Joseph Nassif, MD, MBA


European Institute forTelesurvey (IRCAD)fellowshipFellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery2010
Strasbourg School of ManagementmastersMaster of Business Administration in Hospital Management2010
Saint Joseph UniversityresidencyObstetrics and Gynecology2008
Strasbourg Faculty of MedicineotherMedical Education2008
Saint Joseph Universitymedical schoolDoctor of Medicine2003

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 NameRole
Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine JournalReviewer
American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)Member
BioMed Research International JournalReviewer & Co-Editor
BMC Surgery JournalReviewer
British Journal of Obstetrics and GynecologyReviewer
Facts, Views and Vision in Obstetrics and Gynecology JournalEditorial Board
Gynecological Surgery JournalReviewer & Referee
Journal of Minimally Invasive GynecologyReviewer
Middle East Society of Gynecological EndoscopyMember; 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-K├╝ster-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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