Muhammad S. Shurafa, M. D., F.A.C.P.

Muhammad S. Shurafa

Muhammad S. Shurafa graduated from the American University of Beirut Medical School in 1973.  He trained in Internal Medicine at Rutgers Medical School in New Jersey.  After completing his fellowship training in Hematology at Wayne State University in 1977, he joined the faculty there as an assistant professor.

In 1989 he was recruited to join the senior staff at Henry Ford Hospital in the division of Hematology Oncology.  As section head he played a leadership role in shaping and developing the Hematology clinical service  He also served as a co-director of the fellowship program and was responsible for the hematology training until the year 2001.  He established the federally funded Hemophilia Center and later the thrombosis and hemostasis service.  He contributed to the transfusion policies and pathways.  He also organized and streamlined leukemia care there.  A variety of diagnostic profiles and pathways continue to be observed at Henry Ford Hospital.

He is well recognized and has participated in multi-centered national and international clinical trials and cutting edge clinical research in leukemia, multiple myeloma and lymphoma.  He brings with him a vast knowledge and experience in the field of hematology.  Dr. Shurafa is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Medicine and Hematology.  He is a member of the American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Myelodysplastic Syndrome Society and the International Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis.