Professor Dalia Abdel-Rhman Attia
Head of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology Department
106 Building K

May 1994-March 1996,as Quality Control Analyst (El-Nile Pharmaceutical Comp.),

March 1996-August 1997,as Medical Representative (GlaxoWellcome Pharmaceutical Comp. ),

August 1997- May 2002,as Demonstrator of pharmaceutics (Al-Azhar University , Faculty of Pharmacy,

Pharmaceutics Department) May 2002-January 2005,as Lecturer Assistant of pharmaceutics(Al-Azhar University , Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutics Department ),

January 2005-August 2005, as Lecturer of pharmaceutics ( Al-Azhar University , Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutics Department ),

September 2005- February 2007, as Lecturer of pharmaceutics (October University For Modern Sciences & Arts (MSA) Faculty of Pharmacy ),

April 2007 – September 2007 , as Honorary lecturer of Pharmaceutics (Manchester University, UK School of Pharmacy),

February 2009- June 2009, as Lecturer of Pharmaceutics (Part Time) (Misr International University (MIU) Faculty of Pharmacy),

April 2010-August 2010, as Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutics (Al-Azhar University , Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutics Department ),

September 2010- August 2013,as Assistant Professor & Head of the Pharmaceutics Department (Modern University for technology and information (MTI), Faculty of Pharmacy),

September 2013 join The British University in Egypt BUE as Associate Professor and acting Head of Pharmaceutics Department.

September 2015 as Professor and Head of Pharmaceutics and Industrial Pharmacy Department current.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) (Pharmaceutics) Al-Azhar University (Girls)- Cairo, Egypt 2002-2005

 Master in Pharmaceutical sciences (Pharmaceutics) Al-Azhar University (Girls)- Cairo, Egypt 1998-2002

Bachelor of PharmacyCairo University- Cairo, Egypt 1989-1994

Journal Articles

Screening of the Variables Affecting the Quality Attributes of Pomegranate Bioactive Compounds Loaded Solid Lipid Nanoparticles Using Plackett Burman Design – Under Review
Noha Badawy, Mahmoud Taema, Khaled Elsay, Dalia A. Attia, Mohammed El Nabarawy, Mohey M Elmazar

Enhanced allicin cytotoxicity on HEPG-2 cells using glycerretinic acid surface-decorated gelatin nanoparticles. ACS Omega 2019, 4, 11293−1130
Muhammed Ossama, Rania M. Hathout, Dalia A. Attia, Nahed D. Mortada.

The microemulsion as a key player in conquering the skin barrier for the aim of transdermal delivery of drugs: reviewing a successful decade, May 2019 Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research 12(5):34-48
Rania Yehia and Dalia AbdelRhman Attia.

Fluconazole-loaded solid lipid nanoparticles topical gel for treatment of pityriasis versicolor: formulation and clinical study, Drug Delivery, 25:1, 78-90, January (2018).

Shaimaa El-Housiny, Maii Atef Shams Eldeen, Yasmina Ahmed El-Attar, Hoda Salem, Dalia Attia, Ehab R. Bendas & Mohamed A. El-Nabarawi

Honey-based hydrogel: In vitro and comparative In vivo evaluation for burn wound healing. Scientific Reports, 7: 9692, (2017).
Reham F. El-Kased, Reham I. Amer, Dalia Attia & M. M. Elmazar

Anti-tumor efficacy of an integrated Methyl Dihydrojasmonate transdermal microemulsion system targeting breast cancer cells: In-vitro and In-vivo studies. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 155: 512–521, (2017).
Rania Yehia, Rania M. Hathout , Dalia A. Attia, Mohamed M. Elmazar , Nahed D. Mortada.

Development of Fluconazole Controlled Release Formulations Based on Solid Lipid Nanoparticles for Topical Delivery. Inventi Rapid: NDDS, Issue 2, Vol. (2017)
Shaimaa El-Housiny, Dalia Attia, Ehab Rasmy, Mohamed A El-Nabarawi.

