Pharmacognosy department thanks you for your interest in our topics in the different courses. We hope that our department will provide you with the knowledge of recent researches in pharmacognosy, phytotherapy, phytochemistry and medicinal herbs to qualify you to compete in the employment market.
Prof. Dr. / Hamida Mohamed Ahmed El-Gohary
Head of Department of Pharmacognosy
Pharmacognosy is an old medicinal science which deals with natural drugs derived from plants, animals and minerals. Pharmacognosy department offers courses in pharmacognosy as part of a 4-years learning program, providing the student with the recent development in nature, chemical composition, therapeutic use and analysis of natural drugs with the aim of preparing skilled future pharmacists able to offer patient centered pharmacy services for the community.
The Department of Industrial Pharmacy aims to deliver basic understanding in the area of pharmaceutics and pharmaceutical manufacturing and communicate knowledge, ideas, and concerns to the pharmacy studentsthrough a qualified program, which most notably include the formulation and evaluation of the various pharmaceutical forms and modern methods of drug delivery to the bodywith an awareness of manufacturing techniques and different validation methodologies for the ultimate goal of applying GMP standards.
The Department seeks to bea leader in pharmaceutical education by providing excellence in teaching andinternationally recognized researchin the field of pharmaceutics and industrial pharmacybeing committed to providing a transformative learning experience in a collaborative and diverse environment focused on improving the health and well-being of the community.