Lujain Aloum
Lujain Aloum Lecturer
Bio
Education
Teaching Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology & Community Coordinator

Lujain Aloum, a pharmacy graduate and HAAD licensed pharmacist, proceeded her master degree in experimental pharmacology and therapeutics at University College London. She worked as a clinical instructor at University of Sharjah and now currently working as a lecturer in the pharmacology department and coordinator of the learning communities at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS). 

Aloum has always been very passionate about teaching and she is dedicated to finding innovative ways to deliver information to students. She has diverse experience in molecular, biochemical, pharmacy practice, and drug discovery and development research. Aloum has won several regional research awards such as Think Science competition and Sharjah science festival. As a lecturer of pharmacology, Aloum received the Khalifa University faculty teaching excellence award in the year 2020 to acknowledge her innovative teaching skills and passion for teaching. 

 

Education
  • MSc in Experimental Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University College London (UCL)
  • Bachelor Degree, Pharmacy, University of Sharjah
Teaching Areas
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Pharmacodynamics
  • Toxicology
  • Drug discovery and development
Research Interests
  • Biochemical, molecular, pharmacy practice and drug discovery
  • Development research
  • Clinical and translational research