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Professor of Endocrinology
Khadiga Gaafar

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Languages

Arabic
English

Contact information / Work

Cairo University
Zoology Department

Education

Ph.D. in Physiology, Faculty of Science, Cairo University, 1984.
Master degree in Comparative Physiology, Faculty of Science, Cairo University, 1976.
Master Qualification Courses from Faculty of Science Cairo University, 1972, Excellent Grade.
Bachelor degree in Zoology from Faculty of Science Cairo University, May 1971, Excellent with Honor Grade.

Competences

Integration of Hormones
Hormones and Cancer
Hormones and Infertility
Care and Use of animals in research and education
Ethics in Research

Work history

Jobs: 
President of the Egyptian German Society of Zoology, 2012 - Present.
Chairperson of the first Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee in the Faculty of Science, Cairo University, Egypt in 2012 -2014.
Chairperson of Cairo University Ethics Committee for the Use of Experimental Animals in Teaching and Scientific Research from 2014 - Present.
Professor, Zoology Department, Faculty of Science, Cairo University. 1996-Present.
Honorary office and memberships: 
Syndicate of Science Professions, Egypt (since 1972).
Egyptian Zoological Society (since 1973).
Productions and works: 
Sohair R. Fahmy and Khadiga Gaafar 2016. Establishing the first institutional animal care and use committee in Egypt. Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine, 11:2.
Abeer Badr, Sohair Fahmy, Atef Abdel Monem, Maram Zaghloul, Nourhan Yehia, Ibrahim Abdel-kader, Kohar Garo Varjabedian, Ahmed Afifi, Saber sakr, Gamalat Osman, Azza Hassan, Fathy Farouk, Khaled Sharafeldin, Amina Essawy,
Azza Ezz El arab, Kareem Morsy, Khadiga Gaafar 2016. Performance Evaluation of Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees in Egypt. Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) Conference, At Bellevue, WA, USA.
Kareem Morsy, Sohair Fahmy, Amel Soliman, Rewaida Abdel-Gaber1, Hanan Saleh, Ibrahim Abdel-kader, Kohar Garo Varjabedian, Mervat Zaghloul, Hoda Saady3, Abdel-Baset Aref, Fathy Abdel-Ghaffar, El-Sayed Fahim,
Ahmed Afifi, Khadiga Gaafar Khadiga Gaafar 2015. Current and Prospective Status for Scientific Research on Fish Welfare in Egypt. Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) Conference, At B0ston, MA, USA.

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