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Middle East/North Africa (IBRO-MENA)

IBRO Regional Committees support the IBRO mission and help to plan and implement IBRO activities in their local areas. They create and support education and training programmes suited to local needs and promote neuroscience in their regions through advocacy, mentoring and community building. For more information, click on the links below:


Karem Alzoubi (Chair, 2018)
Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST)
Irbid, Jordan

Hilal A. Lashuel (2014)
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Lausanne, Switzerland

Mohamed Salama (2012)
Mansoura University/Trinity College Dublin
Mansoura, Egypt/Dublin, Ireland

Samia Ben Sassi (2018)
Mongi Ben Hamida National Institute of Neurology
Tunis, Tunisia

Firas El-Kobeisy (2018)
American University in Beirut
Beirut, Lebanon

Mohamed Essa (2018)
Sultan Qaboos University
Muscat, Oman

Mohamed Herzallah (2018)
Al-Quds University
Abu Dis

Co-opted Members:

Abdu Adem (2012) 
United Arab Emirates University
Al Ain, UAE

Hassan El-Fawal (2018)
American University in Cairo
Cairo, Egypt

Abdul Mohammed (2018)
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden

Basim Uthman (2018)
Weill Cornell Medicine
ar-Rayyan, Qatar