Prof. Emad Korraa
ESSB Board Member
Dr. KORRAA was born in Kuwait in 1963 to Egyptian parents. He had to choose between living in Kuwait to study engineering and returning back to Cairo to study medicine. Obviously, he preferred the latter.
Dr. KORRAA graduated at Ain Shams University, Cairo, EGYPT in 1986, with honors. After completing his Master degree in 1991, he decided to work his MD thesis in Hopital Henri Mondor, Universite Paris XII in Paris where he spent there approximately 2 years.
Back in Cairo, he continued his career in Ain Shams University as assistant lecturer, lecturer and eventually, as assistant professor.
In addition to his experience in Chest medicine, Dr. KORRAA has got experience in cancer institutes and research units. He attended many national and international courses in Bronchology, his main interest.
Dr KORRAA is a moderator of Bronchoscopy workshops all over Egypt and he established many Bronchoscopy suits around Cairo.
Dr KORRAA is a member in the Egyptian Thoracic Society, the Respiratory Care Club and the Egyptian Scientific Society of Bronchology; all in Cairo. He is also a member in the American Chest colleagues.