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Manager Pharmacy

Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
January 08, 2018

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Dr. Nagy Ellahham

Personal Background

1. Address 3171 Bowen Drive, Richmond, BC, Canada. V7C4C6 2. Cell Phone +1 (604) 368- 6115

3. Email

Career Objectives:

To strive for excellence by working hard with full determination and dedication to achieve organizational as well as personal goals, where I can perform my health care management administration skills according to my strong caliber and efficiency.

To seek a position as a manager of pharmacy services in a Long Term Care setting. Registration/License

1. Registered as a full Pharmacist in British Columbia, Canada License # 14798

2. Registered as a full Pharmacist in Manitoba, Canada License # 41892


Highly effective with successful back history in establishing, coordinating, developing the achievement of departmental goals and objectives (More than 4000 beds LTC store)

Demonstrated skills and thorough knowledge in developing an organizational structure with clearly defined lines of authority and job responsibilities that enable employees to work together toward common objectives.

Outstanding ability to integrate pharmacy and clinical services with other departments to establish a multidisciplinary approach to improving patient care.

Solid and outstanding background in Medication management and use including medication safety approach.

Strong communication skills, excellent organization proficiency and an efficient team player

Competent in consulting with boards of directors, senior managers and government officials

Strong background to develop, justify, lead and manage pharmacy programs and services to improve patient care

Prepare, monitor, and administer the pharmacy services operations budget including capital equipment and personnel.

Establish policies and procedures for recruiting, hiring, orienting, training, supervising, motivating, evaluating, and disciplining staff.

Approve position descriptions and performance standards for all pharmacy staff.

Establish appropriate staffing levels and positions to achieve departmental and hospital objectives.

Creative and resourceful in seeking innovative ways to reduce or contain costs and ensure quality services.

Highly effective with successful back history in developing solid professional relationships with Pharmacists, Nurses, Physicians, Specialists, Consultants and decision makers.

Outstanding ability to present drugs monographs and latest updates of related medical studies findings.

Highly effective with hands on experience to develop, approve, interpret, and enforce hospital and departmental policies and procedures to achieve service objectives. ( more than 400 beds hospitals)

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Outstanding ability to assure compliance with standards of practice from accreditation organizations like Joint Commission

Creative and resourceful in planning, organizing coordinating activities of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee.

Thrive in the challenge of reviewing data analysis, preparation of reports and discuss it with senior management.

Professional Experiences

April, 2016- Nov 2017 Pharmacy Manager, Rexall Health Solutions, Victoria BC Canada Jan 2016 - April 2016 Pharmacy Manager, Rexall Health Solutions, Geri-Aid, Winnipeg Canada Dec, 2015- Feb, 2016 Relief Pharmacist, Hospital and Community BC, Canada

Oct, 2014- Oct, 2015 Pharmacist Intern and volunteer, Shoppers Drug Mart. Langley BC

2011-2014 Drug Clinical Consultant, Najisons Pharmaceuticals Solutions. Richmond BC, Canada

2007-2011 Acting Director, Pharmaceutical Services Institute at Al Ain Hospital. Health Authority, Dubai, UAE

2005-2011 Clinical Pharmacist Lead, ICU,CCU,ED,Surgical & Orthopedic Institute, Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee, Medication Safety, Medication Utilization Evaluation. Al-Ain Hospital, Health Authority, Abu Dhabi,U.A.E 2003-2005 Pharmacy Manager, Narcotics, IV Fluids & Chemicals, Medications warehouse, Al Ain district Ministry of Health,UAE

2001-2003 Pharmacy Manager, Al Masoudi Clinic, primary health Care,Ministry of Health,UAE

1999-2001 Pharmacy Manager, Mezyad Clinic, primary health Care, Ministry of Health,UAE

Academic & Teaching Experiences

2008-2011 Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor

Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, UAE University 2007-2011 Assistant professor

