UMST University Assistant Professor from the Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacognosy, Dr. Ikram Mohamed Eltayeb Elsiddig gave an oral presentation this month at the 17thInternational Conference of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (ICMP). The conference was held in Bayview Hotel,Georgetown, Penang, 25-A Farquhar Street 10200, Penang, Malaysia.
Conference was organized by the World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology(WASET).
Participants from 50 countries presented their papers, with Dr. Elsiddig representing Sudan.Her paper was titled In vitro Susceptibility of Madurella mycetomatisto the Extracts of Anogeissus leiocarpus Leaves, received excellentfeedback and was selected as one of the best papers. Dr. Elsiddig was assigned a session chair and her paper after , discussions, revision and meetings of Editorial and Publication Board Committee – was published in a journal of high-impact factor at: http://waset.org/Publications.
Two graduate students, who conducted their graduate projects at the Pharmacognosy Department under the supervision of prof. Saad Mohamed Hussein Ayoub and Dr. Ikram Mohamed Eltayeb Elsiddig presented the results of their graduation projects orally at the conference. One of the presented papers presented by Samar Saadeldin (the project awarded the prize of the best graduate projects at the Faculty this year), was selected for publication at: http://waset.org/Publications:
Dr.Elssidig said of the event: “The conference provided me with a valuable opportunity to share ideas with other researchers, developers and practitioners from institutions around the world.”
The certificates of attendance and presentation were distributed at the registration desk by the Conference Committee to all the contributors. The certificates of a session chair were distributed to the session chairs by Conference Committee.