Prof. Nagwa Abdel Razek Mashali

Prof. Nagwa Abdel Razek Mashali
Faculty: MedicineDepartment: Basic SciencesPhone: 01300110Ext: 2660E-mail: n.mashali@bau.edu.lb

Biography

Prof. Dr. Nagwa Abdel Razek Mashali currently works as a Professor of Pathology at Faculty of Medicine- Beirut Arab University. She graduated in Medicine and Surgery in 1976- at Alexandria Faculty of Medicine and specialized in Pathology in 1978. She began her career as demonstrator at Alexandria Faculty of Medicine (AFM). She received her Master degree in Pathology in 1982 and worked as assistant lecturer of Pathology until she received her PhD in 1985. She was a lecturer of Pathology from 1985 till 1990, Assistant Professor from 1990 till 1995 when she became a full Professor.

In 1984, after successfully concluding her scholarship in Germany and returning back to Egypt she established the Immunohistochemistry Laboratory (IHC) of the Pathology Department, AFM to become the first IHC lab in Alexandria serving research at that time.

In 2006 she was assigned as the director of the International Undergraduate Medical Program adopting an integrated system based curriculum with a credit hour system for the first time in a medical school in Egypt.

In 2006, Dr Nagwa has been one of the main participants in editing a book about AFM, its heritage and its legacy.

In 2007 she was among the first staff members affiliated to the Medical Education Department where she participated in all its activities.

In 2008 she has been selected to represent Alexandria University in the Planning Committee of the Medical Sector of the Supreme Council of Egyptian Universities.

In 2010 she established a pediatric oncology board for diagnosis and treatment of pediatric oncology patients in Alexandria.

In 2011 she occupied the post of Vice Dean for Student Affairs & Education (2011-2012).

In August 2011 she acquired her Master degree in business administration and hospital management (MBA).

In the year 2011 she has been awarded by the Medical Syndicate as the Best Ideal Teacher.

As of March 2013, she was elected a member of the committee for appraisal of the scientific production of Pathology staff members eligible for promotion to the degree of associate Professors and Professors of all Egyptian universities.

Teaching

Teaching Pathology to undergraduate students (2nd and 3rd years )

Teaching the course of introduction to medical studies to students of the 1st year

Teaching postgraduate courses of master and doctor degrees to candidates of Pathology and clinical departments.

Participating in workshops for capacity buildings of staff members of AFM in the field of medical education.

Participating in the postgraduate course of master degree of medical education of AFM .

Principal participant in formulation of the academic bylaws of the credit hour system for the branch of Bairut Arab University in Alexandria in the year 2005-2006

Conduction of the sessions of curriculum integration between different basic science departments of the Faculty in 2006-2007 and formulation of the schedules followed by supervision of execution of the relevant schedules

The main participant in establishing the academic instructional bylaws and curriculum design of the innovative system based integrated international undergraduate medical program of AFM ( since May 2006)

Participated in a large number of workshops organized by the medical education department including workshops on curriculum design, student assessment, construction of an integrated program, self directed learning and capacity building of staff members (2007-2010).

Principal participant in establishing the credit hour system of the postgraduate curriculum of Pathology in 2006.

Principal participant in establishing the log book and training program for postgraduate students in Pathology in 2006.

Peer reviewer of medical programs in Egyptian Universities (2007)

Visitor Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, Beirut Arab University, Lebanon.

Duration: short visits, during the academic years 1998, 1999, 2000. 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010 for 2 months each time , in addition to long visits in the years 2001-2002 and 2003-2004 (12 months each).

Purpose: Visitor Professor to teach the course of Pathology to students of the Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Nursing, Beirut Arab University

Diagnostic Pathology: Diagnostic surgical pathology of specimens received at the Pathology Department from all surgical wards of the University Hospitals including: biopsies, cytology material, fine needle aspiration biopsies and frozen sections Fields of scientific interest:Hematopathology,Pediatric surgical pathology, Gynecologic pathology, Genitourinary pathology

2017-18 Courses

Fall 2017/2018

Cardiovascular System- CARD 205

Neurosciences- NESC 303

Spring 2017/2018

Gastrointestinal System - GITN 206

Endocrine & reproductive System-1- RENR 208

Multisystem 1- MSYS 302

Multisystem 2- MSYS 304

Research

Nagwa Mashali. Complete atrioventricular canal in Down's syndrome: Oral presentation.. Symposium of Pathology, Colmar, France, May 1983.

