Suad H. Taraif, MD, MBA, FCAP


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Pathologist

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pathology (Cytopathology)
  • American Board of Pathology (Anatomic Pathology)

Other Languages


Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



Office Locations


One Cooper Plaza
(for GPS use 246 S 6th St)
Camden , NJ 08103
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolCollege of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Arabian Gulf University, Manama, Bahrain
Graduate SchoolMBA - Fox School of Business, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyAnatomic Pathology - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
FellowshipCytopathology - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
FellowshipOncologic Surgical Pathology - University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX


  • College of American Pathologists
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
  • International Academy of Cytology


Gong Y, Taraif S, Mazur I, Aneja A, Huang M, Somers DL, Fu JJ. Ovarian steroid cell tumor associated with von Hippel-Lindau syndrome: a report of two cases and literature review. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2022 Aug 15;15(8):332-337. PMID: 36106071; PMCID: PMC9441858.

Dunya G, Loya A, Taraif S, Adib Houreih M, Khalifeh I. Clinical, microscopic and molecular presentation in pediatric versus adult old world cutaneous Leishmaniasis. Pediatr Dermatol. 2020 Jul;37(4):656-660. doi: 10.1111/pde.14195. Epub 2020 May 18. PMID: 32424830.

Saliba M, Shalhoub A, Taraif S, Loya A, Houreih MA, El Hajj R, Khalifeh I. Cutaneous leishmaniasis: an evolving disease with ancient roots. Int J Dermatol. 2019 Jul;58(7):834-843. doi: 10.1111/ijd.14451. Epub 2019 Apr 10. PMID: 30968403.

Bakhsh A, Siddiqui KMA, Taraif S. Primary hydatid cyst of pineal region of brain: A case report from Saudi Arabia. Asian J Neurosurg. 2017 Apr-Jun;12(2):314-317. doi: 10.4103/1793-5482.146397. PMID: 28484563; PMCID: PMC5409399.

Massad C, Loya A, Taraif S, Saroufim M, Kibbi AG, Habib R, Novy M, Rauscher B, Oberkanins C, Khalifeh I. BRAF mutation status in primary and metastatic melanomas in two regions with differing potential ultraviolet radiation exposure. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2014 Dec;39(8):932-43. doi: 10.1111/ced.12430. Epub 2014 Sep 29. PMID: 25262755.