Gamal Shaban, MD, FHRS

Dr. Gamal Shaban

Where do you currently work?

Director of Heart rhythm service Egyptian National Heart institute Cairo Egypt

How has membership in the Society been of value to you and your career?

Very honored being the 1st Egyptian living in Egypt having FHRS

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My Society is… Egyptian Society of cardiology

What was your first job?

Resident of Cardiology ... Egyptian National Heart Institute Cairo Egypt

Why did you choose the field of electrophysiology?

Its the the subspecialty of the elite.. It life saving subspecialty

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Besides being director of heart rhythm I’m  founding member of the board of the Egyptian college of critical care physicians and secretary of the Egyptian cardiac rhythm association

I’m writer and author and poet having 5 published books