Prof. Nahed Attia received her Bachelor degree in dental surgery with
honors in 1974 from Alexandria University, Egypt. She pursued her Diploma
degree in the field of Oral medicine, Periodontology, Diagnosis and Radiology
in 1977 from the same university. Then she completed her studies in Oral
medicine, Periodontology, Diagnosis and Radiology and obtained her PhD in 1981 also
from Alexandria University. She is a full time Professor of Oral Medicine and
Periodontology in Beirut Arab University. Dr Attia is the coordinator of the Medical
Ethics committee Faculty of Dentistry at Beirut Arab University. She is also a member of the Quality assurance
Committee from 2009 till present. She is
chairperson of Biological and diagnostic Sciences Department and director of
the division of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry at Beirut Arab University.
Throughout the working experience and teaching as instructor in Oral Medicine, Periodontology, Oral Diagnosis and Radiology Dept. (1975-1978), assistant lecturer (1978- 1982), Assistant Professor (1982- 1987), Associate Professor (1987-1992), Professor (1992- 2008) at Alexandria University. She worked as a visiting Professor at Beirut Arab university (1998-2001), Gar Unis University, Libya (1999, 2000, 2002), and in Al Margab University, and Al Fateh University Libya (2006, 2007). Professor Attia worked as a full time professor (2008- present) at Beirut Arab University. Many topics and aspects of the main speciality of Oral medicine, periodontology, oral diagnosis and radiology has been taught, oral ulcerations, bleeding and hematological disorders, infectious diseases, advanced Periodontal surgical procedures, dental implantology and grafting techniques, Digital radiography and medical emergencies in dental office, are some examples of the fields and aspects that are given to undergraduate and postgraduate students within the speciality of Oral Medicine periodontology, oral diagnosis and radiology.