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Pharmacy educator , researcher

Khaled Youssef Orabi, Saudi Arabian pharmacy educator, researcher. Achievements include patents pending for production of new antifungal agents; research in isolation and identification of bioactive compounds from microorganisms, plants and marine organisms; research in metabolism study of bioactive compounds using microbial models. Scholar, Department Pharmacognoy, School Pharmacy, University Mississippi, 1991-1996.

Background

Orabi, Khaled Youssef was born on March 28, 1965 in Riyadh, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Son of Youssef Orabi El-Naggar and Ahlam Youssef Nejim.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy, University Mississippi, 1996.

Career

Teaching and research assistant College Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1989—1991, assistant professor, 1996—2001, associate professor, 2001—2003, academy advisor, since 1996. Teaching and research assistant School Pharmacy, University Mississippi, University, Mississippi, 1991—1996. Post-doctoral scientist National Center Development Natural Products, 1996.

Associate professor Faculty Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait, since 2003. Visiting scholar School Pharmacy, University Mississippi, University, 2001—2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents pending for production of new antifungal agents. Research in isolation and identification of bioactive compounds from microorganisms, plants and marine organisms. Research in metabolism study of bioactive compounds using microbial models.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books. Principle investigator (research) Microbial Metabolism of Artemisitene (Young Researcher Grant ($5, 500), 1997), Collection of Marine Samples from Red Sea Saudi Coast (Young Researcher Grant ($5, 500), 1999), Isolation of New Araguspongines from Red Sea Sponge Sample (Young Researcher Grant ($5, 500), 2001), scientific referee Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal, Riyadh, 1996—2003, Journal Natural Products, since 1996.

Membership

Member of American Society.Pharmacognosy (associate), Rho Chi (honorary), Phi Kappa Phi (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Diving, reading, soccer.

Connections

Married Nadia ElSayed Kassab, December 28, 1994. Children: Ahmed Khaled, Islam Khaled, Farah Khaled.

father:
Youssef Orabi El-Naggar

mother:
Ahlam Youssef Nejim

spouse:
Nadia ElSayed Kassab

child:
Ahmed Khaled Orabi

child:
Islam Khaled Orabi

child:
Farah Khaled Orabi