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educator , Veterinarian

Mohamed Shariff, Malaysian veterinarian, educator. Achievements include invention of white spot virus detection kit. Grantee, International Development Research Center, 1980-1995, Ministry of Science and Technology, 1997—2000. Member of Asian Fisheries Society (president 1995-1998, vice president 1993-1995).

Background

Shariff, Mohamed was born on March 14, 1949 in Seremban, Negri Sembilan, Malaysia. Son of Mohamed Din and Halimah Kassim.

Education

Master of Science, University Stirling, Scotland, 1977. Doctorate in Aquatic Veterinary Medicine, University Stirling, Scotland, 1985.

Career

Tutor University Putra Malaysia formely University Pertanian Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia, 1976—1977, lecturer Malaysia, 1977—1987, associate professor Malaysia, 1988—1992, professor.professor Malaysia, since 1993, deputy dean department veterinary medicine Malaysia, 1998—2001. President Malaysian Fisheries Society, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1987—1988, Kuala Lumpur, 1991—1994. Asian fish health network coordinator International Development Research Center, 1988—1995.

Trustee ICLARM-The World Fish Center, Penang, Malaysia, 1994—2000. Science advisor International Foundation for Science, Stockholm, 1994—2002. Advisor National Science Center, Kuala Lumpur, 1994—1996.

Chairman Tunku Abdul Rahman Aquarium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1997—2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of white spot virus detection kit.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (proceedings symposium on fish diseases ) Diseases in Asian Aquaculture I, 1992, Diseases in Asian Aquaculture II, 1995.

Membership

Member of Asian Fisheries Society (president 1995-1998, vice president 1993-1995).

Connections

Married Sharifah Abdullah. Children: Shaharin, Norlizah, Izzuddin.

father:
Mohamed Din

mother:
Halimah Kassim

spouse:
Sharifah Abdullah

child:
Shaharin Shariff

child:
Norlizah Shariff

child:
Izzuddin Shariff