A delegation from the Faculty composed of fourteen students from the junior research team (JRT) under the supervision of Dr. Karim Raafat actively participated in the International LAAS 22 Conference 2016 that took place USEK (), from Thursday 14/04/2016 till Friday 15/042016.

In this event students had the opportunity to present the research work and develop their scientific research skills under the supervision of Dr. Karim Raafat. Members of the JRT presented a model by their excellent behavior and commitment during the period of the conference. Faculty of Pharmacy at Beirut Arab University always encourages and supports outstanding students by all means.


Dr. Karim Raafat, oral presentation ,entitled:
"Phytotherapeutic activities of Moringa oleifera L. seeds on painful diabetic neuropathy in an animal model"


M.Sc. student / Mazen Haj
(under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Hania Nakash and Dr. Amal Galal and Dr. Karim Raafat) entitled:
"Study of the potential role of Saponaria officinalis L. in diabetic neuropathy in experimental animals" 

Poster presentation of the junior research team
(under the supervision of Dr. / Karim Raafat) entitled:
"Role of Phytotherapy as a Future Prospective in Management of Neuropathic Pain" 

Poster presentation by the M.Sc. student/  Mariam Koleilat (under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Abdalla El-Lakany, Prof. Dr. Maha Aboul-Ela and Dr. Karim Raafat) entitled:
"The antioxidant activities of two Lamiaceae species cultivated at Beirut Arab University botanical garden"


Poster presentation by the M.Sc. student/ Marwa Mekdash (under the supervision of Dr. Karim Raafat) entitled:
"Synthesis, characterization, and antioxidant activity of a series of Quinoxaline-1,4-Di-N-oxide analogues"