Orish Ebere Orisakwe

University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria


Orish Ebere Orisakwe received a B.S. degree with honors and a Ph.D. degree in pharmacology and toxicology from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria. He is a European Registered Toxicologist. He has been involved in training and mentorship in various pharmacology and toxicology programs in many Nigerian universities including Nnamdi Azikiwe University. He coordinates the African Society of Toxicological Sciences in Nigeria and he is an Advisor of the Cameroon Society of Toxicological Sciences. He has over 100 peer-reviewed scholarly publications with more than 70 cited in PubMed. He serves in the Editorial and Review Boards of many journals in USA and Europe. In addition to these biographical reference listings, Marquis Who’s Who in the World, IBC Nominated, Outstanding People of the 20th Century (Cambridge), Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, American Biographical Institute, Research Board of Advisors, American Biographical Institute, Man of the Year 2000, American Biographical Institute, International Directory of Distinguished Leadership, Hall of FAME, Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering 2000, American Biographical Institute Medal Award, International Peace Prize, United Cultural Convention of the United States of America, American Biographical Institute, Man of the Year 2005, American Biographical Institute, International Directory of Experts and Expertise 2006, American Biographical Institute, 2006 Man of the Year Commemorative Medal, he has won several travel and research fellowships. As an accomplished Symposium Speaker, he has actively and successfully supervised four doctorate and many masters candidates. He has a flare for scientific research also preaches the word of God. He is one of the country liaison of Africa Education Initiative and one of the scientific directors of Noodles Onlus based in Italy.

Biography Updated on 12 July 2009

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