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January, 2023

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From the Heart Live stream event

17 January, 2023

From the Heart: A Pioneer in Science and Philanthropy
A Conversation with Sir Magdi Yacoub

Tuesday, January 17, 2023
6:30 pm…

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December, 2022


Honorary Chancellor of British University in Egypt

05 December, 2022


Renowned cardiologist Prof Sir Magdi Yacoub has been appointed as the first honorary chancellor of the British University in…

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His Holiness Pope Francis receives Sir Magdi Yacoub

20 July, 2022


His Holiness Pope Francis receives Sir Magdi Yacoub…

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February, 2020


UAE Honors Sir Magdi Yacoub

22 February, 2020

UAE Honors Sir Magdi Yacoub and Donates 360 Million for New Cairo Heart Center


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December, 2018


Sharjah Ruler receives Magdi Yacoub

04 December, 2018

SHARJAH: His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, on Thursday received…

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June, 2016

Ron Haddock International Impact Award American Heart Association

22 June, 2016

The Ron Haddock AHA/ASA International Impact Award was presented to Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub, FRS, FRCS, FACC, OM, founder and…

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June, 2015

Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub wins prestigious Lister medal

17 June, 2015

The surgeon who performed the first heart and lung transplant in Britain, and pioneered a life-saving technique for babies with…

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January, 2014

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Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub receives the Order of Merit

05 January, 2014

Order of Merit …

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November, 2008

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21 November, 2008

Gordon brown unveils statue for Sir Magdi Yacoub


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April, 2007

Stem Cells

British team grows heart valve from stem cells

02 April, 2007

A British research team led by the world's leading heart surgeon has grown part of a human heart from stem…

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April, 2004

ISHLT Lifetime achievement award 2004

15 April, 2004

The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) recognizes renowned surgeon and transplant pioneer, Sir Magdi Habib Yacoub, for…

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February, 2000

The Lancet A Surgeon and a Scientist

05 February, 2000

Magdi Yacoub: a surgeon and a scientist

In retrospect, it seems that Sir Magdi Yacoub was destined from an early…

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