College of Pharmacy Al-Ain University

2000-2005 Assistant professor

College of Pharmacy Ajman University,U.A.E

Academic Qualifications

ECE (Educational Credential Evaluators), United States of America equivalency Certification. 7TH/October/2013

Doctor of Philosophy Degree.- Clinical Pharmacy

Master of Science degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy

1. Degree : Doctor of Philosophy. Major in Clinical Pharmacy W/Honore Grade of: Magna CumLaude

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University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines- Mar/1998 2. Degree: Master of Science in Pharmacy

W/Honore: Benemeritus

University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines- Oct/1994 3. Degree: Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy

Adamson University, Manila, Philippines- Mar/1991

4. Drug Information Specialist Certificate

The University Of Iowa, College of Pharmacy

Iowa- Sep/2005

5. Dubai Practicum on Quality Improvement and Accreditation Joint Commission International

Dubai, UAE- Nov/2008.

6. Multidisciplinary team building skills

Institute of international research

Al Ain, UAE- Jul/2009.

Computer Skills: Skilled & trained in the following areas: 1. Nexxsys

2. Kroll

3. Healthwatch

4. Oracle system

5. Cerner Health Information system

6. Ms Word

7. Ms Excel

8. Ms PowerPoint

Leadership Experiences

1. Pharmacy Manager, Rexall Health Solutions, Victoria BC Canada 2. Pharmacy Manager, Rexall Health Solutions, Geri-Aid Winnipeg, Canada 3. Acting Director, Pharmaceutical Services Institute at Al Ain Hospital. 4. Champion, Joint Commission International Accreditation (JCIA) of Medications Management and Use (MMU), Al Ain Hospital

5. Formulary Supervisor, Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee of Al Ain Hospital 6. Pharmacovigilance Officer, Al Ain hospital UAE National Pharmacovigilance Center. 7. Chairperson, Medication safety committee, Al Ain hospital 8. Manager, Medications warehouse, Al Ain district Ministry of Health, UAE 9. Narcotics In-Charge Al Ain district Ministry of Health, UAE 10. Pharmacist In-Charge, Primary Health Care, Al Ain district Ministry of Health, UAE Languages

Speaking & Writing Excellent Good Fair





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Membership Organization

Member of the following organizations:

1. BC Pharmacy Association

2. Canadian Pharmacist Association

3. College of Pharmacists of British Columbia

4. European Society of Clinical Pharmacy (ESCP)

5. American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)

6. American Pharmaceutical Association (APhA)

7. Arab Medical Association

8. Philippine Pharmaceutical Association

9. University of Santo Tomas Alumni Association

10. Adamson University Alumni Association

Honors And Awards

1. JCIA Champion trophy award, Al Ain Hospital, UAE- 2010 2. Medication Safety Trophy Award- 2009

3. Speaker trophy Paramedical Educational Day, UAE- 2008 4. Magna Cum Laude PhD, Graduate School, UST, Manila, Philippines- 1998 5. BENEMERITUS MSc, Graduate School. UST, Manila, Philippines- 1994 6. Academic Excellence, College Of Pharmacy, Adamson University, Manila,Philippines- 1991 7. Top Ten College of Pharmacy, Adamson University, Manila, Philippines- 1990 Publications and Current Research Work

1. Implementation of medication errors reporting via Med Safe® Tool, The clinical pharmacists and the inpatient nursing staf collaborative approach. Journal of Patient Safety,Accepted June, 2007, Manuscript JPS-S-07-00012

2. Improving the awareness of inpatient nursing staff about medication errors: The clinical pharmacist’s perspectives. Pharmacy World Science, Accepted August, 2007 Manuscript ID PHAR246R1

3. Surviving Sepsis Campaign”: “Bringing the Recommendations to the Bedside” – International sepsis symposium, Luise pasteur Institute,Paris ( 26-29 Sep, 2007 ) 4. The importance of Invasive homodynamic monitoring in the diagnosis and management of patients (Poster) – International critical care conference, Dubai ( 20-24 April, 2007 ) 5. The Inhibitory Effects of Ascorbic Acid on Chromosome breaking activity and germ cell genotoxicity of two anti-cancer drugs, Bleomycin and Cytarabine. pending for publication. 6. The Anti-Inflammatory and Anti-Microbial properties of Averrhoa bilimbi linn, pending for publication

