Dr. Alaa Abd-Elsayed graduated from Assiut medical school in Egypt in 2000, and joined the faculty at the Department of Public Health and biostatistics immediately after graduation, got my master degree in 2006. He then moved to USA in 2008 to do a clinical research fellowship at the Anesthesiology Department at the Cleveland Clinic. He then joined the Anesthesiology Department at the University of Cincinnati where he had his anesthesiology training and still work for the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Cincinnati in Ohio. During his career he earned several grants, published more than 50 peer reviewed manuscripts and case reports, several editorials and book chapters. He also had more than 60 international and national presentations at conferences, earned more than 15 awards at the state and national levels. He served as a reviewer for more than 15 journals.