Ahmed is a clinical pharmacist and an R&D formulation specialist. As well, he is SGAC’s regional coordinator for the Middle East and the founder and the president of the Aerospace Medicine Student and Resident Organization (AMSRO) regional chapter in Alexandria, Egypt, and currently, he is doing his master’s degree in biotechnology. In 2019, he received the African Space Leaders Award in recognition of his contributions to the space industry in Africa.
Ahmed is extremely interested in genetics, neuroscience, space neuroscience, and space sciences. It’s been his hope, since his childhood, to be one of the key players who will make Humans a multi-planetary species someday and make deep space exploration a reality.
Ahmed is an active member of the Society for Neuroscience, the Egyptian Pharmacist Syndicate, Alexandria Syndicate of Pharmacists, The Planetary Society, Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA), Space Medicine Association (SMA), Aerospace Medicine Student and Resident Organization (AMSRO), AMSRO International Outreach Committee, our organization Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC), and the Royal Aeronautical Society. Besides, he is a part of a movement to establish the Arabic Aerospace Medicine Association and the African Aerospace Medicine Association.