Professor Mohamed Ghoneim lectures at Zewail City

Professor Mohamed Ghoneim, founding director of the Urology and Nephrology Center at Egypt's Mansoura University, will deliver a lecture at Zewail City's 6th of October Campus titled "Impact of Basic Sciences on Medicine". The lecture will be held on Thursday, March 6, 2014.

Professor Ghoneim is an international academic urologic oncologist and a world-renowned leader in the field. He has received several awards, including the Fleix Guyon Medal from the International Society of Urology, the Arab Pioneers Award from the Arab Thought Organization, the Harry Spence Medal from the American Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons, and Dr. Fakhry’s Prize for distinguished research in surgical sciences. He is a corresponding member of the French Urological Association, a member of the Society of Surgical Oncology in the U.S., a member of the International Society of Urology, and an honorary member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons. Ghoneim has been a visiting professor in a number of universities around the world.