As part of the preparations to start the academic year 2020/2021, and in implementation of the university’s rules regarding new faculty members joining the university’s faculties, presentations for new faculty members at the Faculty of Pharmacy for the academic year 2020/2021 started in the presence of the President of the University, the Vice Presidents, the Deans of the Faculties and their vice-deans.

Dr. Asma Bashir featured a presentation entitled “Counterfeit Medicines and Their Impact on Society”. Dr. Asma works as a lecturer at University Collage London, specifically at the School of Pharmacy in the field of Pharmaceutics. Dr. Asma is a candidate to teach fifth year students within the “PharmD” program at the Libyan International Medical University. It is worth noting that, the PharmD program is the first of its kind in Libya and specializes in qualifying pharmacists who are able to provide pharmaceutical care within health institutions of all kinds.