Camillo Ricordi, M.D. is Professor and Director of the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) and the Cell Transplant Center at the University of Miami (UM), Florida. Ricordi’s research interests include the use of molecular, cell-based strategies for modulation of inflammation, immunomodulation and regenerative medicine, to prevent or treat diabetes, kidney disease, neurodegenerative, age-related chronic degenerative conditions, and to prolong healthy lifespan (healthspan). He contributed over 1,000 scientific publications that were cited over 42,000 times (H Index 96) and received numerous honors and awards, including the World Prize in Surgery (University of Geneva), the Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award (American Diabetes Association), and he was Knighted by the President of the Republic of Italy. In 2018 he was inducted into the National Academy of Inventors, ranked as #1 world expert in transplantation of insulin producing cells, and was appointed to the Supreme Council of Health by the Italian Ministry of Health.
Dr. Sorush Niknamian PhD MRSB FChE EMBS FNNECOS FTSCO ANCC, AANP, ACPE, ACHE, ADA CERP APA FMDCSCO FSASS) Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology and Oncology and Professor of Cell and Molecular Biology, Oncology and Biological Attacks. He is a Professional Biologist, Senior Research Scientist, Chartered Scientist and Registered Scientist at Violet Cancer Institute (VCI). His Science Council ID is: A- 0008833. He is one of United Kingdom and Indiana Cancer Consortium (ICC) certified. He is a Registered Researcher in the U.S. Government's System for Award Management, Registered Scientist at National Center for Biotechnology Information. He is studying Medicine/Military Medicine at Liberty University (LU), Lynchburg, VA, United States of America. He holds BachelorÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Degree in Mechatronics Engineering, applied Mathematics, Civil Engineering and Management. He is a Member of US Government National Science Foundation, Member of Hera Swiss Volunteers (ID: 198036), Member of US Army American College of Physicians Chapter, Ambassador of American Cancer Society (ACS CAN) and former Ambassador of European Association for Cancer Research (EACR), Active Member of Federal Health Professionals at US Army Forces and Certified Member of American Red Cross and Food Regulatory Affairs Professionals. He is a Board Member and contributor of Weston A Price Foundation2 co-founded in 1999 by Sally Fallon (Morell) and nutritionist Mary G. Enig. PhD. He Holds Honorary Doctorate of Cancer Biology and Doctor of Science from Violet Cancer Institute. He is preserved and nominated for the preserved as Position Title: DIRECTOR OF MILITARY SUPPORT, Agency: Army National Guard Units. Announcement Number: ID: WA-10507254-AR-19-161. Extra Information: DIRECTOR OF MILITARY SUPPORT located at the WASHINGTON J3 DCSOPS. Professor Sorush Niknamian is an ACP Chapter member in United States Army and Air Force. Active Member of IMRTC-USA (International Management Research and Technology Consortium Research) as Advisor, Referee, Professor at IMRTC-USA (International Management Research and Technology Consortium Panel. He is a Service Member of Modern Military Association of America. Certified Member of World Medical Association with ID: 5c7b154b01602 as a Junior Medical Doctor. He is an Active Member of the National Guard Association of the United States of America (Branch: Army, Rank: Major, State Affiliation: Maryland and Serving Volunteer at the Peace Corps of the United States of America (Ref ID: 10811430) and certified member of The National Bureau of Asian Research. He is a member of Military Officers Association of America (Member Number: 05670401, Rank: Major). He is one of the certified member of Texas Section of the American Physical Society.
Prof. Mustafa Z. Younis is working as Scientist and an Expert of Global Health Financing & Public Health. He has administrative experience as Senior Advisor for the President at Zirve University, Turkey and as Chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at Florida International University, FL, USA. He has authored and published over 200 articles, abstracts and presentations in refereed journals and meetings, and has presented at national and international conferences.
