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Ahmed Ahmed

MBBCH, MSc, MD, MRCOG, PhD


Professor of Gynaecological Oncology

  • Consultant Gynaecological Oncology Surgeon
  • Director of the Ovarian Cancer Cell Laboratory at the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine

Latest Paper

The Repertoire of Serous Ovarian Cancer Non-genetic Heterogeneity Revealed by Single-Cell Sequencing of Normal Fallopian Tube Epithelial Cells  Click here to read 

Scientists closer to finding the cell of origin for ovarian cancer

Click here to watch video: "Scientists closer to finding the cell of origin for ovarian cancer"

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BIOGRAPHY

I am a Professor of Gynaecological Oncology at the Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health at the University of Oxford and a Consultant Gynaecological Oncology Surgeon at the Oxford Cancer and Haematology Centre and is a Fellow of St Hugh’s College. I lead laboratory-based translational research in Gynaecological Oncology. My main research interest is in the surgical, medical and fundamental research into ovarian cancer. I graduated from Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt and completed my PhD and Gynaecological Oncology Surgical training at the University of Cambridge. I received my postdoctoral research training at the University of Cambridge and at the University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Centre in the USA. I was appointed as a Clinical Reader in Oxford in 2010 and became a Medical Research Council Senior Clinical Research Fellow at the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine and Professor of Gynaecological Oncology in 2012. 

Screening for ovarian cancer: next gen research for next gen lives

Watch Ahmed explaining our group's work on ovarian cancer prevention to achieve better life for the next generation.

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