Dr Hisham Abdel Aziz Helmy MAHMOUD

Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Hearing date from
08 Jul 2019
Hearing date to
17 Jul 2019
Adjourned part-heard. Previously sat 28- 29 Jan.
Location of hearing
St James’s Buildings, 79 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ (get directions)
GMC reference number
Area of practice

Pre hearing information


The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that, on one or more occasion whilst he was at work in or around September 2016, Dr Mahmoud used the website Google Translate to access websites which were blocked by the Trust, and this was in breach of employment policies.

It is further alleged that, on 8 September 2016, whilst he was at work, Dr Mahmoud viewed and edited pornographic material and used an unencrypted USB device. It is alleged that this conduct was in misuse of the Trust IT equipment and in breach of the Trust’s employment policies. It is also alleged that this conduct resulted in other Trust employees having sight of the pornographic material.


This reflects the allegation as it stands at the start of the hearing. The allegation may be amended as the hearing proceeds and when findings of fact are made by the tribunal.


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Private hearings

In accordance with Rule 41(2) of the General Medical Council (Fitness to Practise) Rules 2004, the tribunal may decide to exclude the public from the proceedings or any part of the proceedings, where they consider that the circumstances of the case outweigh the public interest in holding the hearing in public.