Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar, MD, FCAP, is a Professor and Chairman of the Nuclear Medicine Department at Kuwait University. He graduated in 1973 from the School of Medicine, University of Cairo, Egypt. He received his training in Clinical and Anatomic Pathology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita and in Nuclear Medicine at the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine. He is board certified by the American Board of Anatomical and Clinical Pathology and the American Board of Nuclear Medicine. Prof. Elgazzar is a fellow of the College of American Pathologists. He has received awards from several international professional organizations. Prof. Elgazzar acts as a reviewer for several journals. He has edited or authored seven books and over 155 peer-reviewed papers. He serves as a referee for various peer-reviewed medical journals worldwide.