Marium M. Shamaa , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Biography
Education
Affiliation
Honours & Awards
Field Of Interest
Academic Experience
Work Experience
Community Service
Publications
Research Indicators
Funds and Projects
Teaching
Courses
Office hours
Others

Biography

  • Dr. Marium Shamaa born 1986, graduate of Elekbal Elkawmeya language school in Alexandria (class 2002), studied pharmaceutical science (2003–2007) at Alexandria University, Egypt and graduated with a general grade “excellent with honor and ranked 19th”. She received her master degree (2012) in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IGSR, Alexandria University) and PhD degree (2016) in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IGSR, Alexandria University).
    She is currently working as an associate professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, college of Pharmacy, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, Alexandria, Egypt and simultaneously a member in the editorial board of the Universal Journal of Pharmaceutical Research.
    She gives lectures of Biochemistry I: chemistry of biomolecules (PCS 221), Principles of cell biology (PCS 121), Biochemistry II: metabolism (PCS 224) and principles of Biophysics (PCS 124).
    She is studying the Clinical Pharmacotherapy Course for the American board in pharmacotherapy. She is passionate in clinical biochemistry and pharmacotherapy field. She involves her students in a variety of interactive learning techniques, some of them based on cooperative learning, problem solving and mobile learning techniques, Simulation and virtual labs activities that provide them with opportunities to apply the skills in real-life after graduation.
    She is currently engaged in many academic and professional activities such as being the head of training committee, college of pharmacy, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, participating in organizing workshops, pharmacy and orientation days in my College in AASTMT. She is the head of the clinical and biological science department quality assurance unit and the second semester portfolios. Also, she is the college of pharmacy head and representative of the timetables.
    She was a Lecturer in the Pharmacology and Toxicology Department in the Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA). In addition to her academic work for nine years in PUA and for one year in the Faculty of Pharmacy Alexandria University, she worked as a member of the Quality Assurance Unit of the Faculty of Pharmacy in PUA and she was the head of the Faculty Committee and Assistants members Standard.
    She also attended a number of international conferences such as, Pharma-2018, Rome, Italy, DUPHAT-2018, Emirates, Dubai, Pharma Middle East International Conference in Dubai, 2015 and the 4th international conference in pharmaceutical sciences in Cairo 2017. She also attended and successfully completed some valuable workshops in Advanced Molecular biology and Biotechnology techniques.
    She also attended and successfully completed all the workshops in the Education Development center and got a certificate of completion from the EDC center. She was also one of the Board of Students Activities Committee (Scientific Research committee) in Faculty of Pharmacy, PUA.
    Her professional interests focus Biochemistry, Molecular biology, Immunotherapy, Bioinformatics, Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacogenetics, Oncology and Liver diseases.

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

PCS121 - Principles of cell biology

20172018 Fall View All Content
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PCS124 - Principles of biophysics

20172018 Spring View All Content
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PCS125 - Basic human physiology

20172018 Spring View All Content
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PCS221 - Biochemistry I: Chemistry of biomolecules

20172018 Fall View All Content
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PCS224 - Biochemistry II: Metabolism

20172018 Spring View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

PD121 - Medical terminology

2019 Fall View All Content
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PD122 - Cell Biology

2019 Spring View All Content
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Funds and Projects

  • Assessment of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients Receiving Old and New Anti-HCV Medication: Egyptian Patients Questionnaire-Based Study
    o Field Project entitled “Assessment of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients Receiving Old and New Anti-HCV Medication: Egyptian Patients Questionnaire-Based Study” Supervision of the field project entitled, which included awareness campaign to the community.

    Graduation Project
Spring - 2017
DayFromTo
Monday 10am 2pm
Wednesday 10am 2pm

Academic Experience

  • Lecturer of Biochemistry and Molecular biology, Oct 2017 - up till now
    She gives lectures on Biochemistry I: chemistry of biomolecules (PCS 221), Principles of cell biology (PCS 121), Biochemistry II: metabolism (PCS 224) and principles of Biophysics (PCS 124), and implementing a variety of interactive learning techniques.
    Clinical and Biological Sciences
  • Lecturer of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jan 2016 - Sep 2017
    She gave lectures on Biochemistry I (PHR 374), Nutrition and Alternative medicine , and implementing a variety of interactive learning techniques.
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department
  • Assistant lecturer of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jun 2012 - Dec 2016
    Teaching the practical sessions and tutorials of several undergraduate courses including: Biochemistry I, Biochemistry II, Cell and Molecular biology, Biophysics, Physiology, Molecular therapeutics and Haematology.
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department
  • Demonestratr of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Sep 2008 - May 2012
    Teaching the practical sessions and tutorials of several undergraduate courses including: Biochemistry I, Biochemistry II, Cell and Molecular biology, Biophysics, Physiology and Haematology.
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department
  • Demonstrator of Biochemistry and molecular Biology, Sep 2007 - Jun 2008
    Teaching the practical sessions and tutorials of several undergraduate courses including: Biochemistry I, Biochemistry II, Cell and Molecular biology, Biophysics, Physiology and Haematology.
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department

Work Experience

  • Lecturer of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Oct 2017 - up till now
    Clinical and Biological Sciences
    College of Pharmacy, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT)
  • Lecturer of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jan 2016 - Sep 2017
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA)
  • Assistant Lecturer of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jun 2012 - Dec 2015
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA)
  • Demonstrator of Biochemistry and molecular Biology, Sep 2008 - May 2012
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA)
  • Demonstrator of Biochemistry and molecular Biology, Sep 2007 - Jun 2008
    Pharmacology and Toxicology department
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Alexandria University
  • Community Pharmacist, Jul 2007 - Aug 2008
    Community Pharmacies
    Mustafa Khater and Amr Elshadby Pharmacies, Alexandria.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, IGSR, Alexandria University, Dec 2016
  • M.Sc. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, IGSR, Alexandria University, May 2012
  • B.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Alexandria University, Jul 2007

List of Publications

    • Marium Shamaa, "Sulfasalazine/dasatinib: a novel combined therapy in hepatocellular carcinoma cell line" , Pharma - 2018 international conference, Rome, Italy, May - 2018 , 2018.
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    • Marium Shamaa, Menna Nafea, "Assessment of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients Receiving Old and New Anti-HCV Medication: Egyptian Patients Questionnaire-Based Study" , DUPHAT - 2018, Dubai International Pharmaceutical & Technology Conference & Exhibition, March - 2018 , 2018.
           
