Prof. Hesham Elghazaly, is a professor of clinical oncology and head of medical research center (MASRI) Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams university. He is a board member of the higher committee against cancer in Egypt and the vice chair of NCCN-MENA breast section and member, as a President of BGICS, in the general assembly of Breast International Group BIG. He is the past head of oncology departments in general organization of teaching hospitals and institutes (GOTHI).
Prof. Elghazaly is the founder and president of BGICS “”Breast –Gynecological International Cancer Society”” ww.bgics.net which is an organization established to enhance prevention strategy through awareness and early detection , medical education for all oncology related specialties, establishing patients support programs and initiating or sharing in scientific research. It represents a committee of the international & national members including all specialties concerned of cancer care dedicated to foster international multidisciplinary collaboration to highlight the updates on evidence-based practice to reach a guideline for the management of breast and gynecological cancers. The BGICC “”Breast –Gynecological International Cancer Conference www.bgicc.eg.net is one of the main activities of the society.
Prof. Elghazaly shared in establishing the ESMO guidelines of colorectal cancer published in Annals of Oncology 2012 and Breast cancer NCCN MENA guidelines in 2017.
Prof. Elghazaly was the head of of GI and Gynecological malignancy 2015-2016 and also established ICRC (International Cancer Research Center) which is the first NGO research center in the region which considered as flat organization branched from BGICS aiming at promoting translational and clinical research in the region.
Prof. Elghazaly also is an active member of many international and national societies like ASCO American society of clinical oncology www.asco.org ESMO European Society of Medical Oncology www.esmo.org. BIG Breast International Group and others.
Prof. Elghazaly also established an important educational activity for GI GU cancer the IGILUC conference (international Gastrointestial,Liver and uro-oncology conference) www.igliluc.com , and the Egyptian forum of liver disease (EFLD) www.efld.eg.net
Prof. Elghazaly is the chairman and owner of Alfa cure oncology center www.alfacurecenter.com which is the first multi-branched European accredited centers for integrated oncology management and palliative care. It is a private center highly equipped and perfectly tailored to achieve the maximum care and cure of cancer patients.