Professor Samar Abdelazim Ahmed is a full professor in forensic medicine at Ain Shams University, Cairo and is Senior Adviser to WFME, developing the programme for the WFME World Conference to be held in Cairo in October 2022.
She is the Founding Director of the FAIMER Fellowship in Health professions Education ASU-MENA-FRI (https://menafri.faimerfri.org/) and the associate editor for Medical Education in the Frontiers. She has extensive experience in quality assurance and evaluation in medical education, including strategic planning and implementation, and the development and implementation of educational initiatives. She has worked to develop an organisational culture and a community of practice in the Middle East and North Africa. Her website is at https://www.prof-samar-ahmed.com/