Thirumavalavan Munusamy | Inorganic Chemistry Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Thirumavalavan Munusamy | Inorganic Chemistry Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Thirumavalavan Munusamy, Saveetha Engineering College, India

Dr. Thirumavalavan Munusamy is a distinguished chemist with over two decades of international experience in inorganic chemistry, nanotechnology, and environmental science. Holding a Ph.D. from the University of Madras, India, his expertise encompasses the synthesis and characterization of complex compounds, as well as extensive research in nanomaterials and environmental applications. Notable for his contributions, he has received numerous awards and grants, published in prestigious journals, and served as an editorial board member for several esteemed publications. As a dedicated educator, he has guided numerous students and contributed significantly to the academic community. ๐Ÿงช๐Ÿ“š

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๐ŸŽ“ Academic Journey

Dr. M. Thirumavalavan embarked on his academic voyage with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Loyola College, Chennai, followed by a Master’s from C.A.H. College, Melvisharam. He attained his Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from the University of Madras, delving into the synthesis and characterization of novel macrobicyclic tricompartmental ligands and their metal complexes.

๐Ÿ† Awards and Recognitions

Dr. Thirumavalavan’s contributions have been acknowledged globally, from being recognized in “Who’s Who in the World” to receiving prestigious fellowships such as NSC, Taiwan, and FCT, Portugal. He’s served as an editorial board member for esteemed journals like Nanomedicine and Nanotechnology Journal and has been lauded by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge.

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿซ Teaching

Alongside his research pursuits, Dr. Thirumavalavan has been a mentor and educator, guiding numerous master’s and doctoral students. He’s adept at handling classes in nano-biotechnology, environmental sciences, and chemistry for biomedical engineering.

๐Ÿ”ฌ Research Focus

Dr. M. Thirumavalavan’s research primarily centers around the synthesis and application of nanomaterials for environmental remediation and catalytic processes. He specializes in the development of cellulose-based adsorbents, chitosan/ZnO nanocomposites, and mesoporous silica materials for heavy metal ion adsorption and photocatalytic degradation. His work extends to exploring the structural and functional properties of these materials, aiming to address challenges in water pollution and environmental sustainability. With a keen interest in innovative solutions, he continually explores novel approaches to tackle pressing environmental concerns through advanced materials science.

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Ayaga Bawah | Population Studies Award | Excellence in Research

Prof. Ayaga Bawah | Population Studies Award | Excellence in Research

Prof. Ayaga Bawah,University of Ghana, Ghana

Professor Ayaga Bawah is a distinguished academic affiliated with the University of Ghana, one of the leading institutions of higher learning in Africa. Specializing in fields such as public health, demography, and social sciences, Prof. Bawah has made significant contributions to research, policy, and practice in Ghana and beyond. His work often focuses on understanding population dynamics, health disparities, and the intersection of social factors with public health outcomes. With a commitment to advancing knowledge and promoting evidence-based interventions, Prof. Bawah’s expertise has helped shape strategies for improving healthcare delivery and addressing key challenges facing communities in Ghana and across the continent. As a respected scholar and educator, he continues to inspire students and colleagues alike through his dedication to excellence in research and teaching.

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Education:

PhD Demography (05/2002), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA,MA Demography (05/1999), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA,MA Population Studies (08/1995), University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana,BA Geography and Resource Development (08/1991), University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana

Current research focus:

Health Systems,Sexual and Reproductive Health,Health Equity,Community Health Services,Maternal and Child Health,Social Demography

Research projects:

Assessment of Health Policy and Systems Research (HPSR) Capacities (2019-2020) – Principal Investigator, funded by World Health Organization (WHO).,Developing Acute Care and Emergency Referral Systems (ACERS) Project (2018-2022) – Co-Principal Investigator, funded by United States Agency for International Development.,Pathways to Equitable Healthy Cities (2017-2023) – Co-Investigator, funded by Wellcome Trust.,Prospective Comparative Study of Clinical Outcomes Following Clinic-Based versus Self-Use of Medical Abortion (2019-2020) – Principal Investigator, funded by Ipas International, USA.,Implementation and Impact Evaluation of the Willows’ Reproductive Health Programs in Ghana (2017-2020) – Principal Investigator (Ghana), funded by Warren Buffet Foundation.

Teaching:

Graduate Courses: Computer Aided Population Analysis, Social Dynamics, Development and Demographic Processes, Applied Demography in Public Health, Mathematical Demography, Advanced Population Analysis.,Undergraduate Courses: Techniques of Resource Assessment.

