Reza Nassiri is an Associate Dean of Global Health, Director of Institute of International Health, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Professor of Family and Community Medicine and Lecturer in Global Health, Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. His research interests focuses on Clinical Pharmacology of HIV/AIDS & TB, prevention and control of infectious diseases, neglected tropical diseases, community health, global health and socio-ethical determinants of health. He works on international public health issues and has expertise in global health education, research, policy and governance. He has made contributions in various fields of medical sciences including clinical investigation and health education. On the basis of his extensive experience and expertise in HIV/AIDS and TB, he developed Clinical Research Programs in Brazil, South Africa, Haiti, Dominican Republic and Mexico.
Giulio Tarro President
Foundation T. & L. de Beaumont Bonelli for cancer research, Italy
Giulio Tarro graduated from Medicine School, Naples University (1962). Research Associate, Division of Virology and Cancer Research, Children's Hospital (1965-1968), Assistant Professor of Research Pediatrics, College Medicine (1968-1969), Cincinnati University, Ohio. Oncological Virology Professor, Naples University (1972-1985). Chief Division Virology (1973-2003), Head Department Diagnostic Laboratories, (2003-2006). D. Cotugno Hospital for Infectious Diseases, Naples; Emeritus, 2006 -. Since 2007 Chairman Committee of Biotechnologies and VirusSphere, World Academy Biomedical Technologies, UNESCO, Adjunct Professor Department Biology, Temple University, College of Science and Technology, Philadelphia, recipient of the Sbarro Health Research Organization lifetime achievement award (2010). President Foundation de Beaumont Bonelli for Cancer Research.
Mr. Ashok Bikram Jairu has completed his Master Degree in India in 1999 and study in Canada for community based development in Coady Institute (St, Xavier’s University, Antiganish, Nova Scotia in 2002), has been implementing the HIV and related projects in rural and remote f Nepal from 1993 with the different approaches. Mr. Jairu is the Executive Director and Founder President of the Nepal National Social Welfare Association (NNSWA) from 1990. Mr. Jairu has awarded by Bharatiya Dalit Sahitya Akademi with Dr. Ambedkar Distinguish Services Award in 2013. Mr. Jairu has awarded by Nepal Government with Tulshi Maher Social Service Award in 2014. Mr. Jairu has published HIV and AIDS situation of Far Western Region of Nepal in English and many other articles in Nepalese languages related to the community development and human rights. Mr. Jairu is also president of Lions Club of Mahakali Mahendranagar District 325B2 in Nepal.
Pietro Mastroeni received Degree in and Surgery from the University of Messina, Italy. He moved to the University of Cambridge, UK where he completed his Ph.D. before becoming a Research Fellow at Imperial College, University of London UK. He is currently a Reader in Infection and Immunity at the University of Cambridge. He has published more than 100 papers in reputed journals and served as an editorial board member.
Joao R. Mesquita (D.V.M., M.Sc.; Ph.D.) is a Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Viseu where he teaches topics within Infectious Diseases for more than 10 years. On the past decade he has focused on Virology, where he has published 44 papers in Scopus indexed Journals. He has won several scientific prizes from different societies and conferences, where he has presented numerous oral and poster presentations. His research interests are focused on animal and human virology, mainly on zoonotic viruses, with special interest on surveillance tools and epidemiology.
Amin N. Olaimat is an assistant professor of Food Safety and Hygiene at the Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences in the Hashemite University, Jordan. Olaimat completed his Ph.D. in Food Science from University of Manitoba, Canada and obtained his BSc. and Msc. degrees from the Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan. Olaimat has published over 50 peer-reviewed papers in reputed international journals and conferences beside one book chapter. His current research areas include: the study and analysis the microbial quality and safety of traditional foods, the antimicrobial activity of functional ingredients from natural sources against foodborne pathogens in different food products, development of active packaging materials to improve the quality and safety of foods, development of functional products and study the sensory characteristics.