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pharmacognosist

Julius Wanjohi Mwangi, Kenyan pharmacognosist. German Academic Exchange Service scholar, 1981; research grantee Information Center for Insect Physiology and Ecology, World Laboratory, 1998, 99. Technology expert Pharmacy and Poisons Board, Kenya, since 1998; member material transfer agreement National Museum, 2000. Member Pharmaceutical Society Kenya.

Background

Mwangi, Julius Wanjohi was born on February 26, 1953 in Kenya. Son of Mwangi Wainaina and Janet Wanjiru.

Education

Bachelor Pharmacy, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1979. Master of Science, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1990.

Career

Pharmacy intern Ministry of Health, Kenya, 1979-1980. Tutorial fellow University Nairobi, 1981-1984, lecturer, 1984-1991, senior lecturer, 1991-1995, associate professor pharmacognosy, 1995-2001, chairman department pharmacology and pharmacognosy, since 1995, professor pharmacognosy, since 2001. Coordinator Herbal Medicine Drug Research Center, since 1990, intellectual property coordinator University Nairobi, since 2007.

External examiner University Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, Makere University, Uganda. Editor East and Central African Journal Pharmaceut. Sciences, since 1998.

Presenter in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Neuropharmacology, 1997, Chemotaxonomy of Essential Oils, 1990, Toxicity of Prunus Africana, 2000. Editorial consultant Pharmaceutical Journal Kenya. Contributor chapter to books.

      Contributor over 50 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Technology expert Pharmacy and Poisons Board, Kenya, since 1998. Member material transfer agreement National Museum, 2000. Member Pharmaceutical Society Kenya.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Farming, helping herbalists.

Connections

Married Faith Njeri Kabuitu, 1979. C5 children.

father:
Mwangi Wainaina

mother:
Janet Wanjiru

spouse:
Faith Njeri Kabuitu