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Dr. Soha Mohammed Ahmed Abdelbaky (Soha Talima)

Professor of Medical Oncology, MD, PhD (Medical Oncology), MSc, MBBS

Consultant Medical Oncology

Work Experience

  • Dr Soha has more than 18 years experience in Clinical Oncology from prestigious clinical oncology department (NEMROCK), Kasr Alainy Medical School, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt where she was worked from 2004 till 2019.
  • Kasr Alainy Medical School NEMROCK center is one of the largest comprehensive cancer centers in Egypt and Middle East that deals with medical oncology and radiation therapy. It is a tertiary referral center affiliated with Cairo University. It recruits about 3,000 new cancer cases in addition to 10.000 follow up patients per year.
  • Dr Soha has worked as specialist and lecturer of clinical oncology since 2008 and as a consultant and assistant professor since 2013.
  • Dr Soha is highly experienced in the treatment of adult and pediatric cancer by chemotherapy, targeted therapy and immunotherapy. She also has experience in radiation therapy of different cancer sites and its complications.
  • Dr Soha is a member of the European Society of Clinical Oncology (ESMO) & a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

Special Interests

  • Breast Cancer
  • Gynecological tumors
  • Thoracic tumors
  • Gastrointestinal tumors
  • Hematological tumors
  • Pediatric tumors
  • Head and neck tumors

Research / Publications

  • Dr. Soha has won several awards and participated in different workshops, conferences and oral presentations including the ESMO 217, ESTRO 2019, 16th Pan Arab Cancer Congress Oral Presentation.
  • Noha Y Ibrahim, Soha Mohamed Talima, Neemat Kassem, et al: prognostic value of cytokines in breast cancer: correlation with positive hormonal status and obesity. Forum of Clinical Oncology, 12(1). 67-73.2021.
  • Noha Ibrahim, Soha Talima, Demiana Naguib. Impact of Obesity on Breast Cancer. Middle East Journal of Cancer. Received Januray 2020, Accepted May 2021.
  • Mai Gad, Amany Abou-Baker, Soha Talima, et al. Significance of PD-L1 Expression and tumor infiltrating Lymphocytes in High Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer: Egyptian Experience. Indian journal of public health research& development. Vol. 11 No. 1 (2020).
  • Amal Ahmed Mohamed, Hala M. Ghanem, Soha Talima. Dickkopf-1 and b-catenin as biomarkers for early diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma. Current cancer therapy reviews. November 2019.
  • Neemat Mohamed Aly, Wael Makar, Soha Talima, et al. circulating miR-341 and miR-125b as promising noninvasive biomarkers in Egyptian locally advanced breast cancer patients. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention. September 2019.
  • Noha Yehia, Soha Talima, Wael Sami. Clinic-epidemiological study of elderly breast cancer in a developing country. Journal of cancer treatment and research. 2019; 7(1): 23-27.
  • A,D, Tawfik, A, Ali, S. Talima. EP-1966 Deep inspiratory breath hold versus free breathing techniques in breast cancer radiotherapy. Radiotherapy and oncology 133:S1072-S1073.
  • Soha Talima, Moustafa Emad, Eglal Hassan. Patient’s satisfaction level regarding chemotherapy infusion session for breast cancer. International journal of nursing didactics. , 8: (07) July (2018).
  • Soha Talima, Hebtallah Kassem, Nemaat Kassem. Chemotherapy and targeted therapy for breast cancer with hepatitis C virus infection. Breast Cancer 2019 Mar; 26(2): 154-163.
  • Amal Ahmed, Heba Omar, Soha Talima, et al. Single nucleotide polymorphism in adiponectin gene of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Asian Pac j Cancer Prev, 20(1), 139-143
  • Mohamed AA, Aref Am, Talima S, et al. Association of serum level of vitamin D and VDR polymorphism Fok1 with the risk of survival of pancreatic cancer in Egyptian population. Indian J Cancer 2019. June; 56 (2): 130-134.
  • S. Talima, M. Daly. Male breast cancer: NEMROCK cancer experience. ESMO. 2017 May 4-6 Belgim. Abstract
  • Talima S, Khafagy H. Pathological complete response in obese patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer. Tumori Journal BGICS Abstract Book 2018. Vol 104.
  • Talima S, Al daly M, Alhogaraty E. Axillary Irradiation in breast cancer. Does meticulous contouring make a difference? Tumori Journal BGICS Abstract book 2018.
  • Mohamed G, Talima S, Li L, Wej W, Rudzki Z, ET AL. Low expression and promoter hyper methylation of the tumor suppressor SLIT2 are associated with adverse patient outcomes in diffuse large B cell lymphoma. Path.Oncol Res. Jul; 25(3):1223-1231.
  • Soha. M. Talima, Mohamoud H. Effect of chemotherapy on the nutritional status of Egyptian patients with breast cancer. Research In Oncology; December 2016
  • Hanaa A, Noha Y, Soha M. Second Line Chemotherapy in advanced non-small cell lung cancer; single institution experience
  • M.Kamaleldin, M Al Daly, S. Talima. VMAT in locally advanced lung cancer; does it add benefit? Radiotherapy and Oncology. April 2016 volume 119, supplement 1, pages s783-784.
  • Soha M. Talima, Moustafa AL Daly, Mohammed Hammam, Ahmed Bader. Children exposed to Treatment in Utero in Pregnant Patients with Breast Cancer; Experience from Two Large Egyptian Hospitals. Research In Oncology, 2018.
  • Soha Mohammed Talima. Adjuvant chemotherapy for elderly (>65 years) breast cancer patients: a retrospective study. Cancer Biology 2018; 8(3).
  • N.Y. Ibrahim, S.M. Talima, D. Y. Naguib. Obesity and prognosis in breast cancer; Annals Of Oncology. October 2019.