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January, 2019

PharmD 2014 Cohort Enters Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE)

January 7, 2019

On January 6, 2019, an orientation program was held at Thumbay Hospital Ajman for the 2014 cohort of PharmD students currently entering Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE). The Dean College of Pharmacy Prof. Sherief Khalifa addressed the students on their roles and responsibilities during APPE rotations and emphasized the...

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December, 2018

Dr. Dixon Thomas Edits a new Elsevier book on Clinical Pharmacy

December 28, 2018

Dr. Dixon Thomas, Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University is the sole editor who led the production of a new book (both print (ISBN: 9780128142769) and online (ISBN: 9780128142776) titled Clinical Pharmacy Education, Practice and Research published by Elsevier internationally. On...

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Information Sessions for PharmD Students Introducing the New Master in Pharmaceutical Sciences Program

December 28, 2018

On Thursday, December 27, 2018, faculty members from the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, met with fourth year PharmD students to discuss the proposed Master in Pharmaceutical Sciences program. Similar information sessions are scheduled with all PharmD students. Dr. Ibrahim Elsayed, Associate Dean-Academic,...

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Dr. Dixon Thomas participates in British Pharmacological Society Conference, London

December 21, 2018

British Pharmacological Society organized their flagship conference “Pharmacology 2018” on December 18-20, 2018 at Queen Elizabeth II Centre, London, UK. Dr. Dixon Thomas from College of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University (GMU) participated in the Conference by presenting a research paper. His presentation was titled, “Critical...

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Clinical Training Orientation for Master in Clinical Pharmacy Students at Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi

December 20, 2018

Master in Clinical Pharmacy (MCP) students from College of Pharmacy, GMU visited Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD) on December 18, 2018. College of pharmacy, GMU has enrolled its first cohort of MCP students in this AY 2018-19. The MCP program offered by the college is in collaboration with Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD) and...

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“Pharmacy Practice, putting it to work around the World” by Dr. William Jessee

December 14, 2018

On December 13, 2018, Dr. William Jessee from Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD), delivered a talk titled "Pharmacy Practice, putting it to work around the World".  Dr. William Jessee holds a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from Washington State University, College of Pharmacy, and in addition a Juris Doctor...

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PharmD Student Presents on Evidence-Based Pharmacotherapy of Submucous Fibrosis During Inter-professional Education Session

December 12, 2018

On December 11, 2018, final year PharmD student Fatima Ndanusa participated in the inter-professional education (IPE) case discussion along with Ms. Kavleen Kaur Kohli from College of Dentistry and Ms. Mizbah Zuber from College of Health Sciences. The audience were health science students and health professionals across various health...

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Prescribing Skills Assessment for PharmD Students: A Seminar by the British Pharmacological Society

December 6, 2018

By invitation from Gulf Medical University (GMU), The British Pharmacological Society delivered a presentation workshop on “Prescribing Skills Assessment” on December 5, 2018. Dr.David James, Executive Director, Strategic Innovation, British Pharmacological Society, demonstrated the ‘Prescribing skills assessment platform’...

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Career Advising Session for PharmD Students: Smart Pharmacy Initiative & The Future of Pharmacy Automations

December 5, 2018

Representatives from Gulf Drug LLC delivered a seminar on the ‘Smart Pharmacy’ initiative for GMU PharmD students on December 4, 2018. The initiative is part of the Hamdan Bin Mohammad Programme for Smart Government Award that was launched in 2013. Mr. Georges Siklawi, the application specialist of pharmacy automation unit, gave a...

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November, 2018

PharmD Students Participate in Environmental Public Speaking Competition

November 29, 2018

On November 28, 2018, GMU Students participated in the 18th Annual Inter College Environmental Public Speaking Competition, hosted in Dubai Knowledge Park by the Emirates Environmental Group.  Of the Nine GMU students who competed, three were from the College of Pharmacy: Fatiha Hammed, Abdul Jalal Salisu and Yasser Zakari Ali. The...

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