Bing-Huei Chen, male, food scientist, received his Ph.D. degree in Food Science & Technology, Texas A & M University, USA in 1988. His postgraduate career includes working at Fu Jen University, Taipei, Taiwan as Associate Professor from 1988–1994, Professor from 1994–2000, Distinguished Chair Professor from 2004–present, Chair of Department of Nutrition and Food Science from 1994-2000, Director of Graduate Institute of Medicine from 2006–2009, and Dean of College of Human Ecology from 2012–2015. He specializes in Lipid Chemistry, Pigment Chemistry, Instrumental Analysis, Food Toxicology, Functional Food Development and Biological Activity Determination as well as Nanotechnology. Until now he has published 185 research articles in internationally renowned journals and authored 11 book chapters in edited books published by International Publishers. He has received numerous awards including the prestigious outstanding research award by Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan. He was honored with Distinguished Professor by Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China in 2015. Most importantly, Prof. Chen has developed a nano-product “Lycopene Chylomicron”, which has completed a phase III clinical trial in both Taiwan and USA in 2017 and demonstrated to be effective in the treatment of patients with prostatauxe syndrome. He also serves as Editor-in-Chief of 2 journals “Recent Patents on Food, Nutrition and Agriculture” and “International Journal of Current Toxins Research” and Associate Editor of 2 journals “Journal of Food & Drug Analysis” and “Asian Science Bulletin”. In addition, he serves on the editorial board of 110 journals.
Experienced Professor with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Nonprofit Organizations, Microsoft Word, Program Evaluation, Entrepreneurship, and Lecturing. Strong education professional with a DVM PhD DSc (Hon) focused in pathophysiology - oncopathology from Florida Atlantic University.
Scientific Director of the Medical Center Foltra Spain
Scientific Director of the Medical Center Foltra Spain
Dr. Jesus Devesa Professor of Human Physiology, School of Medicine of Santiago de Compostela, specialist in Endocrinology. Currently he is the Scientific Director of Foundation Foltra and Professor Ad Honorem of the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain. He has Qualified Deputy in Advanced Therapies. He has received 21 Prizes for research, and he have been invited to give 92 lectures in Universities around the world and in International congresses.
Prof. Ubaldo Comite was born in Cosenza, Italy, June 14 1971. He has a degree in Law (1994) and Economics (1996) at the University of Messina (Italy), and earned his Ph.D. in Public Administration at the University of Calabria, Rende (Cs) Italy, in 2005. Currently he is a professor of Budget and Business Organization at the Faculty of Economy, Department of Business Sciences, University of Calabria. Furthermore he is a professor of Business Administration and Health Management at the Faculty of Economy, University Giustino Fortunato (Benevento – Italy).
Dr. Emanuela Guarcello is Adjunct Professor of Theory of Education and Theory and Educational Planning at the Department of Philosophy and Education Sciences, at the Department of Public and Paediatric Health Sciences, at the Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences at Turin University.Referring to her research interests, she is a member of the European Society for Research on the Education of Adults ESREA, of the Italian Society of Medical Pedagogy and of the Italian Association for Systems Medicine & Healthcare. She is professor and member of the scientific committee of the Master of Education for Healthcare Professionals. She is member of the scientific committee of International Conferences, such as Life History and Biography Network (LHBN) Conference and International Conference on Pediatrics and Neonatology. She is member of University Research Group (#COM.VISO Project, Narravita Project). She was a speaker in several national and international conference.
Professor Jaakko Tuomilehto is Professor Emeritus of Public Health of University of Helsinki, Finland. His past affiliations include World Health Organization, University of Kuopio in Finland, National Institute for Health and Welfare in Helsinki Danube-University Krems in Austria, Dasman Diabetes Institute in Kuwait. His research interests include the epidemiology and prevention of non-communicable diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer and dementia. He has coordinated numerous scientific research projects and contributed many landmark studies and involved in epidemiological studies in many countries. He initiated the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study (DPS) that demonstrated a 58% reduction in incidence type 2 diabetes (T2D) with lifestyle intervention. This finding was later confirmed by similar trials from many countries, including the USA. These experiences were used to design and the first-ever national diabetes prevention program in Finland. He developed a simple, non-laboratory T2D risk score FINDRISC (FINnish Diabetes RIsk Score) that has been validated and applied widely in Europe and elsewhere. He has received many prestigious scientific awards. He has contributed to over 1800 scientific peer-reviewed publications and is among the most cited authors in the field of diabetes worldwide (Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher) with >154,000 citations. His h-index is 177.
