Advisory Board

Bushra Abdulla
Outpatient Pharmacy Supervisor
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Ajman.

Noora Hamad Obaid Al Shamsi
Head of Strategic Planning and future Department
Ajman Medical District, Ajman.

Rubina Rafiq Ejaz
Head of Training & Development Julphar
Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries
Ras Al Khaimah.

Rania El-Lababidi
Manager, Pharmacy Education and Training
Co-Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Department of Pharmacy Services, Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi.

Lana Hammad
Head of Pharmacy
Sheikh Khalifa General Hospital, Um Al Quwain.

Johan Hiselius
Pharmacy Director
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City – Ajman

Fiaz Ahmed, Infection Control Physician, Thumbay University Hospital, UAE

Sally Arif, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Midwestern University, USA

Danial Baker, J. Roberts and Marcia Fosberg Distinguished Professor, Washington State University, USA

Ayman Ahmad Chkhis, Clinical Pharmacist, Al Kuwait Hospital, Dubai, UAE

Sahar Elnajjar (Alumna of GMU MCP Program), Pharmacist, Mediclinic Parkview Hospital, UAE

Wasim S. El Nekidy, Senior Specialist Pharmacotherapy, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, UAE

Mohamed Hisham, Clinical Staff Pharmacist, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, UAE

David Holdford, Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Kiran Kumar, Specialist (Asstt. HOD), Thumbay University Hospital, UAE

Mohammad Qaddoura, CEO, Response Plus Medical, UAE

Khaled Barakat

  • Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Canada
  • PhD in biophysics, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada

Yin Chen

  • Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona, Arizona, US
  • PhD, Genetics, University of California, California, US

Mohamed Elsawy

  • Senior lecturer in pharmaceutical sciences, Leicester School of Pharmacy, De Montfront University, Leicester, UK
  • PhD, Pharmacy (medicinal chemistry), School of Pharmacy, Queen’s University of Belfast, Belfast, UK

Rania Hathout

  • Head of Pharmaceutics Department and Associate Professor of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
  • PhD, Pharmaceutics and Drug Design, University of Bath, Bath, UK

Amany Kamel

  • Vice Dean and Professor of Pharmaceutics and Industrial Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
  • PhD, Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Thanga Mariappan

  • Director, Head, Pharmaceutical Candidate Optimization (PCO), BBRC, Bristol Myers Squibb, India.
  • PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Punjab, India

Steve Shnyder

  • Senior Lecturer in Chemical Biology, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences (Faculty of Life Sciences), University of Bradford, UK
  • PhD in cancer medicine, University College London, UK

Jeanine P. Abrons
Clinical Associate Professor
Director of Student Pharmacist International Activities
Co-Director UI Mobile Clinics
University of Iowa College of Pharmacy
Iowa, USA

Baljinder Singh
General Practitioner (HOD) Accident & Emergency
Thumbay University Hospital, UAE

Basma Abdel Hamid Beiram
Clinical Pharmacist
Tawam Hospital, UAE

Bindu Baby
Assistant Chief Nursing Officer
Thumbay University Hospital, UAE

Rucha Bond
Associate Dean, Experiential Education
Associate Professor of Pharmacy
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy
Richmond, USA

Aaron Burton
Department Chair and Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice and Administration
School of Pharmacy and Physician Assistant Studies
University of Saint Joseph
Connecticut, USA

Hebah Tayyem
Pharmacist
Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Ajman, UAE

Jithesh Kadachalil
Head of Retail Pharmacies
Z’NEEM Healthcare Group, UAE

Lamia Omer Yahya
Senior Clinical Pharmacist
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City, UAE

Mahir Khalil Ibrahim Jallo
Senior Consultant  – Internal Medicine
Diabetes & Endocrinology – Center of Endocrinology
Thumbay University Hospital, UAE

Nitish Kumar Rao
Operations Manager
Patient & Customer Division
Thumbay Pharmacy, UAE