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Dr. Rasha Aziz Attia

Professor & Chairperson

Educational Qualification :
  • PhD (Public health, Preventive and social medicine) 2005, Kasr Al Ainy Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
  • MSc (Public health, Preventive and social medicine) 2000, Kasr Al Ainy Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
  • MBChB 1994, Kasr Al Ainy Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
Professional Career
  • Professor & Chairperson - Community Medicine,  RAKCOMS, RAKMHSU, 2016- till date
  • Associate Professor - Community Medicine, RAK COMS, RAKMHSU, 2013
  • Assistant professor, Community Medicine, RAKCOMS, RAKMHSU,  2008
  • Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Professor - Public Health and Community Medicine, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University Egypt, 2005, 2012, 2016 - till date.
  • Instructor, Public Health and Community Medicine department, Cairo University Egypt,1997
  • General practitioner, Abo Elsoud PHC, Cairo, Egypt. 1996
Achievements/ Awards / Interests
Awards
  • 1st place in Poster presentation at RAK international Psychiatry congress on "Fighting stigma", 2019
  • 1st place in oral presentation at Bangladesh International Medical Student's Scientific Congress (BIMSSCON) on "Emergence of Non communicable Diseases: Prevent Now at Green Life Medical College and Hospital, Dhaka, 2015
  • Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences, first and second rank in the 5th RAKMHSU Student Scientific Conference, May 2014
Achievements
  • Organized Interactive session on "Mental health at workplace" at Courts department, government of Ras al Khaimah, 2021
  • Speaker at "World TB day-end TB" at RAK medical district, MOHAP, 2018
  • Designed & delivered "Comprehensive course in Evidence based medicine" for Arab board family medicine, MOH, UAE 2016 
  • Speaker at "UAE Teachers Educational Forum-educational strategies, communication skills" at Sharjah, Ministry of Education, 2015
  • Speaker at "Evidence based medicine and Research in PHC" RAK medical district, MOH, UAE 2014
  • Speaker at "World Food Day" at Al Shemous school, RAK, UAE 2012
Research Profile

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1102-9306  

Publications
  1. Rasha A, Salama, Talaat M. Tadross, Tsabieh Tarik, Nihal A. Wadid. Identifying Risks Associated with Workplace Health and Employee Wellness. Research in Health Science 2022, 7 (3);1:11. www.scholink.org/ojs/index.php/rhs
  2. Rasha Aziz AS, Nowar Nizar A, Mohamed Mustafa HB, Amro MA, Elsayed MF, Alabdal AM. Vaping: Is it Safer than Conventional Tobacco Smoking. Ann Med Health Sci Res.2021; 11:159-175
  3. Rasha Aziz AS, Nowar Nizar A, Mohamed Mustafa HB, Amro MA, Elsayed MF, Alabdal AM. Vaping: Is it Safer than Conventional Tobacco Smoking..Ann Med Health Sci Res.2021;11:159-175
  4. Rasha Aziz Attia Salama, Talaat Mattar Tadroos, Irha Sikandar, Ahmed Ashraf, Ayesha Khan. Attitudes of Healthcare Professionals towards Mental Illness: A Survey Study in Ras Al Khaimah.OJPSYCH2021;11 (3) :160-174.
  5. Rasha Aziz Attia Salama. Review of implementation, barriers and challenges of premarital care program in the middle east countries, International Journal of Medical Research & Health Sciences, 2020, 9(12): 69-78.  
Service to Profession
  • Member, Research and Ethical Committee, RAKMHSU, UAE
  • Member, Immunization committee, Ras Al Khaimah Medical district, UAE.
  • Member, Egyptian Community Medicine Association, Egypt, 2003
Conferences/ CME/ Workshops/ Guest Lectures/ Papers presented

More than 100 Conferences, workshops attended

Professional Courses
  • Basic life support, RAKMHSU, 2022
  • Good clinical practice, NIDA clinical trials network, march, 2022
  • Training program of " Research methods for guiding policy and evaluation with application to population and health" at the American University in Cairo, 2012