A, Oran, B, Chemaly, RF, Olson, A, Jones, R, Popat, U, Champlin, RE, Shpall, EJ, Winkelmayer, WC & Rezvani, K 2016, , American Journal of Transplantation, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 1492-1502. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.13635

Poor immune reconstitution is associated with symptomatic BK polyomavirus viruria in allogeneic stem cell transplant recipients
Abudayyeh, A, Hamdi, A, Abdelrahim, M, Lin, H, Page, VD, Rondon, G, Andersson, BS, Afrough, A, Martinez, CS, Tarrand, JJ, Kontoyiannis, DP, Marin, D, Gaber, AO, Oran, B, Chemaly, RF, Ahmed, S, Abudayyeh, I, Olson, A, Jones, R, Popat, U, Champlin, RE, Shpall, EJ & Rezvani, K 2016, , Transplant Infectious Disease. https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.12632

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish