Nephrology

Dr. Abdel Basset EL Essawy

Designation: Professor and Consultant Internal Medicine & Nephrology
Specialty: Internal Medicine & Nephrology
Languages: English, Arabic & French

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Designation: Professor and Consultant Internal Medicine & Nephrology
Specialty: Internal Medicine & Nephrology
Languages: English, Arabic & French

Dr. Abdel Basset EL Essawy

Core Competencies

  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical immunology and  Clinical nephrology
  • Organ transplantation
  • Pediatric nephrology
  • Immunology & immunopathology
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney and autoimmune diseases
  • Resistant and Secondary Hypertension
  • Obesity and its related disorders like Diabetes mellitus, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Kidney disorders etc

Brief Profile

Dr. Abdel Basset EL Essawy has an extensive career. Some of the positions held by him in his work years are:

2019 – Director of Education, Training and research in IBHO Hospital

2018 – Director of Resident Program Project IBHO Hospital

2012 – Current, Professor of Medicine and Nephrology Al-Azhar University, Egypt

2011 – Current, Adjunct Professor of Medicine and Nephrology & Associate Dean   RAKMHSU

2011 – 2020 Senior Consultant   Internal Medicine and Nephrology & Head of Nephrology Unit at IBHO Hospital – RAK – UAE.

2007 – 2011 Sabbatical working as Visiting Consultant and Professor –Military Hospitals, Saudi Arabia

2012 – Current Full Professor, Al Azhar University, Egypt

2006 – 2012 Associate Prof. of Medicine and Nephrology – Al Azhar University, Egypt

2001-2006 Lecturer of Internal medicine And Nephrology – Al Azhar University, Egypt

1999- Maitre es Science Medical (Professor) Nephrology, appointed by French Ministry of Education, Research & Technology, October 1999 – France

1994-1998 – Instructor in Nephrology Department (Service Prof Zech) – Claude Bernard university – Lyon – France

1997-1999 – Acting Consultant (Medicine Attachee)- Saint Etienne Uinversity Hospital – Saint Ettiene – Farnce

He is also on the editorial board of many International Journals. Dr. El Essawy is also a member of various medical associations. He has also won numerous prizes and honours, some of them are mentioned as below:

  • First Prize clinical research project on the 9th RAKMHSU scientific conference (May 2018)
  • Director of Resident Program Project of IBHOH since 2018
  • Chairman of CME Committee 2012-2015, IBHOH Hospital – Ministry of Health – RAK – UAE
  • Chairman of Scientific Committee – Vascular access meeting – KFMH-Khames Mysheet- Saudi Arabia, October – 2010
  • President of the nephrology, metabolic disorders, and Transplantation update since 2011
  • Grant from The American Society of Nephrology to attend the Workshop in Geriatric Nephrology November 2010
  • Al-Azhar University prize for Excellence in Research in 2008
  • Al-Azhar University prize for Excellence in Research in 2007
  • International Society of Nephrology Fellowship Grant – Kidney and Pancrease department and Transplant Research Center, BIDMC- Harvard medical School- December 2002-December 2003
  • ERA-EDTA Grant to study Islet Transplant in San Raffael Hospital, Milano, Italy (March 1995-May 1995)

Qualifications

He has numerous educational qualifications in his name. Few of them are as follows:

  • Fellow of American society of Transplantation (FAST 2017)
  • Fellow of American society of Nephrology (FASN 2009)
  • International Society of Nephrology Fellowship (ISN 2002 -2003)
  • Doctor Degree, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Etienne University, France, 2005
  • Egyptian MD equivalency: Supreme Council of Universities, Cairo, Egypt, 1999
  • Doctract (PhD) Thesis: Tanta Faculty of Medicine & University, Egypt, 04/97
  • Certificate of Advanced Specialty in Nephrology (Attestation de Formation Spécialisée Approfondie en Néphrologie), Faculty of Medicine, Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France 1993/1994
  • French National Diploma of Deep Studies: Host/Graft Relationship in Organ Transplantation and Tissue Grafting, Faculty of Medicine, Bourgogne University, France, 1997
  • Inter-Universities Diploma in Organ Transplantation (Diplôme Interuniversitaire- Transplantation d’Organes des régions Rhône-Alpes et Auvergne), Faculty of Medicine, Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France, (93/94) 1995 and Pediatric Nephrology
  • Inter-Universities Diploma in Pediatric Nephrology  (Diplôme Interuniversitaire- Transplantation d’Organes des régions Rhône-Alpes et Auvergne), Faculty of Medicine, Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France, 1994-1996
  • MSc Internal Medicine 1991

Nationality: Egyptian

Number of Years of Experience: +25 years