Dr. Serigne-Magueye GUEYE is Professor of Urology at University Cheikh Anta DIOP, Dakar, Senegal and Chair of Urology and Andrology, Grand Yoff General Hospital. He is Adjunct Dean for Research at School of Medicine St Christopher-Iba Mar Diop, University El Hadj Ibrahima Niasse, Dakar, Senegal. He is a former Fulbright Senior Scholar at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2002).
Dr Gueye is Director of IFRU-SF (www.ifru.org) a non-profit organization dedicated to building capacity and developing research in Urology and Reproductive health throughout Africa.
Professor Gueye is an active clinician with expertise in various aspects of urology with a focus on urologic oncology, male sexual and reproductive health and uro-genital reconstructive surgery. He is Past-President of the African Organization of Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC) and the Pan African Urological Surgeons Association (PAUSA). He is also a Fellow and council member of the West African College of Surgeons and serves on numerous advisory boards internationally. Dr Gueye co-initiated the PAUSA Initiative for Urology Training in Africa which is a collaborative project between the AUA, EAU and the SIU around a Global Philanthropic Committee. Dr Gueye and collaborators were awarded the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) 2011 Landon Award for excellence in international collaboration on cancer research. He is founder and member of the board of trustees of University Cheikh Anta Diop Foundation and sit at Africa Medical Research Foundation (AMREF) West Africa advisory board.
Dr Gueye is President of ALIAM (Alliance of African and Mediterranean French-speaking leagues against cancer (ALIAM). He is member of the Board of Directors of Union for International Cancer Control (UICC- www.uicc.org) since the 2014 biennial meeting held in Melbourne, Australia.
Dr Gueye was field surgeon in Rwanda under the United Nations banner during the genocide in 1994
For his work, Dr Gueye received national and international awards including the United Nations’ Medal for Peace in Rwanda (1994), the French Army Medal “Croix de la Valeur Militaire avec Etoile de Bronze”, France (1994), the Medal of “Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Merite” France (1996), the Medal of “Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Lion”, Senegal (1999), Medal of “Chevalier Ordre National du Tchad” Chad Republic (1999), Medal of “Officer de l’Ordre National du Lion” ,Senegal (2002).