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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 Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub

Tuesday, January 17, 2023
6:30 pm (Cairo, Egypt • EET)

Founder, The Magdi Yacoub Institute and Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation; Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Imperial College London; President and Founder, Chain of Hope

Khaled Ezzelarab ’02
Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication


AUC Press is proud to announce the publication of Sir Magdi Yacoub’s biography in July 2023. A Surgeon and a Maverick follows Yacoub’s life from his formative years in Egypt to his career in Britain, where he pushed frontiers in medicine and served communities around the world, for which he was awarded the Order of Merit. Yacoub’s biography is written by veteran journalists Simon Pearson and Fiona Gorman. Sign up here to receive a notification of its release in Egypt and worldwide