Dr. Costigliola graduated in Medicine from the University of Naples in 1972 and in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care from the University of Pisa in 1978.
He also attended post-graduated studies in Rheumatology, Dermatology, Proctology, Oncology, Surgery, Drugs Abuse, Emergency Treatment, Disaster Action, Hospital Organization, Medical Teaching Methodology and Computer and Audio-Visual Training for the Medical Profession.
His professional experience ranges from senior military positions as Chief of Medical Services in the Italian Navy for a number of years, responsibility of the outpatients clinic of the Shape Hospital in Belgium and family practice in Italy and Belgium.
Dr. Costigliola practice in Italian, French, English and Spanish.
Prof. Redha Taiar, Ph.D. Biomechanics now is a Professor at the University of Reims Champaign France. Was Head of the European Master of Biomechanics, Ergonomics and Clinical Research. Was Head of the University diploma of Podiatrics. Was Head of the University diploma of Ergonomics. He was also head of the laboratory of Biomechanics at the University of Reims, vice head of department of Sport Science. Head of RTBE (redha Taiar Biomechanical Engineering) Society developed for Sport and medical advice for industry. Vice head of the congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Society (SOFMER) from October 2013 in Reims city. His researches focus on the industry engineering for medicine and high level sport. He is engineer for different industries like Arena for the high level sport and Sidas, Medicapteur for the medical development. For industry workers his last work was for the Notrax society Conception and validation of anti-fatigue mats. For sport his last works focus on the development of swimsuit for triathlon and swimming for Brazil Olympic Games (2016) and the suit fabrics for skiing Olympic Games at Sotchi in 2014. He is a specialist on Biomechanics of health disease and rehabilitation.
Ridha Hambli is currently a Professor of Biomechanics and the Director of the Research group of Biomechanics and mechanobiology of bone at PRISME Institute in Orleans University in France. Prof Hamblis main research activities lie in the Healthcare Informatics based on finite element multiscale modeling of the human bone behavior considering the remodeling process, the fracture and the effects of bone drugs against osteoporosis. The scales range from the ultrastructure to the whole bone organ. His recent research focuses on the development of mechanobiological modeling algorithms considering explicitly the effects of the bone cells activities on the bone adaptation process and the associated risk of fracture under side fall. The approach is used to investigate the effect of some bone drugs on the bone quality for a given patient. He is an author of about 140 refereed publications and abstracts in international scientific journals and conferences proceedings.
Jerome Palazzolo is a psychiatrist and psychiatrist in Nice (France), and he is professor of clinical and medical psychology in the Health Department of the International Senghor University (Alexandria, Egypt), and associate researcher at the Laboratory of Anthropology and Cognitive and Social Psychology (LAPCOS) of Nice, and lecturer at the University of Côte d'Azur where he co-directs the University Diploma in Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy.
