Abbas Mohamed Faraj


College of Pharmacy

Department of Clinical Analysis

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Abbas M. Faraj

- B.Sc. Biology, Sulaimania University, M.Sc. and  PhD Medical Parasitology, Sallahaddin University, Erbil/ Iraq.

- Member staff as Professor at Pharmacognosy Dept., College of Pharmacy, Hawler Medical University, Erbil/ Iraq.

- Visiting research scientist for six months at the Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, Massey University, Palmestron North, New Zealand (from January to July 2009).

- Team work participation (Post-doctorate) for two years 2014-2017 at Biomedical Sciences, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham/ UK.

- Medical Parasitology.

- Medical Entomology.

- Cancer cell lines.

- Undergraduate and Postgraduate students.

- Published 28 papers in the field of Medical Parasitology and Medical Entomology.

- Co-author of two scietific text books in the field of basic medical sciences:

1- Concise Medical Parasitology, 1st ed. (2011) and 2nd ed. (2016).

2- Practical Medical Entomology (2012).

3- Description of Onthophagus lucidus (sturm, 1800) (coleoptera: scarabaeidae) from Kurdistan region- Iraq (2020). 

Teaching Experience for undergraduate and postgraduate courses (M.Sc., PhD and PDSc.) since 1994 till now.

Membership in:

- Iraqi Microbiology Society.

- Kurdistan Biology Society.

- British Parasitology Society.