Dr. Ramy Karam Aziz is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University. He earned his PhD from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, USA in 2005.

His current research interests are molecular epidemiology, systems biology of microbial pathogens, microbial and bacteriophage genomics/metagenomics, and pharmacomicrobiomics.

He received the TWAS ARO Young Arab Investigator Award in 2010, Cairo University Incentive Award (جائزة جامعة القاهرة التشجيعية (2011, the Egyptian National Incentive Award جائزة الدولة التشجيعية (2011), Cairo University Award for Scientific Excellence جائزة جامعة القاهرة للتفوق العلمي (2015), the COMSTECH award in Life Sciences in 2017, and the Makram Mehanny Award in 2020.

His publications include 83 peer-reviewed articles, a book, 7 book chapters, 1 genome report, 2 local articles, 9 conference proceedings.

H-index:  30 (Web of Sciences, Clarivate Analytics), 31 (Scopus), 37 (Google Scholar)
Citations:  8,170 (WoS, Clarivate) 9,018 (Scopus), 12,495 (Google Scholar)