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Dr. Sinaa Alaqeel

Alaqeel S
King Saud University
PO Box 376316, Riyadh 11335

Brief Biography:

After receiving a bachelor’s degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from King Saud University (1994), Sinaa Alaqeel completed her Master degree in Healthcare and Clinical Services pharmacy (1997) and PhD in pharmacoeconomics (2004) at the University of Manchester, United Kingdom. She is currently serves as the Deputy Chairperson department of clinical pharmacy, college of pharmacy, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. Dr Alaqeel teaches pharmacy law and ethics, pharmacy management, pharmacoeconomics, research design, and evidence based practice courses to undergraduate and postgraduate pharmacy students. She is a member of the Saudi Pharmaceutical Society and the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research.

Recent Publications

 Al-aqeel S, Al-sabhan J. Strategies for improving adherence to antiepileptic drug treatment in patients with epilepsy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD008312.

A Al-Rwaili, Al-Aqeel S, Al-Nuaim L, Al-Diab A .  The appropriateness of cancer pain management at KKUH. The Gulf Journal of Oncology 2009;5: 37-43.( http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20084784)

Al-Aqeel S, Abanmy N . A survey on pharmacists working in primary healthcare centers in Riyadh city, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal 2008; 16(3): 245-251.

Al-Malaq HM, Al-Ageel S, Al-Sultan MS. Adverse drug reactions related hospitalization identified by discharge ICD-9 codsin a university hospital in Riyadh. Saudi Medical journal 2008; 29(8): 1145-1150.( http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18690308)




Academic positions:

Assistant professor, Clinical Pharmacy Department, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia



Research interests:

My research interests lie in the major areas of pharmacoeconomics and efficiency in resources allocation. I have an intense interest in conducting research which examines medications safety, prescribing quality and factors influencing adherence to medicine use.


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