Professor Dr Atef Darwish was born in Assiut, Egypt in 1961. He graduated from Assiut School of Medicine, Egypt in 1985 with an excellent grade with first class honors. He got his Master degree in 31.12.1989 with Excellent degree. Between 1992-1994, he spent completed 2 years at the Endoscopic Unit of Ulm University, Germany. Therafter, he received his Medical Doctorate in 1995 through a combined program between the University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany and the University of Assiut, Assiut, Egypt with Excellent degree. Dr Darwish authored an internationally registered undergraduate book, presented 59 presentations in national and international meetings, delivered a lot of lectures in Egypt, some Arabian countries and the USA and published 39 papers in international medical journals, and 7 papers in national journals. Dr Darwish received some congress prizes and awards due to his work in the field of reproductive medicine since 1995. In 2006, he got Assiut University Scientific Prize for his distinguished research and publications in the last 8 years. Now, he is a reviewer of Fertility Sterility Journal, Human reproduction Journal, International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Journal of Obstetric and Gynaecologic Research, International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences and many other journals. Recently, he has been selected as an associate editor of the Middle East Fertility Society Journal. His special interest has been in the area of gynaecologic laparoscopy and hysteroscopy, reproductive medicine, and assisted reproduction. In 9th of July 2009, he succeeded to get an PhD degree in the reproductive medicine and he defended his thesis entitled: Controversies in gynaecologic endoscopic surgery At the University of Utrichet, The Netherlands.
Biography Updated on 10 April 2011