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May, 2019

College of Pharmacy Iftar gathering 2019

May 19, 2019

Members of the College of Pharmacy gathered in Radisson Blue, Ajman for Iftar on May 19, 2019. The food, the company and the spirit were the highlights of the occasion. There were several discussions on different issues including the difference between Baklava and Kenafa, health benefits of dates and prunes and the importance of getting...

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GMU’s College of Pharmacy joins Membership of International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)

May 19, 2019

This May, the College of Pharmacy at Gulf Medical University (GMU) joined the Academic Institution Membership of FIP. [Link] FIP is the global body representing pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences and pharmaceutical education. Through its 144 national organizations, academic institutional members and individual members, FIP represent over...

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Dr. Ahmed Al-Abd delivers an invited presentation at Mohamed Bin Rashid University

May 15, 2019

On May 15, 2019, Dr. Ahmed Al-Abd associate professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University (GMU) delivered an invited presentation at Mohamed Bin Rashid University (MBRU), Dubai Medical City, Dubai, UAE. His presentation was titled: “Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic Interaction within Solid...

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Establishing a “Center for Drug Information and Evidence-based Pharmacy” in Thumbay University Hospital, UAE

May 8, 2019

The Executive Board, Gulf Medical University Academic Health System (GMUAHS) approved the proposal by the College of Pharmacy to establish a Center for Drug Information and Evidence-based Pharmacy during its fifth meeting held on May 8, 2019. The College of Pharmacy at Gulf Medical University is now responsible for establishing and...

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Professor David Holdford addresses GMU Master in Clinical Pharmacy students on Research Methods

May 8, 2019

On February 24, 2108, Prof. David Holdford, Department of Pharmacotherapy & Outcomes Science and Director of International Programs at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), USA visited the College of Pharmacy at Gulf Medical University to plan for collaborative initiatives between both institutions. During his visit, Dr. Holdford...

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GMU Master in Clinical Pharmacy Students Receive First Hand Expert Mentoring on Pharmacy Management

May 7, 2019

Dr. Johan Hiselius, Pharmacy Director at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City Ajman (SKMCA) on continuation to his seminar titled “Pharmacy Management Today and Tomorrow” at College of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University (GMU) on April 29, 2019, lessons GMU Master in Clinical Pharmacy (MCP) students at SKMCA on May 07, 2019. Dr. Johan has been...

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Mariam and Sara, GMU PharmD students successfully complete their Cardiology rotation at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

May 6, 2019

Two of the Final year GMU PharmD students completed one month of their Cardiology rotation in Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, during April-May 2019. It was a good opportunity and rich experience for the students to gain knowledge and experiences under the supervision of Cardiology Preceptor Dr. Bassam Atallah, and get exposed to complex...

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Abir, a GMU PharmD student successfully completes her Infectious Diseases rotation at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

May 6, 2019

Abir Al-Azi, a PharmD final year student of College of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University (GMU) successfully completed her advanced pharmacy practice experience (APPE) at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD). Abir is among 5 GMU students who are undergoing one of her rotations at CCAD. Other practice site hospitals for GMU students in 2018...

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April, 2019

GMU PharmD Student Undergoes Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience at Tawam Hospital

April 30, 2019

Final year APPE student Ms. Keziah William took her elective advanced clinical rotation at the Oncology department in Tawam hospital during March and April of 2019. Her training was under the highly experienced Oncology pharmacist Dr. Lina Wahba. During her training, she gained knowledge and experience in the In-patient Oncology...

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Pharmacy Management Today and Tomorrow – A seminar by Dr. Johan Hiselius at College of Pharmacy, GMU

April 29, 2019

Dr. Johan Hiselius, Pharmacy Director at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City Ajman (SKMCA) presented a seminar on “Pharmacy Management Today and Tomorrow” at College of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University (GMU) on April 29, 2019. It was a presentation with Swedish-European-UAE perspectives. Dr. Johan has been affiliated with SKMCA since...

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