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Tarek Dessouky, MD, MBA, MPH

Executive Director, Innovative Clinical Research Institute
Dr. Dessouky has over 25 years of experience in clinical trials design, logistics, and implementation. After completing his residency in urology at Lyon University in France, he decided to specialize in clinical trials. He was the Director of the National Institute of Clinical Research and then CEO of the American Institute of Clinical Research. He is one of the founders of Innovative Clinical Research Institute, the research arm of The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation.

Dr. Dessouky has been a consultant to many pharmaceutical and research companies. He also has helped many physician groups start and conduct clinical trials. Dr. Dessouky is a visiting professor at the American University Health Sciences where he teaches clinical trials business development and also sits on their advisory board.

Dr. Dessouky received his Executive MBA from Drucker School of Management, Claremont Graduate University, and his MPH for Health Professionals from UCLA.