Advanced Nanocarriers as Targeted Delivery systems for Cancer Therapy. LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-00095-7, (2016). Dalia Attia,

Repaglinide Fast dissolving Tablet: In vitro & In vivo studies. LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-00338-5, (2016).
Dalia Attia

Formulation and Evaluation of Diclofenac Potassium Transdermal Gel. Global journal for research analysis. Volume-5, Issue-3,162-169, (2016).
Noha M. Badawi, Samya H. Shalaby, Amal A. Ammar, Dalia A. Attia.

In vitro and In vivo Studies of Repaglinide Fast Dissolving Tablet Utilizing Solid Dispersion Techniques. British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 5 (4): 260-279, (2015). Dalia Abdel-Rhman Attia

Controlled Release Delivery Systems LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-659-53230-6, (2014).
Dalia AbdelRhman, Alaa El-Din Ali Kassem, Maha Marzouk, Metronidazole

Pharmaceutical Studies On Fluconazole Topical Emulgel Indian Streams Research Journal .(2014).
Dalia Abd El-Rhman, Mohamed A. El-Nabarawi , Sally A. Abdel-Halim and Doaa A. Helal

In-Vitro Skin Permeation and Biological Evaluation of Lornoxicam Monolithic Transdermal Patches International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (2013).
Mohamed A El Nabarawi, Dalia S Shaker, Dalia A Attia, Shereen A Hamed.

Formulation and Evaluation of Fluconazole Topical Gel International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. (2012)
Doaa A. Helal, Dalia Abd El-Rhman, Sally A. Abdel-Halim, Mohamed A. El-Nabaraw.’

Materials for microencapsulation: what toroidal particles ("doughnuts") can do better than spherical beads. Soft Matter, 17(6), 4070-4083. (2010).
S. Ungphaiboon, D. Attia, GG d''Ayala, P. Sansongsak, F. Cellesi, N. Tirelli.

Once A day ocuserts of Dexamethasone Az. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 42 (9): 367-376, 2010
Ghada H.El-Osaily, Dalia A.Attia and Reham I. Amer.

In Vitro and in Vivo Evaluation of Transdermal Absorbtion of Naproxen Sodium Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, INSInet Publications, 3 (3): 2154 – 2165, (2009).
Dalia A. Attia

Formulation and evaluation of aceclofenac sublingual tablets using different superdisintegrants and comparing them with
other disintegrants. Bull.Fac.Pharm.Cairo Univ., Vol. 47. No.1: 171-179, (2009).
Manal K. Darwish, Dalia A. Attia.

Optimization and Characterization of Bioadhesive Gastroretentive Amoxicillin Tablets using the Mixture Experimental Design. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, INSInet Publication, 4(11): 1328-1339, (2008).
Dalia A. Attia, Khalid M. El-Say and Afaf A. Ramadan.

Preparation and In-Vitro Evaluation of Eudispert Hydrogel Rectal Suppositories Containing Salicylamide. Bull. Pharm. Sci., Assiut University, Vol. 30, Part 2, 169 – 179, (2007).
Afaf A. Ramadan, Amal S. Abou El-Eineen and Dalia A. Attia.

Penetration enhancers effect on the in vitro & in vivo percutaneous absorption of naproxen through rat skin. Az. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 35 (3): 185-196, (2007).
D. Abdel Rhman & M. Darwish.

Formulation of sustained release biphasic delivery systems containing naproxen. Az. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 34 (9): 214-223, (2006).
Darwish M.K, Attia D.A.

