Dermatopathology Unit

The Dermatology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University has been distinguished by an outstanding experience in Dermatopathology since very long time under the guidance and supervision of Prof. Dr. Mohammad El. Darouti.  With the growing number of certified Dermatopathologists in the department, the Dermatopathology unit has been officially established as a specialized unit in December 2010.

The unit carries the following activities:

1. Diagnosis of all biopsies taken from outpatients and inpatients.

2. Interpretation of histochemical and immunohistochemical stains.

3. Diagnosis of biopsies taken in Al Houd Al Marsoud Hospital

3. Development and delivery of dermatopathology modules for MSc and MD  students which involve theoretical and practical components.

4. Dermatopathology training for residents.

5. Training of junior staff members interested in Dermatopathology.

6. Supervision of many MSc and MD theses which involve dermatopathology related studies.

7. Organization of dermatopathology courses and workshops.


Members of the unit:

Mohammad El Darouti, MD, Fellowship of Dermatopathology, New York University

Mona R.E. Abdel-Halim, MD, Diploma of Dermatopathology, ICDP-UEMS

Eman A. El-Nabarawy, MD, Diploma of Dermatopathology, ICDP-UEMS

Amira El Tawdy, MD, Diploma of Dermatopathology, ICDP-UEMS

Marwa Fawzi, MD, Diploma of Dermatopathology, ICDP-UEMS

Mostafa Abdel Latif, MD, Fellowship of Dermatopathology, Sapporo Institute of Dermatopathology, Japan

Marwa Adly, MD

Suzan Shalaby, Msc

Marwa Amer, MSc

Sara Ismail, MSc