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Mahmoud Ahmed ElSohly

Mahmoud Ahmed ElSohly, Egyptian pharmaceutical sciences researcher, laboratory administrator. Achievements include patents for paraquat detection method, process for preparing cannabichromene, and numerous others.

Background

  • ElSohly, Mahmoud Ahmed was born on December 31, 1945 in Mansoura, Egypt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Cairo University, 1966. Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cairo University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacognosy, University Pittsburgh, 1975.

    Career

    • Pharmacist The Egyptian Company for Pharmaceutical Trading, Cairo, 1966. Instructor department pharmacognosy Faculty of Pharmacy Cairo University, 1966-1972. Teaching fellow department pharmacognosy School of Pharmacy University Pittsburgh, 1972-1975.

      Postdoctoral research associate Research Institute Pharmaceutical Sciences School of Pharmacy, University Mississippi, University, 1975, research associate research Institute Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1975-1978, acting assistant director physical science research Research Institute Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1976-1979, research assistant professor Research Institute Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1978-1982, assistant director physical science research Research Institute Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1979-1988, research associate professor Research Institute Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1982-1984, research professor Research Institute Pharmaceutical Sciences, since 1984. President, laboratory director ElSohly Laboratories, Inc., Oxford, Mississippi, since 1985. Consultant, presenter in field.

      Laboratory director Maryland Department of Health, 1989, New York City Department of Health, 1989, New York State Department of Health, 1989.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for paraquat detection method, process for preparing cannabichromene, and numerous others.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to Egypt Journal Pharmaceutical Science, Journal American Medical Association, Journal Heterocyclic Chemistry, Journal Pharmaceutical Science, Journal biomedical Spectrometry. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow American Academy Forensic Sciences. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Pharmacognosy, American Pharmaceutical Association, Society Forensic Toxicologists, American Chemical Society, American Institute Chemists, Society Toxicology (Southeast chapter), Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Xi, Rho Chi.

    Connections

    • Son of Ahmed S. A. and Naema *ElSayed) ElS. Married Hala Niazi, February 17, 1972. Children: Mona, Shahira, Kareem, Adel.
    • father: Ahmed S. A. Naema
    • mother: Naema
    • spouse: Hala Niazi
    • children: Mona ElSohly
    • Shahira ElSohly
    • Kareem ElSohly
    • Adel ElSohly
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    Born December 31, 1945
    (age 71)
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