Professor Hari Mohan Srivastava began his university-level teaching career right after having received his M.Sc. degree in 1959 at the age of 19 years. He earned his Ph.D. degree in 1965 while he was a full-time member of the teaching faculty at J. N. V. University of Jodhpur (since 1963). Currently, Professor Srivastava holds the position of Professor Emeritus in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Victoria in Canada, having joined the faculty there in 1969. Professor Srivastava has held numerous visiting positions at many universities and research institutes in different parts of the world. Having received several D.Sc. (honors causa) degrees as well as honorary memberships and fellowships of many scientific academies around the world, he is also actively associated editorially with numerous international scientific research journals. Professor Srivastava's research interests include several areas of pure and applied mathematical sciences such as (for example) Real and Complex Analysis, Fractional Calculus and Its Applications, Integral Equations and Transforms, Higher Transcendental Functions and Their Applications, q-Series and q-Polynomials, Analytic Number Theory, Analytic and Geometric Inequalities, Probability and Statistics, and Inventory Modelling and Optimization. He has published 24 books, monographs and edited volumes, 30 book (and encyclopedia) chapters, 48 papers in international conference proceedings, and over 1,200 scientific research journal articles.
Dr. Krishnamurti Dakshinamurti has received his PhD in University of Manitoba of Winnipeg, Canada during the period of 1957. Currently, he is working as an Emeritus Professor in University of Manitoba of Winnipeg, Canada. in University of Manitoba of Winnipeg, Canada and was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, U.K, and Fellow of the American College of Nutrition, Fellow and President of the International College of Nutrition. He is the author of over 200 peer reviewed publications and five books in the areas of metabolic biochemistry and neuroscience. Dr. Dakshinamurti has been on the Editorial Board of many international journals in the area of Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Nutrition. He has been invited to lecture at over 100 universities and research centers around the world. He is the Senior Advisor of the Research Centre.
Dr. Sergey Suchkov was born in the City of Astrakhan, Russia, in a family of dynasty medical doctors. In 1980, graduated from Astrakhan State Medical University and was awarded with MD. In 1985, maintained his PhD as a PhD student of the I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy and Institute of Medical Enzymology, USSR Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia. In 2001, finished the PostDoc Research Fellowship Program and maintained his Doctor Degree at the National Institute of Immunology, Russia. From 1985 through 1987, worked at Inst of Med Enzymology, USSR Academy of Medical Sciences. From 1987 through 1989, was a senior Researcher, Koltzov Inst of Developmental Biology, USSR Academy of Sciences. From 1989 through 1995, was being a Head of the Lab of Clinical Immunology and Immunobiotechnology, Helmholtz Eye Research Inst in Moscow. From 1995 through 2004, was being a Chairman of the Dept for Clinical Immunology, Moscow Clinical Research Institute (MONIKI) and the Immunologist-in-Chief of the Moscow Regional Ministry of Health. In 1993-1996, was an Executice Secretary-in-Chief of the Editorial Board, Biomedical Science, an international journal published jointly by the USSR Academy of Sciences and the Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. Dr Suchkov is a Co-Supervisor over the Russian-American Agreement on scientific and clinical collaboration in the field of ocular immunology between Russian Academy of Sciences and National Institutes of Health (NIH); in 1991-1995 - a member of The Reciprocal Exchange Fellowship Program between Russian Immunological Society and British Society for Immunology. Dr Suchkov is a member of the Editorial Boards of many international journals including EPMA Journal (Springer, Brussels) and Ã¢â‚¬Å“Personalized Medicine UniverseÃ¢â‚¬Â (Elsevier, Japan).
Joao R. Mesquita (D.V.M., M.Sc.; Ph.D.) is a Professor for more than 10 years, affiliated at the Abel Salazar Institute of Biomedical Sciences, where he teaches topics within the Parasitic and Microbiology themes. He has published over 50 papers in Scopus indexed Journals. He has won several scientific prizes from different societies and conferences, where he has presented numerous oral and poster presentations. His research interests are focused on animal and human virology, mainly on zoonotic viruses, with special interest on surveillance tools and epidemiology.
