Nehad El-Sawi, PhD

Academic Title
Professor of Molecular Biology, Immunology and Microbiology.

Contact Information

Office Phone: (916) 686-686-7400 ext. xxx

-Ph.D in Microbiology. University of Dublin, Trinity College

-M.Sc in Microbiology, University of Dayton


Dr. El-Sawi is a member of the Webcast Seminar, and Site Selection Committees of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). She is also a member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Medical Science Educators and a faculty scholar at Harvard Macy Institute.

Dr. El-Sawi previously served as President of the American Society for Microbiology- Missouri Branch, member of the executive committee Central Group on Educational Affairs, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC); Program Chair for IAMSE and regional AAMC meetings. She also served on George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health National Initiative to develop national spirituality competencies for medical education.


Research Interest
Faculty Development incorporation of medicine contemporary topics into medical school curricula.

California Northstate University College of Medicine ♦ 9700 West Taron Drive ♦ Elk Grove, CA 95757 ♦ Phone: (916) 686-7300