Karary University

Date of Birth: 6 Feb. 1983
Marital Status: Married
E-mail: ashrafpharm@hotmail.com
Phone: +249123981100

Current position: -
Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Faculty of Pharmacy, Karary University, Khartoum, Sudan

PhD degree - Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University
Microbiology and Immunology
2019
Master degree
Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University
Microbiology and Immunology
2014
Bachelor degree
Faculty of Pharmacy, Omdurman Islamic University
Pharmacy
2004

Other certificates:
1. Certificate of Specialists Microbiology and Immunology specialization registration No: 810 (Sudan Medical Council).
2. Professional diploma in Health Care Management (Arab Institute for Continuing Professional Development (AICPD) Cairo, Egypt.
3. Professional diploma in Infection (Arab Institute for Continuing Professional Development (AICPD) Cairo, Egypt.
4. Diploma in English language (Harvest British College) Cairo, Egypt.
5. MBA certificate, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt.
6. HR Management Diploma, Jozor Academy, Cairo, Egypt.
7. Customer Services and Sales Training course by Accelerator Solution, London, UK, Apr 2015.
8. ICDL certificate (International Computer Driving License).

1. Member of the Sudanese Pharmacists Union.

2. Member of the African Society for Quality in Healthcare.

3. Member of ArCQQA Infection Control Team (Egypt).

4. Member of infection Control Team (Medical Services Administration, Sudan).

5. The 1st winner in (Mashrouy) a competition organized by British Council and British
Embassy in Sudan for young entrepreneur's scientific projects (My project: Enhancement of baker's yeast and citric acid production from sugar cane molasses by
applying biotechnology) , March, 2015.
6.  Medal of Excellence from the President of the Republic of Sudan Feb. 2018.

A. Books:
1. Essential drugs doses handbook (2009).
2. Lecture Notes On Immunology for Pharmacy students (2020).
B. Papers:
1. Potential antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral and larvicidal activities of greenly synthesized
silver nanoparticles in Citrullus colocynthis aqueous extract.
2. Enhanced biocidal activities of Citrullus colocynthis aqueous extracts by green
nanotechnology.
3. Green nanotechnology: Anticancer Activity of Silver Nanoparticles using Citrullus
colocynthis aqueous extracts.
4. Biofunctional molecules from Citrullus colocynthis: An HPLC/MS analysis in correlation to
antimicrobial and anticancer activities.
5. Green nanotechnology: Promising antimicrobial activity of oil, silver and sulphur
nanoparticles obtained from Melaleuca alternifolia against representative skin infecting
pathogens.
6. Development of nano-based micro-emulsion from tea tree oil and silver nanoparticles and
assessment of their enhanced antimicrobial activities against representative wound infecting
pathogens.
7. Development and formulation of liposome encapsulated silver nanoparticles and tea tree oil
for skin infections.
8. Expression of P53, BAX, and BCL-2 in human malignant melanoma and squamous cell
carcinoma cells after tea tree oil treatment in vitro.
9. Promising antimicrobial activities of oil and silver nanoparticles obtained from Melaleuca
alternifolia leaves against selected skin-infecting pathogens.
10. Promising chemopreventive activities of tea tree oil against human malignant melanoma and
squamous cell carcinoma in vitro.

1. Workshop coordinator of (Prevention from blood transmitted disease) presented at Kosti
teaching Hospital, Kosti, Sudan, March 2009.
2. Attendance of the 32nd Conference of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Egyptian Pharmaceutical
Society, December 20-22/2011.
3. Attendance of the 3rd International Scientific Conference of Faculty of Pharmacy – Cairo
University, April 25/2012.
4. International Symposium on Microbial Genomics, Metagenomics & Biotechnology -
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cairo University.
5. Workshop on Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases by Direct PCR on Blood Samples - Molecular
Immunology Unit – Faculty of Medicine – Al Azhar University.
6. Poster presenter at World Congress on Infectious Disease, London, UK, Aug. 2015.
7. Speaker at the 47th Microbiology Conference London, UK, Sep. 2018.
8. Speaker at the 43th Euro-Global Summit on Cancer therapy and Radiation Oncology,
London, UK, Jul. 2019.

1. The 1st winner in Mashrouy, a competition organized by British Council and British Embassy
in Sudan for young entrepreneur's projects (My project: Production of baker's yeast and
citric acid from sugar cane molasses by applying biotechnology) March, 2015 (Khartoum,
Sudan).
2. Attendance of (Business- Human Rights Framework) workshop, British Council Khartoum,
Sudan, 2014, (Khartoum, Sudan).
3. Attendance of the Innovation Leaders Forum at Judge Business school, Cambridge, UK, Apr
2015, (London, UK).
4. Training with Ketan Makwana (CEO, Enterprise lab, Rockstar Hubs), Apr 2015, (London,
UK).
5. Training, Meeting and sharing ideas with Birmingham Young entrepreneurs (Impact Hub)
Apr 2015 (Birmingham, UK).
6. Attendance of the Innovation Leaders Forum at Judge Business school, Apr 2015,
(Cambridge, UK).
7. Customer Services and Sales Training course by Accelerator Solution, London, UK, Apr 2015.
8. Training and mentoring program for Mashrouy (3) participant at Sudanese Young
Businessmen Association, Jan. 2016, (Khartoum, Sudan).
9. Certificate in Sustainable Development Workshop, East London University, London, UK,
Nov. 2016, (London, UK).
10. Participation in the UK's BIGGEST BUSINESS SHOW Organized by London Entrepreneurs
Network, Nov. 2016, (London, UK).
11. Participation in the UK's BIGGEST BUSINESS SHOW Organized by London Entrepreneurs
Network, Nov. 2017, (London, UK).
12. Member of projects selection committee (Mashrouy Competition season 5), July. 2018,
(Khartoum, Sudan).
13. Attendance of the 1st Social Enterprise Forum (July. 2018) (Khartoum, Sudan).
14. Business Networking Workshop, (July, 2019), (London, UK).