After graduating from the UVAS Lahore during 1982, Prof Qureshi joined the provincial Livestock Department and was involved in semen processing and veterinary research. In the meantime he joined the University again and completed PhD degree. During 2005 he joined the University of Agriculture, Peshawar as professor and was raised to the status of Dean. He has been involved in teaching, research, development and industrial linkages. Prof Qureshi has advised two successive Chief Ministers on utilization of livestock resources in light of findings under his doctoral thesis research reporting losses of Rs.1043 billion per annum. The farmers were organized and linked with various R&D organizations. Livestock Investment Conference was organized in collaboration with SCCI in 2005 inaugurated by the Chief Minister. He organized the International Workshop on Dairy Science Park -2011 as Chief Organizer, inaugurated by Minister for Agriculture and concluded by the Minister for Livestock. It was attended by 450+ delegates, with 103 technical papers and exhibition by 10 business companies. The Second workshop scheduled for 2013 will focus on developing enterprising capacity of livestock and poultry farmers of Pak-Afghan Region. Presently Prof Qureshi is organizing a working team for converting the livestock and poultry meat production setup in the province into an export base for Halal Food Market under the Dairy Science Park. The provincial government, TIKA-Turkey, Pak-US S&T project, Agribusiness Support Fund, Relief International and KPCCI are assisting in implementation of the plan. This will supplement the medium sized livestock farmers in the region through business support initiatives. Karkila - Display Center has been established for introducing innovations into Food Value Chain with special focus on generating decent employment and exportable surpluses.
Ahmed Hegazi is currently a Professor of Microbiology and Immunology in the department of Zoonotic Diseases, National Research Centre, Egypt. Prof. Hegazi received his master's degree in 1979, and his PhD in 1981. Hegazi's research work has been focused lately on bee products and their therapeutic effects. Hegazi Organized and contributed to national and international research projects since 1977 and up till now; he has been the principal investigator on multiple research projects within the National Research Center. He has published 166 scientific papers and articles in national and international journals. He also served on the board of multiple national and international scientific journals. Dr. Hegazi is also the president of the Egyptian Environmental Society for Uses and Production of Bee Products, secretary of the Egyptian Society of Apitherapy, secretary general of the African Federation of Apiculture Associations, and a member of the International Apitherapy Commission (APIMONDIA).
Dr. Vaitheeswaran Thiruvengadam M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., (Zoology/Fisheries Science), Bharathidasan University, Trichy, India. He holds over 24 years of fisheries resource management and taxonomy, and he has received and awarded (Ph.D) Endeavour International Postgraduate Research Scholarship Award (AUS $ 73,200), Doctor of Philosophy, School of Aquaculture, University of Tasmania, Australia. He has served as Senior Researcher and Lecturer in Government Institution of India, Uganda and Malawi. He has been working as a Lecturer 1, Department of Aquaculture, DMI St. John the Baptist University, Republic of Malawi, Central Africa from July 2018 onwards to till date. He got fisheries experience with 24 years in fisheries biology and resource management and seventeen project was completed and handled with wild extensive field surver from Gulf of Mannar, India and form management and extensions, scientific community tilapia, pangasis, catla, rohu, mirgal, brackishwater species Etroplus, seabass, milk fish, mullets, marine species viz, spiny lobster species, crab, shrimp and prawn, biofloc technology, marine ornamental fish and fisheries, with hatchery and culture, feed management, juvenile, cage culture with Victoria Lake at Uganda, and culture of various species, species like finfish and shellfish groups. Project Head: Breeding, seed production and culture of Nile Tilapia (O. niloticus), Victoria Treasures Limited, Kampala, Uganda, East Africa. He has a penchant desire and devotion to Teaching and Research work in the field of fisheries science. He has good experience in handling the classes on the Taxonomy of finfish and shellfish and advances in fisheries biology and physiology to under and postgraduate students.
Dr. Vaitheeswaran Thiruvengadam has over 103 substantial publications, including 37 papers in international peer-reviewed publications, 26 National peer-reviewed papers, 12 international conference papers 13 co-edited book, monographs, and training manual, 3 reviewed chapter, 201 external report in English and Tamil newspaper report, and he has new records of finfish and shellfish species of marine invertebrate species of 68 numbers were reported for the first time in Indian coast, Indo-West Pacific coast of Gulf of Mannar, India. I am assisted in the taxonomic description of a new species of cuttle-fish Sepia ramani and Sepia prabahari for the first time from world waters.
