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Syed Mahtab Ahmed

Syed Mahtab Ahmed, Bangladeshi physician, immunologist, nutritionist. Achievements include discovery of anti-allergy ingredients from garlic; patentee in field. Monbusho scholar Ministry of Education, Japan, 1984-1989. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Asia and Pacific Public Health Nutrition Association, Japanese Society Allergalogy, Japanese Bio-chemical Society.

Background

  • Ahmed, Syed Mahtab was born on July 10, 1953 in Brahman Baria, Bangladesh. Son of Syed Muslehuddin and Ayesha Akhtar (Khatoon) Ahmed.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University Chittagong, Bangladesh, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, Japan, 1989.

    Career

    • In service training Sylhet (Bangladesh) Medical College Hospital, 1982-1983. Medical officer Ministry of Health, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1983-1984. Research student Kyoto University, 1984-1985.

      Postdoctoral fellow National Institute Health and Nutrition, Tokyo, 1989-1992. Research officer Fuji Sangyo Kaisha, Marugame, Japan, 1992-1994. Research fellow Kyoto University, 1992-1995.

      Medical research associate Riverside Medical Center, Bellevue, Kentucky, since 1995. Member Human Sciences Foundation, Tokyo, 1989-1992. Technical advisor 2d meeting of International Society for Trace Elements Research, Tokyo, 1989.

      General secretary (acting) Federation Asian Nutrition Societies, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include discovery of anti-allergy ingredients from garlic. Patentee in field.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Religion

    Denomination: Muslim

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Asia and Pacific Public Health Nutrition Association, Japanese Society Allergalogy, Japanese Bio-chemical Society.

    Connections

    • Married Syeda Shamima Mahmood, January 6, 1984. Children: Syed Rashdi, Syed Sunan.
    • father: Syed Muslehuddin Ahmed
    • mother: Ayesha Akhtar (Khatoon) Ahmed
    • spouse: Syeda Shamima Mahmood
    • children: Syed Rashdi Ahmed
    • Syed Sunan Ahmed
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    Born July 10, 1953
    (age 64)
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