Fathalla Belal was born in Egypt in 1950 and got a B.S. degree in pharmacy from Alexandria University in 1973, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Mansoura University. He was a postdoc at the Department of Chemistry, Georgia University at Athens, USA from January 1984 to February 1985, where he conducted research in the field of flow injection analysis coupled with electrochemical detection on carbon-based electrodes. He served as a Visiting Associate Professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Bradford University, UK from July to September 1987 and at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Shizouka University Japan from May to September 1988 where he conducted resrach in the field of HPLC. He got the Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship at the University of Frankfurt, Germany from January 1989 to January 1991, where he conducted research in the field of voltammetry. Later on, he served as a Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy Wurzburg University, Germany where he conducted research in the field of capillary electrophoresis. He got the State Prize in Medical Sciences in 1995. He served as the Head of the Department of Pharmaceutical Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Mansoura, Egypt from September 1994 to October 1995, and from April 2009 to July 2010, and Vice Dean in the same Faculty from September 1996 to September 1997. He was the Manager of the Unit of Analysis of Drugs and Pharmaceutical Preparations at the same Faculty from April 2005 till present.
Biography Updated on 22 March 2011