Nagwa Mashali and Amal Rahmy. The use of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis and evaluation of germ cell tumours of the testis. Proc 7th. Ann, Sci. Cong. Alex, Fac. med 1986, 335-57.

Abd El-Azeem M, Nagwa Mashali, Azza Medany, Abou-Khabar H A, Osman H A. Some anesthetic agents and the adrenal medullary response: An experimental histological study. Tanta medical Journal; July 1986.

Abd El-Azeem M, Nagwa Mashali, Abou-Khabar H A, Osman H A, Ebeid M. Histopathological findings after Pindolol injection during halothane – oxygen anesthesia in dogs: An experimental histological study. Tanta Medical Journal; October 1986.

Soheir M. Hamam, Nagwa Mashali. Changing concepts on the classification of Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Proc. 8th. Ann. Sci. Cong, Alex. Fac. med 1987; 109-29.

Mervat Hamza, Nagwa Mashali. Percutaneous fine – needle aspiration biopsy and immunohistochemical techniques in the diagnosis of hepatic malignancy. Proc. 8th. Ann, Sci. Cong. Alex. Fac. Med 1987; 131-43.

Nagwa Mashali, Nadia El Sissy, Evelyn Younan, Taissir Omar. Immunohistochemical detection of actin as a marker of myoepithelial cells in salivary gland tumours. Proc 8th. Ann. Sci. Cong. Alex. Fac. Med. 1987; 312-28.

Khalifa S, Keshk S, Kassem a, Mervat Hamza, Nagwa Mashali, Ramadan A. Chest wall tumours: Experience with 83 patients. Bulletin Alex. Fac. Med. 1987; 23(4): 883-8.

Nadia El Banna, Abdel Rahman M, Azza El Medany, Nagwa Mashali, Nematallah F and Hafez S. Effect of Nitrofurantoin on Spermatogenic Function in Dogs. Tanta medical Journal; Dec. 1987.

Raghib A, Zeitoun I, Hannaa El Gazayerly and Nagwa Mashali. Histochemical changes in the minor salivary glands in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Alexandria Dental Journal 1988; 9-23.

Nagwa Mashali, Laila Abdou and Rawia Galal. Fibrosarcoma–An immunohistochemical study of forty five cases. The first International Conference of the Egyptian Society of Tumor Markers Oncology 1988; 45-61.

El-Sallali S and Nagwa Mashali. Histochemical and electron microscopic changes in endocervical mucosa with copper medicated and non-medicated intrauterine contraceptive devices. The 15th. Annual Conference of the Egyptian Fertility Care society July 1988.

Abou-Khabar H. A, Youssef A, Aboshamaa M, Nagwa Mashali, Ebeid M. Interaction between Pindolol and Halothane anesthesia in dogs: Effects on blood sugar and serum potassium levels and liver tissue. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1988; 24(3): 707-11.

Laila Abdou, Nagwa Mashali and Nagwa Oweiss. Demonstration of alpha-1-antichymotrypsin in tumours of supposed fibroblastic-histiocytic origin using the immunoperoxidase technique. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1988; 24(5): 1105-9.

Nagwa Oweiss and Nagwa Mashali. An immunohistochemical study on the histogenesis of granular cell tumor. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1988; 24(5): 1111-15.

Nagwa Oweiss, Laila Abdou, Nagwa Mashali, Ibrahim Khadragy. Mesothelioma and pulmonary adenocarcinoma: A clinical and pathological diagnostic challenge. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1989; 25(1): 177-82.

Amara F, Assaad S, Nagwa Mashali, Malaty A, Saaran a, Abdel Kader R, Rashidy R. Detailed clinical, histopathological and immunohistochemical studies in diabetics having limited joint mobility (LJM). Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1990; 26(6): 1133-40. This work has been presented in the 24th EASD meeting, Paris; 1988 and the 12th IDF Congress, Sydney; 1989.

Khalil M, Laila Abdou, Badeeeb A, Nagwa Mashali, Azza El Sissy. Immunohistochemical study of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma presenting in the head & neck region. Bulletin Alex Fac 1991; 27(1): 141-53.

Abdel Moneim A, Hassanein M, Nagwa Mashali, Kawkab Khedr, Al Sakka E, Abou Zeina A and Badawy H. Myocardial affection in mice infected with Schistosoma -mansoni: Histopathological and immunofluorescent observations. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1991; 27(2): 431-7.

