Dr. Magdy Elekiaby:
Dr. Magdy Elekiaby earned his MB.Bch in Medicine and Surgery from the Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University in 1978. He then held his Masters Degree in Clinical Pathology in 1982 from the Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University. In 1991 he earned his MD in Clinical Pathology from the Faculty of Medicine, Al Azhar University.
Dr. Magdy has held many positions, nationally and internationally, throughout his rewarding career. Between 1980 and 1982, he was a registrar in Blood Transfusion & Haematology in the Maadi Military Hospital. In 1983, Dr. Magdy Elekiaby, with the help and support of the late Professor Doctor Mohamed El Shabrawishi, founded the Shabrawishy Blood Bank and Transfusion Center, one of the most renowned blood banks in Egypt, and has been the head of the blood bank since that date.
Dr. Magdy has also been a member of the National Board of Blood Transfusion, Ministry of Health & Population since 1986. Between 1998 and 2000, he was the Consultant of Transfusion Medicine in Dar Al Fouad Hospital.
Dr. Magdy has been a member of the scientific committee of the Egyptian Board for Blood Transfusion since 2006, and a member of the scientific board of American Society of Clinical Pathology Educational Courses, American University in Cairo since 2010.
Dr. Magdy has been the Chief Executive Officer of The Egyptian Company for Biological Sciences (ECBS) since 2006. He is also a board member of Viral Inactivated Plasma Products (VIPS) Company, SA Switzerland, a position he holds since 2006.