Sherif, Fathi Mohamed was born on December 25, 1961 in Tripoli, Libya. He worked as a pharmacist for more than 10 years, and as a pharmaceutical university educator for more than 20 years. He obtained a university degree in pharmacy and PhD in pharmacology. He recipient Health Research prize from World Health Organization in 1994. He was a director of Libyan drug registration (2004-2007). Currently, he is Professor and researcher mainly interesting in drug use in Libya.