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Pharmacy

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Department

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Teaching Areas

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry (Theoretical and practical courses). Advanced pharmacognosy and phytochemistry (Theoretical and practical courses) French Pharmaceutical terminology

Education

1970 Ph.D. in Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Free University of Brussels (ULB), Belgium. 1968 Master in Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Free University of Brussels (ULB), Belgium. 1967 Master in Analytical Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Free University of Brussels (ULB), Belgium. 1961 BSc (Honours) in Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Damascus University

Member Ship

Member of Syrian Syndicate of Pharmacy. Member of Committee of scientific terms at Damascus University. Member of Committee of medicinal plants in cooperation with the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization Member of the Technical committee for registration of pharmaceutical drugs ( Ministry of Health ,Syria). Participant author of Syrian medicinal plants formulary.

Prof. Dr. Hiyam Shihab

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Publications:

Books

Pharmacognosy I  ( theoretical  Course) 1990

Pharmacognosy I  (practical course )  1990

Pharmacognosy II (theoretical Course ) 1991

Pharmacognosy II ( practical course )    1991

Botanical biology I ( theoretical course) 1992

Botanical biology II ( Practical course)  1992

 

Publications:

Role of semi-synthesis in obtaining new medicines, Proceedings of the first international conference of Medicinal Plants, Ministry of Higher Education, Damascus, Syria, 1994.

Phenolic glycosides of different Salix species, Brussels, Belgium, 1987.

Study of pyrogenic substances Brussels, Belgium, 1968

Study of Rheum ribes rhizome Brussels, Belgium, 1970

Chemical and histological study of Ipomea purga root (Ph.D theses), Brussels Belgium, 1970.

 

Experience:

 2006- present: Professor of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Arab International University (AIU)

 

2006-2007                   Professor of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy ,AL-Kalamoon University

 

1980-2003                   Professor of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy,

                                    Damascus University

 

1975-1980                     Associate Professor of pharmacognosy and medicinal plants., Faculty of Pharmacy, Damascus University

 

1970-1975                      Assistant  Professor of Pharmacognosy and Medicinal Plants, Faculty of Pharmacy, Damascus University

 

1967-1970             PhD Candidate, Faculty of Pharmacy,  Free University of Brussels (ULB), Belgium.

 

 

1962-1964                 Academic Assistant, Faculty of Pharmacy, Damascus University

 

Administrative positions

 

Sep 2018- Present                                      Head of Department of Pharmacognosy and Pharmacology

Faculty of Pharmacy, Arab International University (AIU)

 

1997-1999                               Head of Department of Pharmacognosy and Medicinal Plants,

                                                Faculty of Pharmacy, Damascus University

 

1989-1991                               Head of Department of Pharmacognosy and Medicinal Plants,

                                                Faculty of Pharmacy, Damascus University