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Mohamed Hassan Abdelaziz Elnaem

Academic Qualification

  • PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmacy Practice) - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Degree of Clinical Pharmacy "PharmD" - Masters Degree, University of Alexandria
  • Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences - Bachelor Degree, University of Alexandria
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Islamic Studies - Diploma, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Practical and Practice of Clinical Research - Certificate, Harvard Medical School

Mohamed Hassan Abdelaziz Elnaem (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF PHARMACY

Other's position:

Coordinator, Kulliyyah of Pharmacy


drmelnaem@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Dr. Mohamed Hassan Elnaem graduated with a Bachelor in pharmaceutical sciences (2006), then he obtained a postgraduate clinical pharmacy degree (PharmD 2010). Both academic degrees were from Alexandria University, Egypt. Also, he got a post-graduate certificate in clinical research from Harvard Medical School, USA (2012) then he has been certified as a pharmacotherapy specialist from the American Board of pharmacy specialties (2014). Then, he obtained his PhD in Pharmacy Practice (Malaysia, 2018). His research interests are Quality use of medicines (cardiovascular, diabetes and antimicrobial medications), prescribing-improvement and pharmacist-led interventions, pharmacy education (experiential learning). He has published several research articles in reputable international journals. Also, he served as a reviewer for international journals such as Journal of pharmacy education, Journal of pharmacy practice, Risk Management and Health care policy, Integrated Pharmacy Research and Practice, BMJ and SAGE open journals. Currently, he has been appointed as a leader for the quality use of medicines (QUM) research group. Recently, he has been appointed as a section editor for pharmacy practice in the newly established IIUM Journal of Pharmacy. Presently Dr. Mohamed Hassan Elnaem is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Pharmacy Practice, Kulliyyah of Pharmacy, IIUM. 


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Pharmacology ~ Therapeutics
  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Pharmacy ~ Cardiovascular Pharmacy
  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Pharmacy ~ Social and Administrative Pharmacy


Professional Membership


  • 2020 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), International Pharmaceutical Federation
  • 2021 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Associate Member), Malaysian Pharmacists Society


Teaching Responsibilities


ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS 2021/2022
ANTI-INFECTIVES AGENTS 2018/2019 2017/2018
BASIC AND CLINICAL PHARMACOKINETICS 2021/2022
BODY SYSTEM & THERAPEUTICS I : CARDIOVASCULAR & HAEMATOLOGY 2021/2022 2020/2021
BODY SYSTEM & THERAPEUTICS II : RESPIRATORY & URINARY SYSTEM 2021/2022 2020/2021
BODY SYSTEM & THERAPEUTICS III: MSK SYSTEM & SENSORY ORGANS 2021/2022
BODY SYSTEM & THERAPEUTICS V: ENDOCRINE & REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS 2021/2022
BODY SYSTEM & THERAPEUTICS VI : CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM 2021/2022
BODY SYSTEM I : CARDIOVACULAR & HAEMATOLOGY 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
BODY SYSTEM II : RESPIRATORY & URINARY SYSTEM 2017/2018 2016/2017
CLINICAL PHARMACOKINETICS 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018 2016/2017
COMMUNITY PHARMACY POSTING 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
COMMUNITY PHARMACY PRACTICE 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018 2016/2017
COMMUNITY POSTING 2017/2018
HOSPITAL PHARMACY PRACTICE 2021/2022
HOSPITAL ATTACHMENT 2019/2020
HOSPITAL PHARMACY PRACTICE 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017
INNOVATIONS IN PHARMACY PRACTICE 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2016/2017
INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACY PRACTICE 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017
ISLAMIC INPUT IN PHARMACY 2018/2019
PHARMACOECONOMICS 2017/2018 2016/2017
PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY AND PHARMACOECONOMICS 2021/2022 2020/2021
PHARMACOTHERAPEUTICS ATTACHMENT 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
PHARMACY MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
PHARMACY MANAGEMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP 2021/2022
PT I : CVS, HAEMATOLOGY & RESPIRATORY DISORDERS 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017
PT II : GIT, HEPATOBILIARY, GUT & MSK 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
PT III : ENDOCRINE, CNS, PSYCHIATRY & OTHER DISEASES 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
PT IV : INTERN MED, PSYCH, PAED, SURGERY AND O&G DISORDERS 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
RENAL PHARMACY 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
RESEARCH IN PHARMACY (BIOSTATICS & PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY) 2016/2017
RESEARCH IN PHARMACY (BIOSTATISTICS & PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY) 2017/2018
RESEARCH IN PHARMACY (BIOSTATISTIC & PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY) 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
RESEARCH PROJECT 1 2021/2022 2020/2021
RESEARCH PROJECT-LITERATURE SEARCH 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019


