Salem Elias, MBBS BSc
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
MBBS BSc, 2023, Imperial College London
Dr. Salem Elias was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon. After high school, he moved to London and received his medical degree from Imperial College School of Medicine with Distinction in Medical Science and Clinical Pathology as well as a BSc in Management with First-Class Honors. During his time in medical school, he was involved in both basic science and clinical research and completed a medical elective at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
After graduation, he joined the Davids Lab as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. He is currently working on translational research utilizing the BH3 profiling technique to study the effects of NK-CAR on CLL/Richter’s transformation patient samples.
Outside of work, Dr. Elias has a keen interest in medical education, AI in healthcare and politics. He enjoys swimming, playing the piano, reading books of various genres and traveling