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

Amina Mahdy, Nadia Hussain, Doaa Al Khalidi, Amira S A 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. 

 

Amira Said, Nadia Hussain, Amal Hussain Ibrahim Al-Haddad, Farideh Javid" Effect of alogliptin on hypertensive chronic kidney disease patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus" Australasian Medical Journal, January 2018;11(2):113-123.doi, DOI: 10.21767/AMJ.2018.3319.

 

Nadia Hussain, Amira SA Said, Zainab Khan, " Safety Assessment of Neoadjuvant Peruzumab Combined with Trastuzumab in non-metastatic HER2 Positive Breast Cancer in Postmenopaual Elderly Women in South Asia" International Journal of Breast Cancer, 2018; 2018:1-7

 

Amira SA Said, Salah Abu Ruz, Chrystyn.Bioavailability of Beclometasone from two HFA-BDP formulations with a spacer. Respiratory care journal. 2019; doi: 10.4187/respcare.06689. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Hussain N, SA Said A, Baig M (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

 

Abu Mellal A, Hussain N, Said ASA, M A (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, https://www.dovepress.com/articles.php?article_id=47312

 

Teaching Courses

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