Dina E. El-Metwally, MD
Dr. El-Metwally led the project of the new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at the Children's Hospital at University of Maryland Medical Center. The Drs. Rouben and Violet JiJi NICU is a 30 million-dollar, state of art and a cutting-edge technology; 52 single-family-room unit established on 37.6,000 sq. foot that was launched in 2015.
Dr. El-Metwally earned her MB,BCh at Faculty of Medicine, Suez Canal University (FOMSCU), and her PhD at FOMSCU. Dr. El-Metwally also pursued a parallel career in medical education; she obtained Masters in Health Professions Education from Maastricht University, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences (FHML), Netherlands; jointly with FOMSCU in 2005. Presently, she is the planner for the Program Evaluation module in the Master’s program. She worked as a health-manpower development S-T consultant for the WHO and other global organizations as the Higher Education Enhancement Projects (HEEP) funds/European Tempus, Nuffic-MUNDO-Capacity building at the Schools of Health Sciences, the Netherlands. Dr. El-Metwally was the founding Director of a Neonatal Medicine fellowship program at the King Fahad Armed Forces Hospital, Jeddah in 2008. She completed a fellowship in Medical Education at the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) Institute, ECFMG, Philadelphia, (FAIMER) in 2012.
Dr. El-Metwally’s publications: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=El%20Metwally%20D%5BAuthor%5D&cauthor=true&cauthor_uid=27581715