Yasser Osman works as a Professor of urology at the Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt. Working as a Staff Member at the urology department, he has been taking part in the clinical as well as academic activities of the institute for the last 15 years with special interest in the fields of renal transplantation and urooncology. He started his clinical career by joining the center as a resident in urology in 1994. After finishing his M.S. degree in urology in 1998, he worked as an Assistant Lecturer of urology. In 2003, he presented his thesis in the field of renal transplantation and became a Lecturer. In this period, Osman visited Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in USA as an International Scholar. He was also invited as a Renal Transplant Consultant Surgeon at major hospitals in the Arab Gulf area. Osman participated in 52 local and international meetings presenting more than 60 abstracts covering different fields of urology. He contributed to the publication of 43 scientific papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals over the last 10 years, and he shared in the authorship of 2 book chapters. Moreover, Osman serves as an International Reviewer in 7 different international scientific journals in the fields of urology and renal transplantation, and he was invited as a guest speaker at several meetings in Europe and Asia. Osman also participated and directed 15 workshops inside and outside the country by lecturing, performing live surgery, and guiding animal laboratory surgeries. Finally, Osman serves as a Member of the Egyptian, American, and European Urological Associations, and he was honored by receiving 8 different national and international prizes crowned by the state prize in the field of surgery twice in 2003 and 2009.
Biography Updated on 8 December 2013