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Seminars & Workshops

1. Methadone Maintenece and treatment training. SFU, Harbour Center, Vancouver, 201 2. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March, 2011, Dubai U.A.E 3. 3rd Medication Safety Conference

April 10 &11, 2010, Fairmont Bab-Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi, UAE 4. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March, 2010, Dubai U.A.E. 5. European Society of Clinical Pharmacy, ESCP-GSASA Symposium on Clinical Pharmacy 3-6 November 2009-Geneva, Switzerland

6. 6 International patient Safety Goals Awareness and workshop June, 21, 09, Intercontinental Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE 7. Multidisciplinary Team Building Skills

July, 5-7, 2009, Institute of International Research. 8. JCIA Fair, Educational and awareness towards a successful JCI Accreditation June-July,09 Al Ain Hospital,UAE

9. Basic Life Support For Health Care Providers BLS, May 14, 2009, American Heart Association (AHA), AAH 10. International Conference, Trauma management, Critical Care and Prevention17-19February, 2009, Al Ain, UAE.

11. 2nd Paramedical Continuing Professional Development Educational Day, June,2009,Al Ain,UAE 12. 2nd Medication Safety Conference

April 18-19, 09 Al Ain, UAE

13. International Practicum on quality Improvement and Accreditation, JCI,16-20 November 2008,Dubai,UAE

14. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March, 2008, Dubai U.A.E. 15. National Pharmacovigilance Workshop

December, 4-6-2007, Abu Dhabi, UAE

16. 2nd Medication Safety: global Challenge, Local Initiative December, 8, 2007, Abu Dhabi, UAE

17. International critical Care Conference & Exhibition-ICCC Dubai 2007, April 22-24-2007, Dubai U.A.E.

18. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March (20-22)-2007, Dubai U.A.E.

19. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March (13-15)-2006, Dubai U.A.E.

20. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March (21-23)-2005, Dubai U.A.E.

21. 2nd Annual Workshop on Management of Pain,

April -22-2004, Al-Ain, U.A.E

22. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March (20-22)-2004, Dubai U.A.E.

23. The Management of MI Left Ventricular Dysfunction, February-8-2004, Abu Dhabi U.A.E. 24. New Approach For Management Of Upper & Lower RTI, October-18-2003, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. 25. Hepatitis C, October –16-2003, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. 26. Update On Coronary Artery Disease,October-9-2003,Abu Dhabi,U.A.E. 27. The Role of Pharmacist in Asthma Management-Workshop, Septemper-23-2003, Dubai, U.A.E. 28. Prolonged DVT Prophylaxis In Cancer Surgery Patient, September-20-2003, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. 29. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March-(1-3)-2003, Dubai 30. U.A.E

31. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, March-(9-11)-2002, Dubai U.A.E

32. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, April-(22-24)-2001, Dubai U.A.E.

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33. Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conférence, November-(20-22)-1999, Dubai U.A.E.

34. Continuing education lecture in hospital pharmacy. Hotel Nikko, Manila Philippines, 1992 35. Implementation of administrative order 56 series 1989 licensing of drug establishments BFAD, Manila Philippines March 1993

36. The use of the Plethysmometer in determining the anti-inflammatory activities using Albino Rats U.P. Manila Philippines, 1994

37. Drug interaction continuing education Makati Medical Center, Manila Philippines, 1997 38. Intraperitoneal administration of test drugs to Swiss mice, Institute of Pharmacology Department U.P., Manila, Philippines, 1996

39. Acyclovir, Drug of choice for herpes simplex, Philippine Plaza Hotel, Manila, Philippines, 1995 40. Screening of Micro nucleated polychromatic erythrocytes under the microscope, U.P, Manila, Philippines, 1998


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