Abdullah Isreb

Dr. Abdullah Isreb

Lecturer in Pharmaceutics

School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Maudland Building, MB032

+44 (0) 1772 89 5818


Full Profile

Abdullah Isreb took his PhD at University of Bradford where he studied the interaction between compounds and a polymer in a solid dispersion system. He developed an equation to predict such interaction based on the solubility parameter values of participating compounds.
He worked in a pharmaceutical formulation company (Lena Nanoceutics) as a formulation scientist for a while until he joined University of Central Lancashire late 2013.


  • PhD Pharmaceutical Formulations and Innovations, University of Bradford, 2012.
  • BSc Pharmacy, University of Petra, 2006.

Membership of Professional and Learned Bodies

  • Associate Fellow, Higher Education Academy, 2015.

Dr Isreb teaches on a variety of modules. He is involved in teaching the principles of pharmaceutical formulations to MPharm students at both undergraduate and post-graduate level.

  • List of modules Dr Isreb is contributing in teaching:
  • PJ2101, Dosage Forms 2.
  • PJ3100, Biopharmaceutics.
  • PJ3101, Drug Development.
  • PJ3997, Research Methods & Project Development.
  • PJ4100, Advance Drug Delivery Systems.
  • PJ4101, Drug Development.
  • BL4211, Drug Design and Delivery.


  • Poster presentation at Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of Nottingham (Aug 2011)
  • Poster presentation at Bradford University (March 2010).
  • Poster presentation at the AAPS Conference, New Orleans (Nov 2010).


1. Pietrzak, K., Isreb, A. and Alhnan, M.A., 2015. A flexible-dose dispenser for immediate and extended release 3D printed tablets. European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 96, pp.380-387.