Bassem Ghali, MD

Assistant Professor

My interests are critical care in resource limited settings, global health equity, social medicine education, liberation medicine, accompaniment of health system super utilizers.
Education
2018 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
2018 - HEAL (Global health equity) Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco
2016 - Internal Medicine Residency, Yale New Haven Hospital
MD, 2013 - Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine
B.S, 2007 - Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University
Publications
  1. Oral E, Ghali BW, Neils A, Muratoglu OK. A new mechanism of oxidation in ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene caused by squalene absorption. Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. 2011. PMID: 22190411


  2. Oral E, Ghali BW, Muratoglu OK. The elimination of free radicals in irradiated UHMWPEs with and without vitamin E stabilization by annealing under pressure. Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. 2011. PMID: 21381192


  3. Oral E, Ghali BW, Rowell SL, Micheli BR, Lozynsky AJ, Muratoglu OK. A surface crosslinked UHMWPE stabilized by vitamin E with low wear and high fatigue strength. Biomaterials. 2010. PMID: 20579730


  4. Kiuru M, Solomon J, Ghali B, van der Meulen M, Crystal RG, Hidaka C. Transient overexpression of sonic hedgehog alters the architecture and mechanical properties of trabecular bone. Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. 2009. PMID: 19338448


  5. Oral E, Godleski-Beckos C, Ghali BW, Lozynsky AJ, Muratoglu OK. Effect of cross-link density on the high pressure crystallization of UHMWPE. Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. 2009. PMID: 19213055