5th World Congress and Expo on

Applied Microbiology

Theme: Innovations and Trends of Applied Microbiology

OCM for Applied Microbiology Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Konstantinos Poulas

Director
BioHealth Hub
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Abbas Amini

Associate Lecturer
Western Sydney University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Ahmed G. Hegazi

Professor
National Research Center
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Hennig

CEO
LeadXpro AG
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Juliana Chirutha

Professor
Queensland University of Technology
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alena M Hlushen

Head of the Laboratory
SRPA Chemical Synthesis and Biotechnologies
Belarus

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Applied Microbiology 2017

OCM Member

Fernando de la Calle

Head of the Microbiology Dpt
PharmaMar, biopharma
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mazen Saleh

Chair Person
Laurentian University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Emiliya Kalamiyets

General Director
Belarus National Academy of Sciences,
Belarus

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Reshetilov Anatoly

Head of the Laboratory
Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giulio Filippo Tarro

Professor
Biotechnologies and VirusSphere, World Academy Biomedical Technologies,
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nelson Lima

Full Professor
University of Minho
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Applied Microbiology 2016

OCM Member

Rajinder S. Ranu

Professor
Colorado State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abd El Aziz Mousa Nour

Emeritus Professor
Alexandria University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Atef El-Gendy

Head
United States Naval Medical Research Unit-3
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dilek Heperkan

Professor
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hua Zhu

Associate Professor
Rutgers University
NJ, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Piero Mastroeni

Reader in Infection and Immunity
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Massimo Ciccozzi

Professor
Italian National Institute of Health
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carlos Alberto Guzman

Head (Vaccinology & Applied Microbiology)
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joachim Wink

Group Leader-Microbial Strain Collection
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kathrin Mohr

Scientist
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Patrick Fickers

Professor
University of Leige
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sveltana Ermolaeva

Professor
Gamaleya Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maria Isabel Brusca

Scientist
Univerdad de Buenos Aires
Argentina

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ludmila Viksna

Professor
President of the Latvian Association of Infectologists and Hepatologists
Riga Stradins University, Latvia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Khaled Barakat

Assistant Professor
University of Alberta
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Patrícia Poeta

Full Professor (Head)
University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gustavo H Goldman

Professor
The University of São Paulo
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Willy Verstraete

Emeritus Professor
Ghent University
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alexander Rapoport

Professor, Head (Biotechnology)
University of Latvia
Latvia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sevgi Ciftci

Associate Professor
Istanbul University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gülnur TARHAN

Professor, Head (Medical Microbiology)
Adiyaman University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sahin Direkel

Associate Professor
Giresun University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maysaa El Sayed Zaki

Professor
Mansoura Faculty of Medicine
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Moustafa El-Shenawy

Emeritus Professor
National Research Centre
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Applied Microbes 2017

OCM Member

Guilio Tarro

President
Foundation T. & L. de Beaumont Bonelli for cancer research
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Olga Genilloud

Scientific Director
Medina Foundation
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marika Carmela Orlando

President
International association of Wine Fashion Europe
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mathew Upton

Co-founder and Director
Spectromics Ltd
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Junie Lia Monica

Head of Microbiology department
University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Romania

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yong Ho Park

Commissioner
Korea Biomax Institute
South Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Arvind Madhavrao Deshmukh

President
Microbiology Society of India
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Isaac K O Cann

Professor
University of illinois
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Konstantinos Kormas

Professor
University of Thessaly
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Horng-Dar Wang

Professor and the Director
Institute of Biotechnology
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sevgi Ciftci

Associate Professor
Istanbul University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nikos E Mavroudis

Programme Leader
Northumbria University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maulin P Shah

Chief Scientist & Head
-Industrial Waste Water Research Lab
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Microbiology 2017

OCM Member

Nicholas Bergman

Head of the Genomics Department at NBFAC
National Bioforensic Analysis Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Aneta Nitsch-Osuch

Head of the Department of Social Medicine and Public Helath
Medical University of Warsaw
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Delia Goletti

Head of Translational Research Unit
National Institute for Infectious Diseases
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michel Wolff

Head of the Medical and Infectious Resuscitation Department
Bichat-Claude Bernard Hospital
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Bruno Pozzetto

Head of Department
University Hospital of Saint-Étienne
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Thierry Naas

University lecturer - hospital practitioner
Bicêtre Hospital
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kamaleldin B Said

Professor
Carleton University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amaresh Das

Professor
APHIS-USDA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Iolanda Francolini

