Nabila El-Sheikh

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Personal information

Title: 

Professor of Immunology and Microbiology

Contact information (private)

Personal email address: 
nelsheikh08@link.net

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
Al-Azhar University
Department: 
Faculty of Medicine for Girls
Address: 
Yousef Abbas Street, Nasr City, Zone 6
City: 
Cairo
Country: 
Egypt
Phone: 
+2 02 2401 1306

Education

Diploma, Total Quality Management of Health Care Reform, The American University in Cairo, 2007

PhD, Immunology, London University, 1977

BA in Medicine, Cairo University, 1970

Competences

Educational Reform

Health Care Reform

Immunology

Microbiology

Molecular Immunology

Languages: 

Arabic

English

Jobs

Work history: 

Professor of Immunology/Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine for Girls, Al-Azhar University, 1988-Present

Program Coordinator, Capacity Building of Young Researchers, Ministry of Higher Education & State Ministry of Scientific Research, 2008-Present

Dean, Faculty of Medicine for Girls, Al-Azhar University, 2005-2007

Director of the Molecular Immunology Unit for Infectious Diseases, Al-Azhar University, 1998-Present

Honorary office and memberships: 

President, Egyptian Association of Immunologists, 1998-Present

Editor-in-Chief, Egyptian Journal of Immunology, 1993-Present

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Molecular Diagnosis and Vaccines, 2003-Present

Productions and works: 

Textbook of Tropical Surgery: Edited by Prof. Refaat Kamel and Prof. John Lumley, Published by Westminster Publishing group, UK, 2004.

Textbook of “Immunology at Health and Disease, 2002”; Edited by Nabila El-Sheikh. Medical Design Pub Ltd.

Abdel-Ghaffar AB, Moselhy SS, Shaheen HI, Borai IH, Anderson P and El-Sheikh N; 2007. ESAT-6 as a Potential Subunit Candidate Vaccine for Tuberculosis in Egypt. Molecular Diagnosis and Vaccines; 5: 55-66.

Awards

Distinctions: 

Established the molecular immunology research unit at Al-Azhar University

Pioneered national and international partnerships to improve healthcare education and delivery at several facilities around Egypt