Faculty Events

Symposium on "Diabetes from a Pharmaceutical Perspective"

Dr. Ahmed Al-Ajlouni, Vice President of Yarmouk University, sponsored the opening of the symposium "Diabetes from a Pharmaceutical Perspective" organized by the Faculty of Pharmacy on the occasion of World Diabetes Day, which aims to raise awareness about the dangers of diabetes and is celebrated annually on November 14th. The Dean of the College, Dr. Sayer Azzam said that the organization of this day came to highlight the seriousness of this disease and its rapid spread, where studies...

Lecture By Dr. Mackay from Strathclyde University

The Faculty of Pharmacy hosted Dr. Simon Mackay from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, to talk about latest research in the field of Medicinal Chemistry and how pharmacy and chemistry are intertwined in research. During this meeting, Dr. Mackay also discussed possible opportunities for future research collaboration with Yarmouk University. A number of faculty staff and pharmacy students also attended this meeting. Dr. Mackay ascertained that future collaboration is needed and it would...

Workshop on "Health Education for Diabetics"

Under the patronage of the dean Prof. Sayer Al-Azzam, the Faculty of Pharmacy held a workshop organized by Novo Nordisk, on "Health Education for Diabetics". Dima Haddadin, Head of Health Education at Novo Nordisk presented a lecture on diabetes, its causes, types and methods of treatment. The lecture focused on insulin with a demonstration for using different types of Insulin pens. She also provided scientific and practical advice on how to reduce its near and long-term complications. The...

The Role of Pharmacists in Addiction and Mental Health

Under the sponsorship of the president of Yarmouk University Dr. Zeidan Kafafi, the Faculty of Pharmacy in cooperation with the Deanship of Student Affairs organized a symposium under the title of "Role of Pharmacists in Addiction and Mental Health". The symposium included a lecture entitled "The Role of the Drug Enforcement Administration in Addiction" by Major Anas Tantawi, in which he referred to the role of pharmacist in the fight against drugs. The event included a lecture on mental...

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