 

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  1. Sakeah, E., Bawah, A.A., Asuming, P.O. et al. (2023). “Impact of community health interventions on maternal and child health indicators in the upper east region of Ghana.” BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 23, 298. (Corresponding author)
  2. MacTavish R., Bixby H., Cavanaugh A., Agyei-Mensah S, Bawah, A., Owusu G, Ezzati M, Arku R, Robinson B., A.M., Baumgartner J. (2023). “Identifying deprived ‘slum’ neighbourhoods in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area of Ghana using census and remote sensing data.” World Development, Volume 167.
  3. Sakeah, E., Bawah, A.A., Kuwolamo, I. Anyorikeya, M., Asuming, P.O., & Aborigo, R.A. (2023). “How different incentives influence reported motivation and perceptions of performance in Ghanaian community-based health planning and services zones.” BMC Research Notes 16, 17.
  4. Bawah A.A., Biney A.A., & Kyei P. (2022). “‘You canโ€™t look at an orange and draw a banana’: using research evidence to develop relevant health policy in Ghana.” Global Health: Science and Practice, 10(Supplement 1): e2100693.
  5. Kushitor M, Henry E.G., Obeng-Dwamena A.D., Agyekum W.M., Agula C, Toprah T, Shah I & Bawah A.A. (2022). “Covert Contraceptive Use amongst the urban poor in Accra, Ghana: experiences of health providers.” Reproductive Health 19, 205.
  6. Agula C, Henry E.G., Asuming P.O., Obeng-Dwamena A, Toprah T, Agyekum M.W., Shah I, & Bawah AA. (2022). “Postpartum contraceptive initiation and use: Evidence from Accra, Ghana.” Women’s Health 18:17455057221141290. (Corresponding author)
  7. Awoonor-Williams J.K., Apanga S, Bawah A.A., Phillips J.F., & Kachur S.P. (2022). “Using Health Systems and Policy Research to Achieve Universal Health Coverage in Ghana.” Global Health: Science and Practice September 2022, 10(Supplement 1):e2100763.
  8. Tangcharoensathien, V., Sudhakar, M., Birhanu, Z., Abraham, G., Bawah, A., Kyei, P., Biney, A. … & Panichkriangkrai, W. (2022). “Health Policy and Systems Research Capacities in Ethiopia and Ghana: Findings From a Self-Assessment.” Global Health: Science and Practice, 10(Supplement 1): e2100715.
  9. Abubakari SW, Alhassan N, Adda R, Asante KP, & Bawah A.A., (2022). “Socio-economic, physical and health-related determinants of causes of death among women in the Kintampo districts of Ghana.” Cogent Public Health, 9(1), 2109300.
  10. Tetteh J.D., Templeton M.R., … & Bawah A.A., Arku R.E., Ezzati M., Agyei-Mensah, S. (2022). “Spatial heterogeneity in drinking water sources in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA), Ghana.” Population and Environment, 1-31.
  11. Agyekum MW, Henry EG, Kushitor MK, Obeng-Dwamena AD, Agula C,… & Bawah AA. (2022). “Partner support and women’s contraceptive use: insight from urban poor communities in Accra, Ghana.” BMC Women’s Health, 22(1), 1-10.
  12. Asuming P.O., Bawah A.A., Kanmiki EW and PhillipsJ.F. (2022). “The impact of a health systems strengthening initiative on child morbidity: The case of the Ghana Essential Health Interventions Program in rural northern Ghana.” PloS one, 17(6), p.e0269199.
  13. Dovie DB, Miyittah MK, Dodor DE, Dzodzomenyo M, Christian AK, Teteโ€Larb, R, … & Bawah AA. (2022). “Earth System’s Gatekeeping of ‘One Health’ Approach to Manage Climateโ€Sensitive Infectious Diseases.” GeoHealth, 6(4), e2021GH000543.
  14. Asuming PO, Gaisie DA, Agula C & Bawah AA. (2022). “Impact of Covidโ€19 on Maternal Health Seeking in Ghana.” Journal of International Development.
  15. Bixby H, Bennett JE, Bawah AA, et al. (2022). “Quantifying within-city inequalities in child mortality across neighbourhoods in Accra, Ghana: a Bayesian spatial analysis.” BMJ Open; 12:e054030.
  16. Oduro AR, Francke J, Ansah P, Jackson EF, Wak G, Phillips JF, Haykin LA, Azongo D, Bawah AA, Welaga P, Hodgson A, Aborigo R & Heller DJ. (2021). “Social and demographic correlates of cardiovascular mortality in the Kassena-Nankana districts of Ghana: a verbal post-mortem analysis.” International Journal of Epidemiology, dyab244.

 

Mabrouk Abd Eldaim | Molecular Biology Award | Best Researcher Award

Prof Dr. Mabrouk Abd Eldaim | Molecular Biology Award | Best Researcher Award

Prof Dr. Mabrouk Abd Eldaim, Menoufia University, Egypt

๐Ÿ”ฌ Prof. Dr. Mabrouk Abd Eldaim, a distinguished researcher in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, holds a Ph.D. from Hokkaido University, Japan, with post-doctoral fellowships from Kyoto University. With over 880 citations and an H-index of 18, his expertise spans across veterinary sciences and biomedical research. Currently serving as Vice Dean for Postgraduate Affairs and Professor at Menoufia University, Egypt, he also directs the Quality Assurance unit. Prof. Eldaim’s multilingual proficiency in English and Arabic enriches his global scientific collaborations. His career blends academic excellence with leadership in education and research.

