Dr. Bassam Abdul Rasool Hassan is currently a senior lecturer in the Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, at the University of Malaya. He received his Ph.D. in Pharmacy at the Universiti Sains Malaysia with a thesis titled Assessment of Chemotherapy Outcomes and Adverse Event Management Among Solid Cancer Patients of Penang Hospital.
His areas of expertise are cancer treatment, genetic polymorphism, supportive and palliative care. He has over 10 years of experience serving as a clinical pharmacist in prestigious Iraqi hospitals (AL-Rasheed Hospital and AL-Eskan Hospital/Oncology Ward).
Dr. Bassam Abdul Rasool Hassan is also the author of numerous publications including the outstanding books about cancer and various articles in leading peer-reviewed journals.