A Trustee since 2014 and AUB former student, Dr. Fadlo R. Khuri is AUB's 16th President. He was a Professor and Chair of the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Emory University. He has been a member of Naef K. Basile Foundation Board of Trustees since 2005, and a member and former Chair of the Atlanta International School Board of Trustees since 2009. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a Fellow of the Lebanese Academy of Sciences. He is editor of the journal Cancer. A graduate of Yale University and Columbia University, Khuri was recognized with the 2013 Rosenthal Memorial Award by American Association for Cancer Research.