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Ibrahim worked as an Infectious diseases Pediatrician at Embaba Fever Hospital, the major infectious diseases hospital in Egypt where he was managing the Diarrheal diseases department. He started his research career after joining the U.S. Navy Medical Research Unit (NAMRU-3) in Cairo where, as a Clinical Epidemiologist, he participated in many enteric disease and diarrhea vaccine studies and co-directed the U.S. Military Tropical Medicine Course. During his twelve years at NAMRU-3, he served as a co-chair of the IRB and participated in many Outbreak Investigations through the collaboration of US NAMRU-3 and the Egyptian Ministry of Health. Ibrahim then joined Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics in Siena, Italy as a Senior Epidemiologist for five years, before he joined the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. In 2015, Ibrahim joined the faculty of the Institute for Health metrics and Evaluation, at the University of Washington to lead the diarrheal diseases team.

  • MBBCh, Cairo University (Egypt)
  • MS, University of London (UK)
  • Arabic
  • Italian
Health Topics 
  • Bioethics
  • Burden of Disease
  • Causes of Death
  • Child and Adolescent Health (incl. Pediatrics)
  • Child Mortality
  • Diarrheal Diseases
  • Disease Surveillance
  • Epidemiology
  • Hepatitis
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Infectious Diseases (other than STDs)
  • Metrics and Evaluation
  • Neglected Diseases, Tropical Medicine (incl. Parasites)
  • Research
  • Respiratory Disease

Ibrahim Khalil, R. Walker, C. Porter et al. Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) vaccines: Priority activities to enable product development, licensure, and global access. Vaccine Vol 39, Issue 31, 13 July 2021, Pages 4266-4277 2021.

Khalil IA, Troeger C, Blacker BF, et al.Morbidity and mortality due to shigella and enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli diarrhoea: the Global Burden of Disease Study 1990-2016. Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 25. pii: S1473-3099(18)30475-4. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30475-4.

Khalil IA, Troeger C, et al. Lancet Glob Health. Morbidity, mortality, and long-term consequences associated with diarrhoea from Cryptosporidium infection in children younger than 5 years: a meta-analyses study. K2018 Jul;6(7):e758-e768. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30283-3.

Eastern Mediterranean Region Collaborators, Khalil IA, et al. Child and Adolescent Health From 1990 to 2015: Findings From the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors 2015 Study. Adolescent health in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the global burden of disease 2015 study. GBD 2015 International Journal of Public Health (2018)

Khalil IA, GBD 2015 Eastern Mediterranean Region Collaborators, et al. Maternal mortality and morbidity burden in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study. International Journal of Public Health (2018)