Child Protection Specialist Cheikh Anta DIOP University of Dakar Senegal
A professional Nurse with over 25 years of experience in clinical areas in different role as: Nursing Supervisor, Duty Manager, Nurse Educator, Charge Nurse, Operation Theatre Nurse, , Team Leader, Clinical Instructor, BLS & Assesses, plan, implement and evaluates programs that is evidence based.• Maintains and demonstrates clinical competence using evidence based practice in all aspects • Eager to learn new things • Strong communication skills. • Strive for continued excellence. • Provide exceptional contributions to quality development. • Operational Excellence • research studies and clinical improvement project initiative • Introduction of self- care management Educational program for diabetic patients in primary health care center. The key strengths that I possess for success include, the following • Post-operative pain assessment for major orthopedic cases, a case-control study • Introduction of Problem-Based Learning approach in Nursing Education Program • Evaluating preceptee’ satisfaction concerning preceptorship and the Preceptor-preceptee relationship • The effects of bullying behaviors that nurses experience in workplace • Professional Diploma in Health Education (Clinical Instructor), Italian Project, Jordan. Research Studies • General Nursing Diploma, Nussaiba Almazeniah College for Nursing and Midwives, Jordan. • Bachelor degree in Management Science (Public Administration), Al Yarmouk University, Jordan. • Bachelor degree in General Nursing (BSN), RAK MHSU – UAE .) • MSc in Leadership in Health Professions Education, University of Sharjah (UAE) • MSc in Leadership in Health Professions Education Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. •HSFA Instructor, Research /Project Guide, Committee member, Event’s Organizer and DHA Certified Trainer: Conducting and organizing MED courses as well as conferences and workshop.
Emil Mukhamejanov - doctor of medical sciences, professor. In 1964-1972, I worked in the Institute of Physiology, responsible for the regulation of muscle contraction. In 1974-1991, I worked in the Institute of nutrition, responsible for the regulation of energy metabolism and metabolic diseases. Developed metabolic model of balanced diet coupled with effects of toxic compounds, physical activity and dietary factors. Has developed specialized nutrition products for athletes and for the prevention and treatment of metabolic diseases. Currently working in the Scientific Center of anti-infective disorders, develop approaches of reducing the negative impact of drugs. I participate in a grant (JSC National Medical University named after S.Asfendiarov) for the study of polymorphism in diabetes mellitus. I am a scientific consultant at International Institute of gerontolode.
Ljudmila Stojanovich received her Ph.D. in Medicine, with the thesis “Neuropsychiatric manifestations in patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus” in 1999. She is the scientific director in the Bezhanijska Kosa, University Medical Center of Belgrade University, where she is currently a Full Research Professor. Dr. Stojanovich’s research focuses on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Antiphospholipid Syndrome, and Vaccination in patients with Autoimmune Rheumatic diseases. She is an author of three monographs and of about 250 articles on various aspects of Autoimmune Rheumatic disorders, published in international and domestic journals and in conference proceedings. She is in Editorial Boards (Editorial Boards LUPUS (LONDON). /Reviewer in the “CURRENT CONTENSTS” or “Science citation index”, like LUPUS REWIEWER DATABAS, Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, The Journal of Vaccine, The Journal of Rheumatology, Allergologia et Immunopathologia and others. She is a member of number International Project, like of “the European Forum on Antiphospholipid Antibodies”, “Multicenter studies antiphospholipid antibodies, infections and autoimmune diseases”. She is a mentor/ Supervisor ships a numbers of post-doc students. She was in Invited Speaker for many lectures in Congresses and Symposia; organizer and Chairman of many Workshops, Seminars and Symposia; the member of the Steering Committee of the “(EULAR) recommendations for vaccination in patients with auto-immune inflammatory rheumatic diseases (AIIRD)”, and the Steering Committee of the “EULAR recommendations for the prevention and management of adult antiphospholipid syndrome". Professor Stojanovich is EULAR Honorary Member, and The Member of “The International Team of Medical Experts for the Topic on antiphospholipid syndrome (Hughes Sy) and systemic lupus (INTERNATIONAL CHARITY”, The London Lupus Centre), she was the Chairman in the International Congress “Antiphospholipid syndrome (Hughes syndrome) importance of multidisciplinary approaches- 30 years since definition”, 2013, “GRANT 2015” of the EUROPEAN STROKE CONFERENCE » for “excellent research in cerebrovascular diseases reviewed by the Scientific and programmer Committees”, and presented at the 24th Annual Meeting; Vienna, may, 2015. Member of ILLUMINATE steering committee: the phase 3 lupus ILLUMINATES clinical trials of Tabalumab/ Eli Lilly and Company, MD, PhD, FRCP, are willing to serve as a consultant to Lilly Research Laboratories, a division of Eli Lilly and Company (“Lilly”), in connection with the development of Tabalumab also known as LY2439821. Co- Chairman and the lector “LUPUS ACADEMY EASTERN EUROPEAN ROADSHOW of EULAR«: Belgrade, 18TH march 2016, www.lupus-academy.org. Member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) from 2017; The Member of the international team of medical experts for the topic on APS (Hughes Sy). Professor Ljudmila Stojanovich’ Impact Point is 300.14, and number of citattions is 2.400.
