Two US-based varsity students complete internship at QU-CPH Feb 18, 2019 0 484 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaAS part of a student exchange programme between Qatar University (QU) College of Pharmacy (CPH) and Xavier University (XU) in the USA since 2013, Ms Ahlam Ayyad and Ghazal Maghareh, XU PharmD students, visited QU to complete an academic pharmacy leadership rotation.The Xavier PharmD students were involved in a variety of activities during their four-week rotation. Students had the opportunity to meet with CPH academic administrators and were exposed to academic and clinical and industrial pharmacy settings in Qatar.They also had the opportunity to be part of a teaching activity at CPH, present their research projects and participate in an interprofessional education (IPE) activity on smoking cessation and a CPH outreach event on pain control. They visited three Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) hospitals (Al Khor, Al Wakrah and HMC Heart Hospital) to learn more about the pharmacy practice in hospitals.Commenting on the students’ rotation, CPH Dean Dr Mohammed Diab said: “Student exchange programmes offer broad based benefits and outcomes for students keen to embark on this international adventure. It is with great pleasure that we collaborate with Xavier University and to host their students on the College of Pharmacy premises. This collaboration helps both our students and theirs to develop on the educational, personal and long-term levels.Dr Bridget Javed, director of Doctor of Pharmacy Programme at CPH said: “It was a pleasure hosting the pharmacy students from Xavier University as it provided a platform to learn about pharmacy practice advancements between Qatar and the United States of America.”Dr Hazem Elewa, clinical assistant professor at CPH said: “Students’ performances were outstanding and they were very keen to learn about the academic and clinical settings in Qatar. They also had great interactions with CPH students and exchanged knowledge. This was a true example of what international student exchange should be like.”The visiting student Ahlam Ayyad said: “The experience at Qatar University is one that I will always cherish. From the students to the faculty and to the overall hospitality that my colleague and I received was just phenomenal.” Ghazal Maghareh said: “My experience at Qatar University’s College of Pharmacy was unforgettable. I was able to have one-on-one meetings with the academic administrator to learn more about academia and clinical practice in Qatar. My mentors at Qatar University were dedicated to our learning experience and always provided constructive criticism. Besides the wonderful faculty and administrative staff, I spent a good portion of my time with QU students. I hope to continue to strengthen the relationship between Xavier and Qatar University.” Pages 1234567 RELATED ARTICLES Observe super moon in Qatar tomorrow Feb 18, 2019 0 1130 QA first batch of aircraft mechanics graduate Feb 18, 2019 0 370 Life of Mirza Ghalib focus of QNL poetry meet Feb 18, 2019 0 548 Attorney-General meets with Tajikistan minister Attorney-General HE Dr Ali bin Fetais al Marri met with Minister of Internal Affairs of Tajikistan Ramazon Rahimzoda in Doha on Sunday. During the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on a number of issues of mutual .. Noted expert to discuss wars, displacement at NU-Q talks Tribune News Network Doha Marc Lynch, professor of political science and director of the Project on Middle East Political Science at George Washington University in Washington, DC, as well as the author of several books .. Mall of Qatar unveils promo to reward shoppers Mall of Qatar has launched an exciting Shop & Win promotion to reward its shoppers with 29 gift cards of QR5,000. From February 17 to March 17, coupons can be claimed at Mall of Qatar customer service desks for every QR250 .. Doha Municipality art expo focuses on health, hygiene QNA Doha DOHA Municipality opened an art exhibition and a contest for children’s drawings under the slogan ‘Together for a clean city’, with the aim of developing artistic creativity among young people and instilling ..