Professor Mayyada Wazaify

Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Research Area

Drug abuse and misuse


A Professor of Pharmacy Practice at School of Pharmacy, The University of Jordan (UJ). She has 18 years of experience in the area of prescription and OTC drug abuse and misuse, mainly the enforcement of the role of the pharmacist in the prevention, identification and management of drug abuse and misuse. Visiting lecturer at University of Bath/UK (2012-2015). Best Scientific Research Award, Hamad Medical Corporation (Qatar, 2013). The Distinguished Researcher Award at University of Jordan for 2 years 2011 and 2012. She has consulted for Jordan Food and Drug Administration (JFDA) and Jordan Anti-narcotics Department since 2004.