Sarag A. Boukhar, MBChB

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

Contact Information

Primary Office
5238-C Roy Carver Pavilion
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242


MBChB, University of Tripoli
Internship, University of Tripoli Affiliated Hospitals
Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Hawaii Pathology
Fellow, Hematopathology, Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Fellow, GI and Liver Pathology, University of Washington

Licensure and Certifications

State of Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine
Hematopathology - American Board of Pathology (ABP)
Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology - American Board of Pathology (ABP)
State of New Jersey Medical License


Setoodeh, S., Liu, L., Boukhar, S. A., Singal, A. G., Westerhoff, M., Waljee, A. K., Ahmed, T. & Gopal, P. (2018). The Clinical Significance of Crohn Disease Activity at Resection Margins. Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine. PMID: 30444436.

Boukhar, S. A., Kaneshiro, R., Schiller, A., Terada, K. & Tauchi-Nishi, P. (2015). Tibial bone metastasis as an initial presentation of endometrial carcinoma diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration cytology: A case report and review of the literature. CytoJournal, 12, 11. PMID: 26085835.

Jain, S., Jain, A., Onizuka, N. & Boukhar, S. A. (2014). A rare case of medullary carcinoma of the colon presenting as intussusception in an adult with rectal bleeding. Hawai'i journal of medicine & public health : a journal of Asia Pacific Medicine & Public Health, 73(11), 348-52. PMID: 25414804.