Mona N. Sweilam


Postgraduate Researcher
BSc MSc

Biography

My qualifications

2006
BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Pharmacy, Helwan University, Egypt
2013
MSc Pharmaceutical Analytical Chemistry
Faculty of Pharmacy, Helwan University, Egypt

Previous roles

2013 - 2015
Assistant Lecturer
Faculty of Pharmacy, Helwan University, Egypt
2007 - 2013
Teaching Assistant
Faculty of Pharmacy, Helwan University, Egypt
2006 - 2007
Community Pharmacist
Egypt

Affiliations and memberships

Associate member of Royal Society of Chemistry (AMRSC)

Research

Research interests

Research projects

Research collaborations

Indicators of esteem

  • Conference presentations:

    • Keynote Presentation & Session Chair at the Biosensors 2018, 28th anniversary world congress on biosensors in Florida, USA (June 2018)
    • Poster Presentation at Doctoral college conference, University of Surrey, UK (July 2017)
    • 3-Minutes research competition at FEPS Festival of research, University of Surrey, UK (June 2017)
    • Poster Presentation at SCI Electrochemistry Postgraduate Conference, University of Southampton, UK (May 2017)
    • Oral Presentation at 5th International Conference on Bio-Sensing Technology in Italy (May 2017)
  • Awards and grants:

    • RSC Downland Prize for University of Surrey Postgraduate of the Year 2017-18 (9/2018).
    • Newton-Mosharafa PhD scholarship award (9/2015 - present)
    • RSC Researcher mobility grant (3/2018 - present)
    • RSC Travel Grants for PhD Students and Early Career Scientists (5/2018)
    • University of Surrey Postgraduate conference grant, FEPS faculty research support fund (FRSF) Award (3/2018)
    • RSC Overseas conference travel grant from the Analytical Chemistry Trust Fund (4/2017)

My publications

Publications

Mona N. Sweilam, John Varcoe and Carol Crean (2018). Fabrication and Optimization of Fiber-Based Lithium Sensor: A Step towards Wearable Sensors for Lithium Drug Monitoring in Interstitial Fluid, Sensors, ACS, ASAP.
Mohamed S. Rizk, Hanan A. Merey, Shereen M. Tawakkol and Mona N. Sweilam (2015). Development and Validation of a Stability-Indicating Micellar Liquid Chromatographic Method for the Determination of Timolol Maleate in the Presence of Its Degradation Products, Journal of Chromatographic Science, 53(4) :503-510.
Mohamed S. Rizk, Hanan A. Merey, Shereen M. Tawakkol and Mona N. Sweilam (2014). Simultaneous Determination of Timolol maleate and Brimonidine tartarate in their Pharmaceutical Dosage Form, Analytical Chemistry Letters, 4(2): 132-145.
Mohamed S. Rizk, Hanan A. Merey, Shereen M. Tawakkol and Mona N. Sweilam (2014). Applicability of bivariate calibration algorithm and Vierordt method for simultaneous determination of Timolol maleate and Brimonidine tartrate in their binary mixture and pharmaceutical dosage form, International Journal of Pharmaceutical Science Research, 5(7): 2631-41.
Mohamed S. Rizk, Hanan A. Merey, Shereen M. Tawakkol and Mona N. Sweilam (2013). New Potentiometric Determination of Clindamycin Hydrochloride in Pharmaceuticals, Research and Reviews in Electrochemistry, 4(5): 161-167.