Dr. Sirin A Adham
Associate Professor at Sultan Qaboos University
About Dr. Sirin A Adham, Associate Professor at Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
Dr. Adham: Graduated from the University of Leon, Spain, in 2002 with a Ph.D. degree in Biological Sciences/ molecular biotechnology. Dr. Adham worked at the Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, Canada as a postdoctoral fellow on a project funded by Genome Canada from 2003-2006. From 2006-2009 Dr. Adham joined the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Guelph, Canada as a Postdoctoral fellow and held the Associate Scientist’s title in Cancer Research. In 2010, Dr. Adham joined the Department of Biology, College of Science, SQU, Oman. Dr. Adham was promoted to Associate Professor in May of 2019. Her research is focused on Cancer Molecular Biology to investigate the molecular basis of drug resistance in breast cancer. Dr. Adham has published her research in several highly ranked peer-reviewed international journals and was awarded research funds from SQU, Oman’s research council (TRC), and the international Terri Fox foundation fund. Finally, Dr. Adham built her cancer research laboratory and supervised Ph.D. and MSc. students at the Department of Biology (SQU).