Sherif Gohar

Postdoktor - NORMENT part UiO
Bilde av Sherif Gohar
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Besøksadresse Oslo Universitetssykehus HF - Ullevål Avdeling for psykoseforskning Bygg 49 0424 OSLO
Postadresse OUS, Postboks 4956 Nydalen 0424 OSLO


  • Clinical and neurobiological predictors of suicide and self-injurious behavior in psychotic disorders
  • Social cognition in schizophrenia and bipolar disorders
  • Psychosis and substance use comorbidities  


  • 2013: PhD in Psychiatry, Cairo University, Egypt
  • 2010: MSc in Psychiatry and Neurology, Cairo University, Egypt
  • 2002: MBBCh, (medical doctor’s degree), Cairo University, Egypt


  • 2017 -   Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Oslo
  • 2013 -   Lecturer of Psychiatry, Cairo University
  • 2010 - 2013: Assistant Lecturer of Psychiatry, Cairo University
  • 2004 - 2007:  Resident Dept. of Psychiatry, Cairo University Hospitals


  • 2017 - 2019: Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Oslo, Norway
  • 2015: Best PhD Award for the year 2012 – 2013, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University
  • 2014: Okasha’s Award in recognition of distinguished scientific contribution in psychiatry, Egypt 


  • 2015: Fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry (part of NIH – Fogarty grant), Integrated substance abuse programs (ISAP), University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) 
  • 2012: Research training (part of PhD joint supervision) in Social cognition, Green Lab, UCLA/VA Greater Los Angeles      



  • Gohar, S. M., Dieset, I., Steen, N. E., Morch, R. H., Iversen, T. S., Steen, V. M., Andreassen, O. A., & Melle, I. (2018). Association between serum lipid levels, osteoprotegerin and depressive symptomatology in psychotic disorders. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. doi:10.1007/s00406-018-0897-z
  • Khalil, M. A., Saleh, A. A., Gohar, S. M., Khalil, D. H., & Said, M. (2017). Optical coherence tomography findings in patients with bipolar disorder. J Affect Disord, 218, 115-122.
  • Khalil, M. A., Saleh, A. A., El-Fayoumy, N. M., & Gohar, S. M. (2017). Social and nonsocial cognitive functions in patients with schizophrenia: A comparative neuropsychological and neurophysiological study. European Psychiatry, 41, S817-S817. doi:10.1016/j.eurpsy.2017.01.1589
  • Fakhry, H., Gohar, S. M., Khalil, M. A., Gomaa, M. A., Abdel, M. R., & Salem, A. (2016). Emotional empathy and cognitive styles in psychodynamic group therapy: UAE experience. Egyptian Journal of Psychiatry, 37(3), 132.
  • Dessoki, H. H., Fakhry, H., Khalil, M. A., Gomaa, M. A., Gohar, S. M., Meebid, M., & Elkhair, T. A. (2014). Psychiatric profile of physically ill pediatric patients. Egyptian Journal of Psychiatry, 35(3), 143.
  • Gohar, S. M., Hamdi, E., Lamis, A., Horan, W. P., & Green, M. F. (2013). Adapting and evaluating a social cognitive remediation program for schizophrenia in Arabic. Schizophrenia research, 148(1), 12-17.
Publisert 20. feb. 2017 10:38 - Sist endret 4. mai 2018 11:20