Prof. Mahmoud Mahfouz

Prof. Mahmoud Mahfouz
Faculty: Medicine Department: Clinical Sciences Position: Professor of Internal MedicineOffice Number: 329Phone: 01300110Ext: 2749E-mail: m.mahfouz@bau.edu.lb

Biography

Professor Mahmoud Mahfouz, professor of Internal medicine Beirut Arab University since 2011.MD Internal medicine 2000, he worked in Education for many years and has many publications in the field of diabetes, vascular medicine and hepatology (Cairo university). He worked in field of   management in health care organizations  and was  the general manager of Internal medicine hospital -Cairo university   (400 beds) (2005-2007) and manager of Mokattam health insurance hospital  (250 beds) 2008-2011 . He was subjected to  an intensive educational activities  in the field of management. He successfully completed the executive program for emerging leaders of the ministry of health from Harvard school of public health (2009-2010 )and professional certificate in health care management –Cairo University (2005-2006).
(Prof. Mahmoud Mahfouz CV)

Teaching

Professor of Internal Medicine 2011-Present
Faculty of Medicine,Beirut Arab University , Beirut , Lebanon
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and manager of Internal Medicine 2005-2011

2015-16 courses

Fall 2015/2016:
INTM404 Internal Medicine

Spring 2015/2016:
INTM404 Internal Medicine

2016-17 courses

Fall 2016/2017:
INTM404 Internal Medicine

Spring 2016/2017:
INTM404 Internal Medicine

Research

Tumor necrosis factor alpha as a parameter used in assessing patients with acute myocardial infarction with and without acute left-sided heart failure.
Assessment of the serum vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in tuberculous adults and children.
Serum vascular endothelial growth factor in patients with acute ischemic stroke.
Nutritional assessment in various stages of liver cirrhosis and relation to serum leptin level.
Lipoprotein lipase autoantibodies and dyslipidemia in systemic lupus erythematosus.
The impact of obesity on the incidence, response and recurrence of locally advanced breast cancer.
Insulin-like growth factor-1 and bone turnover markers in young male patients with non-alcoholic chronic liver disease.
Assessment of TEL-AML-1 fusion gene in B-lineage acute lymphoblastic leukemia using FISH.
Thyroid dysfunction in type-2 diabetes.
Serum soluble FAS in patients with pre-eclampsia and the syndrome of hemolytic anemia, elevated liver enzymes and low platelet count (HELLP) syndrome.
Multicentre prospective study to evaluate nateglinide monotherapy or in combination with metformin in the treatment of Egyptian type-2 diabetic patients in daily practive settings.
Plasma insulin and carotid intima media thickness in hypertensive and non hypertensive type-2 diabetics.
The pattern of vascular risk genes in middle age patients with acute coronary syndrome.
Plasma antigen levels of thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor in patients with systemic sepsis and relation to disseminated intravascular coagulation.
The emerging role of serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) in renal failure and malignancy.
Insulin resistance in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection.
Serum survivin in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Candida infection associated with urinary catheter in critically ill patients identification, antifungal susceptibility and risk factors.
Serum adiponectin in patients with chronic liver disease
The study of polymorphism of the gene regulating region of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 MCP-1 in systemic lupus erythematous.
Serum myeloperoxidase and candida infection in cancer patients.
Prone position in artificially ventilated chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients assessment of lung mechanics.
Comparing three clinical screening tools in identification of geriatric depression in a rural community setting.
Is there a correlation between CD40 LIGAND (CD40L) and the pathogenesis of SLE?
Gastrointestinal failure score alone and in combination with SOFA score in the assessment of the critically ill patients.

 

 

Activities

Executive program for emerging leaders of the ministry of health conducted by (Harvard school  of public health).
Project management professional program (August 2008).
Professional certificate in health care management, Cairo University (120 Hours), (2005-2006).
Senior executive program (Indian Institute of Management) Ahmad Abad University in collaboration with Harvard. University (April 2008).
Major Incident Medical Management and Support, held in learning resource centre  Cairo University    (December 2006).
Electronic health records (ITI) 4thinternational conference, December.
Neuro linguistic programming (NLP) Diploma, December 2004.
Basic and Advanced Life Support, (April, May 2007).
Medical statistics course (December 2004).
Professional Development Program for Medical Faculty Members held in MEDC, Cairo University, (TimeManagement, Communication Skills, Scientific Publication, Students Evaluation)
Workshop on (Total Quality Management in Healthcare organizations) May 2003.
Workshop on (Strategic Management in Healthcare organizations) March 2003

Supervision of Thesis of Master and Doctor Degrees of Internal Medicine.
Acute ischemic stroke in type-2 diabetics.
Intima media thickness in hypertensive and non-hypertensive diabetics.
Laser Doppler flowmetery in type-1 diabetics.
Serum G.G.T. in patients with acute ischemic stroke.