Title of highest degree: PhD in Biochemistry (Toxicology)

Institutional Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry, School of basic Medical Science, College of Medical Sciences, University of Benin, PMB 1154. Benin City, Nigeria

Awards, fellowships and distinctions:

  1. Best Science Student in the 1993 Set (Secondary School)
  2. Best Graduating Biochemistry Student (Undergraduate Level) 1997/98 Session.
  3. Best Graduating Biochemistry Student (Postgraduate Level) 1999/2000 Session.
  4. PhD Thesis nominated for NUC Doctoral Award in 2012.

 Current research areas: Medicinal plants and natural products research with focus on anti-diabetic and anti-malarial plants.

Working group: Biological and Health Sciences

Membership period: 2014 – 2019

Offices held:

  1. Editor, Biological Sciences, Annals of Science and Technology (2015 to May, 2017)
  2. Member, Central Organizing Committee (COC) 2017 Conference and GA
  3. Member, NYA Electoral Committee 2017
  4. Chairman, Central Organizing Committee (COC) 2018 Conference and   GA

Phone number(s): +234 8053447581, +234 8039286549

E-mail address(es): akuekegbe.omonkhua@uniben.edu; akhere09@gmail.com

Web - Institution: www.uniben.edu

Researchgate: www.researchgate.net/profile/Akhere_Omonkhua