Visiting scientist
Sapienza University of Rome
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joziana Muniz De Paiva Barçante

President
Federal University of Lavras
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jihad Bishara

Director
Tel-Aviv University
Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Neveen Mohamed M Saleh

Research Scientist
National organization for drug control and research
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Industrial Microbiology 2016

OCM Member

Dr. Horng-Dar Wang

Professor and the Director of Institute of Biotechnology
Institute of Systems Neuroscience at National Tsing Hua University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Thomas Kurz

Professor
Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Sunil Kumar Lal

Professor
Monash University
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Fernando de la Calle

Head of the Department
PharmaMar
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Sergio de los Santos Villalobos

Director
COLMENA and the Laboratorio de Biotecnología del Recurso Microbiano
Mexico

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Peter Proksch

Director
Istitute of Pharmaceutical Biology and Biotechnology at the University of Düsseldorf
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Diep B. Dzung

Professor
Norwegian University of Life Sciences
Norway

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Maulin P. Shah

Chief Scientist & Head-Industrial Waste Water Research Lab
Enviro Technology Ltd.
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Microbiology 2017

OCM Member

Jose S Torrecilla

Professor
Complutense University of Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kenneth S. Marsh

Executive Director
Woodstock Institute for Science & the Humanities
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Santiago Benito

Professor
Madrid Polytechnic University
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ahlam Badreldin El Shikieri

Associate Professor
Taibah University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David Rodríguez-Lázaro

Professor and HOD
University of Burgos
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mansel Griffiths

Founding Director
Canadian Research Institute for Food Safety & the Food Safety & Quality Assurance
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Subhash Mann

Director
Food Safety and Quality Assurance at Bar Harbor Seafood
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Aura Daraba

Associate professor
University “Dunarea de Jos” of Galati
Romania

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ismail Mohamed Al Bulushi

Assistant Professor
Sultan Qaboos University
Oman

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Water Microbiology-2017

OCM Member

Jizhong Zhou

Professor and Presidential Professor
University of Oklahoma
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jingrang Lu

Microbiologist at EPA
Environmental Protection Agency
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fernando de la Calle

Head of the Microbiology Dpt
PharmaMar, biopharma
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Claudia gallert

Professor
University of Applied Science Emden Leer
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Miklas Scholz

Chair in Civil Engineering
Stanford University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Josef Winter

Professor
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yu-Zhong Zhang

Professor
State Key Laboratory of Microbial Technology, Shandong University
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Qian Jin

Associate professor
Northwestern Polytechnical University
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nora F Y TAM

Chair Professor of Department of Biology and Chemistry
City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Federico Baltar

Lecturer
University of Otago
Newzealand

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pharmaceutical Microbiology 2017

OCM Member

Tim Sandle

Chair Head of Microbiology
Bio Products Laboratory
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Daniel Galbraith

Chief Scientific Officer
BioOutsource Ltd
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gregory Gregoriadis

Founder, Senior Research Adviser
Xenetic Biosciences Inc.
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Urszula Kosikowska

Professor
Medical University of Lublin
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marcelo Pillonetto

Professor and Researcher
Pontifical Catholic University of Parana
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Edvaldo Antonio Ribeiro Rosa

Professor
Pontifical Catholic University of Parana
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jorg Kreuter

Professor and Dean
Goethe-Universität
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Serena Mazzucchelli

Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences University of Milano
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gülay Büyükköroğlu

Associate Professor
Anadolu University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Suleiman Al-Obeid

Chair
Security Forces Hospital
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Veterinarymicrobiology 2017

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Organizing Committee - Environmental Microbiology 2017

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Organizing Committee - Microbiology Meeting 2018

OCM Member

Ahmed G. Hegazi

Professor
National Research Center
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maryoris Elisa Soto L

Researcher
University of Colombia
Colombia, South America

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tabassum Ara Khanum

Scientific Officer
University of Karachi
Pakistan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Stef Stienstra

Commander (OF4)
Dutch Armed Forces / Royal Dutch Navy
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marina Vladimirovna Frontasyeva

Head of Department
Neutron Activation Analysis and Applied Research
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Richard Y Zhao

Professor
University of Maryland Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Khanlar Dayyan Abdullayev

Professor
Baku State University
Azerbaijan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Syed Ziaur Rahman

Deputy Medical Superintendent
Aligarh Muslim University
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Raja Kamran Afzal

Professor
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
Pakistan

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Microbiology Congress 2018

OCM Member

Marcelo B. Sztein

Associate Director
University of Maryland
University of Maryland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anna Hirsch

