Who is Effat

Mr. Effat Abd El-Azim was born in Cairo, Egypt in 1948. He holds a B. A. from the Academy of Arts, Cairo, 1976. He works as a Cartoonist at the Akhbar El Youm Press – Egypt.

Effat Abd El-Azim participated as a Correspondent of Witty World Int. Magazine of Cartoonists – U.S.A. He is a member of Egyptian Syndicate of Journalists, Egyptian Syndicate of Plastic Art, President Federation of European Cartoonists’ Organizations (FECO) of Egypt, The Egyptian Cartoonists of Society, and The Cartoonists Club of Great Britain.

He has exhibited his work at the Goethe Institute, Cairo (1978, 87, 89, 90), Budapest (1989, 90), U.S.A. (1994) and Istanbul (1996).

Effat Abd El-Azim has won the many international prizes as: The Taejon Int. Cartoon Contest 1995, 96, 97, 98, 2000 Honorable Mention – Seoul – Korea, Cartoonists Against Crime’s 91 (C.A.C) The Grand Prize, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Consolation Prize , Bern, Switzerland 1996 and Bronze Medal, The Taejon Int. Cartoon Contest 1999, Seoul – Korea.


Dr. Yasser & Mr. Effat

Dr. Michael D. Kurtz, DDS, FASD, on his well known website on Sports Dentistry, SportsDDs.com, had considered Effat as the, “Leroy Niemann of Sports Dentistry.” He added that these cartoons were useful adjuncts to anyone who lectures in Sports Dentistry or Sports Medicine.

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