Dr Loui Rassam

Consultant Specialist Histopathologist
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia

Loui completed his primary medical degree at Mosul University, Iraq before moving to Brisbane where he worked as a clinical resident for three years. Loui then trained in anatomical pathology in NSW at the John Hunter hospital in Newcastle and Douglass Hanley Moir Pathology in Sydney.
He also spent one month during his training at the Mayo clinic in Arizona, USA. Loui was appointed as conjoint lecturer at the University of Newcastle and has a number of publications. He served
on the Hunter cancer biobank management committee, the RCPA pathology update overseeing committee and the trainee committee. Loui regularly attends national and international conferences and courses.

Interests: Dermatopathology Gastrointestinal Pathology
Genitourinary and Pulmonary Pathology

Articles & Presentations:
Unique pathology of colonic spirochaetosis characterised by mucosal eosinophilia is linked to diarrhoea and the irritable bowel syndrome. http://gut.bmj.com/content/66/5/978
Diverticular Disease and Chronic Inflammation: A Population-Based Nested Case – Control Colonoscopy Study http://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085(15)32975-9/abstract
Chronic granulomatous disease presenting as refractory pneumonia in late adulthood https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4469140/
Lymphocytic Oesophagitis- An Emerging Condition with Elusive Aetiology http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003130251630856X
The Lung Cancer Journey- A Review from the Prince Charles Hospital, Pulmonary Malignancy Unit https://espace.library.uq.edu.au/view/UQ:245595scientific meeting, Brisbane, 2014