Head of the department for drug design and optimization
Helmholtz Institute
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Armelle Phalipon

Group leader in the Molecular Microbial Pathogenesis Unit
Institut Pasteur
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Reza Nassiri

Professor
Michigan State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Matjaz Ocepek

Head of the Institute of Microbiology and Parasitology of Veterinary Faculty
University of Ljubljana
Slovenia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Richard Dybowsk

Senior Research Scientist
Cambridge University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carmela Saturnino

Professor
University of Basilicata
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mazen Saleh

Chairperson for the Department of Biology
Laurentian University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abeer Mostafa Abdalhamed

Professor
Shaqra University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ahmed G. Hegazi

Professor
National Research Center
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pharmaceutical Microbiology 2018

OCM Member

A. C. Matin

Professor
Stanford University School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Peter Henderson

Professor
University of Leeds
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Petra Perner

Founder and Director
Institute of Computer Vision and Applied Computer Sciences
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Angel S Galabov

Professor
The Stephan Angeloff Institute of Microbiology
Bulgaria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ivan Kocic

Professor
Medical University of Gdansk
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ghazaryan Petros Aram

Professor
Yerevan State University
Armenia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abbas Amini

Assistant Professor
Western Sydney University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jorge Gonzalez Borotto

Pharmacovigilance Officer/ Senior Toxicologist
Ferrer Internacional S.A
Spain

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Microbiology 2018

OCM Member

Dr. Belma Durupinar

Professor
Ondokuz Mayis University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Kesen Ma

Professor
University of Waterloo
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Adedayo Olajide AJAYI

Professor
Adekunle Ajasin University
Nigeria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Kenneth L. Muldrew

Associate Professor
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Ali Khosravi

Director
Kian Pharmed Parsian
Iran

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lia Monica Junie

Professor
University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj Napoca, Romania
Romania

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Stef Stienstra

Commander of the reserve of the Royal Dutch Navy
Strategic Functional Specialist Health and Environment Dutch Armed Forces / Royal Dutch Navy
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Xiao-LIan Zhang

Director , Chairman and Professor
State Key Laboratory of Virology and Medical Research Institute Wuhan University School of Medicine
China

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Microbiology 2018

OCM Member

Prof Elsayed aboulmagd

Director
Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Byungjoo Lee

Director
Chungnam Agricultural Research & Extension Services
South Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gerardo Gonzalez-Rocha

Director
Universidad de Concepción, Chile
chile

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joachim Wink

Head of Laboratory
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jonathan Frye

Director
University of Georgia
georgia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Cesira Giordano

Director
University of Pisa
Itally

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maurizio Provenzano

Director
University Hospital of Zürich
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Fariha Hasan

Director
Quaid-i-Azam University
Islamabad, Pakistan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Armen B. Avagyan

Director
Research and Industry Center of Photosynthesizing Organisms,Armenia.
Armenia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Abhishek Chauhan

Senior Scientist
Amity University, Noida, UP, India
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Richard P. Novick

Director
New York University Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lidia Sas

Director
Paszt Institute of Horticulture
poland

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Environmental Microbiology 2018

OCM Member

Prabhakar Tamboli

Adjunct Professor
University of Maryland
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maha Hamdy

Head of Medical microbiology and immunology
Armed Forces college of medicine. AFCM
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Nadiya Boyko

Professor
Uzhhorod National University
Ukraine

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Taha Nazir

Professor and Head
Microbiology and Molecular biology Research Group, ICDTD Inc..
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Elasayed Elsayed Wagih

Vice President of the Arab Society for Biotechnology
University of Alexandria
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

George Lazarovits

Research Director
A&L Biologicals
Canada

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Diagnostic Microbiology-2018

OCM Member

Brent E. Korba

Research Professor
Georgetown University Medical Center
Washington

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wenjun (Frank) Liu

Professor & Deputy Director
Institute of Microbiology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMCAS)
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Santiago M Herrero

Director of Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
Jilin Heart Hospital
Chaina

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pierre Burguière

Founder and CEO of AMA Research Solutions
Institute Pasteur
FRANCE

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Microbiology Conference 2018

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Organizing Committee - Food Microbiology 2018

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Organizing Committee - Microbiome R&D 2018

OCM Member

Kamala Janiyani

UC San Diego Extension

USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Arup Ghosh

Senior Scientist
CSIR-Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSMCRI)
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ashish Bedi

Researcher
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

El Hafid Nabti

Professor
University of Bejaia
Algeria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vasilica Onofrei

Researcher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
Romania

Biography Research Interest