Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Assistant Professor
Clinical Pharmacy

Office: 454 Pharmacy Building
Tel: (901) 448-2239


  • Ph.D., Long Island University, Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • B.S., Damascus University, Syria, Pharmacy

Research Keywords

Drug Solubility

Drug Stability

Pediatric Formulations

Transdermal delivery of Ions

Research Interest/Specialty

Pediatric formulationns

Stability of nanosuspensions

Increasing drug solubility

Enhancing drug stability and half life

Transdermal delivery

Novel drug delivery and drug targeting


  1. Lou, H, Liu, M, Wang, L, Mishra, SR, Qu, W, Johnson, J, Brunson, E, Almoazen, H. Development of a mini-tablet of co-grinded prednisone-neusilin complex for pediatric use. AAPS PharmSciTech, 14 (3), 950-8, 2013.
  2. Sidhom, MB, Rivera, N, Almoazen, H, Taft, DR, Kirschenbaum, HL. Stability of Sotalol Hydrochloride in Extemporaneously Prepared Oral Suspension Formulations. Int J Pharm Compd, 9 (5), 402-406, 2013.
  3. Wheless, JW, Almoazen, H. A novel topical rapamycin cream for the treatment of facial angiofibromas in tuberous sclerosis complex. J Child Neurol, 28 (7), 933-6, 2013.
  4. Lou, H, Liu, M, Qu, W, Johnson, J, Brunson, E, Almoazen, H. The influence of sodium salts (iodide, chloride and sulfate) on the formation efficiency of sulfamerazine nanocrystals. Pharm Dev Technol, 2013.
  5. Lou, H, Liu, M, Qu, W, Hu, Z, Brunson, E, Johnson, J, Almoazen, H. Evaluation of Chlorpheniramine Maleate microparticles in orally disintegrating film and orally disintegrating tablet for pediatrics. Drug Dev Ind Pharm, 2013.
  6. Lou, H, Qiu, N, Crill, C, Helms, R, Almoazen, H. Development of w/o microemulsion for transdermal delivery of iodide ions. AAPS PharmSciTech, 14 (1), 168-76, 2013.
  7. Anand, O, Almoazen, H, Mehrotra, N, Johnson, J, Shukla, A. Controlled release of modified insulin glargine from novel biodegradable injectable gels. AAPS PharmSciTech, 13 (1), 313-22, 2012.
  8. Almoazen, H, Samsa, AC, May, CN. Why analytical testing is needed in pharmaceutical compounding. Am J Pharm Educ, 74 (2), 32c, 2010.
  9. Almoazen, H, Bhattacharjee, H, Samsa, AC, Pate, S. Stability of mesna in ReadyMed infusion devices. Ann Pharmacother, 44 (1), 224-5, 2010.
  10. Wall, GC, Almoazen, H, Maki, ED. Lack of a physicochemical interaction between metronidazole and cholestyramine. Int J Antimicrob Agents, 30 (4), 372-4, 2007.
  11. Li, S, Wong, S, Sethia, S, Almoazen, H, Joshi, YM, Serajuddin, AT. Investigation of solubility and dissolution of a free base and two different salt forms as a function of pH. Pharm Res, 22 (4), 628-35, 2005.
  12. Savant, IA, Kalis, M, Almoazen, H, Ortiz, SR, AbuTarif, M, Taft, DR. Alternative high-performance liquid chromatographic assay for p-aminohippuric acid (PAH): effect of aging on PAH excretion in the isolated perfused rat kidney. J Pharm Biomed Anal, 26 (5-6), 687-99, 2001.