Cancer Research

Fahad Al-Tamimi’s main charitable interest is working with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center that is located in the United States of America. The Center is committed to eliminating cancer from the world whilst also promoting progressive research, education and patient care.

Fahad Al-Tamimi has been a vital and generous supporter of lung cancer research at the MD Anderson Cancer Research Center for a number of years. His contributions have been greatly appreciated by both the patients and the employees. Not only does Fahad Al-Tamimi’s support assist existing patients at the Center but it also plays a vital role in helping the postdoctoral work in the labs, as well as assisting with developing the latest clinical trials.

Several papers have been published on lung cancer as a result of support from the family fund. These papers will shortly be available to preview on this website. In the meantime, the titles of the key papers are listed below:

  • Exploring the feasibility of dose escalation positron emission tomography-positive disease with intensity-modulated radiation therapy and the effects on normal tissue structures for thoracic malignancies (published in the Medical Dosimetry, 2011)
  • Dose Constraints to Prevent Radiation-Induced Brachial Plexopathy in Patients Treated for Lung Cancer (published in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, 2011)
  • Radiation dose constraints for the aorta during reirradiation of thoracic tumors
  • C-Met Inhibitor MK-8003 Radiosensitizes c-Met-Expressing Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Cells With Radication-Induced c-Met-Expression (published in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology)
  • Phase II Trial of Erlotinib plus concurrently Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy for Patients with Brain Metastases from Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (corresponding author, James William Welsh MD Department of Radiation Oncology, 2012)

Fahad Al Tamimi is also engaged in supporting talented Saudi students by offering mentorships throughout his various companies. He is specifically interested in helping young people develop their education and work experience so they can excel on their chosen career path.

PRIME

Fahad the Philanthropist

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Research

Al Tamimi Cancer Research

Fahad Al-Tamimi’s main charitable interest is working with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center that is located in the United States of America.

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