Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Pharmacogenomics - Faculty Profiles

Noureldin,MarwaMarwa Noureldin, Pharm.D, M.S., Ph.D., BCGP

Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Social and Administrative Sciences)
260-470-4054 
mnoureldin@manchester.edu

Dr. Marwa Noureldin joined the College of Pharmacy in July 2017 after completing a postdoctoral fellowship in aging and long term care program evaluation at Purdue University’s School of Nursing. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy and Master’s degrees as well as the dual-title Doctor of Philosophy degree in Pharmacy Practice and Gerontology from Purdue University.

Dr. Noureldin’s research focuses on the healthcare experiences of older adults and their caregivers, specifically medication management experiences. In addition, she is interested in social and behavioral factors related to medication use and the impact on health outcomes. Dr. Noureldin is also interested in the scholarship of teaching and learning and has participated in projects related to pharmacy and interprofessional education. She has authored and co-authored multiple publications and presented at various national conferences.

Dr. Noureldin is actively involved in national pharmacy organizations, including the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) and has served on multiple organizational committees. She has previously worked as a part-time pharmacist in both the retail and veterinary pharmacy settings.

Classes Taught at Manchester

  • PHRM 321 Introduction to Pharmacy II
  • PHRM 441 Population Health Management
  • PHRM 540 Practice and Personnel Management

Areas of interest

Medication management among older adults, patient safety, health outcomes, gerontology, family caregivers, social and behavioral pharmacy, scholarship of teaching and learning.

Publications/Presentations/Posters

Publications

  • Noureldin M. Plake KS. Correlates of caregivers’ involvement in the management of older adults’ medications. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. 2017; 13: 840-848.
  • Noureldin M., Mason HL., Murawski MM., Hyner GC., Plake KS. Family caregivers’ involvement in care-recipient medication management and association with information-seeking behavior. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. 2017; 57 (2): 170-177.
  • Melton BL., Noureldin M., Villa K., Kiersma M., Plake KS. Lessons learned in implementing a graduate student mentoring program for student pharmacists and pharmaceutical sciences students. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning. 2014; 6(6): 864-870.
  • Noureldin M., Murawski MM., Mason HL., Plake KS. Student pharmacists’ attitudes toward complementary and alternative medicine (CAM): A cross-sectional study of 10 colleges/schools of pharmacy. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. 2013; 53(6): 618-625.
  • Chen AMH., Noureldin M., Plake KS. Impact of a health literacy assignment on student pharmacist learning. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. 2013; 9(5): 531-541.
  • Noureldin M., Plake KS., Morrow DG., Tu W., Wu J., Murray MD. Effect of health literacy on medication adherence in patients with heart failure. Pharmacotherapy. 2012 Sept; 32(9):819-26.
  • Kiersma ME., Hagemeier NE., Chen AMH., Melton BL., Noureldin M., Plake KS. Pilot testing of a graduate student mentoring program to develop student interest in research. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2012; 76 (6): 104.
  • Warholak TL., Noureldin M., West D., Holdford DA. Faculty perceptions of the Educating Pharmacy Students to Improve Quality (EPIQ) Program. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2011; 75 (8):163.

Highlighted Podium Presentations:

  • Mueller C., Abrahamson K., Noureldin M., Davila H. Moving the Needle: Quality Improvement in Home ad Community-based Services. 2017 Age & Disability Odyssey Conference, Duluth, MN, June 2017.
  • Noureldin M. Plake KS. Factors Associated With Caregiver Involvement in Care-recipients’ Medication Management. Gerontological Society of America 69th Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 2016.
  • Noureldin M., Abrahamson K., Hass Z., Cai Y., Sudyanti PA., Arling G. Living Arrangement and Outcomes at 30 Days After Nursing Home Discharge in Minnesota’s RTCI Program. Gerontological Society of America 69th Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 2016.
  • Arling G., Abrahamson K., Hass Z., Noureldin M., Cai Y., Sudyanti PA. Shall I stay or shall I go? Factors contributing to a permanent nursing home stay. Nursing Home Research International Working Group Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, Nov. 2016.
  • Arling G., Abrahamson K., Hass Z., Noureldin M., Cai Y., Sudyanti PA., Woodhouse M., Kane R. Insights from the Minnesota return to community initiative: preliminary findings. Minnesota Association of Area Agencies on Aging Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, May 2016.
  • Noureldin M., Mason HL., Murawski MM., Hyner GC., Plake KS. Medication management pattern between older adult patients and their caregivers and the impact on medication error occurrence. American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, Mar. 2015.
  • Yehle KS., Plake KS., Noureldin M., Sanders K. Assessment of nursing and medical students' attitudes toward interprofessional education. Sigma Theta Tau International's 24th International Nursing Research Congress; Prague, Czech Republic, July 2013.

Highlighted Poster Presentations:

  • Noureldin M., Mason HL., Murawski MM., Hyner GC., Plake KS. Association between informal caregivers’ assistance in management of care-recipients’ medications and their use of training services- a national retrospective study. International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Annual International Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, May 2015.
  • Noureldin M., Yehle KS., Dalder DC., Zoss DL., Plake KS.  Impact of an interdisciplinary patient case simulation activity on student pharmacists’ readiness for interprofessional learning. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, Grapevine, TX, July 2014.
  • Noureldin M., DeJager M., Myers J. Plake KS. Physicians’ views of community pharmacy prescription medication emergency supply/refill dispensing. American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, Mar. 2014.
  • Noureldin M. and Plake KS. Evaluation of a graduate seminar on writing and publication. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, July 2013.
  • Aref S., Noureldin M., Krause J.  Students’ perceptions of drug addiction. Indiana Pharmacists Alliance Spring Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, Apr. 2013. and American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, July 2013.
  • Sanders K., Noureldin M., Yehle KS., Plake KS. Impact of the Geriatric Medication Game® on health professional students' attitudes toward older adults. American Society of Health System Pharmacists Mid-Year Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, Dec. 2012.
  • Noureldin M., Plake KS., Murawski MM., Mason HL. Student pharmacists’ attitudes and intention to advise about complementary and alternative medicine. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, FL., July 2012.
  • Chen AMH., Noureldin M., Plake KS.  Impact of a health literacy assignment on student pharmacist learning. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, July 2011.

Honors/Awards

  • Purdue University Graduate School’s Teaching Excellence Award
  • Purdue University Teaching Academy Graduate Teaching Award  
  • Purdue College of Pharmacy Kienly Graduate Teaching Assistant Award
  • Annual Graduate Student Educational Research Best Poster
  • Sigma Xi Graduate Research Competition First Prize Recipient