Abdel Moneim A, Hassanein M, Nagwa Mashali, Kawkab Khedr, El Sakka E, El Badawy H, Abou Zeina A. Endomyocardial biopsy in Schistosomiasis: An immunological and histopathological study. Bulletin Alex Fac. Med 1991; 27(3): 589-604. This paper has been presented in the 18th Annual meeting of the Egyptian society of cardiology, Cairo; February 1991.

Nagwa Mashali, Nagwa Oweiss, Koraitim Y. Diagnostic value of immunohistochemistry in small round cell tumours in children. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1991; 27(4): 867-76.

Nagwa Mashali, El Abany M, Mehessen A and Sweedan O. An immunohistopathological study of oral lesions of lichen planus, lupus erythematosus and pemphigus vulgaris. Alex First International Congress of Dermatology. STDS and Andrology 1991; October 17-20.

Nagwa Mashali. Pathological classification of Congenital Malformations: Lecture. Thirteenth Annual Scientific Congress of the Alexandria Students' Scientific Association, March 1991.

Nagwa Mashali. Immunohistochemistry as an aid in Tumor Diagnosis: Lecture. Summer Symposium of the Egyptian Society of laboratory Medicine, Alexandria, July 1991.

Nagwa Mashali. An immunohistochemical study of oral lesions of lichen planus, Lupus erythematosus and pemphigus vulgaris. Oral presentation. Alexandria first International Congress of Dermatology, STDS and Andrology, Alexandria, October 1991.

El Assi MH, Bessa M, Girgis RS, Mashali N, Fadali GA, Khedr MM. Electron-microscopic highlights on large bowel carcinoma. 19th International Congress of the International Academy of Pathology. 10th World Congress of academic and Environmental pathology. 1992; 25(3): 93

Nagwa Mashali, Koraitim Y, Ramadan M. Some epithelial benign tumours and their look-alike malignant counterparts: An immunohistochemical study of their basement membranes. Part 1. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1993; 29(6): 1373-83.

Nagwa Mashali and Geylan Fadali. Electron- microscopic study of the basement membrane in formaldehyde fixed paraffin embedded tissue of some benign and malignant tumours. Part 2. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1993; 209 (6): 1385-91.

Nagwa Mashali. Nucleolar organizer regions associated proteins expression in non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas. A correlation with grades of the Working Formulation. Pathology research and Practice 1993; 189(6-7): 755. Poster presentation.14th European Congress of pathology, Innsbruck, Austria. 1993.

Sabry AA, Nagwa Mashali, Mervat Hamza, Amal Rahmy. Immunohistochistochemical diagnosis of undifferentiated vesical neck tumours. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1993; 29(6): 1287-91.

Omayma El Sakka, Nagwa Mashali, Nadia Hebeishy. Diagnostic value of nucleolar organizer regions in fine needle aspiration of breast lumps. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1994; 30(1): 127-33.

Nagwa Mashali, Nagwa Oweiss, Hemmat Khalil. Cytomorphologic and immunocytochemical study of touch imprints of malignant non –Hodgkin's lymphomas. Bulletin Alex. Fac Med 1994, 30(2): 245-51

Omayma El Sakka, Azza Risk, Nagwa Oweiss, Mervat Hamza, Nagwa Mashali. The diagnostic role of transmission electron microscopy in formaldehyde fixed and paraffin embedded tissue of problematic cases of tru cut needle biopsy of retroperitoneal round cell tumours in children. Bulletin Alex Fac Med 1994; 30(4): 989-95.

Nagwa Mashali, Soad Farid, Ghanem A. Grading and classification of 50 cases of chronic gastritis based on the recently developed Sydney system. 15th annual scientific congress. University of Alexandria, July 1994; 4: 19.

Nagwa Mashali. Malignant non-Hodgkin's lymphoma presenting at extranodal sites. A clinicopathological study of 42 cases. First International Summer Symposium on Tropical Hematology; August, 1994.

Nibal Hammouda, Suzanne El Nassery, Laila Abou Samra, Wagih El Gebaly, Nagwa Mashali, Iman Dorry. Indirect immunoperoxidase technique in toxoplasmosis. First International Summer Symposium on Tropical Hematology, August; 1994.

Nibal Hammouda, Suzanne El Nassery, Laila Abou Samra, Wagih El Gebaly, Nagwa Mashali, Iman Dorry. Effect of immunosuppressive drugs on experimental toxoplasmosis. First International Summer Symposium on Tropical Hematology, August; 1994.

