Dr. Burton M. Altura is currently working as a Professor of Physiology, Pharmacology & Medicine State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. He completed his Ph.D. from Newyork University School of Medicine. He published many articles. Dr. Burton M. Altura studies address the two most important issues in vascular biology today: stroke mechanisms; and irreversible cellular destruction in the cardiovascular system caused by alcohol and substance abuse. These studies have already led to the prevention of atherosclerotic lesions, hypertension and stroke-like events in experimental animal models.
Dr. Burton M. Altura's Research Interests : Pharmacology, Medicine, Physiology
Hwaida Elsadig is a research pharmacist from Sudan but worked in the UK for a number of years. She has finished a study with the University of Bath about the use of guidelines in prescribing in Sudan and used cardiology as an example of a clinical discipline with a large number of guidelines. Hwaida Elsadig’s interests are in prescribing based on evidence but at the same time considering the type of healthcare systems and different patient-related factors. She worked as a medicine information pharmacist for a number of years.
Consultant clinical pharmacist specialized in internal medicine. The research of interest includes Warfarin, New Oral Anticoagulants (NOAC), patient's adherence to medications, diabetes, antibiotics, Vitamin D. Expert in thesis development for graduate studies, supervising, reviewing and examining MSc and Ph.D. students. Expert in Continuing Professional Development with credentials in program, preparations, and conferences. Editorial board in many reputable International Journals.
The research of interest includes: Warfarin, New Oral Anticoagulants (NOAC), patient's adherence to medications, diabetes, antibiotics, Vitamin D.
Dr. Magdalena Iorga is an Associate Professor at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Grigore T. Popa”, Iasi, România, and Head of the Behavioral Sciences Department. And Ph.D., a clinical psychologist at University Hospital for Children “Saint Mary” Iasi, România. She is an author of 5 books and more than 120 scientific articles.
Self Medication, Drug Development, Chronic Disease
Dr. Emmanuel K Margao, works at the Pharmacy Board of Sierra Leone, Ministry of Health and Sanitation and also a part-time Lecturer in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy. His Qualification is- B. Pharm(Hons), Masters(Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics), MPCPharm( Member of the West African postgraduate college of Pharmacy) He has also worked in a Pharmaceutical company as a medical representative.
Pharmacovigilance, Pharmaceutical care, Adherence