News

February, 2020

Dr. Semira Abdi presents in GMU College of Pharmacy Seminar Series

February 5, 2020

Dr. Semira Abdi, Assistant Professor (part-time) at the Department of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University presented her research conducted in a Malaysian health center on “predicted rate reasons for dabigatran discontinuation” in the College of Pharmacy seminar series on February 05, 2020. The presentation detailed on the...

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GMU PharmD students work with Thumbay pharmacies and Day Care Clinic to spread awareness on antimicrobial resistance

February 5, 2020

On February 5, 2020, PharmD students organized an antimicrobial awareness community outreach in Thumbay Pharmacy and Thumbay Day Care in Rolla, Sharjah. The aim of the engagement focused on the overuse and misuse of antibiotics, ways society can help in preventing the spread of antibiotic resistance, awareness on the current rates of...

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Collaborative APPE rotation of GMU students with University of St. Joseph students

February 3, 2020

On February 03, 2020 Ornesha Watson and William Wilson, Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) students from University of St. Joseph, Connecticut, USA started their Acute Care rotation at GMU affiliated hospitals in United Arab Emirates. Ornesha and William is undergoing a 5 week-long rotation with supervision of Dr. Seeba Zachariah...

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News from our Alumni – 2019 graduate

February 3, 2020

I am delighted to have been honored to complete my PharmD degree at the prestigious institution of Gulf Medical University. Soon after completing my APPE with the support of college of pharmacy, I returned to my home country, Mauritius and started my pre-registration training at Pharmacie DuCentre under the supervision of the Pharmacist...

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January, 2020

College of Pharmacy developing pharmacy practice research skills for its students

January 31, 2020

On January 31, 2020, Masters in Clinical Pharmacy students (Dr. Huda and Dr. Maryam) published a systematic review in a SCOPUS indexed journal. The topic focused on the safety and efficacy of anti-hyperlipidemic drugs (Statins) use among diabetic patients under the supervision of Dr. Syed Wasif Gillani (Associate Professor) and Dr....

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For the first time in the Middle East: College of Pharmacy students, sit for the British Pharmacological Society Prescribing Skills Assessment Mock exam

January 30, 2020

On January 30, 2020, GMU PharmD and Master in Clinical Pharmacy students, accepted the challenge to be evaluated for their prescribing skills using an international standardized prescribing test prepared by the British Pharmacological Society. This Mock exam came after several months of training and preparation. The final summative...

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GMU PharmD Students Present in Continuing Pharmacy Education Series at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

January 27, 2020

Two final year PharmD students (Raghad and Khawla) of College of Pharmacy, Gulf Medical University successfully completed their advanced pharmacy practice experience (APPE) hospital pharmacy rotation in January 2020 at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City Ajman (SKMCA). This training is as part of the MOU signed between the Gulf Medical University...

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College of Pharmacy, GMU participates in the Third Emirates Cardiac Society Heart Failure Conference

January 24, 2020

On January 24, 2020; Dr. Seeba Zachariah Clinical Lecturer and Ms. Naira Hani, Master in Clinical Pharmacy student of the College of Pharmacy, GMU, participated in the conference. The workshop on “Tips on Heart Failure Medication Titration and Monitoring” had high participation of pharmacists. All sessions were multi-professional Ms....

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Fighting resistant microbes with natural substances: An opportunity for collaborative research

January 15, 2020

On January 15, 2020 Dr. Sameh Soliman, Assistant Professor of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, University of Sharjah, contributed to College of Pharmacy, GMU Seminar series. His talk was titled: “Back to Nature: UAE Plants-Based Products as Promising Drugs against Multi-Drugs Resistant microbes. Dr. Soliman is the project leader in...

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GMU College of Pharmacy Joins Hands with Ain Shams University

January 14, 2020

On January 14, 2020, Dean Sherief Khalifa visited College of Pharmacy at Ain Shams University, in Egypt and discussed areas of collaboration to serve the interest of both institutions. Meetings included Vice President for Research & Graduate Studies, Dr. Abdelnasser Singab, Dean of the College of Pharmacy, Dr. Maha Farouk, Vice Deans of...

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