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Walaa Wessam Aly

Designation : Associate Professor
University/Organisation : Ain Shams University Hospitals
Qualification : MD
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Biography :  

Dr. Walaa Wessam Aly is Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Consultant of Geriatric Medicine and Director of Geriatric Medicine Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University Hospitals, Cairo, Egypt. She have many scientific researches focused on aging and pathophysiology of dementia , delirium and metabolic disturbances in critically ill elderly, the importance of health promotion in elderly, prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among Egyptian elderly and other areas of interest as nutritional problems and cardiopulmonary disorders in elderly. She is professional trainer for  many Geriatrics Training programs  directed for Geriatricians,  General practitioners with particular responsibilities for older people, Surgeons and caregivers who deal with geriatric patients.