Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Chairperson: Prof. Abdalla El-Lakany


To be a renowned and distinguished center of excellence in Pharmacology and Therapeutics.


The department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics provides undergraduate students with a solid background in Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics and coaches them to apply Pharmacology principles in the management of disease states in humans. Moreover, the department trains postgraduate students (Master, PhD and Pharm D) to perform multidisciplinary research.


  • To educate and train undergraduate and postgraduate students in the discipline of pharmacology and therapeutics.
  • To facilitate and encourage fundamental research which impacts human health.
  • To prepare and train graduates to:
    • observe as health care practitioners, academic staff, and drug experts in different health care sectors.
    • use essential medicines rationally
    • keep up to date with developments in medicines and therapeutic

Staff Members:


  • Prof. Hania M. Nakkash

Assistant Professors:

  • Dr. Suzanne Nasser


  • Dr. Thuraya Domiati
  • Dr. Safaa Hammoud


  • Pharmacology
  • Biochemistry
  • Pharmacology Research