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Dr. Omer Abdulraheem Sarheed

Associate Professor

Academic History :
  • BSc (Pharma Sci): 2001, College of Pharmacy, University of Baghdad, Iraq.
  • PhD (Pharmaceutics): 2008, Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, UK.
Professional Careers :
  • Clinical Pharmacist, Al-Rahba Hospital, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates- September 2001 – August 2004
  • Graduate Tutor, University of Glasgow, UK- September 2005 -August 2006
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Strathclyde, UK- October 2004 – August 2006
  • Reuters Insight Expert, Reuters October 2008 till present
  • Senior Formulation/Product Development Scientist, Nemaura Pharma Ltd, Loughborough, UK- August 2007- March 2009
  • Senior Assistant Scientist, Charles River Laboratories, Edinburgh, UK- April 2009 – February 2010.
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pharmaceutics,RAK College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RAKCOPS) – February 2010-till present
Teaching Activities :
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Formulation
  • Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Research Interests :
  • Transdermal Delivery systems
  • Skin absorption and metabolism studies
  • Formulation development and analysis
  • Self-emulsifying drug delivery systems (SEDDS)
  • Liposomal systems
Publications :
  • International: 01
  • Presentations: 04
Memberships :
  • Editorial member of the International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Licensee of ministry of health, UAE
  • Member of the Iraqi syndicate of pharmacy
  • GLP qualified by Charles River Labs.