Maha Othman, MD Ph.D

Maha Othman
  • Associate Professor
  • Kingston
  • Canada
  • K7L3N6
  • Telephone: 613-533-6000 x 36108
  • E-Mail: othman@queensu.ca

Faculty Bio

Dr. Othman obtained her Medical degree, completed 3-years residency and received clinical training in Haematology/ Haemostasis at Mansoura University, Egypt. This training covered basic routine and specialized clinical/laboratory investigations related to the following fields: haematology, immunology, microbiology and clinical chemistry with a particular focus on Clinical/ Laboratory Haemostasis and related research. This was followed by an MSc at the same university. She obtained her PhD and received Clinical and Molecular Biology research training at Southampton university, UK . Dr. Othman completed a 3-year postdoctoral fellowship training at Dr. David Lillicrap's expert research Lab, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Queen's University and was an adjunct faculty at the same department for 2 years prior to joining DBMS. Her major research interests include: Molecular genetics and diagnosis of Platelet type von Willebrand disease and the role of platelet GPIb alpha protein in haemostais and beyond, Thromboelastography as a global haemostatic test in haematological and non haematological diseases, Coagulopathy in prostate cancer and pregnancy complications as well as Platelet- Adenovirus interactions.

Last Modified: 2015-07-07