Farah K. Alhomoud BPharm, MSc, PhD, is a registered pharmacist in the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties with experience of hospital and community pharmacies. After completing a PhD in research from University College London (UCL), she joined the academic staff at Ajman University of Science and Technology, then moved to teach in Umm Al-Qura University (UQU), and is currently an assistant professor of pharmacy practice at Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University. Farah K. Alhomoud has seven years’ experience in research into the use of medicines and pharmacy services in the KSA and internationally (i.e. UK and UAE). Her publications include 13 peer-reviewed research papers, and many other abstracts and conference communications.