Professor Tariq I Mughal

Tariq Mughal qualified in medicine at St George’s Hospital Medical School in London (UK), followed by postgraduate training in Hematology, Medical Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation at the Imperial College London (Hammersmith Hospital) and the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver. He is a Professor of Haematology/Oncology at the Tufts University Cancer Center (Boston) and University of Buckingham (UK). His principal research interests are in precision cancer medicine and hematological malignancies, melanoma and breast cancer. He has published over 130 peer-reviewed papers, 33 cancer textbook chapters and authored/edited 13 cancer books.

He is the recipient of a number of awards, including those from the UK Royal College of Physicians, American College of Physicians, Swiss humanitarian groups and a BMA global Book Award. Since 2012, through his foundation, Alpine Oncology Foundation, he has empowered physicians and patients to become eligible for targeted therapies for leukemias, acute and chronic, myeloid and lymphoid, in some of the poorest countries by providing educational support and assistance with diagnostic molecular tools and drug access. He serves as an editorial board member of several peer-led hematology and oncology journal and was the founding co-editor of Clinical Leukemia. He has also helped found several international and national societies.