Nawfal W. Istfan, M.D., Ph.D.


Associate Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine

Medical School: American University of Beirut
Residency: Internal Medicine at the American University of Beirut
Post Graduate School: PhD in Human and Clinical Nutrition, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fellowship: Clinical Nutrition at New England Deaconess Hospital

Areas of Interest: Nutrition and cancer; regulation of cell proliferation and the effects of polyunsaturated fatty acids on cancer; insulin resistance in obesity;
mechanisms of cardiovascular disease in obesity.

Accomplishments: Best Doctors in America list

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