Dr. Amira Khalil
Lecturer
328 Building K

05/2015 to Current

Former Assistant Professor
Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority - Cairo Governorate, Department of Drug Radiation Research, National Center for Radiation Research and Technology.

03/2016-06/2018 Lecturer in Pharmaceutical Sciences
Bredin Center for Learning - Edmonton, AB, Canada

09/2016 to Current, Registered Clinical Pharmacist
Alberta College of Pharmacists - Edmonton, AB, Canada

01/2009 to 11/2014 Research and Teaching assistant
University of Alberta - Edmonton, AB, Canada
Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.
CHEM 261: Introductory Organic Chemistry (university level)
CHEM 263: Organic Chemistry (university level)

01/2008 to 12/2008 Assistant Lecturer
Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority - Cairo Governorate
Department of Drug Radiation Research, National Center for Radiation Research
and Technology.

05/2004 to 12/2008 Research Assistant
Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority - Cairo Governorate
Department of Drug Radiation Research, National Center for Radiation Research
and Technology.

09/2003 to 04/2004 Teaching Assistant
Misr International University (MIU)- Cairo Governorate
Department of Phytochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy.

Education

PhD in Chemistry (2014), Chemistry Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.   
Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Chemistry (2007), Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Egypt.   
Graduate Teaching and Learning Program (GTL) (2014), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.   
Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Excellent with honor (2003), Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Egypt.

Journal Articles

Refereed Publications

Amira Khalil, Todd Lowary et al, Studying the binding preferences of

Intelectin using surface plasmon resonance, Manuscript in preparation.

Amira Khalil, Christopher W. Cairo, Todd Lowary, Binding profile of h-IntN1

to Galf oligosaccharides compared to other lectins, Manuscript in
preparation.
Ghorab, Mostafa M.; Abou El Ella, Dalal A.; Noaman, Eman; Heiba, Helmy

I.; Khalil, Amira I.; Computer-based ligand design and synthesis of some

new sulfonamides bearing Pyrrole or pyrrolopyrimidine moieties having
potential antitumor and radioprotective activities, Phosphorous Sulfur and
Silicon, 2008, 183, 90-104.
Abou El Ella, Dalal A.; Ghorab, Mostafa M.; Noaman, Eman; Heiba, Helmy

I.; Khalil, Amira I.; Molecular modeling study and synthesis of novel

pyrrolo[2,3- d]pyrimidines and pyrrolotriazolopyrimidines of expected

 

 

antitumor and radioprotective activities, Bioorganic & Medicinal
Chemistry, 2008, 16, 2391- 2402.

Non-Refereed Contributions and Presentations

Amira I. Khalil, Chunxia Zou, Li Xia, Christopher W. Cairo and Todd L.

Lowary, Studying the binding specificity of intelectin using surface plasmon
resonance, 7th National Carbohydrate Symposium, May 5-7, 2011, Banff,
AB, Canada. (poster)

Amira I. Khalil, Chunxia Zou, Li Xia, Christopher W. Cairo and Todd L.

Lowary, Binding specificity studies of intelectin using SPR, Gordon Research
Conferences, June 19-24, 2011, Waterville, ME, USA. (poster)

Amira I. Khalil, Chunxia Zou, Li Xia, Christopher W. Cairo and Todd L.

Lowary, Insights towards understanding of binding specificity of intelectin
using surface plasmon resonance, Banff Symposium on Organic Chemistry,
November, 11-13, 2011, Banff, AB, Canada. (Talk)

Amira I. Khalil, Chunxia Zou, Li Xia, Christopher W. Cairo, Micheal Pierce

and Todd L. Lowary, Studies towards understanding the binding specificity
of intelectin using surface plasmon resonance”, 8th National
Carbohydrate Symposium, May 9-11, 2012, Banff, AB, Canada. (Poster)

Amira I. Khalil and Todd L. Lowary, “Synthesis of the E. coli K-12 O Antigen

for Studying β-(1     6)-Galf Transferase (WbbI) Activity and Kinetics”, 9th
National Carbohydrate Symposium, May 8-10, 2013, Banff, AB, Canada.
(Poster)
Amira I. Khalil, Jin-Kyu Lee, Chunxia Zou, Christopher W. Cairo, Michael
Pierce and Todd L. Lowary, Intelectin: Expression, characterization and
binding specificity, 10th National Carbohydrate Symposium, May 7-9, 2014,
Banff, AB, Canada. (Poster)
Amira I. Khalil, Jin-Kyu Lee, Chunxia Zou, Christopher W. Cairo, Michael
Pierce and Todd L. Lowary, Intelectin: Expression, characterization and
binding specificity, 97th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition,
June 1-5, 2014, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (Poster)