The Albucasis Grant 2023

ابو القاسم الزهراوي

The Hamdi Foundation is proud to announce its very first grant dedicated to breast reconstruction.

Join Prof. Hamdi’s team and take advantage of this unique opportunity to improve your knowledge and deepen your learning in the latest techniques of breast reconstruction


  • 3-month fellowship in September, October, and November 2023
  • Scholarship of up to 1000€/month
  • Travel stipend up to 500 €


  • Resident in one of the Middle-East countries
  • Proficiency in English
  • Post graduate level (maximum 2 years after qualification in plastic surgery)
  • Academic excellence

Required documents

  • CV including a personal picture
  • Letter of motivation
  • Diploma of the most recent degree
  • Recommendation letters

Application deadline is March 31, 2023.


Abū al-Qāsim Khalaf ibn al-‘Abbās al-Zahrāwī al-Ansari, popularly known as al-Zahrawi, Latinised as Abulcasis was an Arab Andalusian physician, surgeon and chemist. Considered to be the greatest surgeon of the Middle Ages, he has been referred to as the “father of modern surgery”