Annette C Bentley has obtained MS degree in medical education from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2003. She has also obtained a MS degree in food science from Louisiana State University in May of 2013. She founded and serves as the President of the American Celiac Society. She has been published in the Journal of General Psychology and the Who sprue (American Celiac Newsletter) the lifeline (CSAUSA newsletter) and the Eucharistic ministry. She has done many presentations at conference throughout the world.
Dr Derek Watson Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, founder of the Faculty ‘Business Clinic’ and the Doctoral lead for the University’s ‘Research Fridays’ programme and has rich experience of mapping skills requirements in emerging sectors. Dr Watson has extensive links and networks as a result of sourcing and embedding external engagement opportunities across the curriculum, with an international portfolio of clients and contacts, such as the British Cabinet Office, Indian Government Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Dubai Police and Canon International. His research focuses on academic-industry collaboration, investigating the impact of knowledge exchange and food safety cultural compliance. He actively documenting his consultancy experience via international academic journals and has delivered lectures and seminars at universities and symposiums on a global scale. He has been appointed on the editorial board for the ‘International Journal of Academic Research in Management’. Dr Watson is also a Doctoral External Examiner, academic reviewer of several international journals and currently employed as ‘External Examiner’ for Staffordshire University DBA programmes in Business & Law. In addition, a Visiting Professor at Sias Business School and Sias Academy for Open Innovation at Sias International University in China, the Technological University of Panama and Senior Research Fellow at the Cyprus Business School, Cyprus.
Food Science and Technology
Dr. Ian James Martins is an Editor/Reviewer for Open Acess Pub/MDPI journals and various other international journals. Advisory Board Member for Photon Journal. Fellow of International Agency for Standards and Ratings (IASR). Conferred with the RICHARD KUHN RESEARCH AWARD-2015 ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM. Chief Editor for International Journal of Diabetes Research (2014-2018), Research and Reviews: Neuroscience (2016-2018) and Journal of Diabetes and Clinical Studies (2017-2018). BIT Member (BIT Congress. Inc) with an h-index of 65, (ResearchGate STATs (28), Scopus Author ID: 7103152779/Mendeley STATS (21), UWA Research Repository (16). Scientist for The Science Advisory Board (USA) and an Academic with Academia.edu. The citations past 27 years have accumulated to >4741. Ian James Martins - Semantic Scholar https://www.semanticscholar.org/author/Ian-James-Martins/5258067. Semantic Scholar profile for Ian James Martins, with fewer than 50 highly influential citations RESEARCHGATE ANALYSIS: Ian J Martins | Ph D | Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease ...https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ian_Martins2 under Ian James Martins’ name places publication RG score (> 96%) of international SCIENTISTS. ORCID CONNECTING RESEARCHER: Editorial Team www.macrothink.org/journal/index.php/jfs/about/editorialTeamBio/13511 Editorial Team. Ian James Martins. Ian James Martins Mail • http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2390-1501. Edith Cowan University, Australia. Prestigious Recognition of Lifetime Membership by the International Agency for Standards and Ratings as Fellow for Diabetes, Medical Science (Nutrition). Winner (World Academic Championship -2017) in Diabetes and Medical Science (Nutrition). Certificates from various international conferences have been received in relation to anti-aging, health, and disease. Keynote addresses at, Biomedicine 2018 (Osaka, Japan), Global Experts Meeting on Diabetes, Hypertension, Metabolic Syndrome 2018 (Melbourne, Australia), Immunology World 2018 (Amsterdam, Netherlands), Laboratory Medicine 2018 (Berlin, Germany), Innovate Pharma 2017 (Sydney, Australia), Innovate Neurology 2017(Sydney, Australia) World Diabetes and Endocrinology Summit-2017 (Dubai), Pharmacology and Ethnopharmacology 2016 (Chicago, USA) and AGHC 2016 (1st Plenary Speaker, Kaohsiung, Taiwan). Chair/Co-chair Sessions on Laboratory management, Cytogenetics, Clinical Microbiology, Diagnostic Laboratory Medicine etc, 13th International Conference on Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Berlin, Germany, June 25-26, 2018, Chairing Sessions on Vaccinology, Immunopathology, Immunotherapy, Immune Proteomics, Cancer and Tumour Oncology, 7th World Congress on Immunology, Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 19-20, 2018, Chair, Pipeline 1: Biotherapeutics for Diseases, Bit's 2nd International Congress of Biotherapy-2018 (Programme Committee Member), Chair, Innovate Conferences 2017, Chair/Co-Chair at congress World Gene Convention-2016 (Shanghai, China, Pharmacology and Ethnopharmacology 2016 (Chicago, USA), Annual World Congress of Diabetes-2014 (Haikou, China), World Gene Convention-2014 (Haikou, China). Research Activity Statistics provided by Publons with a comparison to other researchers indicates Ian James Martins to be a VERIFIED REVIEWER. Ian James Martins is now in the 98th percentile as assessed for Publons users by merit. Dr. Ian Martins is a reviewer for approx. 