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$$ Amal Ahmad Aqul, MD Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Portrait of Dr. Amal Aqul, pediatric gastroenterologist and transplant specialist at Children's Health

UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Appointments: 214-456-8000

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics(Pediatric Transplant Hepatology),
American Board of Pediatrics,
American Board of Pediatrics/Gastroenterology

Languages Spoken: English
Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

Cairo University Faculty of Medicine (1998)


University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School (2008), Pediatrics


Boston Children's Hospital (2013), Pediatrics Transplant Medicine
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2011), Pediatric Gastroenterology

Conditions & Treatments

Conditions & Treatments



Pediatric Liver Transplant

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Cholestatic liver disease
  • Cholesterol metabolism
  • Clinical pathways
  • Lysosomal acid lipase deficiency (Wolman's disease)
  • Niemann-Pick type C disease
  • Quality improvement
  • Viral etiology of fulminant hepatic failure

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

  • Featured Article - Journal of Neuroscience, June Issue (2011)
  • One of Best Five Abstracts - 2nd Annual Sr. Fellow Research Conference (2011)
  • Outstanding Resident Award (2007)
  • Ranked 4th in Class of 800 -Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt (1997)