Dr. Salam Salloum-Asfar received her Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Pharmacy from the University of Valencia, Spain. She pursued her master’s and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Molecular Medicine in the Department of Hematology and Oncology at the University of Murcia, Spain. She then obtained an international PhD and was awarded the Extraordinary Doctorate Award.
Dr. Salloum-Asfar was granted a postdoctoral fellowship from the Spanish Society of Hematology and Hemotherapy.
She joined Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) in 2018 as a postdoctoral researcher. Dr. Salloum-Asfar is involved in several projects related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
Swaidan NT*, Salloum-Asfar S*, Palangi F, Errafii K, Soliman NH, Aboughalia AT, Wali AHS, Abdulla SA, Emara MM. Sci Rep. 2020 Dec 15;10(1):21950. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-78932-9. *Both authors contributed equally.2020
Salloum-Asfar S, Satheesh NJ, Abdulla SA. Front Mol Neurosci. 2019 Oct 11;12:253. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2019.00253. eCollection 2019.2019
de la Morena-Barrio ME*, Salloum-Asfar S*, Esteban J, de la Morena-Barrio B, Altisent C, Martin-Fernández L, Gueguen P, Padilla J, Miñano A, Parra R, Vicente V, Vidal F, Bauduer F, Carbonell P, Corral J. Blood. 2019 Jun 13;133(24):2618-2622. doi: 10.1182/blood.2019000055. *Both authors contributed equally.2019
The complete list of publications can be viewed here: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/?term=salloum-asfar