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Fawzi Mahomoodally

Designation : Associate Professor
University/Organisation : University of Mauritius
Qualification : Ph. D
Email : F.mahomoodally@uom.ac.mu
Biography :  

Dr. Fawzi Mahomoodally is an Assistant Professor and head of department of health sciences at the faculty of science, University of Mauritius, East Africa. He has authored 180 scientific publications (108 full scientific papers in ISSN/impact factor journals, edited 4 academic books, 28 book chapters, and 40 abstracts/presentation in international/national conferences. He is recipient of >35 fellowships/travel grants. Dr. Fawzi works in the field of health sciences, with a deep-rooted interest towards documenting/validating the use of complementary/alternative medicine and indigenous/traditional knowledge pertaining to the use of natural products (medicinal herbs/spices/food plants/animal products/practices). He endeavours to develop therapeutic bio-products from medicinal herbs/food plants to address global health, wellness, and food security issues. He is presently collaborating with private companies to translate his research into commercial therapeutic bio-products.