Bio

Personal:
Date & Place of Birth: 1/2/1961 Cairo
Marital Status: Married with one son and one daughter.

Present Occupation:
Professor of Nutrition and Clinical Nutrition.

Professional:
Education
- Bachelor in Veterinary Medical Sciences (BVSc.) , 1984. University of
Cairo.
- Master in Veterinary Medical Sciences (MVSc.), Animal Nutrition,
1988, University of Cairo.
- Ph.D. Animal Nutrition, 1991, University of Cairo.

Fellowships:
- Peace Fellow, University of Wisconsin-Madison U.S.A, 1989-1991.

Professional Experience
- September 27 th 2011- November 17 th 2014: Dean, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University.
- August 1 st 2010 - September 26th, 2011: Vice Dean for Community
Service and Environment Development. Faculty of Veterinary
Medicine, Cairo University.
- 2010- Present: Beer Reviewer – National Authority for Quality
Assurance and Accreditation-Egypt.
- January 2005-December 2008: Director of the Center for Analytical and
Applied Veterinary Studies (CAAVS), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine,
Cairo University.
- September 2001-Present: Professor.
-1996-2001: Associate Professor.
-1991-1996: Assistant Professor (Lecturer).
-1988-1991: Assistant Lecturer.
-1984-1988: Demonstrator.
Dept. of Nutrition & Clinical Nutrition. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine,
University of Cairo.
- Co-Principal Investigator of the NARP-USA funded project,
Nutrition and Immunity, (H-2-9), 1992-1994.

Field Experience as A Nutritionist:
- Chairman of the technical committee for feeds (Egyptian General Authority for Standardization) and a member in Egyptian Codex sub-committee for Feeds. (1997-2011).
- Gave talks in many workshops, seminars and attended several group meetings on the emerging problems associated with nutrition, health and clinical nutrition, poultry and animal production. The topics of my presentations include and not limited to feeding and nutrition, health and clinical nutrition, feed formulations, feed processing and manufacturing, Vitamin and mineral premix, moulds, mould inhibitors, mycotoxins and anti-mycotoxins as well as the different concepts of nutrition like minimal nutrition and euobiosis as well as nutrition and immunity.
- Several visits to leading feed additives companies in USA, Belgium, China and India.
- Least cost maximum profit diet formulations for several stake holders.
- I gave technical support to a project called “The Expert” funded by the Ministry of Agriculture in Egypt. It involves developing a program that enables breeders, agriculture engineers and veterinarians to online formulation of diets.
- As an ex-director of CAAVS I arranged and participated in different training programs organized by CAAVS, some candidates were from Syria, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.
- I participated in the training courses organized by the General Authority of Veterinary Services in Egypt to Saudi Veterinarians.

Academic and Cultural Activities:

- President of the Editorial Board of International Journal of Veterinary Science and Medicine (IJVSM)(Till December 2014) published by Elsevier (www.elsevier.com/journals/international-journal-of-veterinary-science-an...).
- President of the Editorial Board of Veterinary Medical Journal, Giza (Till December 2014).
- Teaching nutrition and clinical nutrition to undergraduate students.
- Teaching nutrition and clinical nutrition to post graduate students including Ph.D., Master as well as post graduate diploma (Pet animals, poultry,large animals and Clinical Nutrition).

- Published more than 32 papers in Scientific Journals and in Local and International Conferences.
- A visit to Brescia city, Italy to participate in the REEV-MED annual meeting (Network for establishments working in veterinary education in the Mediterranean region) 16-20 September 2013.
- A visit to University of Bucharest and University of Cluj-Napoca Republic of Romania as part of the mutual agreement in the field of education, science and culture 17-23 June 2013.
- A visit to University of Wisconsin-Madison USA to participate in celebrating 101 Years of Veterinary Medical Science for the Department of Veterinary Science establishment (July 2012).
- A visit to University of Maryland-College Park USA to follow up PhD student.(January 2015).
- A member of the superior committee for promotion of Egyptian professors and assistant professors in the field of nutrition and clinical nutrition (Supreme Council of Universities, Ministry of Higher Education)
- External reviewer for the Egyptian National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for Education.
- A member in the Scientific Mission Reviewing Committee- Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education.
- A member in the Leaders Selection Committee, General Organization for Veterinary Services.
- A member in the Veterinary Medicine Sector (Supreme Council of Universities, Ministry of Higher Education).
- A member in Cairo University Council (2011-14)
- A member in Community Service and Environment Development Council- Cairo University (2010-2011).
- A member in the board of directors of the General Organization for Veterinary Services.
- Reviewed several research papers and books for some local and international journals.
- A member in the Institutional Animal Care and Use Cmte for Cairo University.
- A member in the Institutional Animal Care and Use Cmte for Faculty of Science, Cairo University.
- A member in the board of directors of the Egyptian Veterinary Medical Association.
- Certified Professional Trainer and International Trainer Serial No.:101/1009552.