Heba Elzahabi is a professor in pharmaceutical medicinal chemistry. She received her B. Sc. in 1993 from Cairo University, college of pharmacy, M. Sc. Degree on studying the anticonvulsant activity of some novel diphenic acid derivatives in 1998 from Al-Azhar University, college of pharmacy. She achieved her PhD study (2003) on investigating the anti-inflammatory, analgesic activity of novel quinoxalines. She achieved researches on new anticancer agents e.g. in-vitro study against enzymes involved in cancer, researches in organometallic chemistry to testifying the effect of metal chelation on the therapeutic action, with handling a full thermal analysis of organometallic compounds.