Francisco J. Yepes is a medical doctor and Master of Public Health from the Universidad de Antioquia and Master of Sciences and Doctor of Public Health from Harvard University.
He has ample research and consulting experience in Public Health subjects particularly in public health policy evaluation, health system reforms (decentralization, social security, hospital reforms) and in the study and teaching of comparative healh systems. He was vicepresident of the Social Security Institute, Secretary General of the Ministry of Health, Director of the Colombian Health Sector Study (1988-89), the National Hospital Study (1986), and the National Health Study (1975-78). International consultant with WHO, PAHO, IDB, World Bank, IDRC, Kellogg Foundation, and to the governments of Dominican Republic, Honduras, Costa Rica and Sao Tome and Prince. He directed the Posgraduate Programs in Health Administration and the Master in Public Health at Javeriana University, is invited professor at the National Institute of Health of Mexico and affiliated faculty at the University of Scranton. He is founding member of the Colombian Health Asociation (ASSALUD). Among others, he directed the impact evaluation of the programs on citizen coexistence of the municipality of Medellin, the impact and concurrent evaluation of the program for strenghtening the MCH hospital network of Honduras, and was expert consultant of the impact evaluation of the sex and reproductive health program of the city of Medellin.
Professor Ahmed G.Hegazi currently working as a professor of Microbiology and Immunology in National Research Center, Dokki, Giza, Egypt with a work experience of more than forty years. He bagged many awards and the recent one was “Merit Aware of Medical Sciences, 2016” and he has four patents, 224 Articles. He was Secretary General at African Federation of Apiculture Associations (AFAA) and member of many scientific boards and Editorial Board of many journals. His contributions to the field of Microbiology and Immunology was incredible and we are privileged to have him as Organizing member.
I am Mohammed A. Gomaa , professor of Otorhinolaryngology, faculty of Medicine, Minia university, Egypt. I am graduated from Minia University on 1990, spent my residency at Minia university Hospital, I spent all of my career at Minia university till I get the position of Full professor on 2014. I spent a couple of years as a research fellow at The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center from 1996 to 1998 working on head and neck cancer. I am a member of American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck surgery since 1999 and now serving on Credential and Membership & Humanitarian Committees. I published 25 articles and another 10 now under publication, I published many of them at international Journal with impact factors. My h-index is 7 and have my papers cited in 190 articles so far. I present a lot of my work at highly ranked international conferences In USA, Europe, Dubai, and of course Egypt. I granted top reviewer award from publon on 2018.
Prof. Ramesh C. Gupta is the Pro Vice Chancellor in the Nagaland University, India. He has recived his degree of M.Sc and Ph.D Chemistry from Lucknow University. He has the experience of 40 yrs and is Professor since 2000. He has delivered inaugural & keynote lecture, plenary & invited talks, chaired technical sessions and is the editorial board member of many journals.
