Dubai, UAE — Dec 16, 2020 — Prognica Labs, a Dubai based AI-powered health-tech startup aiming to improve clinical outcomes in the fight against breast cancer using artificial intelligence and deep learning; today announced that Dr. Menna Shaher has joined as an Advisor.

Dr. Menna has over 15 years of experience as a Breast Radiologist, 11 years of which as a Consultant Breast Imaging and Intervention Radiology.

Her areas of expertise include Breast Mammography, early detection of breast cancer, Tomosynthesis, Contrast-Enhanced mammography and Dynamic MRI breast with contrast, Breast and axilla ultrasound with Elastography, Breast interventional studies as biopsy and aspiration & Total suction of benign lesions by vacuum assist Biopsy (VAB).

Dr. Menna completed MBBS, Masters in Radio diagnosis & Intervention and Medical Doctorate in Diagnostic Radiology from Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, and Advanced Hospital Management Diploma from Canadian International Academy for advanced studies, Ottawa, Canada. She is a member of the European Society of Breast Imaging. She is also the founder and head of the Breast Unit of Al Zahra Hospital Sharjah.

“With her vast experience and passion in breast cancer space, along with the combination of strategic expertise, it will be of a tremendous resource in helping Prognica accelerate its vision in serving the society,” said Khalid Shaikh, Founder CEO at Prognica.

“I’m honored to be working with the Prognica team as they are tackling a long-term goal by working on breast cancer screening and diagnostics to make it more accurate, affordable, and accessible.” Dr. Menna said. “I believe in networking, joining forces that can make miracles, and I admire the hard work and ideas Prognica is trying to implement. Looking forward to doing more together.”