Pharmacognosy - Pharmacy

Chairman Name

Lecturer. Dr. Ula Mohammed Noor Almousawi


The Department of Pharmacognosy carries out research in pharmaceutical sciences focused on natural products from medicinal plants and microorganisms. Major tasks are the discovery of new biologically active compounds from natural sources and the characterization of their molecular mode of action contributing to a better understanding of the interaction of natural products and complex cellular systems. Our aim is pharmaceutical lead and target identification, the quality improvement of herbal medicinal products as well as the sustainable production of natural products by biotechnological approaches. The department also deals with the basic computer and application of it in human life and medical field, and also gives students the ability to deal with the concept of Mathematics, Statistic and application of Biostatistics in the medical field. The department also gives the students course in Medical Physics. The academic staff consists of group of assistant professors and lecturers who have a doctorate and master's degree specialists in the fields of the department. We hope to open the master study in the field of pharmacognosy in the future.


karmat ali campus basrah city- Iraq

Phone number