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HUSSEIN ALY. HUSSEIN AHMED

EGYPT

Hussein works currently as a Professor of Virology (since 2006), and Vice Dean for postgraduate and Research studies (since 2018) at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University. Hussein holds several academic certificates; two Ph.D. degrees; one from the Department of Microbiology and immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Canada in 1997; the other from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University in 1995. Hussein also holds a BVSc. in 1987 and MVSc. in 1991 from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University and ACID from Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo University in 1991. He published more than 142 scientific publications in international and local peer reviewed journals in the animal health industry, he supervised 148 graduate students (78 MSc and 70 Ph.D.), he participated in 21 research projects that was funded by the USDA, CU, British Council and National Academy of Science and Technology. Hussein also participated in more than 120 scientific conferences on both international and local level. Prior his current role as Vice Dean for postgraduate and research studies at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University, Hussein was the Head of Virology Department, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University (2008-2014)/ (2017-2019), and the Director of Biotechnology Research Center (2010-2013). Hussein gained several national and international awards, prizes and scholarships, he won Cairo university Appreciation AWARD, 2021; the livestock insurance fund award in 2010 by the National Academy of Science and Technology, the country Encouraging prize in 2004 by the National Academy of Science and Technology, Cairo University encouraging prize in 2002, prize from the University of Montreal for his excellent work as a PhD student in 1995, two years scholarship at the University of Montreal from the Ministry of High Education in 1993, and six months scholarship at Ohio state University funded by Ministry of Agriculture in 1992.

Professor of Virology, and Vice Dean for postgraduate and Research studies – Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University.