Ihab K. Dimian

RPh, BScPhm, MBA
President OSCE / Interviewing Program Director

Ihab is a marketing and sales expert, who holds 18 years of experience, working at 3 of the top 10 multinational pharmaceutical corporations. He led teams & operations across several continents and countries, ranging from the United States and Canada, and extending up to Europe and the Middle East regions.

Ihab has trained more than 500+ students to date and helped them achieve their goals successfully. His passion for training and tutoring coupled with his advanced communication skills enabled him to simplify complicated subjects and allow his candidates to achieve successful results, smartly! He is a registered pharmacist in both provinces of Ontario and British Columbia. Ihab is a seasoned soccer and chess player.

Magda Samir

B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.
Evaluation & MCQ Program Director

Magda has graduated from the School of Pharmacy in Egypt and completed successfully her M.Sc. & Ph.D degrees in Pharmaceutical Science, with many publications in imminent international scientific journals. She holds extensive academic credentials and substantial experience in tutoring students in the fields of pharmaceutical science & chemistry fields. This has prepared her very well for this new role.

Her attention to details and passion to teach will help significantly her students and future fellow pharmacists to achieve their success goals. Magda’s passion to continuous research has empowered her capabilities to simplify complicated scientific topics and deliver information smoothly and efficiently.

Emanowella Gouda 

RPh., BSc.,Phm
MCQ Program Director

Emanowella holds a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science from Misr International University (MIU). Emanowella has a diverse Pharmacy background where she managed different teams at Pharmacy Benefit Management firms, Chain and Independent Pharmacies.  She gained extensive dispensing experience working for over 18 years in the community setting as a Pharmacy Assistant, Staff Pharmacist and progressively becoming a Pharmacy Manager. Throughout her career, Emanowella trained many Pharmacy students and Pharmacy technicians leading them to completion of studentship and internship placements.

Emanowella is a passionate Pharmacist and keen on helping patients get well. She sees firsthand the positive effect good patient care has on an individual’s quality of life and strives to instill these simple principles in her students.  She enjoys simplifying complex concepts and delivering information in a concise manner. As the profession of Pharmacy continues to evolve, Emanowella is always looking for ways to adapt and challenge her students to do the same.

Hala Bastawros

TESL Ontario certified, IELTS trainer, and MA TESOL IELTS/TOEFL/MELAB – Course Director

A proficient language instructor with over than ten years of extensive professional experience in researching, designing, planning, teaching, e-portfolio, webinar delivery, and facilitating training programs to a diverse population.

A proficient language instructor with over than ten years of extensive professional experience in researching, designing, planning, teaching, e-portfolio, webinar delivery, and facilitating training programs to a diverse population.

Currently, a LINC teacher for Workplace English class for Internationally trained professionals. Hala has trained 200+ candidates with their language test preparation and achieved > 95% success rate.

Bassem Toeama

MD, Ph.D. – LMCC and ECFMG Licensing Exams Program Director

Bassem graduated in medicine and has worked in clinical medicine over the past 20 years. He is LMCC and ECFMG certified and holds an academic mindset with an eminent publication track record and world-class credentials in Internal Medicine, Experimental Therapeutics, and Experimental Medicine.

He is an alumnus of Cairo University, Egypt, University of Oxford, UK, and McGill University, Canada. He is a Ph.D. candidate in Health Technology Assessment at the University of Toronto, Canada and his areas of research include Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Epidemiology, Pharmacovigilance, Translational Medicine, and Health Technology Assessment.

Bassem is a registered Canadian instructor and curriculum developer with experience in designing, teaching, and facilitating diverse medical training programs. His comprehensive tutoring skills have helped candidates understand their curricula, apply their acquired knowledge to the Canadian healthcare system based clinical case scenarios, and ace their licensing exams.

Kareem Nossier

RPh, BSc
Evaluation Program Director

Kareem was graduated from Sunderland University in England UK. He specializes in education, lecturing and has extensive skills in exam preparation techniques. Kareem has a passion to simplify sophisticated concepts and delivering information clearly and efficiently, stimulating candidates’ thinking capabilities to analyze, interpret and solve case studies more efficiently and accurately.

Kareem has strong acquired skill in helping to promote candidate’s professional judgment skills that are essential for passing the Canadian board exams. Kareem specializes in helping students to achieve a clear understanding in the competencies which are examined, but also in acquiring the needed skills to analyze and approach the exam. He is one of the lead lecturers in the Evaluation course for Edge Plus.

Nermine Botros

Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant

Nermine is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant in Canada, a member in good standing with the regulatory body of “The Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC)”. As a licensed consultant, she is authorized by the government to represent clients in various immigration matters.

Nermine has assisted many clients with their immigration applications for permanent residence and citizenship applications, in addition to temporary residence applications such as Work Permits, Student Visas, and Visitor Visa. Nermine is trilingual and is able to communicate in English, French, and Arabic.