 

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Scientific Qualifications

๐Ÿ”ฌ Prof. Dr. Mabrouk Abd Eldaim’s illustrious academic journey encompasses a rich tapestry of scientific achievements. Holding a Ph.D. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology from Hokkaido University, Japan, he further honed his expertise through post-doctoral fellowships in Biomedical Sciences at Kyoto University. Prior to this, he attained a Master’s degree in Veterinary Medical Sciences from Menoufia University, Egypt, and a Bachelor’s degree with distinction from Alexandria University. With over 880 citations and an H-index of 18, his contributions to research are highly regarded, with 27 highly cited works. Prof. Eldaim’s multidisciplinary background underscores his commitment to advancing knowledge in the biomedical field.

Research Focus

๐Ÿ”ฌ Prof. Dr. Mabrouk Abd Eldaim’s research focus primarily revolves around the fields of pharmacology, toxicology, and biomedical sciences. His work delves into elucidating the mechanisms underlying the protective effects of natural compounds against various toxins and chemical agents. With a keen interest in herbal medicine, his studies explore the therapeutic potential of plants like Trigonella foenum-graecum, Moringa oleifera, and Spirulina platensis in mitigating oxidative stress, inflammation, and organ damage. Prof. Eldaim’s investigations shed light on novel approaches for alleviating toxicity-induced ailments, offering promising avenues for pharmaceutical development and clinical intervention.

 

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Dan Dong | Wetland Soil Biogeochemistry Award | Best Researcher Award

Ms. Dan Dong | Wetland Soil Biogeochemistry Award | Best Researcher Award

Ms. Dan Dong, McGill University, Canada

Dan Dong is a dedicated Ph.D. candidate at McGill University, specializing in Physical Geography. With a B.S. from Beijing Normal University, Dan’s research focuses on wetland ecosystems, including nutrient dynamics and microbial activities. Their work has been published in prestigious journals like Restoration Ecology and Environmental Pollution. Dan has contributed to projects assessing the impact of acid rain on leaf traits and wetland carbon sequestration potential. As a teaching assistant, they’ve imparted knowledge in wetland and statistical courses, demonstrating a passion for education. Awarded the NSERC Stipend and recognized as an Outstanding Undergraduate, Dan excels academically and aspires to contribute significantly to environmental research. ๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿ”ฌ

 

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Dan Dong embarked on their academic journey at Beijing Normal University, where they earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Geographical Science from the School of Natural Resource. ๐ŸŽ“ Their passion for exploring the Earth’s physical landscapes led them to pursue a Ph.D. in Physical Geography at McGill University, commencing in September 2018. ๐ŸŒ Within McGill’s Department of Geography, nestled in the Faculty of Science, Dan has been honing their expertise in understanding the intricate dynamics of our planet’s geographical features. Through their academic pursuits spanning two esteemed institutions, Dan is poised to make significant contributions to the field of geography and environmental science. ๐ŸŒฑ

 

work experience

During their tenure at McGill University, Dan Dong has been actively engaged in on-campus work, serving as a teaching assistant for both a wetland course and a statistics course focused on R programming. ๐Ÿ“Š Their dedication to education extends beyond the classroom as they’ve contributed to academia by reviewing three manuscripts for Soil Biology and Biogeochemistry, a testament to their expertise and commitment to advancing scientific research. Introduced by Prof. Joann Whalen, these experiences have allowed Dan to cultivate a multifaceted skill set, combining teaching, statistical analysis, and scholarly review to enrich both their own academic journey and that of their peers. ๐ŸŒŸ

 

Awards & Honors

Dan Dong’s academic excellence has been consistently recognized through prestigious scholarships, awards, and honors. Since 2018, they’ve been the recipient of the NSERC Stipend, highlighting their commitment to scientific research. ๐ŸŽ“ During their undergraduate years at Beijing Normal University, Dan stood out as one of the “Outstanding Undergraduates in BNU,” representing their faculty with distinction. ๐Ÿ† Their achievements include securing the Top Prize in Academic endeavors and being awarded a National Scholarship. ๐ŸŒŸ Additionally, their prowess extended beyond academics, as evidenced by their Second Prize win in the “Future Teacher Competition,” showcasing their dedication to education and leadership potential in shaping future generations. ๐Ÿ…

 

Research Focus

Dan Dong’s research focuses on the intricate interactions within terrestrial ecosystems, particularly in the context of environmental stressors and ecosystem restoration. ๐ŸŒฑ Their studies delve into topics such as litter decomposition, nutrient dynamics, and the impacts of acid rain on leaf photosynthetic rates in terrestrial plants. Through their contributions to journals like Restoration Ecology and Environmental Pollution, Dan sheds light on critical aspects of ecosystem health and resilience in the face of environmental challenges. Their dedication to understanding and mitigating the effects of such stressors underscores their commitment to environmental science and conservation. ๐ŸŒ

 

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Litter decomposition and nutrient dynamics of four macrophytes in intact, restored and constructed freshwater marshes of Canada

