Medicine Staff

Salma Fouad Mahmoud Dowara


Dean of Medicine

Professor Salma Fouad Mahmoud Dowara is an M.B.B.Ch,MS,MD in General Surgery from Cairo University. Professor Dowara received a Post Graduate Diploma of Medical Education from Dundee University, UK. Professor Dowara is an  International Certified Trainer (CT) and Human Resource (HR) Counselor/Developer from International Board for Certifying Trainers (IBCT) in February 2008.Professor Dowara is an  Emeritus Professor of General Surgery-Cairo University from 1/8/2013 till now. She was the founder and former head of General Surgery Department-Army Forced College of Medicine (AFCM) till 2019.

Rasha E. Shalaby, MD. PhD.

Assistant professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Field of Medicine

Professor Rasha shalaby is a molecular microbiologist with more than ten years diagnostic, research, and teaching experience across Egypt & the USA. She has obtained her M.B.Ch.B degrees and MSc degree in Microbiology and Immunology from the Faculty of Medicine, Tanta University, Egypt. She has been competitively awarded the prestigious Fulbright Fellowship to pursue her PhD in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA.Professor Shalaby is an author of five international publications, and she has presented her research in multiple reputable US conferences. Professor Shalaby’s current research is focused on investigating the molecular mechanisms governing virus-host interactions.

Noha Lashin


Program Director,Field of Medicine

Professor Lashin got her MSc and phD degrees in Basic Medical Science (Medical Physiology) from Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University.Also, she is a FAIMER-ASU-MENA- FRI fellow (2020) (Foundation of Advanced Medical Education and Research, Middle East and North Africa in Ain Shams Institute). Professor Lashin is a regular member in The Physiological Society (London), American Physiological Society and Society of General Physiology.Before joining GU, Professor Lashin was an Associate professor of Medical Physiology at Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University Since 2017.With her important participation in the research field, Professor Lashin has a total of 18 extensive publications in both national & international journals.