Noha graduated with an Honours Degree in Dentistry and gained a Master’s Degree in Oral Medicine from Cairo University, Egypt. She was appointed to a prestigious clinical academic training and became one of only eight Clinical Oral Microbiologists in the UK. She is a fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists and a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Glasgow, all by examination. Her PhD thesis focuses on the interrelationship between oral microbiome and host immune response in patients with Behçet’s Disease.
She was awarded the Young Investigator Award in the International Conference on Behçet’s Disease, Japan, 2012. She is a reviewer in many scientific journals and an examiner in two Royal Collages. Noha is also a member of the English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance (ESPAUR) Dental Subgroup. Her current research interests are: oral microbiome analysis and antimicrobial stewardship.