SOP participation in USJ Faculty of Pharmacy conference last week

The LIU School of Pharmacy participated in the 7th international conference of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Saint-Joseph University, Beirut, on, April 12th-13th, 2018. The theme of the conference was: “The Pharmacist Amidst Therapeutic and Humanitarian Challenges”. The Dean, Dr. Mohamad Rahal, participated in the meeting of the executive committee of the Scientific Association of colleges of Pharmacy in the Arab World, that was held in parallel with the conference. Dr. Dalal Hammoudi, Chairperson of the Pharmaceutical Sciences Department, participated in the scientific sessions of the conference through a presentation about carbapenem resistance, describing some findings of a joint study between the Schools of Pharmacy at both USJ and LIU, in collaboration with Zayed University, Dubai. The conference was chaired by Prof. Marianne Abi Fadel, Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy at USJ, and was attended by Lebanese, Arab, and international speakers, students, and pharmacy scholars.