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Mohamed Ashraf Virmani Edit Profile

medical researcher , neuroscientist

Mohamed Ashraf Virmani, Ugandan, Italian Neuroscientist, medical researcher. Recipient postdoctoral research grants Ciba-Geigy Ltd., Newcastle, 1981-1982, Newcastle Health Authority, 1982-1984; recipient research grant Fondazione Sigma-Tau, National Institutes of Health, 1987-1989. Member International Endocrine Society.

Background

Virmani, Mohamed Ashraf was born on July 23, 1959 in Nkozi, Uganda. Arrived in London, 1972. Son of Aziz Ahmed Juma and Amina (Shahmohamed) Virmani.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physiology with honors, University Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Neuropharmacology, University Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, 1987.

Career

Research associate, U. Newcastle-upon-Type, 1981-1987; medical instructor, U. Newcastle-upon-Type, 1984-1986; visiting senior scientist, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1987-1989; scientific consultant, Sigma Tau Spa, Rome, 1990-1992; head neuroendocrinology, Sigma Tau Spa, Rome, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor research papers to Journal Neurochemistry, (journal) Peptides, (journal) Endocrinology, and Proceedings National Academy of Sciences.

Membership

Member International Endocrine Society.

Connections

father:
Aziz Ahmed Juma Virmani

mother:
Amina (Shahmohamed) Virmani