PROFESSOR OF CLINICAL UROLOGY
WEILL-CORNELL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY
United States of America
Dr. Ridwan Shabsigh is Chairman of the Department of Surgery at SBH Health System, Bronx, NY, and currently holds the academic position of Professor of Urology at the Weill-Cornell School of Medicine of Cornell University. He also has a private practice in Urology and Men’s Health in Manhattan, NY.
Additionally, Dr. Ridwan is President of the International Society of Men's Health (since 2010), Vice-President of the Foundation for Men's Health (since 2011), and Co-Chairman of the International Consultation on Men's Health and Infertility (since 2013).
Dr. Ridwan's rich life experiences and diverse cultural background have given rise to an optimistic outlook at mankind, a love for people and a passion for peace in the world. Similar to his professional excellence in medicine, he developed a creative artistic talent to communicate his passions in his first novel, Operation Jiddo. This unique, soon-to-be published, literary work brings tantalizing romance, controversial politics, imagination-filled science fiction and immigrants’ anecdotes into an intriguing thriller.