           
    • Marium Shamaa, Ahmed Atef, "Multi-targeted tyrosine kinase inhibitors: Benefits and limitations, a computerized literature review" , DUPHAT - 2018, Dubai International Pharmaceutical & Technology Conference & Exhibition, February - 2018. , 2018.
           
           
    • Marium M. Shamaa, Hosny Fouad, Medhat Haroun, Nermine Moussa, Maged Wasfy, "A novel sulfasalazine/sorafenib combination on hepatocellular carcinoma cell line: Role of NFκB, ERK/MAPK, JAK/STAT signaling pathways" , Journal of Cell Biology , 2018.
           
           
    • Marium M. Shamaa, "Combining sulfasalazine with imatinib synergistically inhibits hepatocellular carcinoma cells in-vitro" , Biovision - 2018 International conference , 2018.
           
           
    • Marium Shamaa, Maged Wasfy, "Sulfasalazine/sorafenib: A novel antitumor combination therapy for HCC. Future prospective" , Book 1st edition. At morebooks.de. Noor Publishing is managed by OmniScriptum Arapers GmbH, Germany. , 2017.
           
           
    • Marium M. Shamaa, Hosny Fouad, Medhat Haroun, Nermine Moussa, Maged Wasfy, "Evaluation of the Potential Antitumor Effect of Sulfasalazine Alone in Combination with Sorafenib on Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cell Line" , The International conference in pharmaceutical sciences (4th FUE - ICPS) 2017. , 2017.
           
           
    • Marium M. Shamaa, Hosny Fouad, Medhat Haroun, Lobna Abu Shamaa, "Angiotensin II type 1 receptor (A1166C) gene polymorphism and essential hypertension in Egyptian population" , The Egyptian Heart Journal. 68(1):165-169. , 2016.
           
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    • Marium Shamaa, "Angiotensin II type 1 receptor (A1166C) gene polymorphism and Essential hypertension in Egypt" , Journal of Integrative Cardiology. 1(3): 65-68. , 2015.
           
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    • Marium M. Shamaa, Hosny Fouad, Medhat Haroun, "The Influence of Genes Polymorphism of the Renin-Angiotensin System (RAS) on Essential Hypertension" , the international conference Advances in Pharmaceutical Sciences" held on 27-29 October 2015 in Pharos University in Alexandria, 2015. , 2015.
           
           
    • MM Shamaa, H Fouad, M Haroun, M Hassanein, MAA Hay, "Association between the Angiotensinogen (AGT) gene (M235T) polymorphism and Essential Hypertension in Egyptian patients" , The Egyptian Heart Journal. 67(1):1-5. , 2013.
           
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Affiliation

  • Associate editor in the Universal Journal of Pharmaceutical Research

Teaching

  • Biochemistry I: chemistry of biomolecules (PCS 221)
    Principles of cell biology (PCS 121)
    Biochemistry II: metabolism (PCS 224)
    Principles of Biophysics (PCS 124)

Fields of Interest

  • Dealing Excellency with cell culture techniques such as Thawing, Sub culturing and storage.
  • Extraction and isolation of DNA and RNA from whole blood and cell line.
  • Biochemistry, Molecular biology, Immunotherapy, Bioinformatics
  • Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacogenetics, Oncology and Liver diseases.
  • Diagnostic biochemistry labs techniques (Kits and manual).
  • A good experience in the detection of genes using advanced techniques such as PCR
  • qRT-PCR, polyacrylamide and agarose gel electrophoresis.
  • Exploring the potential biological activity of compounds using different mammalian cell lines.
  • Exploring the potential biological activity of compounds using in-vitro cytotoxicity assay

Research Indicators

Honours & Awards

  • an appreciation certificate
    I was awarded an appreciation certificate for my participation and being the head of the Quality Assurance Unit of the Faculty of Pharmacy in PUA
  • I was ranked 19th on Graduation year 2007 at Faculty of Pharmacy, Alexandria University

Community Service

  • Assessment of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients Receiving Old and New Anti-HCV Medication: Egyptian Patients Questionnaire-Based Study
    Awarness campain against HCV and its dangerous health effects I supervised a field project. which included awareness campaign to the community.

Others

  • Drawing, Decoration, Running
    The College timetables representative, College of Pharmacy, Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport.

    A member in the editorial board of the Universal journal of Pharmaceutical research.


    The head of training committee, college of pharmacy, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport.

    She is studying the Clinical Pharmacotherapy Course for the American board in pharmacotherapy.

    Organization of Saudi workshop “Clinical Biochemistry” held on June 2018 in College of Pharmacy at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport.

    Organization of the “2nd Pharmacy Day” held on 12/4/2018 in the main conference hall April at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport.

    Participation & presentation of some cooperative teaching and simulation techniques & learning methods which I implement in clinical and biological science department during my Biochemistry lectures with some of my distinguished 2nd year students in the “2nd Pharmacy Day” held on 12/4/2018 in the main conference hall at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport.

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