Conference Papers
  • Poster presentation entitled, Enhanced allicin cytotoxicity on HEPG-2 cells using glycerretinic acid surface-decorated gelatin 2nd Ein Shams International conference, 2019, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Key note speaker at the upcoming World Congress and Expo on Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery Systems, 2018, London, UK.
  • Poster presentation entitled Development of Fluconazole Controlled Release Formulations Based on Solid Lipid Nanoparticles for Topical Delivery’ at the Arab International Pharmacy Conference, 2017, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Oral presentation entitled, Formulation and Characterization of Solid lipid Nanoparticles loaded with Metronidazole as Drug Delivery System in the 1st International Conference of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Education, 2017, Luxor,
  • Poster presentation entitled, Formulation and Characterization of Solid lipid Nanoparticles loaded with Metronidazole as Drug Delivery System, in the 1st International Conference of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Education, 2017, Luxor,
  • Poster presentation entitled, In-vitro, in-vivo and stability studies of Diclofenac potassium gel prepared with pectin as gelling agent in the 14th European Symposium on Controlled Drug Delivery, 2016, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands.
  • Poster presentation entitled, Potential transdermal anticancer treatment using integrated methyl dihydrojasmonate microemulsion systems, in the 14th European Symposium on Controlled Drug Delivery, 2016, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands.
  • Poster presentation entitled ‘In vitro and In vivo studies of Repaglinide Fast Dissolving Tablet utilizing Solid Dispersion Techniques’ at the 3rd FUE International Conference of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2015, Cairo,
  • Poster presentation entitled Preparation and Evaluation of Niosomes Containing an Anti-Cellulite Drug, 6th International Scientific Conference of Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, 2015, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Poster presentation entitled Formulation and evaluation of topical emulsions for fluconazole, in the Fourth International Scientific Conference, 2013, Cairo,
  • Poster presentation entitled Formulation of Aceclofenac Sublingual Tablets Using Different Superdisintegrants and Comparing Them with Other Disintegrants, in the Egyptian Pharmaceutical Society 31st conference of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2008, Cairo,
  • Poster presentation entitled, Penetration enhancers effect on the in vitro & in vivo percutaneous absorption of naproxen through rat skin, in Al-Azhar 5th International Conference for Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences, 2008, Cairo,
  • Attending Al-Azhar 5th International conference for Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences, 13 – 14 Feb. 2008, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Attending the 1st International conference of the National Authority for Quality Assurance of Education and Accreditation, titled Standards and ways to quality and reliability, 21 – 22 June 2008, Cairo,
  • Attending the 11th International Medical Conference at Faculty of Medicine, Azhar University – Girls, 2005, Cairo, Egypt.
Chapters in Books
  • Advanced Nanocarriers as Targeted Delivery systems for Cancer “LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-00095-7, (2016).
  • Repaglinide Fast dissolving Tablet: In vitro & In vivo “LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-00338-5, (2016).
  • Metronidazole "Controlled Release Delivery Systems" LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-659-53230-6, (2014).
Fields of Interests
The major field of interest is in Biopharmaceutical Studies on Certain Drug(s) in Controlled Release Delivery Systems. In addition design and evaluation of targeted Nano particulate Drug Delivery Systems.
Research Projects
Working on preparation and evaluation of nano delivery systems for different anticancer drugs ( Liver, Breast, leukaemia, etc).
Responsibilities
Administrative Department duties Teaching undergraduate courses Supervision of postgraduate students Involved in Faculty committees Prep year Coordinator
Publications
