Dr. Basel Altrabulsi

Dr. Basel Altrabulsi

Medical Director

Dr. Basel Altrabulsi, (Medical Director) has joined National Reference Laboratory as Medical Director in 2015. After graduating from the Medical School of Damascus University, Dr. Basel spent his internship and pathology residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas from 1999 to 2003, where he became Chief Resident in 2001. Afterward, Dr. Altrabulsi completed his Surgical Pathology Fellowship followed by a Clinical Research Training Program at the University of Texas, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in 2004. In July of 2004 he received his Board Certification by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.

In addition to serving as CAP Inspection Team Leader, Dr. Basel’s professional engagements include leadership positions in several Laboratories in the USA.

Dr. Altrabulsi served as Chief of Service and Medical Director at the Baylor University Medical Center (Waxahachie, Texas), Anatomical, Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Services (2004-2007); Director of the Histology Laboratory at Greater Dallas Pathology (2008-2011) along with serving as Medical Director of the Arlington Cancer Center (2008-2011) and the Laboratory Corporation of America, Southwest Division.

Dr. Altrabulsi has authored many research publications and is a member of numerous professional organizations as well as international elite societies such as the International Society of Urological Pathology, International Society of Breast Pathology and the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology.