Marwa Zakaria

Zagazig University

Marwa Zakaria, MD pediatrics, is an Associate Professor and senior staff member of Pediatrics/ Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at Zagazig University, Egypt. She is an active member in SIOP, EHA, HAA and ESPHO, and ISTH. Dr. Zakaria completed her post-graduate training in Pediatric Nutrition at Boston University School of Medicine, USA. She participated in many international pediatric and hematology conferences, EHA, SIOP, Pan Arab, ISTH and was a guest speaker at numerous pediatric hematology and oncology meetings. During her career, she published over 40 international research publications and acts as editor/reviewer in international and national peer-reviewed journals. As well, Dr. Zakaria is a co-investigator in 6 international Clinical trials. Finished professional training and workshops: ICH GCP, EHA-master class 2015-2018, Training from Wilkins-Barrick society of neurooncology Marrakesh, International Preceptorship Thalassemia Preceptorship Beirut, International Hemophilia Preceptorship in Saint Luc Hospital, Brussels, Belgium. She is the recipient of several international awards including the SIOP Award, and Scholarship of EHA-HOPE 2017, 2018.

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4chapters authored

Latest work with IntechOpen by Marwa Zakaria

Beta thalassemia is a common blood disorder worldwide. Thousands of infants with beta thalassemia are born each year. This book covers most of the aspects related to this disease and greatly helps in understanding this disease and its complications. Of interest are clinical studies as well as basic and translational research reports regarding pathogenesis, genetics, diagnosis as well as standard and novel therapies. This book intends to provide the reader with a comprehensive overview of today’s practices and tomorrow’s possibilities about beta thalassemia.

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