Dalia Abd El-Rhman, Mohamed A. El-Nabarawi , Sally A. Abdel-Halim and Doaa A. Helal. Non-ionic Surfactant Based Vesicular Drug Delivery System for Topical Delivery of Caffeine for Treatment of Cellulite: Design, Formulation, Characterization, Histological Anti-Cellulite Activity and Pharmacokinetic Evaluation. Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy · September (2017). · Reham F. El-Kased, Reham I. Amer, Dalia Attia & M. M. Elmazar. Honey-based hydrogel: In vitro and comparative In vivo evaluation for burn wound healing. Scientific Reports, 7: 9692, (2017). · Rania Yehia, Rania M. Hathout , Dalia A. Attia, Mohamed M. Elmazar , Nahed D. Mortada. Anti-tumor efficacy of an integrated Methyl Dihydrojasmonate transdermal microemulsion system targeting breast cancer cells: In-vitro and In-vivo studies. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 155: 512–521, (2017). · Shaimaa El-Housiny, Dalia Attia, Ehab Rasmy, Mohamed A El-Nabarawi. Development of Fluconazole Controlled Release Formulations Based on Solid Lipid Nanoparticles for Topical Delivery. Inventi Rapid: NDDS, Issue 2, Vol. (2017) · Dalia Attia, Advanced Nanocarriers as Targeted Delivery systems for Cancer Therapy. “LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-00095-7, (2016). · Dalia Attia, Repaglinide Fast dissolving Tablet: In vitro & In vivo studies. “LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-00338-5, (2016). · Noha M. Badawi, Samya H. Shalaby, Amal A. Ammar, Dalia A. Attia. Formulation and Evaluation of Diclofenac Potassium Transdermal Gel. Global journal for research analysis. Volume-5, Issue-3,162-169, (2016). · Dalia Abdel-Rhman Attia. In vitro and In vivo Studies of Repaglinide Fast Dissolving Tablet Utilizing Solid Dispersion Techniques. British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 5(4): 260-279, (2015). · Dalia AbdelRhman, Alaa El-Din Ali Kassem, Maha Marzouk, Metronidazole "Controlled Release Delivery Systems" LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-659-53230-6, (2014). · Dalia Abd El-Rhman, Mohamed A. El-Nabarawi , Sally A. Abdel-Halim and Doaa A. Helal’ Pharmaceutical Studies On Fluconazole Topical Emulgel’ Indian Streams Research Journal .(2014). · Mohamed A El Nabarawi, Dalia S Shaker, Dalia A Attia, Shereen A Hamed. ‘In-Vitro Skin Permeation And Biological Evaluation Of Lornoxicam Monolithic Transdermal Patches’ International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (2013). · Doaa A. Helal, Dalia Abd El-Rhman, Sally A. Abdel-Halim, Mohamed A. El-Nabaraw.’ Formulation And Evaluation Of Fluconazole Topical Gel’ International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. (2012) · S. Ungphaiboon, D. Attia, GG d''Ayala, P. Sansongsak, F. Cellesi, N. Tirelli. Materials for microencapsulation: what toroidal particles ("doughnuts") can do better than spherical beads. Soft Matter, 17(6), 4070-4083. (2010). · Ghada H.El-Osaily, Dalia A.Attia and Reham I. Amer.” Once A day ocuserts of Dexamethasone” Az. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 42 (9): 367-376, 2010. · Dalia A. Attia. "In Vitro and in Vivo Evaluation of Transdermal Absorbtion of Naproxen Sodium" Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, INSInet Publications, 3 (3): 2154 – 2165, 2009. · Manal K. Darwish, Dalia A. Attia. “Formulation and evaluation of aceclofenac sublingual tablets using different superdisintegrants and comparing them with other disintegrants” Bull.Fac.Pharm.Cairo Univ.,Vol. 47. No.1: 171-179, 2009 · Dalia A. Attia, Khalid M. El-Say and Afaf A. Ramadan. "Optimization and Characterization of Bioadhesive Gastroretentive Amoxicillin Tablets using the Mixture Experimental Design" Journal of Applied Sciences Research, INSInet Publication, 4(11): 1328-1339, 2008. · Afaf A. Ramadan, Amal S. Abou El-Eineen and Dalia A. Attia. "Preparation and In-Vitro Evaluation of Eudispert Hydrogel Rectal Suppositories Containing Salicylamide" Bull. Pharm. Sci., Assiut University, Vol. 30, Part 2, 169 – 179, 2007. · D. Abdel Rhman & M. Darwish. “Penetration enhancers effect on the in vitro & in vivo percutaneous absorption of naproxen through rat skin” Az. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 35 (3): 185-196, 2007. Darwish M.K , Attia D.A. “Formulation of sustained release biphasic delivery systems containing naproxen” Az. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 34 (9): 214-223, 2006