Amira Amer, Soad Zaki, Ahmed El Gohary, Malak Abu Khatwa, Nagwa Mashali. Determination of HLA antigens predisposing to chronic hepatitis B. The Egyptian Society of Hepatology. The 8th annual summer meeting 1994, September 14-16.

Nagwa Mashali, Samira El Gohary, Mohamed Sherif, Galila El Tawil and Momtaz El Sawy. Diagnostic value of bone marrow aspiration in selected cases of advanced malignancy.

Nagwa Mashali/.Updates in lymphoma. Lecture: Egyptian Association of Surgery, 1993 and Egyptian Medical Association 1994.

Nagwa Mashali. T-cell Lymphoma. Lecture. Journal Club of the pathology department, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, 1995

Nagwa Mashali .Diagnostic approach to small round cell tumors in children: international symposium on pediatric oncology; oral presentation. Pediatric oncology Conference. Cairo 1996

El Rifai, Hoda; Mashali, Nagwa, 1996: Structural changes in the stomach in Helicobacter pylori infection. Journal Of The Medical Research Institute. 17(4): 92-99

Newly recognized entities of malignant non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.. Eighth annual conference on laboratory medicine in the 21st century, The Egyptian Society of Laboratory Medicine 1997.

Histopathological classification of chronic viral hepatitis: 13th Annual Summer Meeting of the Egyptian Society of Hepatotology, 1999

Malignant non-Hodgkin's lymphoma presenting at extranodal sites: a histopathological and immunohistochemical study. Poster presentation at the 12th Congress of the International Academy of Pathology, Arab division, 2000

Nagwa Mashali. The role of cervico-vaginal Pap smear in the early detection of carcinoma of the cervix. Lecture, presented at the meeting of the Gynecology and Obstetric department, Faculty of Medicine Alexandria University, 2000

Nagwa Mashali .Abdominal lymphoma in children. The fifth Egyptian Congress of Surgical Oncology in Alexandria, July 2005.

Nagwa Mashali .Diagnosing malignant Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Is it a dream possible to come true or will it remains a nightmare for pathologists? The annual conference of the Egyptian Syndicate of Medicine for the year 2006 titled: Recent Advances in Laboratory Medicine. April 2006

Nagwa Mashali .Case presentation. Clinicopathological case studies in pediatric oncology conference, held in collaboration with the American team of NAAMA organization. Alexandria University, December 2006

Nagwa Mashali Smear in gynecological malignancy. Oral presentation. 3rd scientific meeting of the Egyptian Postfertility Society.16.3.2007.Alexandria.

Iman Talaat, Nagwa Mashali, Samar El Sheikh . Pathological and immunohistochemical study of gastrointestinal lymphomas with detection of chromosomal translocation t(11;18) by fluorescence in situ hybridization. J Hematopathol, 2008, 1:75.

Nagwa Mashali .Case presentation at the second annual Pathology workshop on dermatopathology, July 2010

Nagwa Mashali .One year harvest of a new Alexandria Pediatric Oncology Board. Oral presentation at the First annual conference of Alexandria Pediatric Oncology Board(Alex-POB) “Towards Integration in Pediatric Oncology“ (A Multidisciplinary Approach) October 2010

Nagwa Mashali. Pathology of Wilms' Tumor. Oral presentation at the First annual conference of Alexandria Pediatric Oncology Board(Alex-POB) “Towards Integration in Pediatric Oncology“ (A Multidisciplinary Approach) October 2010

Nagwa Mashali. Case presentation at the First annual conference of Alexandria Pediatric Oncology Board(Alex-POB) “Towards Integration in Pediatric Oncology“ ( A Multidisciplinary Approach) October 2010

Nagwa Mashali .Pathology of pediatric gastro-intestinal tumors. Oral presentation at the annual oncology meeting of Alexandria Society for cancer patient care in collaboration with the Alexandria Clinical oncology department AFM: GIT tumors update. November 2010

Mashali N, Awad AT, Trevisan G, El-Bahrawy Renal leiomyoma M. Pathologica 2011 Feb;103(1):22-4

Nagwa Mashali .Pecoma , an unusual mesenchymal tumor in a child . Oral presentation. Surigcal Oncology Conference, June 2011

Haytham Badawy, Nagwa Mashali, Dina Abdallah, Yasser Saad Eddin, Ahmed Hanno, Mohamed Youssef , Mohamed Atta and Shady Fadel Wilms tumor treatment in countries with limited resources and delayed referral >: 23rd Annual SIOP ESPU Congress –Zurich, Switzerland 2012

