Mohamed Shebl Abdelbaki, MD

Mohamed Shebl Abdelbaki, MD

Pediatric Hematologist/ Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Program, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Brain and spinal cord tumors



Research Interest

Dr. Abdelbaki currently leads the early-phase clinical trials for the Neuro-Oncology Program at SLCH and serves as the principal investigator for several clinical trials in a variety of pediatric brain tumors


  • 2001: MD, Cairo University, Egypt


  • 2001 - 2002: Intern, Cairo University Hospitals, Egypt
  • 2003 - 2006: Resident, pediatric hematology and bone marrow transplant, Cairo University Hospitals, Egypt
  • 2006 - 2009: Resident, general pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Albany Medical Center, NY
  • 2009 - 2012: Fellow, pediatric hematology oncology and bone marrow transplant, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston
  • 2012 - 2013: Fellow, pediatric neuro-oncology, Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certification

  • 2012: American Board of Pediatrics- General Pediatrics
  • 2015: American Board of Pediatrics- Hematology Oncology

Selected Research Publications

Pediatric Central Nervous System Cancers, Version 2.2023, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
  • Gajjar A, Mahajan A, Abdelbaki M, [...] Pluchino LA
  • J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2022
Multi-institutional analysis of central nervous system germ cell tumors in patients with Down syndrome.
  • Harris MK, Graham RT, Cappellano AM, [...] Abdelbaki MS
  • Pediatr Blood Cancer 2022
Prognostic factors for patients with relapsed central nervous system nongerminomatous germ cell tumors.
  • Abu-Arja MH, Osorio DS, Lassaletta A, [...] Abdelbaki MS
  • Pediatr Blood Cancer 2022
Multi-institutional analysis of treatment modalities in basal ganglia and thalamic germinoma.
  • Graham RT, Abu-Arja MH, Stanek JR, [...] Abdelbaki MS
  • Pediatr Blood Cancer 2021

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Contact Information

  • Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital

    1 Children's Place
    St. Louis, MO 63110

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