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Safa Abbas Mohammed Abdel Rahman Sherfi

Name:Safa Abbas Mohammed Abdel Rahman Sherfi
Date of birth:1969
Address:Faculty of Medical Laboratory - International University of Africa
Phone:00249912631294
Email:safaabas-labrotry@iua.edu.sd

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Qualifications

* Ph. D. degree (Applied Microbiology &Molecular biology) – August 2007. University of Khartoum- Faculty of Agriculture- Department of Botany & Agricultural Biotechnology, under supervision of Professor: Hamid Ahmed Dirar.

The title of thesis

The characteristics of Echerichia coli isolated from water and feces in Khartoum State as indicator of fecal contamination.

* M. Sc.degree (Applied Microbiology). March 1998. University of Khartoum- Faculty of Agriculture- Department of Botany & Agricultural Biotechnology, under supervision of Professor: Siddig Husien Hamad.

The title of thesis

Microbiological & Biochemical studies on Gergoush fermentation.

* B. Sc. Of  Education & Sciences (General Biology). 1991. University of Khartoum- Faculty of Education- Department of Biology- with very good.

Practical experience

* Now I am working as a Head department of basic Sciences, Faculty of Medical Laboratory, International University of Africa, since September 2012.

* I worked as Associate Professor at International University of Africa- Faculty of Medical Laboratory, since September 2011.

* I worked as Associate Professor at University of Dongola- Faculty of Education- Department of Biology, since March 2009.

* I worked as Assistant Professor at University of Dongola- Faculty of Education- Department of Biology, since March-2006.

* I worked as a Lecturer at University of Dongola- Faculty of Education- Department of Biology, since 1999.

* I worked as a Lecturer at University of Dongola- Faculty of Agricultural Sciences- Department of Horticulture & Food Processing (1998- 1999).

* I worked as a Teaching Assistant at University of Dongola- Faculty of Agricultural Sciences- Department of Horticulture & Food Processing (1993- 1998).

* I worked as a Teaching Assistant at University of Khartoum- Faculty of Agriculture- Department of Botany & Agricultural Biotechnology (1996- 1998)

Courses taught

* General Microbiology (Bacteria, Fungi, Algae)

* Food Microbiology

* Bacteriology

* Molecular Biology

Administrative work

* A Member of Examinations & Certificates Administration

* A Member of the Scientific Council – International University of Africa

* Head of the Department of Basic Sciences – Faculty of Medical Laboratory Sciences- International University of Africa since

* Head of the Department of Biology – Faculty of Education- University of Dongola from August 2008.

* Acting as a head of the Department of Sciences & Mathematics- Faculty of Education- University of Dongola from May 2007- April 2008

Social service

* Social secretary of the Assembly of the symbiotic society for the staff of the Faculty of Education- University of Dongola 2007- up to now

Scientific Society membership

* Member 0f the Environment Protection Society.

* Member of the scientific journal of the High Graduate Collage-

University of  Dongola

Attendance of Conferences & Training courses

* The 1st International Conference of Medical Laboratory in Sudan- Friendship Hall from 6-8 December 2013- Khartoum- Sudan

* Basic Courses of the Computer. Computer Studies & Technology Center (CSTC) – University of Dongola (2002).

* Course of Molecular Biology- National Health Laboratory. Health Administration. Khartoum- Sudan (2003).

* Practical course of PCR technique. Molecular Biology Laboratory. Faculty of veterinary Medicine. University of Khartoum. (2005).

* Training course of Academic Staff Professional Development. Continuing  Professional Development Center. Professional  Association of Sudanese University’s & Higher Institute’s Teacher’s, Dongola University. 16- 28- 2007.

* Conference of Single Cell Protein- Khartoum University, Elsharega Hall- 1997.

* Conference of Biotechnology & Future Prospects. International Research Center –Khartoum. Elsadaga Hall,13- 15- 2005

Published Scientific works

* Sherfi, S. A.& Hamad, S. H. (2001).Microbiological and Biochemical studies on Gergoush fermentation, International Journal of Food Microbiology, 67,247- 252, Elsevier B. V.

* Sherfi, S. A.; Aradiab, I. E. and Dirar, H. A. (2006). Evaluation of polymerase chain reaction for rapid detection of Escherichia coli strains: A preliminary study. Asian Journal of Cell Biology (1): 9-13.

* Sherfi, S. A.; Aradiab, I. E. and Dirar, H. A. (2007). Evaluation of nested polymerase chain reaction (n PCR) for direct detection of Escherichia coli in environmental samples. Research Journal of Microbiology.

* Ahmed, M. E.;  Aradaib, I, E.;  Karrar, A. E. ; Hago, B. E. and. Sherfi, S. A. (2005). Association of Escherichia coli with Fever following Mitral Valve Replacement in Patients Suffering Rhumatic Mitral Valve disease. The Cardiology 1 (2): 114-118. Grace Publications.

* Abdelrahman, I. O.; Elbagir, N. M.; Osman, A. M. A.; Sherfi, S. A.; Saeed, A. M. A.; Musa, H. A.; Ashmaig, A. A. and Aradiab, I. E. (2008). PCR Detection of Escherichia coli in Chicken fecal Samples. International Journal of Molecular Medicine and Advance Science 4 (3): 82- 85. Medwell Journals.

* Sherfi, S. A.; Dirar, H. A. & Ibrahim F. Ahmed (2013). Biochemical and Physiological Characteristics of Escherichia coli isolated from Different Sources. University of Africa Journal of Sciences (3): 146- 174

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AddressFaculty of Medical Laboratory - International University of Africa
Phone00249912631294

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