Network

MEKEI, in conjunction with WASD, has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory can be used to help find, support and collaborate with experts from the network.

Interested in joining the expert directory? Complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at siham@wasd.org.uk. You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisation: World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

Dr. Margaret Lawson

Researcher

Dr. Margaret Lawson is a State registered dietician since 1969, MSc in Human Nutrition, and PhD in Clinical Biochemistry (1990). A fellow of the British Dietetic Association in 2001 and A Postgraduate certificate in Allergy was awarded by Southampton University in 2004.…

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Dr. Mona Anwar

Assistant Professor

Mona Anwar is an Assistant Professor of Medical Biochemistry. She is especially interested in the effect of nutrition on the pathogenesis of different diseases. Her research has included work on antioxidants, obesity and diabetes.

Dr. Yi Wang

Assistant Professor

Yi Wang is currently working as Assistant Professor at the China Agriculture University. She obtained her PhD from the China Agriculture University. She has published several articles in regional and international journalism areas related to iron deficiency response.

Dr. Subhash K. Khanna

Director

Dr S. K. Khanna superannuated as Director Grade Scientist and Head of Food Toxicology Division of Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR) Lucknow, India. He obtained his post graduation and Doctorate in Biochemistry from Lucknow University and was continuously engaged in Food Quality and Safety Assessments work for the past over 35 years.…

Prof. Salwa M. EL Shebini

Professor

Prof. Salwa M El Shebini is a Professor of community medicine and nutrition, Food Science and Nutrition Department National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt. She is interested in various aspects of nutritional surveys concerning the evaluation of the nutritional status of different age groups.…

Dr. Hessa M. AL-Mudhaffar

Assistant Professor

Hessah M. AL-Mudhaffar  is an Assistant Professor at Dammam University, Saudi Arabia. She received her PhD in 2001 from the General Presidency for Female Education, Presidency Agency for Girls College of Science, DMM University.…

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Ahmed Aljaberi

Director

Mr. Ahmed is a business academic oriented professional with 15 years of experience in information and business field. He is a member of Strategic Management Society (SMS). He holds MSc in Information Science from North Carolina Central University, USA; Certified Knowledge Manager, Change Manager and EFQM Assessor, and a Balanced Scorecard practitioner.…

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Genci Dervishi

Lecturer

Genci Dervishi is a Master of Sciences in Public Health, Specialist in Public Health has developed many research projects on the nutrition of the Roma community and the nutrition on Students of the University of Sports.…

Prof. Kamal El-Siddig

Director

Professor Kamal El-Siddig is a director of Research Programmes and International Cooperation in the Agriculture Research Corporation, Ministry of Agriculture, Sudan. He received his PhD in 1994 from the faculty of International Agricultural development, Berlin Technical University, Germany.…

Elkhtab Mohamed Abdalla

Researcher

Mr Elkhtab Mohamed Abdalla is a researcher at the Environment and Natural Resources Research Institute, National Centre for Research, Sudan. He holds a Bachelor’s of Sciences Degree in Agriculture (Soil and Environment Sciences) and a Master’s of Sciences Degree in Agriculture, University of Khartoum.…

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Prof. Abdulbari Bener

Professor

Prof. Abdulbari Bener is Head of Medical Statistics Department of Medical  Statistics and Epidemiology at Hamad Medical Corporation. Also, he is Advisor to World Health Organization. Prof. Abdulbari Bener has supervised over 30 Medical Arab Board Research Projects in the Family Medicine and Community speciality at the UAE University and Hamad Medical Corporation. …

Prof. Abdelkarim Sabir Ali

Professor

Prof Abdelkarim Sabir Ali is a Professor of Environmental Sciences in the Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology, Al Neelain University, Ministry of Higher Education in Sudan. He is leading many postgraduate research projects dealing environmental problems in Sudan.…

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prof. M-Said Oukil

Professor

M-Said Oukil is a Visiting Professor of Management working in the Department of Management and Marketing, College of Industrial Management, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.…

Amel Hassan Abdallah

Lecturer

Amel Hassan Abdallah is a lecturer at the University of Khartoum, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Botany, Sudanese. She has published a number of papers. She is a Member of the Sudanese Natural Heritage Society and a Member of Young Women’s Conservation Biologist (YWCB) in Africa.…

Rizka R. Bastom

Food Technologist

Rizka R. Bastomi obtained her BSc from the Department of Food Science and Technology, Bogor Agricultural University. She is now working in the food industry as a food technologist.

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Dr. George Grimble

Principal Teaching Fellow

Dr George Grimble has been working in the area of Clinical Nutrition since 1980 with a special emphasis on clinical gastroenterology research, intensive care medicine and nutrition in older people. He is currently Principal Teaching Fellow at UCL in the Centre for Gastroenterology & Nutrition in the Division of Medicine.…

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Dr. Yasser Bentahar

Deputy Head

Dr. Yasser Bentahar obtained his Bachelor and Master’s in Marketing and PhD in Intelligent Management from University of Salento, Italy. In addition to these qualifications, Dr. Yasser  obtained an International Masters in e-Business Management.…

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Prof. Gabriel O. Adegoke

Professor

G.O. Adegoke is a Professor of Food Microbiology/Safety at the University of Ibadan, Department of Food Technology, Faculty of Technology. He is the Head, Department of Food Technology and a Member of the Institute of Public Analysts and a Founding Member of the Nigeria Mycotoxin Awareness and Study Network (NMASN).

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Dr. Moutaman Mirghani

Director

Currently, I am an Associate Research Professor at the National Center for Research (NCR), and the Director of the Institute of Space Research and Aerospace (ISRA). Before, I was an Associate Professor at Karary University, where I taught both undergraduate and postgraduate students and participated in many academic and scientific committees.…