Who Is She

Aida Seif El Dawla
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Personal information

Psychiatrist and Human Rights Activist
Aida Seif El Dawla
1954

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Egypt

Languages

Arabic
English
German

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Education

PhD, Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1991.
MS, Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1983.
BS, Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1978.

Competences

Civil Society.
Police Violence.
Psychiatry.
Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence and Torture.
Victims of State Violence.

Work history

Jobs: 
Professor of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Formerly.
Founder and Psychiatrist, El Nadeem Center for Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence and Torture, Formerly.
Honorary office and memberships: 
Member, Editorial Board, Women's Mental Health Magazine, 1997-Present.
Member, Advisory Committee, the European University Center for Mental Health and Human Rights (EUCMHR), 1996-Present.
Member, Effects of Violence and Stalking Department, World Psychiatric Association, 1994-Present.
Founding Member, the New Woman Research Center (NWRC), 1984-Present.
Member, Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR), 1989-1994.
Productions and works: 
Al-Nafs Tashku wa al-Jasad Yu'ani (The self complains and the body suffers). Cairo: Arab Women's Association (Nour), 2004.
Multaqa al-Hiwar Hawl Itifaqiyya al-Qada' ala' Kaffit Ashkal al-Tamyiz didd al-Mar'a (Dialogue Forum about the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women CEDAW). Cairo: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 2000.
Al-Taqrir al-Masry li-Bahth al-Huquq al-Injabiyya (Egyptian Report for Research on Reproductive Rights), Part of a Seven-Country Study, 1998.

Awards

Recognition by Human Rights Watch, 2004