Faculty Profile

Alaeddin Abukabda, DMD, PhD

College of Osteopathic Medicine
Teaching Area Physiology
Education West Virginia University
Campus Location
1858 W. Grandview Blvd.
Erie, PA 16509
Ph: (814) 860-5110
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Dr. Abukabda graduated from Al Fateh Dental College in Libya in 2007. He obtained a Master`s degree in Molecular Biology from Clarion University of Pennsylvania in 2011. He later obtained a PhD in Cellular and Integrative Physiology from West Virginia University in 2018 and a Certification in Biostatistics from the School of Public Health. In 2018, he also worked as a postdoctoral research associate at the Vascular Medicine Institute at the University of Pittsburgh. He published and presented many articles, was involved in an NIH and NSF grant, and seed grants. Dr. Abukabda published and presented many papers in the area of immunology, toxicology and cardiovascular physiology. He has also reviewed for many journal in his field of expertise. Dr. Abukabda joined LECOM COM in April 2019 as an assistant professor of physiology.