PhD researcher, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Interests: Ophthalmology, Ocular Oncology, Pediatric Oncology, Health Informatics, Research Informatics, Computational Biology, Statistics, eLearning
Tel: +49 (0) 176 680 683 22 - 030 450 554057
Publications: Mendeley - ResearchGate - ORCiD
2014 Oct.: M.Sc. - Masters in Advanced Oncology. Faculty of Medicine, Ulm University, Germany. Thesis: Ordinal Classification of Pediatric Tumors Samples (Computational Biology).
2012 Nov.: M.Sc. - Masters in Ophthalmology. Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University. Thesis: Molecular and Genetic Targeting of Retinoblastoma (Review).
2010 Jan.: Diploma- Medical and Biomedical Informatics. Faculty of Information and Computer Sciences, Helwan University. Project: Building Research-oriented Follow-up System for Cancer Patients.
2009 Oct.: Certificate- Principles and Practice of Clinical Research. Harvard Medical School. Project: Clinical Trial Protocol; Comparison of Bimatoprost with fixed combination of Bimatoprost and Timolol in adult patients with primary open angle glaucoma: an eight week, randomized, double blind, and parallel groups.
2009 Aug.: Certificate- eLearning in Practice. InWent (Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)), DE/KE. Project: Online Training Module for Nurses on Leukemia
2005 Nov.: M.B.B.Ch- Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, EG
1999 Jul.: Diploma- General Secondary Schools Certificate. Damietta Military Secondary School. Damietta, EG
2014 Feb – now: Cairo Site Director, Principles and Practice of Clinical Research Course. Harvard Medical School.
2011 Dec – 2014 Apr: Head of Research Education Unit, Research Department, Children’s Cancer Hospital 57357 Egypt (CCHE-57357).
2008 Sep – 2014 Apr: Researcher/ research coordinator, Ocular and Renal Tumours, Research Department, CCHE-57357.
2007 – Aug –2008: Resident, Ophthalmology Department, Cairo University.
2007 Mar – Jul: Primary Care Physician, Ministry of Health and Population, Damietta.
2006 – Feb – 2007: House officer, Cairo University Hospitals.
2014 Apr: Research and Development Innovation RDI– Grant, Egypt. Co-investigator.
2013 Nov- 2014 Apr: LeHo - Learning at Home and in the Hospital Project. EACEA (Education and Culture European Agency). 3 Years to Dec 2016. Role: Site/field director.
2013 Feb: Science and Technology Development Fund, Centers of Scientific Excellence (STDF-CSE-Egypt) , Genetic Epidemiology Center of Excellence (GECE), Role: Project team member.
2015 Apr: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). German-Egyptian Research Long-term Scholarship (GERLS). 4-Year PhD scholarship.
2014 Nov: Best presentation award, Egyptian Ophthalmological Society meeting, Alexandria, Egypt.
2014 July: US Department of State Alumni Awards, US Embassy, Cairo – Health Program.
2014 May: Conquer Cancer Foundation / American Society of Clinical Oncology International Development and Education Award (IDEA).
2014 Mar: Misr ElKheir Foundation Grant, Egypt 2014.
2014 Feb: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). German Egyptian Research Short term Scholarship (GERSS).
2014 Jan: European Association of Cancer Research.
2013 Nov: ESMO Symposium on Immuno-Oncology, Geneva, Switzerland. - Travel Grant
2013 Aug: International Society of Genetic Eye Diseases and Retinoblastoma (ISGEDR) meeting, Ghent, Belgium. - Travel Grant
2012 Nov: ESMO Translational Research Unit Visit, Christie Hospital, Manchester.
2012 Sep: European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), Vienna, Austria. - Travel Grant
2012 Aug: Ruth and Adolf Merckle Foundation Scholarship for Studying Oncology, Ulm University, Germany. (– Sept 2014.)
2012 Mar: Methods of Cancer Research Workshop, European Society of Medical Oncology , American Society of Clinical Oncology and King Abdel Aziz City for Science and Technology, Al-Ahsaa, Saudi Arabia. 17-21. - Course Scholarship and Travel Grant
2011 Sep: North African Community Health Initiative, Legacy International – USA, Roanoke - Virginia, USA. - Travel Grant
2011 Jan: International Society of Genetic Eye Diseases and Retinoblastoma (ISGEDR) meeting travel grant, Bangalore, India. - Travel Grant
2009 Apr: eLearning in Practice Course, InWent-Germany. - Partial Grant - Course Scholarship
2008May: The Best Educational Laparoscopic Surgery video -World best 30, WebSurg, Strasbourg, France: Prof. Amr Mohsen Crew as film director http://award.websurg.com
2007 Mar: Special mentions "KasrAlAiny School of Medicine Website - The eLearning Portal" eLearning Partition, The National E-Content Award 2006.
2005 Jun: Certificate of Appreciation, Building Webspace, Egyptian Association for International Medical Studies.
2005 Feb: Best Educational CD and educational material submitted by youth in Egyptian Universities Youth Week in Mansourah.
2005 Feb: 3rd Best Educational material in the same competition.
2004 Dec: 1st Best Educational CD and educational material submitted by students to Cairo University Science Club, for Gynaecology CD.
2004 Dec: 2nd Best Educational CD and educational material in the same competition, for Parasitology CD, also my team had the 4th and 5th grades in the same competition.
2004 Dec: Certificate of Appreciation for Parasitology eLearning Material Production, Parasitology Department, Faculty of Medicine, CU.
1998 Aug: The National Award for Ideal student in secondary schools.
+ Many other appreciations for school, district and state level competitions winning 1988-1999.
The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 2010 www.arvo.org
Foundation Against Blindness, 2012 www.fightblindness.org
Egyptian Ophthalmological Society, 2008 www.eyegypt.com
American Association of Cancer Research, 2010 www.aacr.org
European Association of Cancer Research, 2010 www.eacr.org
European Society of Medical Oncology, 2012 www.esmo.org
American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2012 www.asco.org
Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft (The German Cancer Society), 2016 www.krebsgesellschaft.de
Egyptian Medical Syndicate, 2007 www.ems.org.eg