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Nada Alam-Eldin

Country of origin: Egypt Currently in: Kuwait, As-Salmiyah General field of specialization: Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Academic Background

Degrees

2015 Master Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology

Work as a Senior Research Assistant at the Clinical Research Department of Dasman Diabetes Institute, particularly; assisting senior staff members in clinical research projects with the main focus of diabetes prevention.


Publications resulting from Research: 


1) Khajah MA, Mathew PM, Alam-Eldin NS, and Luqmani YA. (2015), Bleb formation is induced by alkaline but not acidic pH in estrogen receptor silenced breast cancer cells. Intl. J. Oncology 46: 1685 – 1698.
2) Luqmani YA, Alam-Eldin NS. (2015), Overcoming resistance to endocrine therapy in breast cancer; new approaches to a nagging problem. Medical Principles and Practice 25: 28 – 40.
3) Ahmad R, Al-Mass A, Al-Ghawas D, Shareif N, Zghoul N, Melhem M, Hasan A, Al-Ghimlas F, Dermime S, Behbehani K. (2013), Interaction of Osteopontin with IL-18 in obese individuals: Implications for insulin resistance. PLOS ONE 8: 1- 9.



Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Research
Teaching
Presently, I am working as a Senior Clinical Research Assistant at Dasman Diabetes Institute, where I am involved in enrolling patients, collecting their medical history, and coordinating their clinics and laboratory testing appointments. Furthermore, I am involved in processing these patients’ samples through conducting of different in vitro tests on, as well as conducting patients’ educational sessions for a mobile-based application for patients’ food/exercise data entry. In addition, I have worked as a part-time Teaching Assistant in Kuwait University during my Masters years, teaching various courses, including Biochemistry (for Pharmacy students), Biology 101, and Microbial Genetics (300 level course),

Workshop and Conference Attended

2016 Kuwait The 5th General Assembly and International Conference-Women in Science and Technology for the Developing World
2016 Kuwait Advancing Quality Improvement in Patient safety, and Exploring Tracer Methodology Workshop (Accreditation Canada International)
2012 Kuwait Basic Laboratory Animal Handling & Management