Prof. Galal Zaki Said

Founder of Assiut Childhood and Development Association

Former Professor of Orthopedics – Faculty of Medicine – Assiut University.

Professor Galal Zaki Said commenced his endeavors to provide care and assistance to children with disabilities in 1968, during the prevalence of polio in Upper Egypt. In 1991, the exigency to establish an association emerged, with the aim of monitoring children with special needs in their respective villages, and enhancing the community’s awareness regarding early detection of disabilities.


Prof. Hatem Galal Zaki Said


Professor of Orthopedics, Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University

A Board Member at Assiut Childhood and Development Association since 2008 till 2020.

He participates effectively in the physically treatment and the medical rehabilitation of the children with special needs.

A board member at International Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT).

A board member at AO Trauma.

هبه عطية

Dr. Heba Attia Yassa Abdel Malak

Vice Chairman

Assistant Professor – Faculty of Medicine, Forensic Medicine Department – Assiut University

Deputy Director of the Institute of Biological Research and Studies

Mr. Othman Ahmed Swefi


Former Director of The inclusive center for rehabilitating people with disabilities


One of the co-founders of ACDA and has a noticeable role in the stability of ACDA’s financial system.

He acts as internal auditor for the Microfinance sector.

He is a member of the audit and risk committee of the Microfinance unit.

د عبد التواب

Prof. Abd-ElTawab Abd-Allah Abd-ElTawab

Board Secretary

Emeritus Professor – Faculty of Education – Assiut University

دكتور علي مهران

Prof. Ali Muhammad Abd Al-Rahman Mahran

Board Member

Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University


Member of the Senate


Representative of the Senate’s Health and Population Committee

د عمرو ابراهيم ابو العيون

Mr. Amr Ibrahim Abu El-Oyoun

Board Member

General Manager of Egyptian Gulf Bank, Assiut Branch 

Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce in Assiut

Mr. Hassan Sabry

Board Member

Former General Manager of the National Bank, Assiut branch

He is a member of the Audit and Risk Committee

د عمر محمود شعبان

Prof. Omar Mahmoud Shaaban​

Board Member

Professor of Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University

Dr. Nariman El-Sayed Mohamed

Board Member

Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology , Faculty of Medicine, ِِAssiut University

Fellow, University of Hamburg, Germany(2007-2009).

Fellow, University of Pennsylvania,USA(2014-2015).

Providing free medical service for needy orthopedic patients.

Providing medical shoes for the needy children with deformities of the feet in cooperation with local and international NGOs and donors.