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Nadja Crnomarkovic, RPh, BSc, Pharm D
MCQ Program Director 

​​Nadja graduated from University of Toronto in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. She works at two community pharmacies in Etobicoke. During her four years of experience as a community pharmacist, Nadja has extensively developed her communication skills and has learned to provide pharmaceutical information to patients in a clear and simple manner. She is now ready for the opportunity to share her clinical knowledge with an entirely different audience- pharmacists educated outside of Canada. Nadja's substanial experience tutoring students in math and science throughout university has prepared her well for this new teaching endeavor. Her attention to detail and passion for the profession of pharmacy will ensure success for her students and future fellow pharmacists.

meet OUR team

Marina Shweitar, RPh, BSc, Pharm D
MCQ Program Director 

​​Marina is a graduate from the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy and is currently a community pharmacist. Marina holds extensive pharmaceutical training experience and solid academic background & credentials that all have helped her to develop strong scientific base and sharp skills for mentoring and training. Marina/s passion to continuous research empowered her to simplify complicated scientific topics and deliver information smoothly. These skills have enabled Marina to train many pharmacy students to master their study materials and achieve their key objective i.e success. 

Ihab K. Dimian, RPh, BScPhm, MBA
President and 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 400+ OSCE candidates 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.

Sherif Hassanen, RPh, BScPhm  
MCQ Program Director 

​​Over the past 13 years, Sherif has worked at several multinational pharmaceutical companies in different countries. Sherif holds extensive pharmaceutical training experience and outstanding record in coaching and mentoring candidates.
In his previous role as Regional Business Manager, Sherif has successfully trained dozens of associates with diversified educational backgrounds to achieve their objectives.
He has the willingness to work collaboratively with multinational students, understand their needs and adapt a study plan that fulfills their success goals. 
Sherif is a registered pharmacist at the Ontario College of Pharmacists

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 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 communicate in English, French and Arabic.

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. 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.