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Joseph Nassif, MD, MBA





School Education Degree Year
European Institute forTelesurvey (IRCAD) fellowship Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery 2010
Strasbourg School of Management masters Master of Business Administration in Hospital Management 2010
Saint Joseph University residency Obstetrics and Gynecology 2008
Strasbourg Faculty of Medicine other Medical Education 2008
Saint Joseph University medical school Doctor of Medicine 2003

Personal Statement

Clinical Interests:

Minimally Invasive Surgery (complex laparoscopic , hysteroscopic and robotic surgeries)

Deep Pelvic Endometriosis Surgery (bowel, bladder ureters, ..)

Mullerian Malformations (Laparoscopic neovagina procedures)

Urogynecology and laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy


Organization Name Role
Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine Journal Reviewer
American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) Member
BioMed Research International Journal Reviewer & Co-Editor
BMC Surgery Journal Reviewer
British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Reviewer
Facts, Views and Vision in Obstetrics and Gynecology Journal Editorial Board
Gynecological Surgery Journal Reviewer & Referee
Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology Reviewer
Menopause Reviewer
Middle East Society of Gynecological Endoscopy Member; Past-President


2019 Outstanding Poster Presentation, American University of Beirut, 9th Annual Biomedical Research Day

2019 National Faculty Award, American College of OB GYN, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, promoting high standards of residency education in the field of obstetrics and Gynecology

2014 Best Laparoscopic Surgical Technique, Middle East Society of Gynecological Endoscopy (MESGE)

Laparoscopic Excision of Rectovaginal Nodule

2009 Best Laparoscopic Video Award, American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists (AAGL)

New Technique in Laparoscopic ovarian Transposition 2004 Lebanese Red Cross, Honor for lecturing on gynecological and obstetrical emergencies

Selected Publications

Effect Of Postoperative Trendelenburg Position On Shoulder Pain After Gynecological Laparoscopic Procedures: A Randomized Clinical Trial.  Zeeni C, Chamsy D, Khalil A, Abu Musa A, Al Hassanieh M, Shebbo F, Nassif J. Bmc Anesthesiology. 2020, vol.20, no.1, pp-27.

Endometriosis and Epigenetics: What do we Know?  Nassif J., Khalil Ali M, Aswad N, Abu Musa A, Rameh G.  Women Health Open Journal 2018; 4(1): 1-7.. 2018, vol.4, no.1, pp-1-7.

Abdominal Fascia Closure Techniques During Laparoscopy.  Mouanness M, Khoury S, Nassif J.  Surgical Technology International. 2019, vol.35, pp-17-26.

Laparoscopic Modified Vecchietti Technique For Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser (Mrkh) Syndrome: Report Of Two Cases.  Nassif J*, Eid J, Akiki P, Khalil A, Ghazeeri G.  Surgical Technology International. 2016, vol.28, pp-192-5.

The Role Of Nadph-Derived Reactive Oxygen Species Production In The Pathogenesis Of Endometriosis: A Novel Mechanistic Approach.  Nassif J*, Abbasi SA, Nassar A, Abu-Musa A, Eid AA.  Journal Of Biological Regulators And Homeostatic Agents. 2016, vol.30, no.1, pp-31-40.

Vaginoscopic Resection Of Vaginal Septum.  Nassif J*, Al Chami A, Abu Musa A, Nassar AH, Kurdi A, Ghulmiyyah L.  Surgical Technology International. 2012, vol.22, pp-173-6.

Prevalence And Management Of Urinary Tract Endometriosis: A Clinical Case Series.  Gabriel B, Nassif J, Trompoukis P, Barata S, Wattiez A.  Urology. 2011, vol.78, no.6, pp-1269-74.

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