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Walaa Mahmoud

Country of origin: Egypt Currently in: Egypt, Cairo General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Academic Background


2018 Doctorate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
2011 Master Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
2002 Undergraduate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences

CO PI of project title is “A step towards novel personalized breast cancer therapy from gut microbiome, based on its metabolites, women anthropometry, diet and pro-biotics intake” NRC is the Funding organization, November 2019 - 2022. 2. International project (Anthropology team member) title is” Community outreach approach for having a model of a village controlled from diabetes with improved quality of life: El Ibrahimia El Qeblia village- Damiatta governorate-Egypt” Funding organization is Australian Embassy Cairo 2017- 2018. 3. International project (Anthropology team member) title is “A community based nutritional behavioural intervention for Healthy kids: towards an exemplary model village Private sector partner: Nestle- Egypt, Sanofi, ABB Government partner: Ministry of Social Solidarity, Ministry of Health and population, Scientific and implementing partner: The National Research Center of Egypt 2017-2019 4. National project title National Prevalence Survey for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs): Assessing its Epidemiological Pattern and Risk Factors (environmental heavy metals- Microbiota) publications on reviewing process. 2017- 2019

Publications resulting from Research: 

Salah S, El-Masry SA, Sheba HF, El-Banna RA, Saad W. "Bone Mineral Density in Egyptian Children with Familial Mediterranean Fever". Iran J Med Sci. 2016 Jan; 41(1):2-8.
2. Walaa Saad ,Hanan A. El Gamal, Sahar A. El-Masry , Muhammad Al-Tohamy , Ayman Nada , Amany Ebrahim.”Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in visceral obese Egyptian female adolescents with adenovirus 36 infection”. Childhood studies journal.2018
3. Sahar A. El-Masry , Hanan A. El Gamal , Muhammad Al-Tohamy, Ayman Nada, Amany H. Abdelrahman, Mohamed Kh. Metkees , Amany Ebrahim, Walaa Saad. “Infect Obesity in Egyptian Adolescent Females and Its Relations to Carotid Intima- Media Thickness” J Arab Soc Med Res 2018.

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
CO principle investigator and project member in national and international health projects. supervisor on master and phd students. pediatrician consultant

Workshop and Conference Attended

10-14 march 2019 CAIRO BUE The 3rd international conference of Women in science networks, world forum of women in science
1-2 April 2019 CAIRO UNIVERSTY The Euro- Mediterranean association of life in scinces, the 6th international Euro- Mediterranean conference and expo
12-14 April 2019 GUC Cairo GERMAN- AFRICAN STRATIGIES: A partnership for better health education and development
21-22 January 2020 Okayama – Japan The 11th international symposium for future technology creating better human health and society
12- 14 February 2020 RIO DE JANERIO, BRAZIL. WORLD FORUM FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE | BRAZIL 2020 |4th International Conference for Women in Science without Borders: Energy, Water, Health, Agriculture and Environment for Sustainable Development


Japan society for promotion of science JSPS HOPE FELLOW
Indian Council of Medical Research

Presentation given

Prizes, Grants and Awards

Other Awards

Jul 2019
Certificate of appreciation Dr. Ahmed Abu Ismail foundation in collaboration with Samanood general hospital for volunteering participation and contribution in world hepatitis day 2019
volunteering participation and contribution in world hepatitis day 2019
Feb 2019
Certificate of appreciation biological anthropology department scientific excellence
scientific excellence(Excellent PhD degree A+ 97% , 2018 ) 2019
Aug 2019
Invitation from Egyptian ministry of higher education & head of Academy Of Scientific Research & Technology with the attendance of the Egyptian president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to attend and participate in the science day celebrity 2019
Dec 2017
National Research Centre Award on 2017
CELEBRATION OF THE 60th celebrity of NRC
Aug 2017
Certificate of appreciation Egyptian liver foundation for volunteering participation and contribution in world hepatitis day 2017
volunteering participation and contribution in world hepatitis day 2017
OWSD 6th General Assembly certificate: download

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