Inass Shaltout is Professor of Internal Medicine and Diabetes at faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt. She has also worked as Consultant at the New Kasr Al Eini Teaching Hospital and as chairman of the Internal Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.

Professor Shaltout’s research interests include the treatment of type 2 diabetes and the management of fasting during Ramadan for people with diabetes.

She was a co-author of the 2016 and 2021 publications Diabetes and Ramadan: Practical Guidelines, published by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) in collaboration with the Diabetes and Ramadan (DAR) International Alliance.

She is currently the president of the Arabic Association of Diabetes and Metabolism and a member of the EASD. She is also a member of the Egyptian Society of Internal Medicine, the Egyptian Society of Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism, the Egyptian Society of Nephrology, the Egyptian Group of Diabetes and the Egyptian Medical Association of Studying Obesity EMASO. Her teaching experience encompasses working for five years as an honorary lecturer on the Diabetes Diploma at Cardiff University, UK. She has served as peer reviewer for many medical journals, including Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice and the International Journal of Clinical Practice.