Kamal M. Matar

Kuwait University, Kuwait


Kamal Matar is an Associate Professor and Chairman of the Department of Applied Therapeutics, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait. He is also a Director of the Therapeutic Drug Monitoring & Clinical Toxicology (TDM & CT) Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University. He is involved in training graduate students as well as resident physicians on the utilization of a wide variety of analytical techniques used for TDM. He received his Ph.D. degree from the Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK, in 2000. Matar has published over 30 peer-reviewed articles. He is serving as a Reviewer for some international journals such as Journal of Chromatography B, Journal of Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Analysis, Medical Principles & Practice, Chemotherapy, Drugs, Analytical Chemistry Insights, and Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. Matar is a Member of the International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring & Clinical Toxicology (IATDMCT), the American Association of Clinical Toxicology (AACT), and the European Compliance Academy (ECA). He organized many international conferences in Kuwait in the area of population pharmacokinetics. His research interests include analytical methods (HPLC; LC-MS/MS) development and validation, pharmacokinetic studies, bioavailability/bioequivalence studies, and therapeutic drug monitoring and population pharmacokinetics.

Biography Updated on 14 October 2013

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