Radhakrishna Bhandari | Biological Sciences Award | Best Researcher Award

Mr. Radhakrishna Bhandari | Biological Sciences Award | Best Researcher Award

Mr. Radhakrishna Bhandari, tribhuvan university, Nepal

๐ŸŒฑ Radhakrishna Bhandari is a dedicated MSc Ag student at Tribhuvan University, focusing on advancing sustainable agrifood systems through Plant Breeding and Genetics. With 19 publications and 15 citations, he demonstrates a keen interest in research, notably in climate-resilient wheat breeding. As a peer reviewer for Elsevier, his expertise extends to scientific writing and publication. He has contributed significantly to wheat genotype evaluations under various stress conditions and holds experience in agro-science content creation. With a passion for agriculture and a drive for innovation, Radhakrishna embodies a commitment to improving crop resilience and productivity. ๐ŸŒพ

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๐Ÿ“š Educational Background:

Radhakrishna pursued his BSc Ag and MSc Ag at the Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science, Tribhuvan University. His coursework encompasses a wide array of subjects crucial for understanding agricultural sciences, including Technical Writing, Biostatistics, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology. His academic rigor lays a strong foundation for his research endeavors. ๐ŸŽ“

 

๐Ÿ”ฌ Research Experience:

Radhakrishna has delved deep into agricultural research. His investigations on stress tolerance in wheat and package production for black rice cultivation demonstrate his hands-on approach to tackling agricultural challenges. His findings, published in reputable journals, contribute significantly to the field. ๐ŸŒพ

๐Ÿ’ผ Work Experience and Achievements:

Apart from his academic pursuits, Radhakrishna founded an agriculture-based content platform, showcasing his passion for disseminating knowledge. As a census enumerator and chemistry instructor, he further enriched his skill set. Recognized as a merit scholar and recipient of the Golden Jubilee Scholarship Scheme, Radhakrishna’s dedication to academic excellence is evident. ๐Ÿ†

๐ŸŒพ Research Focus:

Radhakrishna Bhandari’s research primarily centers on enhancing the resilience of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) varieties against environmental stresses, particularly drought and heat. With a comprehensive exploration of stress tolerance mechanisms, his work contributes significantly to understanding wheat physiology, morphology, and biochemical responses under adverse conditions. Through extensive reviews and empirical studies, he aims to identify drought-tolerant genotypes, assess their performance in various environments, and provide insights for effective wheat breeding programs. Radhakrishna’s dedication to addressing emerging threats like fall armyworm underscores his commitment to sustainable agriculture and food security. ๐ŸŒฑ

 

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  1. “Drought stress effect, tolerance, and management in wheatโ€“a review” (Cogent Food and Agriculture, 2024)
    • Year of Publication: 2023
  2. “Climate resilient breeding for high yields and stable wheat lines under irrigated and abiotic stress environments” (Plant Stress, 2024)
    • Year of Publication: 2024
  3. “Identification of drought tolerant wheat genotypes using stress tolerance indices in the western terai region of Nepal” (Research on Crops, 2023)
    • Year of Publication: 2023
  4. “Stability analysis of different Wheat varieties using AMMI and GGE biplot under Heat drought and Irrigated environment” (Research Square, 2023)
    • Year of Publication: 2023
  5. “Stability and Adaptability of Wheat Genotypes Under Irrigated, Heat Stress, Rainfed and Drought Environments” (SSRN, 2023)
    • Year of Publication: 2023
  6. “Expression and association of quantitative traits of wheat genotypes under different wheat growing environments” (Cogent Food & Agriculture, 2023)
    • Year of Publication: 2023
  7. “Yield performance and stress tolerance indices of wheat genotypes under irrigated and rainfed condition” (Journal of Innovative Agriculture, 2023)
    • Year of Publication: 2023
  8. “PHYSIOLOGICAL, MORPHOLOGICAL & BIOCHEMICAL RESPONSE OF WHEAT AGAINST HEAT & DROUGHT STRESS AND THE TOLERANCE MECHANISM โ€“ A REVIEW” (Reviews In Food and Agriculture, 2022)
    • Year of Publication: 2022
  9. “FALL ARMYWORM: AN EMERGING THREAT TO AGRICULTURE-A REVIEW” (Sustainability in Food and Agriculture, 2021)
    • Year of Publication: 2021
  10. “EFFECT OF DROUGHT & IRRIGATED ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITION ON YIELD & YIELD ATTRIBUTING CHARACTERISTIC OF BREAD WHEAT-A REVIEW” (Reviews in Food and Agriculture, 2021)
    • Year of Publication: 2021

 

Adnan Haque | Organizational Psychology | Best Researcher Award

Prof Dr. Adnan Haque | Organizational psychology | Best Researcher Award

Prof Dr. Adnan Haque, Yorkville University, Canada

๐ŸŒŸ Prof. Dr. Adnan Haque is an accomplished educator and researcher with extensive expertise in Business Administration and Organizational Behavior. Holding a DBA from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, he has taught and mentored at prestigious institutions worldwide. With a passion for cross-cultural communication and project management, he’s enriched the academic landscape at universities in Canada, the UK, and Pakistan. His dedication to teaching is matched by his commitment to scholarly pursuits, evidenced by numerous publications. Adnan’s multifaceted career exemplifies a blend of academic rigor and practical insight, shaping future business leaders with wisdom and innovation.

