Who Is She

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Personal information

Head of Department of Community, Environment and Occupational Medicine
Sawsan El-Ghazali

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Cairo
Egypt

Languages

Arabic
English

Contact information / Work

Ain Shams University
Department of Community, Environment and Occupational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
Cairo
Egypt

Education

MD, Public Health, Preventive and Social Medicine, Faculty of Medecine, Ain Shams University, 1982
MSc, Public Health, Preventive and Social Medicine, Faculty of Medecine, Ain Shams University, 1978
BSc, Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medecine, Ain Shams University, 1974

Competences

Public Health
Behavioral Medicine
Female Genital Mutilation

Work history

Jobs: 
Head, Department of Community, Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 2009-present
Professor, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Community, Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1994-2009
Assistant Professor, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Community, Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1988-1993
Lecturer, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Community, Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1982-1987
Honorary office and memberships: 
Member, Environmental Mutagens Society, USA
Member, American Public Health Association, USA
Member, International Society of Behavioral Medicine, USA
Member, Egyptian Society of Occupational Medicine
Member, Egyptian Society of Behavioral Medicine
Productions and works: 
Female Circumcision: Heritage Confronting Ethics, UNESCO, 1998
"Is it wise to say the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth for cancer patients?" Annals of New York Academy of Science, 1997
"The Genotoxicity of Earth Technology in Inducing Chromosomal ِAberration," Journal of Egyptian German Soc. Zool., 1996
"Non-Smoking Area, Is It for Decoration? Acceptance of Non-Smoking Area in Restaurants in Cairo," Ain Shams Medical Journal, 1995
"Cytogenetic Study Among Female Nurses Occupationally Exposed to Cytotoxic Drugs," Egyptian Journal of Occupational Medicine, 1995

Awards

Certificate of Merit, Sadat Academy, 1997
Alexander Hollander Award for Overseas Scientists in Mutagensis, 1995
Certificate of Excellence of Doctoral Degree of Public Health, 1982