Segundo Mesa Castillo, As Specialist in Neurology, he worked for 10 years in the Institute of Neurology of Havana, Cuba. He has worked in Electron Microscopic Studies on Schizophrenia for 32 years. He was awarded with the International Price of the Stanley Foundation Award Program and for the Professional Committee to work as a fellowship position in the Laboratory of the Central Nervous System Studies, National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke under Dr. Joseph Gibbs for a period of 6 months, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, Washington D.C. USA, June 5, 1990.
Tinka Plese, Croatian scientist, conservationist, has lived in Colombia since 1987. After
finishing her graduate degree in natural sciences in Croatia, she worked for two years at
the University of Miami in the PhD programme. In 1996 she received two sloths to be
atended and rehabilitated. She never imagined that this humanitarian act would change
the course of her professional life. She is a founder and leads the program of the
AIUNAU Foundation. Tinka Plese has been a member of the IUCN SSC Anteater,
Sloth and Armadillo Specialist Group since 2009.
The National Center for Mariculture of Israel Oceanographic & Limnological Research Israel
The National Center for Mariculture of Israel Oceanographic & Limnological Research Israel
Lior Guttman obtained his Ph.D. from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. After a brief Post-Doc at the same institute he was appointed to head the microbiology and water quality department at the National Center for Mariculture of Israel Oceanographic & Limnological Research. He is studying recirculating and integrated multi-trophic aquaculture systems and their biofilters made of bacteria or algae, considering nutrients recycling and the use of produced biomass in nutrition. Using metagenomics tools he is studying microbial ecology in the hypertrophic environment of aquaculture considering inter-community and host- microbes interactions.
Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University Bangladesh
Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University Bangladesh
Dr. Md. Rayhan Faruque is currently working as Professor at the Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh. Dr Faruque received his PhD Degree on Veterinary Medicine from the CVASU in 2017. Dr. Faruque received the MSc degree from the Department of Microbiology and Hygiene, BAU, Bangladesh in 1990 and MVSc degree from the Copenhagen University, Denmark in 2003. Dr. Faruque served many administrative positions in CVASU like Director of Clinics, Head of the Department, and Dean, Faculty of Food Science and Technology, CVASU. Dr. Faruque is a Member in Environment and Social Welfare Society, India.â€
Bethany Chamberlin has completed her Bachelor of Science from Writtle University College and has furthered her studies at the Academy Of Applied Zoopharmacognosy. Today, Bethany continues to help animals by providing them with the opportunity to use their innate abilitly to self medicate and enrich the enivornments in which animals live. She gives lectures to college and university students and has written many articles
Aikaterini Manakidou is an Animal Production Technologist and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece in 1993. She has been a Veterinary Service Official for 18 years. She has been dealing with Animal Welfare during Transport, at Slaughter/Killing and on Farms since 2007 and working for the Directorate of Veterinary Services at Region of Central Macedonia, Greece. For the last 9 years she has been performing supervision, guidance, coordination and evaluations of the 7 Regional Units of the Region.
She has been a Trainer on Animal Welfare during Transport of regional Veterinarians for 5 years and one of the tutors for training the Transporters to obtain the Certificate of Competency for 3 times. She has 3 participations in the project group of writing the animal transport euro-guide for poultry and she is the Author of the Manual of their national written procedures for the implementation of Animal Welfare during Transport.
She has represented her country 4 times to European Commission as a National Expert on the same field and she recently belongs to European Commission’s Expert database for the above three fields of Animal Welfare with a view to providing technical assistance and information exchange to countries all over the world.
