School of Health & Environmental Studies
Dr. Moetaz El Sergany
academic title and school
Academic title
Associate Professor | Program Chair
School Affiliation
Contact Info

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Environmental Management
Environmental Health
Waste management
Waste treatment
Design and operation of Waste management facilities
Environmental Impact Analysis


Doctor of Public Health Sciences, Environmental Chemistry, High Institute of Public Health, Alexandria University
Master of Public Health Sciences, Environmental Chemistry, High Institute of Public Health, Alexandria University
B.Sc. Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University

Professional experience

Dr. Moetaz ElSergany is an Associate Professor at the School of Health and Environmental Studies at HBMSU. He has over 20 years of technical and teaching experience in the Field of environmental studies. He taught and developed many environmental health courses (water and wastewater analysis, environmental legislation, water sanitation, integrated solid waste management, environmental aspects of pesticides, environmental impact assessment, industrial waste management, and hazardous waste management). Dr. ElSergany participated in many environmental studies in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates. He worked in a number of Middle East Universities. He worked as program coordinator and participated in establishing the new Environmental Health Program in Dammam University, Saudi Arabia. He was appointed as Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Department, University of Sharjah, and UAE. He has participated in installation, calibration and training in many environmental health laboratories in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and UAE. Dr. ElSergany supervised many Master and PhD theses.

Recent publications

  • El-Sergany, M.M. and El-Sharkawy, M.F., 2011. Heavy metal contamination of airborne dust in the environment of two main cities in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. Journal of King Abdulaziz University, 22(1), p.135.
  • Moetaz, E.L. and Shanableh, A., Phosphorus Removal using Al-modified Bentonite Clay–Effect of Particle Size.
  • Shanableh, A.M. and Elsergany, M.M., 2013. Removal of phosphate from water using six Al-, Fe-, and Al-Fe-modified bentonite adsorbents. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 48(2), pp.223-231.
  • Zaghloul, A.A., Elsergany, M., El-Enein, N.A., Alsuwaidi, H. and Ayoub, M., 2014. Over-the-counter medication patterns in households in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Risk management and healthcare policy, 7, p.19.
  • Ahsan, A., Alamgir, M., El-Sergany, M.M., Shams, S., Rowshon, M.K. and Daud, N.N., 2014. Assessment of municipal solid waste management system in a developing country. Chinese Journal of Engineering, 2014.
  • Awofeso, N., El Sergani, M. and Moussa, M., Artificial Water Fluoridation: Ethical and Disease Prevention Implications. Transformation for Better Healthcare and Environment, p.22.
  • Elsergany, M., 2014. A case study for upgrading existing carousel process to achieve low effluent phosphorus discharges. International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, 14(1), pp.1-13.
  • Elsergany, M.O.E.T.A.Z., Ahsan, A.M.I.M.U.L. and Aziz, M.M.A., 2015. Optimizing the performance of a paper mill effluent treatment. Sains Malaysiana, 44(1), pp.101-106.
  • Awofeso, N., Hamidi, S., Moussa, M. and El Sergani, M.(2015), Preventing Insurance Fraud in Dubai–A Risk Management Approach. Innovation Arabia 8, HBMSU
  • Elsergany, M., Moussa, M., Ahsan, A., Khalfan, A. and Eissa, A., 2015. Exploratory Study of Bacterial Contamination of Different Surfaces in Four Shopping Malls in Sharjah, UAE. J. Environ. Occup. Sci, 4(2), pp.101-105.
  • Maniruzzaman, A.M., Hamadb, A.W., Malekac, A.M. and Elserganyd, M., Rheological Properties of Cellulose Oil Palm Fiber (COPF) Modified 80-100 Asphalt Binder.
  • Hainin, M.R., Aziz, M.M.A., Ali, Z., Jaya, R.P., El-Sergany, M.M. and Yaacob, H., 2015. Steel slag as a road construction material. JurnalTeknologi, 73(4), pp.33-38.
  • Khaleel, M.R., Ahsan, A., Imteaz, M., El-Sergany, M.M., Daud, N.N., Mohamed, T.A. and Ibrahim, B.A., 2015. Performance of GACC and GACP to treat institutional wastewater: a sustainable technique. Membrane Water Treatment, 6(4), pp.339-349.
  • Tadda, M.A., Ahsan, A., Shitu, A., ElSergany, M., Arunkumar, T., Jose, B., Razzaque, M.A. and Daud, N.N.N., 2016. A review on activated carbon: process, application and prospects. Journal of Advanced Civil Engineering Practice and Research, 2(1), pp.7-13.
  • Bala, A.K., Bari, Q.H., Ahsan, A., ElSergany, M.M., Sathyamurthy, R., Bek, M.A., Rowshon, M.K., Mallick, J. and Daud, N.N.N., 2016. Chemical Characteristics of Native Soil in Shrimp Gher and Agricultural Land in Khulna, Bangladesh. Engineering Journal (Eng. J.), 20(2), pp.1-15.
  • Shanableh, A., Enshasi, G. and Elsergany, M., 2016. Phosphorous adsorption using Al3+/Fe3+-modified bentonite adsorbents—effect of Al3+ and Fe3+ combinations. Desalination and Water Treatment, 57(33), pp.15628-15634.
  • Zaghloul, A.A. and Elsergany, M., 2018. Prevalence and Risk Factors of Cigarette Consumption among the University of Sharjah Students. Global Journal of Health Science, 10(3), p.13.