90 journals over the past 5 years. Organizing Committee and Advisory Board Member [h-index=65] (approx. 30 conferences): Organizing Committee Member, 3rd International conference on Neurology and Brain Disorders Milan Italy.during 25-26,2019, Organizing Committee Member Future Trends in Neurosciences 2019 Brussels, Belgium, Organizing Committee Member, 14th International Conference on Laboratory Medicine & Pathology in London, UK, Organizing Committee Member, 7th International Conference on Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases that is slated on October 22-23, 2018 at Madrid, Spain, Organizing Committee Member 3rd Edition of International Conference on Neurology and Brain Disorders (INBC 2019), Organizing Committee Member, Euro Diabetes 2019 Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland Advisory Committee Member, 2nd International Conference on Medicinal Chemistry & Drug Design” (Medicinal Chemistry-2019) during August 19-20, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain, Advisory Board Member, Global Experts Meeting on Frontiers in Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery” (Nanodelivery 2019) scheduled during March 18-20, 2019 at London, UK, Organizing Committee Member, Conference on Food Science and Nutrition, 25 -26 February 2019,Rome, Italy, International Conference on PharmScience Research & Development” scheduled in Paris, France during March 04-06, 2019, Advisory Board Member World conference on Microbiology and Immunology2019, May 13-15th , 2019 Cape town, South Africa, Advisory Board Member 5th Neurological Disorders summit (NDS-2019) in Los Angeles, Organizing Committee Member, International Conference on Traditional Medicine and Ethno botany held at the Valencia, Spain on April 10-12, 2019, Organizing Committee Member, International Conference on Stem Cells, Biobanking and Tissue Preservation scheduled during 12-13th December 2018 at Abu Dhabi, UAE, Organizing Committee Member, International Conference on Heart & Diabetes" (ICHD 2019) along with external scientific association with the researches, academicians, and Pharmaceutical market leaders around the globe, scheduled on August 19-20, 2019 at Osaka, Japan, Organizing Committee Member, 2nd International Pharmaceutical Conference and Expo to take place on June 05-07, 2019 in Baltimore, USA, Advisory board member, International Summit on Vaccines and Immunology” (AEM VACCINES-2018) which is scheduled to be held on the 05th - 06th December 2018, etc.
Anti-Aging, Global Health and Chronic Disease
Ramesh C. Gupta, earned his DVM, MVSc, and PhD in India, and carried out his postdoctoral training at Michigan State University (1981-1983) and Vanderbilt University (1983-1987) in the US. Currently, he serves as Professor and Head of the Toxicology Department, Murray State University. For more than 35 years, he has conducted experimental brain research in relation to pesticide and neurodegenerative diseases, and for the last twenty years has been heavily engaged in nutraceuticals research. He has made presentations in the UK, France, Australia, Italy, Japan, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Czech Republic, Sweden, Finland, South Korea, and China. Dr. Gupta has served on the panels of NIH, CDC, NIOSH, and National Academy of Sciences, and has published >425 publications, including eight major books: (1) Toxicology of Organophosphate and Carbamate Compounds, (2) Veterinary Toxicology: Basic and Clinical Principles, (3) Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents, (4) Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity and Epidemiology, (5) Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology, (6) Biomarkers in Toxicology, (7) Nutraceuticals: Efficacy, Safety and Toxicity, and (8) Nutraceuticals in Veterinary Medicine (in preparations). In 2006, he received the Murray State University's Distinguished Researcher Award; and in 2014, Outstanding Research Award. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Toxicology, and Fellow of American College of Toxicology, American College of Nutrition, and Academy of Toxicological Sciences. Currently, he holds active membership in more than a dozen academic societies, including American College of Nutrition, American Veterinary Medical Association, American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Society of Toxicology, Eurotox, International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics, and American College of Toxicology.