 

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๐Ÿ“š Dr. Adnan Haque’s academic journey showcases a remarkable dedication to learning and professional development. With a DBA from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, he conducted insightful research on occupational stress and organizational commitment. His pursuit of knowledge extends to an MBA from the University of Sunderland, complemented by distinctions in postgraduate studies and public administration from prestigious institutions in the UK and Pakistan. Adnan’s commitment to excellence is further evidenced by his array of certifications, including PMI Agile Certified Practitioner and Project Management Professional. This wealth of education and expertise underscores his role as a leader in business administration and research.

 

Professional Experience :

๐ŸŽ“ Dr. Adnan Haque’s professional journey reflects a profound commitment to academia and educational leadership. Currently serving as a Professor of Business at Yorkville University, his responsibilities encompass a diverse range of business administration modules, alongside active involvement in administrative tasks and scholarly publications. Across various institutions worldwide, including Algoma University and University of Canada West, he has imparted knowledge in cross-cultural communication, project management, and organizational change to MBA students. Dr. Haque’s passion for education extends beyond formal roles, as seen in his voluntary contributions to institutions like Heritage Skills Development Centre and scientific research endeavors in Pakistan. ๐Ÿ“š

 

Research Focus:

๐Ÿ”ฌ Dr. Adnan Haque’s research focus primarily revolves around organizational behavior, management, and leadership dynamics in diverse contexts. With an emphasis on psychological empowerment, occupational stress, and innovative work behavior, he delves into the intricacies of fostering conducive work environments and enhancing employee performance. His studies explore the impact of industry trends like Industry 4.0 on various sectors, including logistics and IT, shedding light on strategic management challenges and opportunities. Additionally, Dr. Haque’s work extends to gender dynamics in the workplace, environmental consciousness, and ethical leadership, contributing significantly to understanding contemporary management challenges and promoting sustainable practices. ๐Ÿ“Š

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๐Ÿ“„ Inclusive leadership and innovative work behavior: The role of psychological empowermentcited by 237, published in 2019 ๐Ÿ“ˆ
๐Ÿ“„Influence of Industry 4.0 on the Production and Service Sectors in Pakistan: Evidence from Textile and Logistics Industriesย cited by 147, published in 2018 ๐Ÿญ
๐Ÿ“„The impact of stressors on organisational commitment of managerial and non-managerial personnel in contrasting economies: Evidences from Canada and Pakistancited by 89, published in 2018 ๐ŸŒ
๐Ÿ“„ The moderating role of risk management in project planning and project success: evidence from construction businesses of Pakistan and the UK cited by 87, published in 2019 ๐Ÿ—๏ธ
๐Ÿ“„ Supply chain management in SMEs: Global perspective cited by 84, published in 2020 ๐ŸŒ
๐Ÿ“„ Gender Employment Longevity: I.T Staff Response to Organizational Support in Pakistan cited by 79, published in 2014 ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ผ
๐Ÿ“„ The relationship between female representation at strategic level and firmโ€™s competitiveness: evidences from cargo logistic firms of Pakistan and Canada cited by 77, published in 2017 ๐Ÿšš
๐Ÿ“„ Openness to experience, ethical leadership, and innovative work behaviorcited by 76, published in 2020 ๐ŸŒฑ
๐Ÿ“„ Do causes and consequences of stress affect genders differently at operational level? Comparison of the IT sectors in the UK and Pakistan. cited by 74, published in 2016 ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป
๐Ÿ“„Managerial Challenges for Software Houses related to Work, Worker and Workplace: Stress Reduction and Sustenance of Human Capitalย cited by 70, published in 2019 ๐Ÿ’ป

 

 

 

Saliou Njuhou | Chemical Science | Young Scientist Award

Mr. Saliou Njuhou | Chemical science | Young Scientist Award

Mr. Saliou Njuhou, Universitรฉ de Yaoundรฉ I, Cameroon

Saliou Njuhou is an enterprising and ambitious individual passionate about teaching, scientific research, and material development. With a background in General and Physicochemical Chemistry from the University of Yaoundรฉ I, Cameroon, he pursued his academic journey culminating in a pending Ph.D. in Mineral Materials. Endowed with teamwork skills and determination, his aim is to enhance living conditions through innovative material formulations and optimized manufacturing processes. Saliou’s dedication extends to teaching, aspiring to tackle learning challenges. ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ”ฌโœจ

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Education :

Saliou Njuhou’s academic journey is marked by a steadfast pursuit of excellence. Beginning with a Baccalaureate in Science from Lycรฉe Bilingue de Yaoundรฉ, Essos, he embarked on a path of discovery in chemistry at the University of Yaoundรฉ I. His dedication led him through a License in General Chemistry, followed by Master’s degrees in both General Chemistry and Physico-Chemistry of Mineral Materials. Now, on the cusp of completing a Ph.D. in the Physicochemical option of mineral materials, Saliou’s academic odyssey reflects his commitment to advancing scientific knowledge and material development, poised to make a meaningful impact on society. ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ”ฌโœจ

