Magdy Abdelhamid is a Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine, Kasr El Ainy , Cairo University, Egypt. He is a consultant cardiologist with more than 30 years of clinical experience and has a particular interest in heart failure and coronary intervention. He had a Postdoctoral Clinical Fellowship at the Heart Failure & Cardiac Transplantation center, The Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School,1999. Professor Abdelhamid is the Past President of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology (2018-2020) and Chairman of their working group on heart failure as well as a Board member of the Society.
He is a Board Member of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC (2020-2022), Co-Chair of the Acute Heart Failure Scientific Committee of HFA, ESC (2020- 2022) & Co-Chair of the Valvular Heart Disease Scientific Committee of HFA, ESC (2020- 2022). Professor Abdelhamid is a member of the Committee of Practice Guidelines, ESC (2020-2022).