Medical School
Ain Shams University (1995)
University Hospitals of Cleveland (2002), Internal Medicine
Other Post Graduate Training
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (2004)
Graduate School
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (2004), Physiology
University Hospitals of Cleveland (2005), Cardiovascular Disease
Research Fellowship
Donald W. Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center (2007), Cardiology

Research Interest

  • Cardiac Regeneration
  • Stem Cell Metabolism


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Honors & Awards

  • American Heart Association Established Investigator Award
  • American Society for Clinical Investigation
  • J.Fred Schoellkopf, Jr. Chair in Cardiology
  • American College of Cardiology Douglas P.Zipes Distinguished Young Scientist Award
  • Gilead Sciences Research Scholars Program Cardiovascular Disease
  • Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigator Award
  • AHA Fellow to Faculty Transition Award
  • Pfizer Global Research and Development scholarship (Keystone)
  • AHA Young Investigator Award

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • ACC, AHA
  • AMA
  • ASE