Research Projects


Completed
2017 - 2020 Evaluation of the factors associated with lipid-lowering therapy use among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and the impact of academic detailing.
2016 - 2017 Evaluation of lipid lowering therapy use among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Pahang
On-Going
2021 - Present The Impact of Pharmacist-Led Intervention on Knowledge and Practice of Medication Storage and Disposal Centre SASMEC @IIUM
2020 - Present Investigating the Association Between Medication Regimen Complexity and Medication Adherence Among Geriatric Patients and the impact of an Integrated Intervention on Their Medication Adherence
- Improving the Quality Use of the Prescribed Pharmacotherapy for Patients with Chronic Diseases: A Multifaceted Approach


Award & Recognition


18 Oct, 2021 Educational Grant Award - International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) International
12 Jul, 2018 IIUM Quality Research Award - University


Publications


Article

2022 Diabetes care and prevention services provided by pharmacists: progress made during the COVID-19 pandemic and the need for additional efforts in the post-pandemic era. Exploratory Research In Clinical and Social Pharmacy, 6 (100137) pp.
2022 Efficacy of nondiuretic pharmacotherapy for improving the treatment of congestion in patients with acute heart failure: a systematic review of randomised controlled trials. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 11 (11) pp.
2022 Impact of a ‘Research in pharmacy’ course on students’ self-reported competence and confidence to conduct research: findings from a Malaysian university. Pharmacy Education, 22 (1) pp. 458 -465
2022 Knowledge, attitude, and perception of public about participation in COVID-19 clinical trials: A study from Egypt and Saudi Arabia. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal, () pp.
2022 Migrant workers, migrants, internally displaced persons, asylum seekers and refugees - The silent sufferers of the COVID-19 pandemic: A brief review of media reports. Journal of Concurrent Disorders, () pp.
2022 Mortality and its predictors among hospitalized patients with infections due to extended spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) Enterobacteriaceae in Malaysia: a retrospective observational study. Future Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 8 (17) pp.
2022 Psychological impact of COVID-19 restrictions among individuals at risk of exercise addiction and their socio-demographic correlates: a Saudi Arabian survey study. Current Psychology, () pp.
2022 Telepharmacy knowledge, perceptions, and readiness among future Malaysian pharmacists amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, 56 (1) pp. 9-16
2021 Assessing the impact of clinical pharmacy services on the healthcare outcomes of patients attending an outpatient haemodialysis unit in a rural hospital in Egypt: a quasi-experimental study. Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, XX (XX) pp. 1-6
2021 Associations between Socio-Demographic Factors and Hypertension Management during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Preliminary Findings from Malaysia. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 18 (17) pp. 1-14
2021 Attitude, familiarity and religious beliefs about vaccination among health science and non-health science students in a Malaysian Public University. European Journal of Investigation in Health, Psychology and Education, 11 (4) pp. 1462-1473
2021 Awareness of statin–food interactions using grapefruit as an example: a cross-sectional study in Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Service Research, () pp. 1-7
2021 Cancer-Associated Thrombosis: a clinical scoping review of the risk assessment models across solid tumours and haematological malignancies. International Journal of General Medicine, 14 () pp. 3881-3897
2021 Causes, nature and toxicology of fentanyl-analogues associated fatalities: a systematic review of case reports and case series. Journal of Pain Research, 14 () pp. 2601-2614
2021 Causes, Nature and Toxicology of Tramadol-Associated Deaths Reported in the Peer-Reviewed Literature: A Systematic Review of Case Studies and Case Series. Drugs & Therapy Perspectives, () pp.
2021 COVID-19 vaccination attitudes, perceptions, and side effect experiences in Malaysia: do age, gender, and vaccine type matter?. Vaccines, 9 (10) pp.
2021 Disparity and compatibility, familiarity and perception among waterpipe tobacco smokers (shisha) in Malaysia: a comparative study. Archives of Pharmacy Practice, 12 (1) pp. 21-30
2021 Knowledge and perceptions towards cardiovascular disease prevention among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A review of current assessments and recommendations. Current Diabetes Reviews, 17 (4) pp. 503-511
2021 Malaysian pharmacy students’ perspectives on the virtual objective structured clinical examination during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic. Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions, 18 (6) pp. 1-7
2021 Pharmacy students’ views on the objective structured clinical examination (OSCE): findings from two Malaysian universities. Pharmacy Education, 21 () pp. 39-44