Professional experience:
Saliou Njuhou has showcased his expertise in academia and mentorship. Since 2020, he has served as a part-time assistant at the University of Yaoundรฉ I, guiding students through practical work and tutorial sessions across various levels of study. Concurrently, he undertook the responsibility of supervising engineering interns from the EGCIM training school, fostering their growth and development. Saliou’s commitment to education extended beyond university walls, as he assumed a part-time teaching role at the secular private college Mbeukam, Ngousso, enriching the learning experiences of young minds. Prior to this, from 2019 to 2022, he contributed significantly as a teacher at the RCยฒ Group corporation, imparting knowledge to students ranging from License I to Master II levels. His dedication to education, coupled with his passion for nurturing future talents, underscores Saliou’s invaluable role in shaping the academic landscape. ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿซ

Research Focus:

Saliou Njuhou’s research focuses on the innovative utilization of natural resources in ceramic production, with a particular emphasis on alluvial clay-based stoneware ceramics. His work investigates the comparative properties of these ceramics when incorporating unconventional fluxing agents such as cocoa cortex ash and syenite. Through meticulous experimentation and analysis, he explores the potential enhancements in ceramic properties, contributing to advancements in sustainable material development. With a keen interest in optimizing processes, his studies aim to unlock the potential of locally available materials for industrial applications, fostering environmental sustainability and resource efficiency. ๐Ÿบ๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿ”ฌ

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Alberto Brini | Statistics | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Alberto Brini | Statistics | Best Researcher Award

Dr. AlbertoBrini, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands

Dr. Alberto Brini is a skilled biostatistician with a diverse research background in health outcomes and data analysis. With a PhD in Statistics/Data Science, he has collaborated internationally, including roles at McMaster University and Radboud University. ๐Ÿ“Š His expertise spans patient-reported outcomes, omics data analysis, and statistical modeling for healthcare applications. Dr. Brini has taught and supervised numerous projects, demonstrating his commitment to education and mentorship. His contributions to statistical methods in (onco-)hematology and food safety research showcase his dedication to improving public health. ๐Ÿฉบ๐Ÿ”ฌ

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Education:

Dr. Alberto Brini’s academic journey showcases a dedication to statistical excellence and interdisciplinary learning. ๐Ÿ“š He earned his PhD in Statistics/Data Science from Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, specializing in high-dimensional data analysis. Under the guidance of Prof. Edwin R. van den Heuvel and Dr. Jasper Engel, his thesis focused on innovative statistical methodologies. Prior to this, he obtained an MSc in Industrial and Applied Mathematics, delving into stochastic processes and longitudinal data analysis. His educational background also includes a joint MSc in Mathematical Modelling for Engineering from Politecnico di Torino, emphasizing networks and optimization. Dr. Brini’s stellar academic record culminated from his early education at Liceo Scientifico Statale Gregorio Ricci Curbastro in Lugo, Italy. ๐ŸŒŸ

 

Experience:

Dr. Alberto Brini is an accomplished biostatistician with a rich portfolio spanning various international research projects. ๐ŸŒ Currently, he serves as a Biostatistician at Fondazione GIMEMA Franco Mandelli Onlus in Rome, Italy, leading statistical design and analysis in (onco-)hematology. As a Volunteer Researcher at McMaster University, Canada, he contributes to the analysis of the Canadian Longitudinal Study of Ageing (CLSA) within a global consortium. Previously, he provided statistical consultancy at Maxima Medisch Centrum, Netherlands, and conducted research at Radboud University and Wageningen Food Safety Research center. Dr. Brini’s expertise extends from industrial consortia to healthcare and food safety domains, reflecting his versatile skill set. ๐Ÿ“Š๐Ÿ”ฌ

Honors and Awards:

Dr. Alberto Brini’s exceptional achievements extend beyond academia, reflecting his excellence in athletics and extracurricular endeavors. ๐Ÿ… He received grants and honors for academic excellence from institutions like Politecnico di Torino and Fondazione Alemanno Fantini e Margherita Orselli. Notably, he secured “ALSP Scholarships” at Eindhoven University of Technology. His prowess in athletics earned him numerous accolades, including multiple 1st place finishes in the Club National Championships for Combined Events. Dr. Brini’s diverse accomplishments also include participation in prestigious events such as the Enterprise European Business Games and the Jean Humbert Memorial World Cup for Schools. ๐ŸŒŸ

 

Research Focus:

Dr. Alberto Brini’s research focus spans diverse areas, with a primary emphasis on statistical analysis of high-dimensional data in biomedical and healthcare contexts. ๐Ÿ“Š His work includes studies on patient-reported outcomes in cardiac telerehabilitation programs, determinants of information needs in coronary artery disease patients, and financial toxicity in patients with hematologic malignancies. He also contributes to optimizing medical procedures, such as the surgical shortening of lengthened iliac arteries in endurance athletes. Dr. Brini’s expertise extends to missing data imputation, lifestyle behaviors, and multimorbidity patterns, reflecting his commitment to enhancing healthcare outcomes through advanced statistical methodologies. ๐Ÿฉบ

