Dr. Sawsan Abuhamdah is a Jordanian registered Pharmacist, has completed her PhD from Durham University, UK and postdoctoral studies from Granada Medical School, Department of Pharmacology, Spain and has won postdoctoral Fulbright Research Award at the University of Toledo, Department of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics, Ohio, USA, 2014-2015. Promoted to associate professor in 2014 at the faculty of pharmacy, University of Jordan, and now acting as Deputy Dean, College of Pharmacy, Al Ain University of Science and technology, Abu Dhabi, UAE. Dr. Abuhamdah has published many original research articles in peer-reviewed journals and participated in the preparation of many symposium abstracts. Dr. Abuhamdah is a member of the British Pharmacological Society (BPS), British Neuroscience Association (BNA), Sigma Phi Sigma pharmaceutical Sciences Honor Society, University of Toledo, USA, Jordan Pharmaceutical Association and has been serving as an editorial board member for the following journals: Journal of Innovations in Applied pharmaceutical Science (JIAPS.), Journal of Innovations in Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences (JIPBS) , Journal of Drug Abuse and The Journal of Pharmacology and Alternative Medicine Therapeutic.
Dr. Sawsan Abuhamdah's Research interests are Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Neuropharmacology, Neurosciences, , ion channels, Alzheimer,s, epilepsy and Parkinson's disease. Neuroprotective approaches for neurodegenerative diseases, drug abuse and Addiction. In vivo behavioural (learning/memory; anxiety), identification and biological evaluation of plants secondary metabolites for CNS.