Holds a Ph.D. in Basic Medical Sciences from the American University in Beirut (1977) and a Postdoctoral (fellow), Nutrition, Columbia University (1981). Holds a certification registered by American Dietetic Association (1987). Dean and Lecturer at the Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences at the American University in Beirut (2006-present). Professor and Researcher in the field of Nutrition and Food Sciences in several American and Arab Universities in Lebanon and the world (1972-2000). Director of the Faculty of Medicine at the Makassed University (1981-1984). Active. Member of many boards and commissions specialized in Food Science in Lebanon, America, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Served as a specialized Consultant in the Ministries of Health and Agriculture for several years in Lebanon. Organized conferences, seminars and several workshops and provided a variety of services and consultations in the field of Nutrition in Lebanon, America, Canada and the United Kingdom. Distinguished Researcher Award by the National Council for Scientific Research. Has many research papers and publications
Arrigo Francesco Giuseppe Cicero MD, Ph.D., Board graduated in Clinical Pharmacology. Currently, President of the Italian Nutraceutical Society (SINut). Author of more than 300 full-papers published on international peer-reviewed medical journals, mainly in the fields of cardiovascular disease prevention (epidemiology, prognosis, management) and nutraceutical research.
Stich Vladimir is a professor of Department of Sport medicine, Third Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague aims to elucidate processes that underlie, or mediate, the beneficial metabolic effects of lifestyle interventions on obesity-related metabolic disturbances. His attention is paid to metabolic, endocrine and immune characteristics of adipose tissue (AT). He closely collaborate with French laboratory of Obesity research of INSERM in Toulouse and, also, included in the frame of several European projects supported by European Commission.
Huada Daniel Ruan, Dual PhD, Professor and Founding Director of Environmental Science Program (Department), Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University United International College (UIC). Prof. Ruan earned his first PhD in Mineralogy from The University of Western Australia, and second PhD in Chemistry from Queensland University of Technology. He has a background in chemistry, earth sciences, environmental science, and biological science with more than 25 years of experience in teaching and research in Australia, the U.S., Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau, and published more than 120 articles. Prof. Ruan is the pioneer researcher established non-point water pollution index in Australia, found and confirmed that 0.02 ppm of phosphorus is the critical value of water eutrophication, and the fate, adsorption/desorption and toxicology of heavy metals in water and sediments. His research achievement also includes mineral chemistry at Queensland University of Technology, Australia that contributed to a significant increase (2-5%) in the extraction of alumina from bauxite; the bio-chemical remediation of contaminated soils at Purdue University U.S.A., contributed to the stabilization of heavy metals Cr and Pb biologically and chemically; participation in air pollution monitoring, indoor air quality, food safety and labeling, electronic waste treatment and certification in Hong Kong. He has been invited to be the Adjunct Professor, Griffith University, Australia, Visiting Professor, College of Natural and Environment, South China Agricultural University, Visiting Research Professor, Research Institute of Ecology and Soil Science, Guangdong Academy of Science, Honorary Consultant, Hong Kong Institute of Environmentalist, Vice Chairman of the Environmental Subcommittee, Hong Kong Association of Testing, Inspection and Certification?Jury Member of Court, Queensland, Australia?Zhuhai City Committee Member of Emergency Management, China National Tour and Environmental Specialist, and Committee member of Pollution Remediation of Canning Rive in Western Australia. He is a Certified Auditor of ISO9001 and ISO14001, editor/reviewer of a number of international journals, member of organizing committee of international conferences and an active member of a number of international professional associations. Prof. Ruan has led and participated in more than 40 research projects internationally, nationally and locally with more 30 times in sharing his expertise in international and international conferences. His research interests and expertise including mineralogy, material chemistry, environmental science, environmental pollution monitoring/remediation, food safety and health, solid waste treatment/management.
Edward Muntean is professor at the Department of Food Sciences within the Faculty of Food Science and Technology, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj Napoca, Romania, teaching Analytical Chemistry and Inorganic Chemistry for undergraduate students, Advanced Techniques of Food Analysis and Chemical Risk Analysis for Master students. He undertakes coordinated research contracts (he has managed six independent research projects), being also involved in the activity of many professional societies. His studies include a B.Sc. in Organic Chemical Engineering (Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj Napoca), postgraduate studies in Applied Informatics and Programming (Technical University Cluj Napoca), a M.Sc. in Biochemistry and Biotechnology of Plant Pigments (University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj Napoca) and a PhD in Chemistry (Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj Napoca). He published eleven books focusing on analytical and inorganic chemistry and more than 100 papers in scientific journals. Since 2010, Edward has been working as a scientific editor, being member of editorial and advisory boards of several international journals. In the past years, he was concerned mostly in the chemistry and biochemistry of carotenoids - analytical strategies, biochemical researches and applications in food industry. Presently, his research focuses on applications of high-performance liquid chromatography and ion chromatography in detecting emerging food and medicinal plants’ contamination