 

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  1. Predictors of non-participation in a cardiac telerehabilitation programme: a prospective analysis by HMCK R W M Brouwers, A Brini, R W F H Kuijpers, J J Kraal ๐Ÿ“Š Cited by: 14* (2021)
  2. Short-and long-term results of operative iliac artery release in endurance athletesby M van Hooff, MMJM Hegge, MHM Bender, MJA Loos, A Brini, … ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Cited by: 4 (2022)
  3. Improved One-Class Modeling of High-Dimensional Metabolomics Data via Eigenvalue-Shrinkage by ERHJE A Brini, V Avagyan, RCH de Vos, JH Vossen ๐Ÿ’ก Cited by: 3 (2021)
  4. The t linear mixed model: model formulation, identifiability and estimation by M Regis, A Brini, N Nooraee, R Haakma, ER van den Heuvel ๐Ÿ” Cited by: 3 (2019)
  5. Short-and long-term outcomes after endarterectomy with autologous patching in endurance athletes with iliac artery endofibrosis.ย by M van Hooff, FFC Colenbrander, MHM Bender, MMJA Loos, A Brini, … ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ Cited by: 2 (2023)
  6. Determinants of information needs in patients with coronary artery disease receiving cardiac rehabilitation: a prospective observational study
  7. Surgical shortening of lengthened iliac arteries in endurance athletes: Short-term and long-term satisfaction
  8. Financial Toxicity and Health-Related Quality of Life Profile of Patients With Hematologic Malignancies Treated in a Universal Health Care System
  9. USING NETWORK ANALYSIS METHODS TO STUDY MULTIMORBIDITY PATTERNS
  10. Association of Financial Toxicity and Health-Related Quality of Life in Long-Term Survivors of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia Treated within a Universal Healthcare System

 

Alessandra Bitto | Pharmaceutical Science | Most Cited Paper Award

Prof Dr. Alessandra Bitto | Pharmaceutical Science | Most Cited Paper Award

Prof Dr. Alessandra Bitto, University of Messina, Italy

๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ Prof. Alessandra Bitto, born on August 26, 1979, in Messina, Italy, is a distinguished figure in medical research. Graduating with top honors (110/110 cum laude) in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Messina in 2003, her early career was marked by groundbreaking research on neointimal hyperplasia. Dr. Bitto’s contributions have been recognized globally, earning prestigious awards like the Young Researcher Award and the SIF Award for her work on postmenopausal metabolic syndrome. She has presented her findings at international symposiums, notably in Tokyo, Japan, showcasing her expertise on the effects of genistein aglycone. With a penchant for exploration, Dr. Bitto has enriched her knowledge through educational stints across Europe and the USA, delving into diverse fields from molecular biology to neuroscience. Her dedication to advancing medical science is evident in her role as a Visiting Researcher at renowned institutions like the University of Kentucky. Dr. Alessandra Bitto continues to inspire with her passion for research and her commitment to improving global health.

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UNIVERSITY CAREER:

๐ŸŽ“ Dr. Alessandra Bitto, born and raised in Messina, Italy, embarked on her academic journey by pursuing a degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Messina. Throughout her university career, she delved into various disciplines, from human anatomy and physiology to pathology and pharmacology. Her dedication to understanding the intricacies of medical science led her to specialize in pharmacology at the Department of Experimental Clinic of Medicine and Pharmacology. Graduating with top honors in July 2003, her research thesis on the role of MAPK ERK and JNK in neointimal hyperplasia garnered widespread acclaim, laying the foundation for her remarkable contributions to the field.

 

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS:

๐Ÿ† Dr. Alessandra Bitto’s contributions to medical science have been widely recognized through numerous awards and accolades. In 2008, she clinched the prestigious Young Researcher Award from the University of Messina, applauding her outstanding scientific productivity. Her groundbreaking research on the effects of phytoestrogen genistein in postmenopausal metabolic syndrome earned her the SIF Award for the best poster at a national seminar in Pharmacology. Invitations as a keynote speaker at international symposiums further highlighted her expertise, notably in Tokyo, Japan. Her excellence was reaffirmed with the Young Investigator Award for her pioneering work on genistein aglycone’s role in managing secondary osteoporosis, culminating in the SIF-Farmindustria Award in 2009. ๐ŸŒŸ

 

EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCES:

๐ŸŒ Dr. Alessandra Bitto’s global academic pursuits have enriched her knowledge and expertise in various fields. From delving into histology at the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, to exploring molecular biology in Vienna, Austria, her foreign educational experiences have been diverse and extensive. She further broadened her horizons in infectious diseases at Aarhus University, Denmark, and cardiovascular research at the University of Helsinki, Finland. Her journey continued with immersive experiences in molecular genetics at the University of Barcelona, Spain. Notably, she expanded her insights into neurosciences at the Medical University of South Carolina and cardiovascular research at the University of Kentucky in the USA, solidifying her as a globally renowned researcher. ๐ŸŒŸ

