I am a Postdoctoral researcher in Health System and Policy at the Department of Global Public Health, Karolinska Institutet. My PhD thesis on "Integrated assessment of environmental and human health risks of antibiotic residues and resistance for environmental and health policy" is available for download Integrated assessment of environmental and human health risks of antibiotic residues and resistance for environmental and health policy (ki.se)
I graduated with a degree in in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry from University of Pharmacy/Aleppo. After my gradation I worked in different health sectors as a professional medical representative in hospital, lecturer in University of Pharmacy, and head of the antibiotic production department in pharmaceutical manufacturing. I worked as a research assistant in Environmental Medicine at Karolinska Institutet/ Sweden. I was involved in WHO assignment on antibiotic residues in the environment of the South-East Asia Region of WHO.
I teach in master and doctoral programmes on rational use of antibiotics, One Health-antibiotic resistance, and antibiotic residues and resistance in the environment.
PhD in Health System and Policy at the Department of Global Public Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Master’s degree in Environmental and Public Health at Cyprus International Institute for the Environment and Public Health in association with the Harvard School of Public Health
Master’s degree in Biomedicine at University of Skövde, Sweden
Bachelor’s degree in pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry at University of Pharmacy, Aleppo, Syria
Academic honours, awards and prizes
The Swedish Pharmaceutical Society – Student Conference Grant (May 2019)
European Educational programme in Epidemiology (Jun 2016)
Harvard School of Public Health-Student Master Grant (September 2012)