Gamal Sayed

Senior Honorary Lecturer and Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Biography

Dr Sayed is a Senior honorary lecturer - Medical School - Dundee University and Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology. He acquired extensive experience working in tertiary units and university hospitals in the United Kingdom, which had a strong impact on consolidating his many years of clinical experience in obstetrics and Gynecology. He was admitted as a member of the Royal College in London in 2006

His special interests are, Maternal medicine, high risk pregnancy, Advanced laparoscopy and Medical education

In addition to his extensive clinical experience his current and previous roles include:

Undergraduate lead for medical school in Obstetrics and Gynaecology pip - Dundee University

OSCE examiner and member of medical school board of examinations

Chair guidelines & Protocols Committee

Elected member Scottish Committee for the Royal College

Member of Maternity & Improvement Committee & risk management committees

Founding member Enhanced Recovery Obstetrics

Elected member UK ELG liaison committee

Honorary Secretary Northern obstetrics and Gynaecology society

External Advisor for Consultant interviews workforce directorate Scottish government

Dr Sayed is the author various textbook chapters including ‘Mastering the MRCOG’, ‘A Survival guide to obstetrics and Gynaecology’ (awarded winner of the Annual FAME Awards by the Faculty of Medical Educators), Contributor to SBA Questions for part 2 MRCOG handbook

Dr Sayed is passionate about medical education locally and nationally at an undergraduate and postgraduate level. In addition to being the lead for medical school, he is part of the Organizing Committee for the annual Senior staff conference for Scotland and Organizer MRCOG part 2 courses Scotland, Nationally part of the RCOG question-writing group. On a trust level he is PROMPT and ALSO (Advanced Life support in Obstetrics) instructor, Lead Consultant in OTEC (Obstetric Emergency Training course).

Research

Dr Sayed previously held the roles of Principal Investigator - trust level- for various multinational research trials including PROMISE PREP, FACT. Publications include A randomised controlled trial of oral versus vaginal misoprostol for medical management of early fetal demise . Currently work includes Choice of Primary Outcomes in Studies Evaluating Interventions for the Management of Ectopic Pregnancy: A Systematic Review.

Teaching

Previous and current roles of Dr Sayed include

  • Undergraduate lead for obstetrics and Gynaecology pip - Dundee University. Organization & development of programme for undergraduates in obstetrics and gynaecology ensuring integration of teaching into the future demands of clinical service
  • OSCE examiner and member of medical school board of examinations
  • PROMPT and ALSO (Advanced Life support in Obstetrics) instructor, Lead Consultant in OTEC (Obstetric Emergency Training course), Anatomy training for using Thiel Cadavers and Lectures in Obstetrics and Gynecology for Dundee medical School and Grand rounds
  • Organizer MRCOG part 2 course Scotland
  • Organizing Committee for Senior staff conference Scotland

Publications

Dr Sayed is the author various chapters Mastering the MRCOG Text book, A Survival guide to obstetrics and Gynaecology (awarded winner of the Annual FAME Awards by the Faculty of Medical Educators), question writing for MRCOG part 2 examination department/RCOG Question writing group and to SBA Questions handbook for part 2 for MRCOG.