Dr. Fathy graduated in 1984 with his BVSc. He received his MVSc in 1988 and PhD in 1991 from Cairo University and a Peace Fellow from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a certified international professional trainer and has more than 25 years of experience in the animal nutrition research and industry in all phases of poultry as well as large and small animals. Dr. Fathy consulted, trained, and made field visits to several companies working in the animal health and nutrition field, as well as several industry integrations in Egypt and the Middle East. His scientific interests include, but are not limited to, feeding and nutrition, gut health, general health and clinical nutrition, feed formulations, nutrition and immunity, feed processing and manufacturing, vitamin and mineral premix, moulds, mould inhibitors, biotoxins and anti-biotoxins, as well as concepts such as minimal nutrition and euobiosis
Yusuf Leonard Henuk is a Professor in the Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture at University of Sumatera Utara (USU), Medan, North Sumatera, Indonesia. He received a Bachelors degree (S1:Sarjana) from the Faculty of Animal Science, the University of Nusa Cendana in Indonesia from 1980-1984. He obtained Master in Rural Science (M.Rur.Sc.) from the University of New England from 1991-1995 and continued Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) from the University of Queensland from 1998-2001. He was a twice Visiting Professor to the Department of Poultry Science, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA (September to December 2010&2017).
He has attented many international scientific meetings as such as incoming 2nd International Conference & Expo on Animal Science & Veterinary Medicine (Keynote Speaker:February 21,22 2020, Philadelphia, USA), and International Conference on Veterinary and Livestock (Keynote Speaker:March 24,25 2020, Goa, India).
Ruth has completed her BA degree in economics in Addis Ababa University, and she is studying MA degree in Admas University. She is an examiner in Ethiopia custom and revenue commission. She has been participated in different volunteering and charity organization. And she has been nominated as Global Good will Ambassador from Ethiopia in 2019.
Zinabu Nigus Belay has been working as a Assistant Researcher at Humera Agricultural Research Center, Humera, simultaneously pursuing MSc at Mekelle University, Mekell , Ethiopia . He previously worked as a Farm Manager, Veterinary Technician and Assistant Researcher at Abergelle Agricultural Research Center, Abi-Adi, Ethiopia. He has published few articles in National Journals. He does his contribution as an Researcher by teaching farmers concerning to Animal Health.
Berhanu Tadesse Sori, currently working in Livestock Nutrition Center LLC, Ethiopia as an Expert. He did his Bachelors degree in animal science at Jimma University. He also had experiences in few researches in Poultry Production. He received an Certificate Award for active participation and effort for the betterment of Artificial Insemination Techniques (AI)
Dr. Lukman Akanji Omoniyi was trained as a professional Educator and obtained the National Certificate of Education (NCE) in 2001. He thereafter proceeded to Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. where he bagged a Bachelor degree in Agriculture, Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in 2006, 2010, and 2014 respectively as a professional Agriculturist with a special focus in the field of Animal Science and Nutrition. Lukman Omoniyi also studied as a research scholar at University of Wisconsin Madison, WI, USA in 2012.
Lukman is diligent and a suave academic who put in his best in teaching and human capital development as attested by scholar that passed tutelage through him.
Akanji is an accomplished academic and prolific writer. He has published so many papers including Edited Conference Proceeding, Journals and Articles, Textbooks and referred conference papers in both local and international peer reviewed and still counting. His research interest includes novel feeding resources for both small and a large ruminant animals as well as rabbit, Studies on feeding regimes for ruminant and rabbits and application of molecular biology to Study the rumen micro flora of ruminants animals.
Dr. Omoniyi is a practicing Agriculturist, a consultant, a teacher, an examiner, a professional and registered Animal Scientist (RAS) with the famous Nigeria Institute of Animal Science (NIAS), a successful entrepreneur, a distinguished member of various professional body locally and internationally. He is a recipient of award too numerous to mention. He is the chief promoter of Everbest Feed mill in Nigeria, the producer of livestock and aqua-cultural feeds and the managing Director and chief executive officer of MOAB Agro-Allied Ventures.
Abraham Belete is an employee of university of Gondar. He has been providing
supportive services for these who are students of university of Gondar in
veterinary medicine and for guys who live around university of Gondar(by giving
a confirmatory diagnosis for their domestic animals such as: dogs, cats, sheep,
goats, cattle, and the like. As assistance, Abraham’s goal is to accomplish the
Gondar University’s mission and vision to be shown at national level and the
world as well and to transfer it to the next generations as it is.
