Dr. Dalia Elshourbagy

Consultant Medical Oncologist, Internal Medicine
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Dr. Dalia Elshourbagy, Ph.D., M.B.C.H.B., MS.c., is a consultant medical oncologist in the internal medicine department at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.

With a dual background in medical oncology and radiation oncology, Dr. Elshourbagy is an expert in managing adult solid tumors. Since 2009, she has been an integral part of the Oncology Department at Dubai Health Authority, where she continues to make significant contributions to the field. Over the years, she has played a pivotal role in shaping the landscape of oncology care in the region, spearheading innovative approaches to patient management and treatment.   Dr. Elshourbagy’s expertise extends beyond clinical practice, as evidenced by her active involvement in numerous professional organizations and societies. As a member of esteemed bodies such as the Emirates Oncology Society (EOS), the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), she remains at the forefront of cutting-edge advancements in oncological research and treatment modalities.   In recognition of her exemplary contributions to the field, Dr. Elshourbagy has received several accolades, including the prestigious ESMO Women for Oncology Award in 2019. 

Doctor can help with

  • Palliative care for cancer patients
  • Clinical trial participation and enrollment
  • Symptom management and supportive care
  • Radiation therapy planning and management
  • Chemotherapy and targeted therapy administration
  • Diagnosis and treatment of various adult solid tumors
  • Genetic counseling and testing for hereditary cancer syndromes


  • Egyptian Cancer Society (ECS)
  • Emirates Oncology Society (EOS)
  • Emirates Medical Association (EMA)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • Arab Medical Association Against Cancer (AMAAC)
  • South and East Mediterranean College of Oncology (SEMCO)
  • European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO)
  • Ministry Of Health and Prevention - UAE National Cancer Screening Program

Licences and certifications

  • Certificate, Electronic Portfolio of International Credentials (EPIC℠)/ Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)

Training and work experience

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist

    Department of Health - Abu Dhabi (DOH), UAE

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist

    Dubai Health Authority (DHA), UAE

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist


  • Lecturer of Clinical Oncology


  • Assistant Lecturer of Clinical Oncology


  • Resident Clinical Oncology

    Cairo University Hospital, Egypt


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Clinical Oncology

    Tanta University Hospital, Egypt
  • Master's Degree in Clinical Oncology (M.S.c.)

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.C.h.B.)

    Tanta University Hospital, Egypt

Awards and recognitions

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Dubai Police

  • Award, ESMO Women for Oncology (W4O)

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Dubai Health Authority (DHA)


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