University of Sunderland, Dale Building, City Campus, Sunderland, SR1 3SD Dr Hamde Nazar MRPharmS PhD is a Senior Lecturer of Pharmacy Practice at the University of Sunderland. Her doctoral expertise focussed upon novel dosage forms for the delivery of peptides and proteins. As a Leader of a Masters Programme and of a Research Methods, and a Clinical Therapeutics module her teaching and academic scope is expansive. Her key research interests in pharmacy practice now include palliative care and cultural competency of healthcare professionals. She works closely with colleagues at other Universities on research projects within these areas. Hamde is a practising pharmacist, working regularly within the community and at a palliative care hospice.
Ever wonder if the beauty products that line the shelves in pharmacies really work? Hamde Nazar et al look at various anti-ageing products and examine their actions
Hamde Nazar, Abdullah Nazar and Ali Nazar take a look at some of the latest dental products and therapies on the market, some of which are available in pharmacies
In our final “-omics” science article, Hamde Nazar takes a look at research and development in the field of pharmacogenomics and its importance in medicine today