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Awis Sukarni Bin Mohmad Sabere

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Pharmaceutical Formulation - Doctor of Philosophy, University College London
  • Master of Science (Chemistry) - Masters Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Science - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)

Awis Sukarni Bin Mohmad Sabere (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF PHARMACY


awissabere@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Awis Sukarni Bin Mohmad Sabere graduated with a B.Sc (Hons) in Analytical and Environmental
Chemistry from Universiti Malaysia Terengganu in 2008. He then pursued and obtained his Master's
degree in Chemistry from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in 2012. It was during this time that IIUM
recognized his potential and awarding him with the highly competitive SLAB/SLAI scholarship to
pursue his Ph.D at the School of Pharmacy, University College London. Dr. Awis successfully defended
his doctoral thesis entitled "Formulation and characterization of conventional and 3D printed minitabletsand inserts for ocular use" on 14th of June 2016.
Dr. Awis has strong research interest in thermal analysis, pharmaceutical systems and drug design. His
primary work revolves around optimizing ophthalmic drug delivery, which has been a major challenge
among formulation scientists. He has presented his works in several international conferences worldwide.
Presently Dr. Awis is an Assistant Professor at the Pharmaceutical Chemistry Department, Kulliyyah
of Pharmacy, IIUM.


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Pharmacy ~ Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Pharmacy ~ Optimum Drug Design


Professional Membership


  • 2020: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Life member), Malaysian Society of Pharmaceutical Technology
  • 2020: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Life member), The Malaysia Local Chapter of the Controlled Release Society (MyCRS)


Teaching Responsibilities


BASIC PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS 2019/2020 2020/2021
DOSAGE DESIGN I 2017/2018 2018/2019 2016/2017 2019/2020
DOSAGE DESIGN II 2016/2017 2019/2020 2020/2021 2017/2018 2018/2019
ISLAMIC INPUT IN PHARMACY 2017/2018
PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS I 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019
PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS II 2018/2019 2019/2020 2017/2018
PHARMACEUTICAL INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS 2020/2021 2021/2022
PHARMACEUTICS III : SOLIDS AND OTHER DOSAGE FORMS 2020/2021
RESEARCH PROJECT 1 2019/2020 2017/2018 2016/2017 2020/2021
RESEARCH PROJECT 2 2020/2021
RESEARCH PROJECT-LITERATURE SEARCH 2018/2019 2016/2017 2019/2020


Research Projects


Completed
2016 - 2021 Antimicrobial and antioxidant characterizations of the flowers of Eurycoma longifolia Jack
On-Going
2021 - Present Accuracy of Three Dilution Techniques in Obtaining Morphine by Dilution for Intrathecal Use
2020 - Present Elucidation on the Antimicrobial Property of SES Sterilisation Electrolyte Solution towards Human Pathogens
2020 - Present Document Preparation for Performance Qualification of Pharmaceutical Equipment
2020 - Present Prototype development of an organic and halal oral synbiotic (OroSYN) mouthwash containing Streptococcus salivarius and Pisang Emas skin extract.
2019 - Present Profiling of Antibacterial Resistance Pathogens Isolated from the Lift Buttons of Two Hospitals in Malaysia
2019 - Present Prototype development of process analytical technology (PAT) continuous production line for Nigella sativa oil (NSO)-alginate microparticles
2019 - Present A novel alternative for higher tablet load of isoniazid and pyridoxine in a single 3D printed tablet for the better compliance among tuberculosis patients.
2018 - Present Black Seed Oil Alginate Beads
- Eurycoma Longifolia Jack (Tongkat Ali) as a New Dental Mouthwash


Award & Recognition


26 Mar, 2021 Silver Medal - Malaysia Technology Expo International


Publications


Article

2021 A review on conventional and novel topical ocular drug delivery system. Journal of Pharmacy, 1 (1) pp. 19-26
2021 Potential applications of conducting polymers to reduce secondary bacterial infections among COVID-19 patients: a review. Emergent Materials, () pp.
2021 Potential applications of conducting polymers to reduce secondary bacterial infections among COVID-19 patients: a review. Emergent Materials, 4 () pp. 279-292
2021 Public knowledge, attitude, and perception toward conventional and novel ocular treatment in Malaysia. Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences, 13 (1) pp. 143-147
2020 Investigation of thymoquinone stability in black seed oil alginate beads. Current Trends in Biotechnology & Pharmacy, 14 (2) pp. 125-126
2020 Medicinal potential of isoflavonoids: Polyphenols that may cure diabetes. Molecules, 25 () pp.
2013 Comparison of the level of organochlorine residues in paddy crops from two different cultivation practices= Perbandingan aras sisa organoklorin dalam tanaman padi daripada dua penanaman berbeza. Sains Malaysiana, 42 (11) pp. 1581-1584
Conference or Workshop Item

2019 Effects of different mixing methods towards black seed oil-alginate emulsion characteristics.. In: International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research and Pharmacy Practice cum 14th IIUM-MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference (ICPRP 2019),
2019 Public's knowledge, attitude and perception towards conventional and novel ocular treatment in Malaysia. In: International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research and Pharmacy Practice cum 14th IIUM-MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference (ICPRP 2019),
2015 Slow-release drug-loaded mini-tablets for ocular use: effect of polymer particle size on formulation behaviour. In: 1st European Conference on Pharmaceutics: Drug Delivery,
2014 The effect of particle size on the physical and drug-release behaviour of chloramphenicol-loaded mini-tablets for ocular use. In: 5th FIP Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress (PSWC 2014),