epidemiology department is one of the oldest HIPH departments, founded in 1956.
founding head of the department and the first dean of HIPH:
Prof. Dr Ahmed
Other heads of the department included: Prof. Gerguis Abdelmaseeh, Prof.
Mohamed Abdel-Monem El-Zawahry and Prof. Mohamed Helmy Wahdan.
Graduates of this department hold key roles in:
preventive medicine and public health in ministries of health and population,
health insurance organizations, armed forces as well as national, regional and
international health agencies in Egypt, the Eastern Mediterranean Region and
internationally. ranean Region and internationally.