Asem Mansour, M.D.
CEO/Director General, King Hussein Cancer Center
Dr. Mansour joined KHCC in 1998 as the Chairman of the Department of Diagnostic Radiology. Under his leadership the Department of Radiology grew in qualified staff and state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment. It is currently one of the best cancer diagnostic radiology units in the region.
In 2006 alongside his role as the Chairman of Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Dr. Mansour was also appointed as the Deputy Director General at King Hussein Cancer Center, followed by his appointment as Director General in April 2012.
Dr. Mansour has been assigned by the Minister of Health as the Chairman of the National Palliative Care Committee. He is also a member of the International Advisory Committee for the Jordan Breast Cancer Program and the American College of Physician Executives. Among other appointments, Dr. Mansour was a lecturer and served as a faculty member of the Allied Medical Sciences, Hashemite University from 2002-2004.
Dr. Mansour earned his M.D. from Vitebsk Medical Institute in 1991. He carries the European fellowship in Neuroradiology (ECNR), and the fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologist (RCR-London). He has published many articles in international journals and is a renowned expert in oncologic imaging and neuro-imaging. Dr. Mansour is an active reviewer in the Journal of Diagnostic Radiology and an expert reviewer for the International Union against Cancer Control in which he is also a lifetime member.