PhD © Pharm D: CRA

Dr. Racha Hawasli is a clinical pharmacy graduate from the Lebanese American University. She is currently a PhD researcher at Kingston University London, looking into the diffusion of innovation in health- more specifically, the feasibility of ambulatory chemotherapy in Lebanon. Additionally, Dr. Hawasli expanded her research topic to include occupational exposure to cytotoxic drugs in academic.

Dr. Hawasli’s expertise lies in quantitative and qualitative methodologies and Pharmaco-economics modeling. She has conducted several assessments in this context over the past four years. She is currently working on setting guidelines for the safe handling of cytotoxic drugs in academic research laboratories.

Dr. Hawasli has several publications in international journals. She presented part of her work as posters at two annual meetings for the British Oncology Pharmacy Association (BOPA), at which she is a member. She is also a member of the International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners (ISOPP).