Al-Hendy Lab2018-11-28T08:21:28+00:00

Al-Hendy Laboratory

Dr. Al-Hendy received his medical degree from Zagazig University, Benha, Egypt.  He completed his PhD in Molecular Medicine from University of Turku, Turku, Finland; followed by post-doctoral fellowship in clinical molecular genetics at McGill University, Montreal, Canada; followed by residency in OB/Gyn at Royal University Hospital, Sasketchwan, Canada.  Dr. Al-Hendy is board certified by the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada, and The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Al-Hendy held faculty positions at various academic institutions in the US prior to joining UIC.  He specializes in benign gynecologic disorders.  He is internationally recognized for this research and expertise on treatment of uterine fibroids.  Dr. Al-Hendy is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study risk factors for women with uterine fibroids, and non-surgical therapeutic treatment options.

Ayman Al-Hendy, M.D.

Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Director, Al-Hendy Laboratory

Education:

B.A.
M.D. Benha Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University, Benha, Egypt

Laboratory Contact Information:

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Academic Specialists
COMRB-7100
820 S. Wood Street, m/c 808
Chicago, IL 60612
P 312-355-1385
F 312-966-4238

College of Medicine Research Building

P 312-355-1385
aalhendy@uic.edu

Research Team

Abdeljabar El Andaloussi, PhD

Assistant Professor
COMRB
Email:

Qiwei Yang, PhD

Visiting Associate Professor
COMRB
Email:

Mohamed Ali, MS

Research Specialist
COMRB
Email: mali78@uic.edu

Rishi Man Chugh, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Associate
COMRB
Email: RMchugh@uic.edu

Amro Elsharoud, MD

Research Scholar
COMRB
Email: amr.elsharoud@gmail.com

Hoda Elkafas

Research Scholar
COMRB
Email: helkaf2@uic.edu

Natalia Garcia, MS

Visiting Research Scholar
COMRB
Email: natalia.garciaft@gmail.com

Hang-soo Park, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate
COMRB
Email: taos0602@gmail.com

Hajra Ashur A Takala, MD, MPH

Research Fellow
COMRB
Email: hajra.takala@gmail.com

Mara Ulin

Research Scholar
COMRB
Email: maraulin1989@hotmail.com