Abraham brings to his position a well-established background in Veterinary
laboratory technology and professional services. Prior to taking on national
mission critical services in 2018, he has been guiding both students of doctor of
veterinary medicine and master of science in veterinary medicine, where he has
been working for over a years. His experience in this profession involved roles at
the technical assistance level, developing and delivering technical laboratory
skills for these who have been doing their research in laboratory, as well as
responsibilities in guiding laboratory activities. He has been serving the
communities who live around Gondar Town.
Abraham holds a degree in Veterinary Laboratory Technology from Addis Ababa
University College of veterinary medicine and agriculture in Bishoftu, Ethiopia.
Dr. Rachel Arnold has completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Suma cum laude, from Tuskegee University, College of Veterinary Medicine, USA. She completed her BS from Auburn University, College of Agriculture, and AS, Magna cum laude, in Veterinary Technology, from Brown Mackie College. She presented at ACVIM Forum in 2017 on Meningoencephalomyelitis of Unknown Etiology (MUE) and is currently in the process of publishing her research comparing the route of Cytarabine used with the longevity of dogs diagnosed with MUE. Currently, Dr. Arnold is practicing as an emergency and critical care veterinarian.
'Oluwakamisi Akinmoladun is currently a doctoral scholar at the University of Fort Hare, under the NRF-TWAS African Renaissance Doctoral Scholarship. He also lectures in the Department of Animal and Environmental Biology, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo-State, Nigeria. Akinmoladun received his bachelor's degree in
2007 and master's in 2011. Akinmoladun's research is focused on water and heat stress in livestock and has to his credit published articles in peer-reviewed scholarly journals. Akinmoladun is currently a member of the Nigeria Society of Animal Production and South Africa Society of Animal Science'.
Dr. Subedi was born on 30 April, 1991 in Nepal. She had passed Bachelor in Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandary (B. V. Sc. And A. H.) from Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science, (IAAS) Tribhuvan University, Rampur in September 2016. Now this university is currently known as Agriculture and Forestry University, (AFU) .
She is a young scientist with particular interest in Ruminant management . Being a young and early carrier scientist in Veterinary Science, Dr. Subedi is now as a Goat Development Specialist in Improved Seed for Farmer Program (ISFP)/ KUBK under Ministry of Agriculture and livestock , Government of Nepal. She was one of the NUFFIC fellow from Wageningen University and Research and two times research fellow (early carrier researcher ) from Feed the Future Innovation lab, Colorado State University, USAID supported program for early carrier research. As an livestock officer of Non Government organisation , Community Development and Environment Conservation Forum (CDECF), Chautara, Sindhupalchok, Funded by World Vision International (WVIN) , she had worked with earthquake affected marginalised farmers to overcome their economic crisis faced by them during that period. Furthermore she had also worked as an Instructer of Technical School (Dhulabari Higher Secondary School, Jhapa, Nepal) as well as trainer of technicians personnels and farmers.
Dr. Subedi was the member of British Society of Animal Science and life time member of Nepal Veterinary Association. She has published more than half dozen of peer reviewed original research articles in National as well as International Journal.
Marcelo Chacur - degree in Veterinary Medicine, residence in Animal Reproduction and Obstetrics, MSc in Veterinary Medicine, PhD in Veterinary Medicine and Post-Doc. From 1997 to 2019 he was Professor/researcher at the University of Oeste Paulista. Currently, he is a permanent professor of the undergraduate program in Veterinary Science-PPGCV, Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul-UFMS. Research and extension in the area of Animal Reproduction, with emphasis on research lines in biotechnology of male and female reproduction, physiopathology, physiology and effects of climate in reproduction and endocrinology.
Selvie Diana Anis is a lecturer / researcher at Faculty of Animal Husbandry, University of Sam Ratulangi Manado, North Sulawesi Indonesia. PhD from Bogor Agriculture University. Her research domain is Tropical Forage Science.
Olusegun O.Ikusika is a PhD student University of Fort Hare, Department of Livestock and Pasture Science, Alice 5700,South Africa. He He is a diligent researcher and member of South Africa Society of Animal Scientist, Eastern Cape Branch.He has published some papers and presently working on Fossil shell flour as an alternative to chemical-based additive in Livestock production.