Areas of Expertise

Chemotherapeutic Treatment, Medication Management, Dangerous Drug Interactions, Hematologic Malignancies, Bone Marrow Transplants, GI Malignancies and Breast Cancer.


Nelly Adel is an associate professor and chair of the Pharmacy Practice Department at Touro College of Pharmacy in NYC. Dr. Adel is a graduate of the American University of Beirut. She earned her PharmD from the School of Pharmacy at Lebanese American University. She received postgraduate training at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and completed her pharmacy practice residency (PGY-1) and oncology specialty residency (PGY-2) at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Adel previously worked at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, where she was founder and manager of Clinical Pharmacy Services, and founder and director of the Oncology Residency Program. Dr. Adel has spoken and published widely, and worked on numerous special projects in oncology. Among her more significant achievements, she has made meaningful strides in the improvement of patient care.

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