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Ihab Roushdy Kamel, M.D., Ph.D.

Ihab Roushdy Kamel, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Director, MRI
Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Professor of Oncology

Appointment Phone: 410.955.6500

Dr. Ihab Kamel is a Professor in the Johns Hopkins Medicine Department of Radiology and Radiological Science and the Department of Oncology. Dr. Kamel currently serves as the Clinical Director of MRI at Johns Hopkins University. His work focuses on body imaging, with expertise in hepatobiliary imaging.

He earned his M.S. from University of Michigan and his M.D. from Cairo University in Cairo, Egypt. He completed his residency at New York Medical College and performed a fellowship in body imaging at BID Medical Center in Boston, MA.

Dr. Kamel received the 2004 Faculty Teacher of the Year award for the Department of Radiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital and was recognized in 2008 as a Melvin M. Figley Fellow in Radiology Journalism.

Selected Publications

  • Hyder O, Dodson RM, Weiss M, Cosgrove DP, Herman JM, Geschwind JF, Kamel IR, Pawlik TM. "Trends and Patterns of Utilization in Post-treatment Surveillance Imaging Among Patients Treated for Hepatocellular Carcinoma" J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Oct;17(10):1774-83. doi: 10.1007/s11605-013-2302-6. Epub 2013 Aug 14.
  • Zaheer A, Halappa VG, Akshintala VS, Singh VK, Kamel IR. "Renal lesions in autoimmune pancreatitis: diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging for assessing response to corticosteroid therapy." JOP. 2013 Sep 10;14(5):506-9. doi: 10.6092/1590-8577/1400.
  • Bonekamp S, Bonekamp D, Corona-Villalobos CP, Torbenson MS, Geiger B, Kamel IR. "MRI arterial enhancement fraction in hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis" AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Oct;201(4):W596-602. doi: 10.2214/AJR.12.10048.
  • Dodson RM, Firoozmand A, Hyder O, Tacher V, Cosgrove DP, Bhagat N, Herman JM, Wolfgang CL, Geschwind JF, Kamel IR, Pawlik TM. "Impact of Sarcopenia on Outcomes Following Intra-arterial Therapy of Hepatic Malignancies." J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Sep 25. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Gulaldi NC, Xia J, Feng T, Hong K, Mathews WB, Ruben D, Kamel IR, Tsui BM, Szabo Z. "Modeling of the Renal Kinetics of the AT1 Receptor Specific PET" Radiolig and Biomed Res Int. 2013;2013:835859. doi: 10.1155/2013/835859. Epub 2013 Sep 8.
  • Ei Khouli, R.H.; Jacobs, M.A.; Mezban, S.D.; Huang, P.; Kamel, I.R.; Macura, K.J.; Bluemke, D.A. Diffusion-weighted imaging improves the diagnostic accuracy of conventional 3.0-T breast MR imaging. Radiology. 2010 Jul;256(1):64-73.