Ahmed Fikry Attaallah, M.D.
Board Certification: Anesthesiology
Medical School: Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Special Clinical/Research Interests:Neuroanesthesia | Pediatric anesthesia
Is there a particular population of students (e.g., ethnicity, spiritual, sexual orientation) that you would particularly like to advise?
What does a typical day in the life of a Muslim include?
5 daily prayers
Halal (Kosher) food
What is the biggest challenge of being a Muslim?
Being able to perform prayers on-time while in class or during work
Finding a source of kosher food
How do you foresee Anesthesiology changing over the next 20 years?
More technology, new safer medications, electronic records
What advice would you give a student who is considering an Anesthesiology residency?
Join anesthesia interest group as a student
Check the simulation lab as an introduction to real-life anesthesia