Mohamed Saad Zaghloul , MD

    Head of Radiation Oncology Department

Head of Radiation Oncology Department

Radiation Oncology Consultant, National Cancer Institute, Cairo University.


  • MD. Radiation Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • MSc. Radiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine Cairo University.
  • BSc. Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.

Working Experience:

  • Served as Menia Oncology Center Director & Head of Oncology Department.
  • Served as Fellow & Research Associate at Stanford School of Medicine, CA, USA.
  • Served as Professor in Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Institute.

Selected Publications:

  • Zaghloul MS, Eldebawy E, Ahmed S, Mousa AG, Amin A, Refaat A, Zaky I, Elkhateeb N, Sabry M. Hypofractionated conformal radiotherapy for pediatric diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) : A randomized controlled trial. Radiother Oncol 2014. 111(1):35-40
  • Zaghloul MS. Pediatric Neuro-oncology in low-/middle income countries (Chapter 20) in Neuro-oncology- Newer developments edited by Amit Agrawal, Intech publisher pp:447-475
  • Zaghloul MS and Bishr MK. Radiation Oncology in Egypt: A Model for Africa. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018; 100 (3): 539-544.
  • Zaghloul MS, Akoush H, Ahmed S, Tolba M, Rifaat A, Youssef A, El Khateeb N, Abdel Aziz A. Hypofractionated Radiation for Pediatric Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG): Younger Children Have Better Survival ( Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018;101, 4: 1008-1009
  • Bishr MK, Zaghloul MS. Radiotherapy Availability in Africa and Latin America: Two models of Low/ middle income countries. ( Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Jul 10. pii: S0360-3016(18)31047-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.06.046.
  • Mousa AG, Bishr MK, Mila-Hussain L, Zaghloul MS. Is economic status the main determinant of radiation therapy availability? The Arab world as an example of developing countries. ( Radiother Oncol. 2019 Jul 16;140:182-189. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2019.06.026.