Mona El-Kady

  • Educational Philosophy

    Teaching is a process of continuous education!! And Education is long-lasting nourishment to our mind and our soul.

  • Educational Background

    Ph.D. in Communication Science and Disorders - 2010

    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

    Dissertation: Interferon Alpha Signaling Pathway in the Sensory Auditory Neuroepithelial Cells.

    Doctoral Degree in Audiology - 2005

      South Valley University, Sohag, Egypt,                                                            

    Dissertation: Study of Auditory Function in Patients with Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases

    Master Degree in Audiology -1993

    Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University, Egypt                                                                        

    Thesis: Ototoxicity of Commonly Used Cytotoxic Drugs

    Medical Degree (M.D.) - 1988

    Assiut Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University, Egypt.

  • Additional Information

    Favorite Books

    • Tye-Murray, N. Foundations of Aural Rehabilitation: Children, Adults and Their Family Members.
    • Martin, F.N. Introduction to audiology
    • Katz, J. Handbook of clinical audiology.
    • Zemlin, W.R. Speech and hearing science.
  • Publications/Presentations

    Mona A. El-Kady, John D. Durant, Somia Tawfik, Abdel-Mateen Mousa, and Sarhan Abdel-Ghany. (2006). Study of Auditory Function in Patients Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. Hearing Research. 212(109-116)

    Mona M. El-Kady, Ahmed A. Al-Hussini, Mohamed Saad, and Soad S. Ali. (1993). Ototoxicity of three commonly used cytotoxic drugs. Assiut Medical Journal, 17(2).

    Mona El-Kady, Mohamed Saad, Ahmed Al-Hussini, Soad Ali, and Madiha Mohammed. (1992). Ototoxic effects of cis-dichlorodiamine platinum on

    Albino rats. Egyptian Society of Histology and Cytology. Presented in the 16th

    Scientific Conference in December 31, 1992.

    Manuscripts in preparation

    • Mona A., El-Kady, Ha-Sheng Li-Korotly, Diane, Sabo, John, D., Durrant, Catherine, V. Palmer. Immune response of HEI-OC1 cochlear cells to interferon alpha
    • Mona A., El-Kady, Ha-Sheng Li-Korotly, Diane, Sabo, John, D., Durrant, Catherine, V. Palmer. Can interferon alpha initiate an inflammatory reaction in the HEI-OC1 cochlear cell line?
    • Mona A., El-Kady, Ha-Sheng Li-Korotly, Diane, Sabo, John, D., Durrant, Catherine, V. Palmer. Apoptotic markers in HEI-OC1 cochlear cell line as a sequence for interferon alpha treatment