 

Research Focus:

๐Ÿ”ฌ Dr. Alessandra Bitto’s research focus lies at the intersection of oxidative stress, inflammation, and therapeutic interventions for various health conditions. Her extensive body of work spans across multiple domains, including cardiovascular health, bone metabolism, and wound healing. With a particular emphasis on the effects of phytoestrogens, she has explored their potential in mitigating postmenopausal symptoms and managing metabolic syndrome. Additionally, her studies on erythropoietin’s angiogenic properties and the cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway highlight her dedication to understanding the mechanisms underlying tissue repair and inflammation modulation. Dr. Bitto’s diverse research endeavors continue to shed light on novel therapeutic strategies for improving human health. ๐Ÿ”๐ŸŒฑ

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Kavitha Jayaseelan | Pharmaceutical Science | Best Faculty Award

Dr. Kavitha Jayaseelan | Pharmaceutical Science | Best Faculty Award

Dr. Kavitha Jayaseelan, SRM COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, India

๐ŸŽ“ Kavitha Jayaseelan is an accomplished educator with 12+ years of experience, currently serving as Associate Professor at SRM College of Pharmacy. With expertise in Bio-analytical Method Development and Validation, she holds a Ph.D. from SRM Institute of Science and Technology. Kavitha is dedicated to enhancing student learning and has received accolades such as the Best Teacher Award by SIMATS. Her proactive involvement in university agendas, coupled with her role as a reviewer for esteemed journals, underscores her commitment to academic excellence. Passionate about research, she continually seeks to empower young minds and contribute to the field of pharmaceutical analysis. ๐Ÿ“š

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๐ŸŽ“ Kavitha Jayaseelan embarked on her academic journey with a Bachelor of Pharmacy from SRM College of Pharmacy, securing a merit seat and graduating with distinction in 2006. She furthered her studies with a Master of Pharmacy in Pharmaceutical Analysis from JSS College of Pharmacy, again earning a merit seat and achieving distinction in 2009. Driven by her passion for research, Kavitha pursued a Ph.D. in Pharmacy at SRM College of Pharmacy, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, completing her doctoral studies from 2012 to 2018. Her academic excellence and dedication to the field of pharmacy shine through her educational accomplishments. ๐Ÿ“š

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๐Ÿ… Kavitha Jayaseelan’s career is adorned with notable achievements and accolades. She was honored with the Best Interactive Speaker Award at the 2nd Global Virtual Summit on Pharmaceutical & Novel Drug Delivery Systems in Rome, Italy, in March 2023. Recognized for her exceptional teaching prowess, Kavitha clinched the Best Teacher Award by SIMATS – Global Iconic Excellence Award in August 2022. As a respected academic, she serves as a reviewer for esteemed journals like Critical Reviews in Analytical Chemistry. Her academic brilliance is underscored by gold medals in her Master of Pharmacy program and recognition from the IPA Nilgiris branch. ๐ŸŽ–๏ธ

Industrial Experience:

๐Ÿ’ผ Kavitha Jayaseelan gained valuable industrial experience as a Trainee Chemist at Retort Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd., where she worked in Quality Control from September 2006 to June 2007. This stint provided her with practical insights into pharmaceutical manufacturing processes and quality assurance protocols. Immersed in the pharmaceutical industry, Kavitha honed her skills in ensuring product quality and compliance with regulatory standards. Her time in this role equipped her with hands-on experience that complemented her academic pursuits, enriching her understanding of real-world applications in pharmaceutical analysis. This industrial exposure further strengthened her expertise and commitment to excellence in her field. ๐Ÿญ

Training Experience:

๐ŸŽ“ Kavitha Jayaseelan underwent specialized training at CADRAT, JSS College of Pharmacy, focusing on Bio-analytical method development and Bioequivalence studies from April 2008 to February 2009. This immersive training provided her with in-depth knowledge and practical skills in the critical areas of pharmaceutical analysis. Engaging in bio-analytical method development and bioequivalence studies equipped Kavitha with the expertise needed to analyze pharmaceutical compounds and ensure their efficacy and safety. This training experience augmented her academic foundation, empowering her to contribute meaningfully to the advancement of pharmaceutical research and development. Kavitha’s dedication to continuous learning and professional development is evident through her pursuit of specialized training opportunities. ๐Ÿ“š

Research Focus:

๐Ÿ”ฌ Kavitha Jayaseelan’s research focus lies primarily in analytical and bioanalytical techniques for pharmaceutical quantification. Her extensive contributions to various journals underscore her expertise in spectrophotometric and chromatographic methods for drug analysis, including UV spectrophotometry and HPLC. Kavitha’s research encompasses diverse areas such as method development and validation, multivariate calibration techniques, and applications in pharmaceutical formulations. Her dedication to advancing analytical chemistry is evident through her comprehensive exploration of drug quantification methodologies, aiming to enhance accuracy and efficiency in pharmaceutical analysis. Through her research endeavors, Kavitha endeavors to contribute significantly to the pharmaceutical industry’s quality control and drug development processes. ๐Ÿงช

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