Dr. Amira Zaky studied Biochemistry at Alexandria University, Egypt and graduated in 1999. She then joined the research group of Prof. Ahmad Bassiouny at the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science-Alexandria University. She received her master degree in 2003. She Received her PhD degree in 2007 at the same institution, through sandwich program between Alexandria University and University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in USA. In 2014 she promoted to assistant professor in the same department, then to full professor in 2020. Dr. Amira published 18 articles in SCI (E) journals. She was elected as African regional committee member in the international Brain Research Organization (IBRO-ARC) since 2016.