Born at Sialkot Pakistan in 4th November 1947, Professor Dr. Muhammad Akram Muneer: having qualifications of BSc (AH) & BVSc (Punjab), M.Sc (Hons, UAF), MSc (Veterinary Virology, Tuskegee University USA), PhD (Veterinary Microbiology, University of Minnesota USA) and Post-doctorate from University of Minnesota; has over 47 year experience as professor in Veterinary Microbiology, Dean Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Acting Vice Chancellor UVAS, National Director, Ministry of Livestock GOP National program on control and prevention of Avian Influenza, National Consultant FAO/UN for SAARC countries in highly pathogenic emerging diseases, etc. He has published over 100 research papers in international and national research journals. He has supervised over 24 PhD candidates and 52 Mphil/MSc scholars in the field of Microbiology. He has been recognized as HEC best university teacher, approved PhD supervisor and awarded izaz-e-Kamal by the president of Pakistan. He has contributed on the control of viral diseases in poultry in Pakistan and also worked as member national disease control of Pakistan Poultry Association. Dr. Muneer has presented his work in over 100 science moots in Pakistan, USA, Canada and India. Currently he is working as Professor of Veterinary Microbiology at Riphah International University College of Veterinary Sciences, Raiwind Road, Lahore
Research interests: Working with infectious zoonotic diseases of man and animals (Viral, bacterial, fungus diseases; immune-diagnostics, pharmaceutical microbiology)
I have more than 190 scientific publications, 3 monographs, textbook "Virology" (2012), 10 patents, 4 innovations. I am currently working as the Lugansk State Medical University, Rubezhnoye, Ukraine , is the supervisor of the nine research programs in virology and biochemistry.
Dr. Nejash Abdela did an excellent academic achievement and received a degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) with great distinction from Jimma University in 2017. He is also a well-versed young energetic researcher with admirable scientific paper writing and publication skills. Inspiringly he has published more than 40 scientific papers on reputable peer reviewed international journals. Moreover, he is the reviewer and editorial board member of different international journals.
DVM Thesis Title: Prevalence, Risk Factors and vectors identification of Bovine Anaplasmosis and Babesiosis in and around Jimma Town, South Western Ethiopia
Dr Tatjana Plješa received her medical education (MD), specialization (Specialist in Microbiology and parasitology) and PhD studies (Clinical and Experimental Bacteriology) at the Medical Faculty, University of Belgrade, Serbia. Dr Plješa is the author of many publications in the field of microbiology and immunology. Dr Plješa has a rich experience in the production and quality control of viral vaccines, bacterial vaccines and diagnostic devices. She was Production Director in the Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Sera Torlak. She worked in bacterial vaccine production area as Team leader in establishing single-use WAVE technology in the production of pertussis vaccine, diphtheria toxoid and tetanus toxoid projects. Prior to this, Dr Plješa was the Head of Vaccine Production Department, where she managed the production of pertussis vaccine. She was involved in the study of comparing clinical isolates and vaccine strains of Bordetella pertussis by serotyping and genotyping, as a part of the project of surveillance of B. pertussis antigenic divergence and pertussis re-emergence in countries with high vaccination coverage. Dr Plješa participated in the projects of the World Health Organization and the Institute Torlak in the area of vaccines production and control. She published a lot of scientific papers and was present at numerous national and international conferences. She has 15 years of experience in microbiology and biotechnology, in research, quality control, industrial and technology development. Also, she is involved in environmental and food microbiology studies in Public Health Institute of Belgrade, Serbia.
Research Interest :
Vaccine production and Quality Control; Bordetella pertussis antigenic divergence and pertussis re-emergence; Public Health; Food microbiology; Environmental microbiology; Clinical Microbiology
BIOGRAPHY OF OBEAGU, EMMANUEL IFEANYI
Emmanuel Ifeanyi Obeagu is one of Medicine's leading celebrities, known for leadership skills and breakthrough research potential. Emmanuel Ifeanyi Obeagu starred in Medicine. Emmanuel Ifeanyi Obeagu is working in Diagnostic Laboratory Unit, Department of University Health Services, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State, Nigeria. He was born in Amede, Eha- Amufu, Enugu State, Nigeria and is pursuing his PhD in Haematology, received his M.Sc in Haematology in Imo State University, Owerri. He attained Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science in Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria.
Emmanuel Ifeanyi Obeagu received 2 international research awards in 2017 as World Academic Champion in Medicine and Fellow, Directorate of Medicine, IASR, World Academic Champion in Diagnostics and Fellow, Directorate of Diagnostics, IASR. He received 2018 Best Editor award by Annals of Clinical and Laboratory Research. He was included among world 500 most influential public health experts on earth 2017 and included among Global Infectious Diseases Control Experts. He equally received 46 International awards and recognitions He is a research-oriented person. He has published more than 380 research papers and invited and reviewed more than 245 papers in reputable international journals and editor and reviewer to more than 110 International Journals. He was promoted to Editor-in Chief of Journal of Biomedical Research and Review on 4th September, 2018. He attended as a delegate, plenary speaker, keynote speaker and organizing committee member of international conferences. He is an eminent scholar and a researcher. He is a prolific writer and has a very high research gate score.
Emmanuel Ifeanyi Obeagu research interests include Haematology and Blood Transfusion, Immunology, and Public Health. He has been enlightening the world with his scientific contributions.
1) Infectious disease
3) Dengue Virus
AWARDS, PARTICIPATION AND PRESENTATIONS:
Poster Presentation “Effect of Atorvastatin on Paraoxonase (PON) gene family and oxidative stress in Hypercholesterolaemic Thai populations”.
Poster Presentation on “Paraoxonase status on Thalassaemic Patients”.
HONORS AND AWARDS:
Awarded for the publication of research article in the journal of American Diabetes Association “Diabetes” (Diabetes, 2013; 62: 243-253), which was selected as the best publication of the year by Korean Society for Cell Biology, and invited for oral presented in the Annual Meeting 11-12 January 2013, Daejeon, South Korea.
Awarded by Kangwon National University School of Medicine, Chuncheon, South Korea in 22 February 2013 for excellence Ph.D. thesis.
National Education Award (Nepal Biddhya Bhusan “Ka”): Honored Gold medal from the Ministry of Education, Nepal, and awarded by the President of Nepal, 2015.