As part of our Member Appreciation Month, this series of Ampersand posts will introduce you to our members, individuals who work to advance ethical research on a daily basis. Please read on to learn more about their professional experiences, how membership helps connect them to a larger community, and what goes on behind-the-scenes in their lives!
Today we’d like to introduce you to Mohamed Abdel-Fattah, IRB administrator at the U.S. Naval Medical Research Unit No. 3 in Cairo, Egypt.
When and why did you join the field?
I wanted to change from what I was doing.
What is your favorite part of your job?
My favorite part is writing the IRB meeting minutes.
What are three websites you visit on a daily basis?