2021 Retrospective assessment of the reporting of adverse drug reactions in a Malaysian clinical training center: A short communication. Journal of Pharmacy & Bioallied Sciences, 13 (3) pp. 325-330
2021 The intraperitoneal ondansetron for postoperative pain management following laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A proof-of-concept, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 140 (111725) pp. 1-6
2020 Awareness of the risk factors for heart attack among the general public in Pahang, Malaysia: a cross-sectional study. Risk Management and Healthcare Policy, 2020 (13) pp. 3089-3102
2020 Cardiovascular outcomes and the use of oral antidiabetic drugs: a review of current evidence from observational studies. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 19 (3) pp. 100-110
2020 Caring for patients with diabetes during COVID-19 pandemic: Important considerations for pharmacists. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, () pp.
2020 Causes, nature and toxicology of fentanyl- associated deaths: a systematic review of deaths reported in peer-reviewed literature. Journal of Pain Research, 2020 (13) pp. 3281-3294
2020 Evaluation of antibiotic prescribing pattern during hospitalisation: A preliminary clinical audit from a Malaysian teaching hospital. Journal of Pharmacy and BioAllied Sciences, 12 (6 (Supplement)) pp. S903-S903
2020 Evaluation of the prescribing of proton pump inhibitors as stress ulcer prophylaxis for non-ICU patients in a Malaysian tertiary hospital. Drugs and Therapy Perspectives, () pp.
2020 Experiential learning in community pharmacy: online and remote teaching experience in Malaysian higher education. Pharmacy Education, 20 (2) pp. 29-30
2020 Impact of medication regimen simplification on medication adherence and clinical outcomes in patients with long-term medical conditions. Patient Preference and Adherence, 2020 (14) pp. 2135-2145
2020 Impact of pharmacist-led interventions on medication adherence and clinical outcomes in patients with hypertension and hyperlipidemia: A scoping review of published literature. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, 13 () pp. 635-645
2020 Impact of pharmacist-to-prescriber educational intervention on statin therapy prescribing for type 2 diabetes mellitus patients in selected Malaysian primary care setting. Journal of Pharmacy And Bioallied Sciences, 12 (6 (Supp.2)) pp. 852-934
2020 Knowledge and adherence to self-care practices among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A review of influencing factors and interventions. Journal of Pharmacy and BioAllied Sciences, 12 (6 (Supplement)) pp. S903-S904
2020 Knowledge and perceptions of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus towards cardiovascular disease prevention: A review. Journal of Pharmacy and BioAllied Sciences, 12 (6 (Supplement)) pp. S903-S903
2020 Knowledge and perceptions towards cardiovascular disease prevention among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A review of current assessments and recommendations. Current Diabetes Reviews, () pp.
2020 Modulation of metabolic alterations of obese diabetic rats upon treatment with Salacca zalacca fruits extract using H NMR-based metabolomics. Food Research International, 137 () pp.
2020 Perceptions and attitudes of pharmacy students towards introducing research project-based learning module in a Malaysian public university. Pharmacy Education, 20 (1) pp. 127-134
2020 Pharmacotherapy virtual attachment during COVID-19 pandemic: use of online experiential assessment in a Malaysian pharmacy school. Pharmacy Education, 20 (2) pp. 23-24
2020 Prescribing pattern of dipeptidyl peptidase 4 inhibitors and level of HBA1C target achievements among outpatients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in a Malaysian university teaching hospital. The Romanian Journal of Diabetes, Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases, 27 (4) pp. 396-402
2020 Renal outcomes associated with the use of non-insulin antidiabetic pharmacotherapy: a review of current evidence and recommendations. International Journal of General Medicine, 2020 (13) pp. 1395-1409
2020 Simulation-based learning and assessment for hospital pharmacy service experience among final year pharmacy students in Malaysia. Pharmacy Education, 20 (2) pp. 25-26
2020 The association of dietary behaviors and practices with overweight and obesity parameters among Saudi university students. Plos One, 15 (9) pp. 1-15
2019 Analysis of drug-related problems identified by future pharmacists in medical wards of tertiary hospitals in the state of Pahang, Malaysia. Journal of Young Pharmacists, 11 (1) pp. 77-81
2019 Effectiveness and prescription pattern of lipid-lowering therapy and its associated factors among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Malaysian primary care settings. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management, 15 () pp. 137-145
2019 Knowledge of the risk factors of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) among pharmacy students: findings from a Malaysian university. International Journal of Health Promotion and Education, 57 (4) pp. 217-228
2019 Pharmacist-led academic detailing improves statin therapy prescribing for Malaysian patients with type 2 diabetes: Quasi-experimental design. PLOS ONE, 14 (9) pp. 1-13
