Prof. Dr. Hala M. Ezz EL Dein Hamed is a Physical Therapy Professor since 2008. She received her BSc, MSc, and PhD degrees from the Faculty of Physical Therapy at Cairo University .Her researches focus on Cardiopulmonary Rehabitation, in particular patients with chronic respiratory disorders and the field of scientific research for elderly subjects. She is greatly experienced as a reviewer for many national and international journals in physical therapy such as the “Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation” and “Journal of Advanced Research (JARE),” by Elsevier.

For two consecutive years (2011 and 2012), Dr. Ezz EL Dein was honored for her contribution in qualifying the first two classes of Assistant Care Givers for Handicaped Children in association with Fatat AL Khaleej Charity Association held under the patronage of H.H. Princess Jawaher Bent Naif Bent Abdel Aziz of the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.

In 2012, she was awarded by Vice President of the Academic Affairs at King Faisal University (currently known as Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University) for establishing a section for females in the Physical Therapy Department in the university.

Upon her return to Cairo University in 2012, she was appointed as the Head of Cardiovascular/ Respiratory Disorder and Geriatrics Department where she collaborated with other departments to achieve accreditation from the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Education (NAQAAE). Later in 2017, the same team achieved the international accreditation of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT).

Currently, she is a member of the Physical Therapy Committee at the Supreme Council of Universities since 2016. The last post held was the Vice Dean of Community Service and Environmental Development at the Faculty of Physical Therapy, Cairo University.

Publications:
Articles Title Author(s) Journal Title Publisher Publication Year
Plasma Renin Response to Treadmill Exercise in Secondary Hypertension Kidney Disease Patients Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein European Journal of Preventive Medicine 2017
Effect of Electro-Acupuncture on Serum Level of Leptin Hormone in Diabesity Female Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein Medical Journal of Cairo University 2017
Lung Compliance and Arterial Blood Gasses Response to Diaphragm Stretch in Intubated Patients Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein World Journal of Medical Sciences (WJMS) 2016
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Versus Intermittent Pneumatic Compression on Hand Edema in Stroke Patients Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein Indian International Medical Journal Vol. 2 2012
Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Thalassemia After a Rehabilitation Program Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein Journal of Arab Child Vol. 21 2010
Physical Therapy for Cardiopulmonary Diseases and Its Surgeries, 1st Edition Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein BOOK Cairo University, Faculty of Physical Therapy 2016-2017
Efficacy of Chest Physical Therapy in Pediatric Pneumonia Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein BOOK Lambert Academic Publishing (LAP) 2016
An Introduction to Chest Physical Therapy, 2nd Edition Prof.Dr. Hala Ezz EL Dein BOOK Cairo University, Faculty of Physical Therapy 2016