Mohamed Eddouks is Professor at the Moulay Ismail University, Morocco. He is a researcher in physiology and pharmacology with an M.S. degree in metabolic and molecular endocrinology from the University of Paris 6, France, a specialized certificate in endocrine pharmacology from the University of Paris 7, France, and a Ph.D. degrees in physiology and pharmacology from the University of Liege, Belgium, and the Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah University, Fez, Morocco. He had his postdoctoral fellowship at the Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine of Montreal, Canada. He has been working on medicinal plants for the past 14 years. His research focuses on ethnobiological as well as pharmacological issues in the use of Moroccan medicinal plants for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, obesity, and hypertension. His contribution to this field includes three international books and more than 70 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters of international repute. He is member of the editorial boards of 14 international journals. He is also a member of the panel of experts of several international journals. He has been the Dean of the Polydisciplinary Faculty of Errachidia (2008–2012).
Biography Updated on 15 October 2012