Membership type: full
Hilda AmekyehCountry of origin: Ghana Currently in: Ghana, Ho General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Degrees2016 Doctorate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences2012 Master Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences2009 Undergraduate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Current Research Activities
Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
- Formulation of pharmaceutical products aimed at improving drug bioavailability - Pharmacokinetic studies
Publications resulting from Research:
Amekyeh, H., Billa, N., Roberts, C. 2017. Correlating gastric emptying of amphotericin B and paracetamol solid lipid nanoparticles with changes in particle surface chemistry. International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 517(1-2), 42-49.
Amekyeh, H., Billa, N., Yuen, K.H. & Lim, S.C. 2016. Effect of food status on the gastrointestinal transit of amphotericin B-containing solid lipid nanoparticles in rats. AAPS PharmSciTech, 17(5), 1060-1066.
Amekyeh, H., Billa, N., Yuen, K.H. & Chin, S.L.S. 2015. A gastrointestinal transit study on amphotericin B-loaded solid lipid nanoparticles in rats. AAPS PharmSciTech, 16(4), 871-877.
Amekyeh, H., Billa, N. & Yuen, K.H. 2015. Simultaneous HPLC assay of paracetamol and sulphapyridine as markers for estimating gastrointestinal transit of amphotericin B- containing nanoparticles in rat plasma. Journal of Bioequivalence Studies, 1(1), 104.
Ofori-Kwakye, K., Amekyeh, H., El-Duah, M. & Kipo. S.L. 2012. Mechanical and tablet coating properties of cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale L) gum-based films. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, 5(4), 62-68.
Current professionCurrent professional activities type:AdministrationTeaching• Teaching pharmaceutics (theory and practical components) • Mentoring students in the School of Pharmacy • Providing leadership • Ensuring acceptable standards of teaching by lecturers in the department • Supervising laboratory technicians assigned to the department
Workshop and Conference Attended2015 East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom 6th APS International PharmSci2014 Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia 25th Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations (FAPA) Congress
AffiliationsPharmaceutical Society of Ghana
Other AwardsSep 2012PhD Full Scholarship Ghana Education Trust FundThe award was for my PhD programme