Nagwa Mashali .Pathology of Wilms tumor ` oral presentation. 15th annual international scientific conference of Alexandria Clinical Oncology Department. Cancer Managmenet : Options and Promising Directions . 10-12 Ocotber 2012

Mohamed S. Abd Rabbo, Hassan A. Elmaghraby ,Nagwa A. Mashali. Mohamed E. Abdel MoneimEffect of aromatase inhibitor (letrozole) with long agonist protocol on the results of ICSI/ET in females with minimal and mild endometriosis., Volume 48, Issue 4, December 2012, Volume 48 - ScienceDirect, www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/20905068/48

NOHA M. GWILI,1 MONA A. HADI,1* AMINA N. ELDIN,2 HODA M. HASSAB,3 YASSER S. ELDIN,4 SHADY H. FADEL,5 AND NAGWA A. MASHALI Lymphadenopathy in a Series of Egyptian Pediatric Patients and the Role of Pathology in the Diagnostic Workup. 6. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology 17, 344–359, 2014. DOI: 10.2350/14-03-1480-OA.1@ 2014 Society for Pediatric Pathology

Hani Nasef, Hisham Abdel-Fattah, PhD; Geylan A fadali, PhD; Nagwa Mashali, PhD Hyoid bone chondrosarcoma with cervical nodal metastasis. A case report .. Journal: Alexandria Journal of Medicine. In press

Nagwa Mashali .Role of core biopsy in diagnosis of pediatric tumors. SurgiAlex conference July 2014 ( oral presentation )

Nagwa Mashali Pediatric hepatic tumors. A pathology update. ( oral presentation )Egyptian Congress of Surgical Oncology in Alexandria, September 2014

Nagwa Mashali Extragonadal germ cell tumors. Pathology updates. Pediatric surgery conference February 2015 ( oral presentation )

Nagwa Mashali Pathologic workup of lymphadenopathy. Surgical oncology meeting October 2015 ( oral presentation )

Pattern analysis of NHL. Oral presentation. Integrated lymphoma workshop, Alexandria Faculty of Medicine. March 2016

Simplified workup for lymphadenopathy. Oral presentation. Integrated lymphoma workshop, Alexandria Faculty of Medicine. March 2016

Slide seminar and case presentations Integrated lymphoma workshop, Alexandria Faculty of Medicine. March 2016

Nabil El Halawany, Aida Nazir, Nagwa Mashali, Amani Sorour, Mayada A. Moussa. The diagnostic and prognostic impact of serum mi RNA-21 in a sample of hepatitis C/None hepatitis diffuse large B cell lymphoma Egyptian patients. American Journal of Molecular biology , 2017, 7, 49-72

Activities

Member of the committee for appraisal of the scientific production of Pathology staff members ( Supreme Council of Universities) March 2013 till 2016 , concerned with reviewing publications of staff members in pathology in Egyptian universities

Participation in research work in the field of pathology

Supervision of theses of Master and Doctor Degrees of Pathology as well as of other specialties

Participation in all conferences and seminars in the Department and the Faculty .

Principle investigator of a project titled: Molecular basis of primary immune deficiency disorders: Insights on pathophysiology may develop innovative therapeutic strategies. In collaboration with Christoph Klein, Pediatric hematology Oncology, Hannover Medical School, and Yasser Wali, Department : Child Health, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.

Scientific consultant of a project titled: A new approach to breast cancer immunotherapy. Induction of immune mediated tumor cell apoptosis and angiogenesis

Peer Reviewer of publications and awards in different Egyptian and regional Universities in the field of Pathology

Community, Faculty and University service :

Coordinator of the Pediatric Oncology Board of AFM

Participation in workshops for capacity buildings of staff members of AFM in the field of medical education.

Awards

Award of BEST TEACHER (AFM and Alexandria Syndicate 2009-2010)

Award of first place in internal medicine for medical student graduates (1976) Memberships

Fellow of Albert-Ludwig's University in Freiburg, Germany.

Member of the European Association for Hematopathology (EAHP) since 1993.

Member of the German Society of Pathology since 1993.

Member of the International Academy of Pathology (Arab division) since 1993.

Member of the Egyptian Society of Tumor Markers since 1988.

Member of the Egyptian Medical Association since 1978.

Member of the Egyptian Society of Pathology.

Alumni of DAAD ( Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst) German Academic exchange center.