I am Amal Akour, an Assistant Professor at the Department of Biopharmaceutics and Clinical Pharmacy/Faculty of Pharmacy/University of Jordan. I completed my PhD at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA in Pharmacotherapy with emphasis on placental drug transport. I have also other interests in the fields of endocrinology and women's health. I started working at the University of Jordan on January 2013, and pleased to join this respectable institute. Always ready for new research ideas!