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September, 2019

Midwestern University, Chicago students visit and work with GMU PharmD students

September 16, 2019

On September 16, 2019, four final year PharmD students from Midwestern University, Chicago, visited GMU College of Pharmacy and our academic hospitals. This is the second time students from Midwestern University visit our College. The students Lin, Rose, Katarzyna, and Jagravi participated in a student symposium with GMU College of...

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White Coat Ceremony for the PharmD class of 2024

September 12, 2019

Newly joined PharmD students of the College of Pharmacy (admitted in September 2019) began their professional journey by donning their white coats on 12 September, 2019 at the Gulf Medical University (GMU) premises. This solemn function was presided by Dr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder President, Board of trustees, GMU. Prof. Hossam...

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GMU PharmD Students Complete a Summer Research Internship at Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

September 9, 2019

The College of Pharmacy at Gulf Medical University has a partnership with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) that involves student exchange and summer research internship programs. GMU participants in the program this year were Dalia and Nourhan who are now just starting their 5th year of the PharmD program at GMU. On September 9,...

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August, 2019

Undergraduate students of Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) attend the Orientation Program

August 29, 2019

Students enrolling in the fall semester of the new academic year gathered together on August 28th-29th, 2019 to be oriented more about the GMU PharmD program.  The students, Class of 2024, were welcomed to the university by Prof. Sherief Khalifa, Dean, College of Pharmacy together with the faculty and staff members of the college with...

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GMU PharmD graduates exempt from 1 year pre-licensure training in Nigeria

August 14, 2019

The GMU PharmD graduates appear in this photo were attending a pharmacist licensing ceremony in Abuja, Nigeria (Left to Right): Fatima Ambaya Bintu Bukar Goni Zainab Abubakar Zainab Abdulaziz Kaita Fatima Bukar Ngorgi Afandi Shehu Lauratu Zubairu Gulf Medical University PharmD program has been receiving many students from Nigeria over...

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July, 2019

GMU College of Pharmacy concludes a clinical training program for Ajman University Master’s in Clinical Pharmacy students

July 24, 2019

Based on an MoU between Gulf Medical University (GMU) and Ajman University (AU) a group of high caliber Master’s students concluded their clinical pharmacy training at Thumbay Hospital Ajman under the supervision of GMU College of Pharmacy. A team of GMU faculty and clinical pharmacy preceptors provided a structured clinical...

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A motivational workshop on Time Management by GMU PharmD preceptor

July 16, 2019

On July 16, 2019, Dr. Jumana Al-Salloum, Clinical Preceptor at college of pharmacy, GMU delivered a motivational workshop style presentation to other preceptors and faculty of college of pharmacy, titled “Time Management: Tips and methods to improve the quality of time spent”. The presentation focused on tips and methods that help...

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Student focus group for Quality Improvement of Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience in GMU PharmD

July 16, 2019

The College of Pharmacy at Gulf Medical University (GMU) takes serious measures towards quality improvement of pharmacy education. One of such measures is the Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) studentfocus group. The focus group consisted of a representative group of graduating students who were gathered in the presence...

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GMU College of pharmacy conducts exit exam for outgoing ‘Ready to Practice’ students

July 13, 2019

On 13th of July 2019, the GMU College of Pharmacy conducted an Exit Exam for the PharmD Class of 2019. The exam aimed at evaluating the competencies expected by the students during the PharmD program and thus ensuring all program learning outcomes have been achieved. The Exit Exam had two components; multiple choice questions (total...

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PharmD program in GMU receives Certification from Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

July 6, 2019

College of Pharmacy, GMU receives ACPE Certification for its Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program making it the first internationally certified entry-to-practice PharmD program in UAE. The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) Board of Directors reviewed the PharmD degree program of GMU College of Pharmacy, for purposes of...

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