ABOULGHAR Mohamed

  • Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
  • Clinical Director and Founder of The Egyptian IVF-ET Center, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt

Professor Aboulghar founded the first IVF centre in Egypt (The Egyptian IVF-ET Center). He is also the founder and first president of the Middle East Fertility Society (MEFS) and Editor-in-Chief and founder of the: Middle East Fertility Society Journal (since 1996)

He published over 200 papers in top international and regional medical journals, and over 20 book chapters in international books.

He received the Egyptian National Award for Excellence in Medical Sciences in 2000 and Honorary Membership of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (Berlin 2004).

For several years, he has been an associate editor for Human Reproduction, and the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is also currently a reviewer for Human Reproduction, Human Reproduction Update, Fertility and Sterility, Reproductive Biomedicine, and many more international journals. Starting in 2011 he became a member of the editorial board of Fertility and Sterility.

Professor Aboulghar has organised more than 20 international conferences in the Middle East, and chaired several pre-congress courses at the ASRM’s annual conference.