Dr. Ahlam Zaid Alkilani is an Assistant Professor at faculty of Pharmacy, Zarqa University, Zarqa, Jordan. Now she is a Head of Pharmaceutical Science department. She graduated from Jordan University, college of pharmacy in September 2006. Then she obtained M.Sc degree in Pharmaceutical Science from Jordan University in June 2010. After that she completed Ph.D in Drug Delivery and Pharmaceutical Technology at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Queen’s university of Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom in October 2013. She presented in International conferences, Proceedings of the 2 nd International Conference on Microneedles, Cork, Ireland, Proceedings of the 2013 UKICRS Symposium, Belfast.
She published a research articles titled "Hydrogel-forming microneedle arrays exhibit antimicrobial properties: Potential for enhanced patient safety", "Design and physicochemical characterisation of novel dissolving polymeric microneedle arrays for transdermal delivery of high dose, low molecular weight drugs", "Hydrogel-Forming Microneedle Arrays Can Be Effectively Inserted in Skin by Self-Application: A Pilot Study Centred on Pharmacist Intervention and a Patient Information Leaflet", "Hydrogel Forming and Dissolving Microneedles for Enhanced Delivery of Photosensitizers and Precursors.", and Hydrogel-Forming Microneedles Prepared from “Super Swelling” Polymers Combined with Lyophilised Wafers for Transdermal Drug Delivery.
Transdermal drug delivery; Microneedle; Controlled release; Pharmaceutical analysis; Formulations; Iontophoresis; In vitro release; Sterilization and Pharmaceutical industry.