MSci Human Embryology and Developmental Biology
The University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.
Fall 2013 – Summer 2017
Graduated with an Upper Second classification and with Honors.
Relevant courses: Advanced Cells, Membranes and Molecules (Stem Cells and Regeneration); Evolution and Development; Developmental Neuroscience; Human Embryonic Development; Patterning the Embryo; Frontiers of Molecular Medical Sciences; Reproductive Biology; Development of Organ Systems; Developmental Genetics. Won prize for best looking gel in Frontiers of Molecular Medical Sciences.
One year work placement undertaken for MSci component of degree at Axis Shield Diagnostics.
Developmental Biology Honours Project based on the effect of the Hedgehog signalling pathway and cell proliferation rates of human corneal epithelial stem cells and the effect on various genes expression patterns.
BSc Biology & BA Multimedia Journalism with a minor in Philosophy.
The American University in Cairo (AUC), Cairo, Egypt
Fall 2011-Spring 2013
Studied a variety of general biology related courses, including genetics and an introduction to developmental biology. Also covered brief introductions to the media and photography as well as different eras of philosophical thoughts and worked as a teaching assistant in the Philsoophy Department.