Nagwa MeguidCountry of origin: Egypt Currently in: Egypt, Giza General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Degrees1985 Doctorate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences1985 Doctorate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Current Research Activities
Biological Systems and Organisms
Research in determining the spectrum of gene mutations causing common genetic disorders in Egypt (phenylketonuria, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, congenital snsorineural hearing loss and fragile - X syndrome) thus suggesting programs for their prevention by heyerozygous detection and prenatal diagnosis. Also identifying and describing several novel genetic syndromes.
AffiliationsNational Council for Women in Science and TechnologyInternational jury L’Oreal-UNESCO Awards for Women in ScienceThe Arab Women Association for Research and DevelopmentGender in Africa into Information Communication Technologies for Empowerment