Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Nada Alkis-CV
Nada Bassam Alkis
Arnold Nielsens Boulevard 38, 2650 Hvidovre.
Syrian pharmacist graduated with MSc in pharmacy from International University for
Science and Technology (IUST)/Faculty of Pharmacy 2014. Have an independent, social, active,
and responsible personality, fast adopting person for new ideas or thoughts, specific and
determined, keep on going to achieve my goals. A very empathetic and dedicated person looking
for job that never stops knowledge. As experience of internship in pharmacy developed education
into practice work in the real market. Act and respect patients privacy, communicate with patients
honestly, helpful, and useful way. Listen, understand, and advice patients, confidentiality. Keeps
on follow developments, news, and need of markets updates. Manage pharmacy and provide
drugs orders. Marketing new products and communicate with pharmaceutical industry’s sales
representatives. Careful of get lasting relationships with patients, and get patient’s confidence.
2014 Internship at Kattan’s pharmacy - Damascus. As a part of graduation year
working at pharmacy and writing the log book, filling with hundreds of
types, names, APIs, uses, contraindications, and pharmaceutical group of
each drug. During the work into the pharmacy in the duration of three
months. Gained direct communication with patients, flexibility,
confidentiality, and matching knowledge with real work. Listening, asking,
and following the best experienced pharmacists. Searching for drug’s
informations, news updating, and following market’s needs.
Foreign relationship manager at Akat Elite,Turkey, for perfume & deodorants at
Edirne kapi (3 months). Was assigned the responsibility to attend to English and
Arabic speaking customers. Resigned to go back to Syria to finish my education.
Student Guide at IUST (International University of Science & Technology,
www.iust.edu.sy) in the English Department. Made the placement test (to decide
the new students English skills) and were responsible for introducing the university
to them and mentoring them (3 months).
2015 MSc in pharmaceutical science at Copenhagen University faculty of pharmacy.
The Ministry of Higher Education (Styrelsen for Videregående Uddannelser)
has accepted my education certificate and deemed it equal to three years danish
bachelor plus one year master (Merit). Studied clinical drug development and
protocol writing for clinical trial in phase I, phase II, or phase III as project.
Pharmaceutical drug development writing preformulation and manufacturing of
Montelukast sodium as project. Pharmacology from physiology to therapy.
MSc in pharmacy from IUST-International university for science and
technology (http://iust.edu.sy/). As a graduation’s subject completed a three month
internship at Kattan’s Pharmacy, Damascus.
Determination of some anticancer drugs was my graduation project in team work
with two colleague supervised by Dr.Jehad Diab. Included the principles of cancer
chemotherapy, treatment strategies, anticancer drugs e.g: antimetabolites,
antibodies, alkylating agents, microtubule inhibitors, steroid hormones and their
antagonists, monoclonal antibodies, and other chemotherapeutic agents.
Also studied of drug design, and gained knowledge of the effects of medicinal
placebo trials, clinical trial development and phases. Was also very interested in
pharmaceutical industry including dosage forms improvements, technical
procedures, and formulation.
Because of the war in Syria I moved to Istanbul with my family. Studied Turkish
language at Istanbul Dil Merkezi-Tophane (http://dilmerkezi.istanbul.edu.tr/en/),
took the certificate of A1, A2, B1, & B2 (8 months).
Studied Pharmacy at IUST-International University for Science & Technology (4
years & half year). During the study attended a workshops at IUST career center
and got a certificate in competencies, communication skills and presentation skills,
writing skills, & CV writing.
During first year of the study gained insight into biochemistry. Although many of
my peers failed, I found biochemistry so interesting that I pushed through and
passed it at first attempt.
Succeeded high school with a very high degrees: 220/240 possible points (top of
the Syrian academic point system) from Albayan School.
Danish :Elementary proficiency (Danskuddannelse3). Fast learner, planning on
finishing module 5th
English :Professional proficiency.
Turkish :Limited working proficiency.
Arabic: Native proficiency.
Courses and other engagements:
2015 Became a member of a big danish volunteering group from danish society
called “Venligboerne”. Had many danish friends and communications.
Contacting on facebook and have meetings.
2014 Attended a first aid course from Red Cross (Syria) for three months.
2010-2012 Member of Students Spreading Smiles charity group.