2018 Erectile dysfunction. Malaysian Academy of Pharmacy MAP e Learning Portal, () pp.
2018 Impact of educational outreach intervention on enhancing health care providers' knowledge about statin therapy prescribing in Malaysian patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 24 (3) pp. 521-527
2018 Knowledge and perceptions toward cardiology pharmacy education and training: Malaysian pharmacy students’ perspectives. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, 10 (4) pp. 453-462
2018 Use of oral cleaning devices and their perceived benefits among Malaysians in Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru: An exploratory structured approach. Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences, 10 (4) pp. 216-225
2017 Assessment of lipid-lowering therapy prescribing among patients with type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Malaysian primary care settings. Value in Health, 20 (9) pp. A486
2017 Board specialty certifications for pharmacists in Arab countries: current needs and recommendations. Archives of Pharmacy Practice, 8 (1) pp. 1-2
2017 Evaluation of proton pump inhibitors prescribing among non-critically ill hospitalized patients in a Malaysian tertiary hospital. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, 7 (12) pp. 077-083
2017 Evaluation of statin therapy prescribing among hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: findings from two Malaysian tertiary hospitals. Value in Health, 20 () pp. A-178
2017 Mobile applications in clinical practice: What is needed in the pharmacy scenario?. Archives of Pharmacy Practice, 8 (1) pp. 3-7
2017 Osteoporosis knowledge among future healthcare practitioners: Findings from a Malaysian public university. Journal of Pharmacy And Bioallied Sciences, 9 (2 (April-June)) pp. 115-120
2017 Patterns of statin therapy prescribing among hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in two Malaysian tertiary hospitals. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 16 (12) pp. 3005-3011
2017 Statin therapy prescribing for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a review of current evidence and challenges. Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences, 9 (2) pp. 80-87
2017 The future of pharmaceutical care in Malaysia: pharmacy students’ perspectives. Pharmacy Education, 17 (1) pp. 215-222
2016 Use and perceived benefits of mouthwash among Malaysian adults: An exploratory insight. Journal of Advanced Oral Research, 7 (3 (September-December)) pp. 7-14
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Telepharmacy knowledge, attitude and practice among Egyptian pharmacists amid the COVID-19 Pandemic.. In: 2021 Annual Meeting of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy,
2021 The efficacy and safety of second-generation antipsychotics used in schizophrenia pharmacotherapy: A comparative review. In: 3 RD WORLD CONGRESS ON INTEGRATION & ISLAMICISATION 2021: “MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL BEING IN THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION”,
2021 The Responsibility of Pharmacists in Providing Medication Safety at the Transition of Care: The Development of a Study Protocol on Islamic Perception and Practice.. In: 3 RD WORLD CONGRESS ON INTEGRATION & ISLAMICISATION 2021: “MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL BEING IN THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION”,
2021 The table of self-accountability according to the purposes of Shariah and its impact on the integrity of an individual and society. In: 3rd World Congress on Integration and Islamicisation 2021,
2021 أثر الإرشاد الطب ي والروحي عل ي الصحة النفسیة للأم والأب اثناء مرض الطفل. In: 3RD World Congress on Integration and Islamicisation 2021,
2020 Diabetes care during COVID-19 pandemic: Important considerations for pharmacists. In: Caring for Patients during Covid19 Pandemic: A Pharmacist Perspective,
2019 Evaluation of antibiotic prescribing pattern during hospitalisation: A preliminary clinical audit from a Malaysian teaching hospital. In: International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research and Pharmacy Practice cum 14th IIUM-MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference (ICPRP 2019),
2019 Knowledge and adherence to self-care practices among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A review of influencing factors and interventions. In: International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research and Pharmacy Practice cum 14th IIUM-MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference (ICPRP 2019),
2019 Knowledge and perceptions of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus towards cardiovascular disease prevention: A review. In: International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research and Pharmacy Practice cum 14th IIUM-MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference (ICPRP 2019),
Book Section

2019 Professional boundaries. In: Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-12-812736-0, pp. 261 - 267
2019 Professional boundaries. In: Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-12-812736-0, pp. 261 - 267