Dr. M.Rajajeyakumar, MBBS, MD (Physiology), MSc Yoga, CCEBDM (PHFI), (PhD), has completed his MD Physiology,(2006-2009) at (JIPMER- An Institution of National Importance under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India). I worked as research assistant (2009-2012) in the Advanced Centre for Yoga Therapy, Education & Research Lab, and JIPMER. I published more than 88 research papers and serving as an editorial board member and expert reviewer of many national and international journals. I have been invited for honorable guest Speaker in Fitness-2015, Philadelphia, USA, and chairperson for the international conference 9th Indo global summit on cancer therapy -2015, India. I was selected as Speaker and chairperson for 12th, 13th& 14th AsiaPacificMedicalEducationConference-3rd, 4th & 5th International Conference on Faculty Development in the Health Professions, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS, Singapore 2015, 16 & 17. I presented a scientific research paper in World Diabetes Congress Dec-2015, IDF, Vancouver, Canada. I have been appointed as Advisory Council members of Pure Action, Yoga is Medicine, Austin, TX 78703, USA and organizing committee member of international conferences. I have been honored and received 10 awards, including national and international level. I have been appointed as scientific referee for extramural proposal evaluation and recommendation for funding of project in the field of medicine and biomedical engineering by the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Established through an Act of Parliament: SERB Act 2008, Department of Science & Technology, Government of India.
Dr. Uqbah Iqbal is a Socioeconomic Researcher at Research for Social Advancement. Winning Second Place in Malaysian Historical Essay Writing Competition 2013, he was the recipient of Research University Fellowship Scheme, Graduate on Time Award and Outstanding Student Award from Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities as well as the Youngest Ph.D. in History Holder and the only Malaysian achieved a Ph.D. in History in conjunction with the 43rd Convocation of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He's authoring notable books/ebooks such as The Historical Development of the Malay Nationalism Before Independence, The Historical Development of the Malay Society Economic Nature During Pre-Colonial Era, The Historical Development of British Investment in Malaya Before the Second World War, The Historical Development of Foreign Investment in the Formation of the Malaysian Economy and Sejarah Pemikiran Pandang Ke Timur: Kepentingan Jepun Dalam Pembangunan Sosio-Ekonomi Malaysia (1906-1980). His publications have appeared in a wide range of international and national journals such as TAWARIKH, SUSURGALUR, Management and Administrative Sciences Review, Social and Basic Sciences Research Review, Jurnal Kemanusiaan, Jurnal Sejarah, Jurnal Pengajian Melayu, Jebat, International Journal of Social Science and Humanities Research, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Asian Social Science and Geografia. He's also actively in the editorial board such as Asian Social Science, International Journal of Art and Literature, International Journal of Archaeology and History, American Journal of Social Sciences, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, History Research and Pratidhwani the Echo. Through his involvement as a reviewer with the Nonfiction Authors Association, 15 of his reviewed books received Awards.
Dr. Dounebaine is currently a medical epidemiologist, he possesses several years of experience working in developing countries with international institutions including Medicines Sans Frontieres (MSF), International Medical Corps, UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO). He has experience working in the field on Immunization/Polio Eradication Program, HIV/AIDS, Disease Surveillance, Health Communication and Reproductive Health Program. He also has experience in teaching and oral presentations, he was Teaching Assistant at the Georgia State University, and Part Time Instructor (facilitator) in Epidemiology in Action at the Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. He obtained his Medical Degree from the University of Bamako, MALI (West Africa), and his Master of Public Health (epidemiology) from Georgia State University, Atlanta Georgia. He also holds a certificate in Field Epidemiology from Emory University/CDC, and another certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health/Research Method from the Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research (GFMER). He is a registered member of the American Public Health Association.
Dr. Dounebaine is passionate about community health, and making lasting impacts in peopleâ€™s life. He is founder of WUTENE, Inc. a Nonprofit Organization based in Atlanta, USA, with a mission to provide the best and affordable health services, health education and training to people living in the rural areas or in disadvantaged neighborhoods.