Amira Shaaban Ahmed, Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Al Ain Campus

+971 3 7024858

amira.ahmed@aau.ac.ae

Education

Ph.D. Pharmacy, United Kingdom, UK

M.Sc. II. Pharmacy, United Kingdom, UK

B.Sc. Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Egypt

Research Interests

Community pharmacy patient counseling, medication review and pharmaceutical care, drug utilization, pharmaceutical needs assessment, adverse drug reaction reporting and public health.

Selected Publications

Amira Said, Nadia Hussain, and Lamiaa AbdelAty (2020), Physicians’ and Pharmacists’ Perception and Practice of Hospital Pharmacist’ Professional Role in Egypt, International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, Wiley. DOI: 10.1111/ijpp.12638

 

Nadia Hussain, Amira Said, Mirza Baig (2020), Levels of Vitamin D and Vitamin D pathway gene polymorphisms in adults: results based on rural agriculture workers in punjab province of Pakistan, Progress in Nutrition, Mattioli Health, Vol 22 No 2 (2020), DOI: 10.23751/pn.v22i2.8180, https://mattioli1885journals.com/index.php/progressinnutrition/article/view/8180

 

Amira Said, Salah Abu Ruz, Chrystyn.Bioavailability of Beclometasone from two HFA-BDP formulations with a spacer. Respiratory care journal. October 2019;  64 issue (10) 1222-1230, DOI: 10.4187/respcare.06689. https://doi.org/10.4187/respcare.06689

 

Nadia Hussain, Amira Said, and Zeinab Khan, Z. (2020). Influence of Health Literacy on Medication Adherence Among Elderly Females with Type 2 Diabetes in Pakistan. International Quarterly of Community Health Education. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/0272684X19896724

 

Abu Mellal A, Nadia Hussain,and  Amira Said (2019), The Clinical Significance of Statins - Macrolides Interaction: Comprehensive Review of In vivo, Case-reports and Population Studies, Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management, Dove press, 2019:15 Pages 921—936, DOI: 10.2147/TCRM.S214938

 

Nadia Hussain,and  Amira Said  (2019), Mindfulness-Based Meditation Versus Progressive Relaxation Meditation: Impact on Chronic Pain in Older Female Patients With Diabetic Neuropathy. Journal of Evidence-Based Integrative Medicine. Vol 24, No 1 (2019) https://doi.org/10.1177/2515690X19876599

 

Nadia Hussain, Amira Said , and Zeinab Khan Z (2018), Safety Assessment of Neoadjuvant Pertuzumab Combined with Trastuzumab in Nonmetastatic HER2-Positive Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Elderly Women of South Asia, International Journal of Breast Cancer,  2018: 2018; 2018:1-7

 

Amira Said, Nadia Hussain, Al Haddad AHI, Javid F. Effects of Alogliptin on hypertensive chronic kidney disease with Type 2 diabetes mellitus. AMJ 2018;11(2):113–123, DOI: 10.21767/AMJ.2018.3319.

 

 

Amina Mahdy, Nadia Hussain, Doaa Al Khalidi, Amira Said. Knowledge, attitude, and practice analysis of corticosteroid use among patients: A study based in the United Arab Emirates, National Journal of Physiology, Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 2017; 7(6): 562-568, doi, 10.5455/njppp.2017.7.123440902201

 

Amira Said, Nadia Hussain. Adverse Drug Reactions reporting practices among United Arab Emirates pharmacists and prescribers. Hospital Pharmacy. 2017 May;52(5):361-366. doi: 10.1177/0018578717715364. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching Courses

Molecular Biology and Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacy Practice management, Toxicology and First Care, Patient Assessment