Ghaleb Daouk

Ghaleb H. Daouk, MD, SM

Attending Pediatric Nephrologist; Director, Extramural Programs

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

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Medical Services


  • Nephrology


  • Medicine
  • Nephrology


  • English


  • General Renal Program
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Experience and Education



American University Paris,

Paris, France

Undergraduate School, BS

Syracuse University, 1979

Syracuse, NY

Medical School

American University of Beirut, 1979-1984

Beirut, Lebanon

Graduate School, SM

MIT Sloan School - Management of Technology, 1990-1991

Boston, MA

Internship, Pediatrics

Massachusetts General Hospital, 1987-1988

Boston, MA

Residency, Pediatrics

Massachusetts General Hospital, 1988-1990

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology

Massachusetts General Hospital, 1991-1994

Boston, MA


  • Pediatrics


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Daouk GH, Ingelfinger JR. Recent advances in the pathogenesis of hypertension in children. J Med Liban. 2010 Jul-Sep; 58(3):137-41.
  2. Winterkorn EB, Daouk GH, Anupindi S, Thiele EA. Tuberous sclerosis complex and renal angiomyolipoma: case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Nephrol. 2006 Aug; 21(8):1189-93.
  3. Somers MJ, Daouk GH, McCluskey RT. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 11-2004. A boy with rash, edema, and hypertension. N Engl J Med. 2004 Apr 8; 350(15):1550-9.
  4. Christensen AM, Daouk GH, Norling LL, Catlin EA, Ingelfinger JR. Postnatal transient renal insufficiency in the feto-fetal transfusion syndrome. Pediatr Nephrol. 1999 Feb; 13(2):117-20.
  5. Daouk GH, Palsson R, Arnaout MA. Inhibition of proteinase 3 by ANCA and its correlation with disease activity in Wegener's granulomatosis. Kidney Int. 1995 Jun; 47(6):1528-36.
  6. Benger JC, Teshima I, Walter MA, Brubacher MG, Daouk GH, Cox DW. Localization and genetic linkage of the human immunoglobulin heavy chain genes and the creatine kinase brain (CKB) gene: identification of a hot spot for recombination. Genomics. 1991 Apr; 9(4):614-22.
  7. Kaddurah-Daouk R, Lillie JW, Daouk GH, Green MR, Kingston R, Schimmel P. Induction of a cellular enzyme for energy metabolism by transforming domains of adenovirus E1a. Mol Cell Biol. 1990 Apr; 10(4):1476-83.
  8. Daouk GH, Kaddurah-Daouk R, Putney S, Kingston R, Schimmel P. Isolation of a functional human gene for brain creatine kinase. J Biol Chem. 1988 Feb 15; 263(5):2442-6.
  9. Levy HR, Daouk GH, Katopes MA. Regulation of coenzyme utilization by the dual nucleotide-specific glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase from Leuconostoc mesenteroids. Arch Biochem Biophys. 1979 Dec; 198(2):406-13.
  10. Levy HR, Daouk GH. Simultaneous analysis of NAD- and NADP-linked activities of dual nucleotide-specific dehydrogenases. Application to Leuconostoc mesenteroides glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase. J Biol Chem. 1979 Jun 10; 254(11):4843-7.
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