The 8th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants October 20-22, 2022

Izmir - TURKEY

Commitees

MESMAP-8 INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

Prof. Dr. Nazim SEKEROGLU (Chair of MESMAP-8)
President of AMAPMED, 
General Coordinator of GOFMAP
Department of Biology, Faculty of Art and Sciences, Gaziantep University
,  Gaziantep, TURKEY 

Prof. Dr. Anake KIJJOA (Co-Chair of MESMAP-8)
Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar & Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (CIIMAR), 
Universidade do Porto, PORTUGAL

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sevgi GEZICI (Scientific Secretary of MESMAP-8)
Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, TURKEY



INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

PROF. DR.

ANAKE KIJJOA

UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO, INSTITUTO DE CIÊNCIAS BIOMÉDICAS ABEL SALAZAR & INTERDISCIPLINARY CENTRE OF MARINE AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH (CIIMAR)

PORTUGAL

PROF. DR.

ERNAWATI SINAGA

RESEARCH AND COLLABORATION AFFAIR, UNIVERSITAS NASIONAL, CENTER FOR MEDICINAL PLANTS RESEARCH

INDONESIA

PROF. DR.

IVAN SALAMON

UNIVERSITY OF PRESOV, DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY

SLOVAKIA

PROF. DR.

ILKAY ERDOGAN ORHAN

GAZI UNIVERSITY, PHARMACOGNOSY FACULTY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOGNOSY

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

JIANBO XIAO

UNIVERSITY OF VIGO, FACULTY OF FOOD SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

SPAIN

PROF. DR.

KHAETTHAREEYA SUTTHANUT

UNIVERSITY OF KHON KAEN, FACULTY OF SCIENCE, DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY

TAILAND

ASSOC. PROF.

KOULA DOUKANI

UNIVERSITY OF IBN KHALDOUN TIARET, FACULTY OF NATURE AND LIFE SCIENCES

ALGERIA

PROF. DR.

MARIA DAGLIA

UNIVERSITY OF THE NAPLES, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACY, NUTRACEUTICAL LABORATORY

ITALY

PROF. DR.

MARINA SPÎNU   

UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES AND VETERINARY MEDICINE, DEPARTMENT OF CLINICAL SCIENCES - INFECTIOUS DISEASES

ROMANIA

ASSOC. PROF. DR.

MARYNA KRYVTSOVA

UZHHOROD NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF GENETIC, PLANT PHYSIOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY

UKRAINE

PROF. DR.

MONICA HANCIANU

UNIVERSITATEA DE MEDICINA SI FARMACIE GRIGORE T. POPA IASI, PHARMACY FACULTY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOGNOSY AND CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL PRODUCTS

ROMANIA

PROF. DR.

NAZIM ŞEKEROĞLU

GAZIANTEP UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND LITERATURE, DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

RAMAN DANG

KRUPANIDHI COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, BANGLORE, AL- AMEEN COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES

INDIA

PROF. DR.

RANDOLPH ARROO

DE MONTFORT UNIVERSITY, SCHOOL OF PHARMACY, FACULTY OF HEALTH AND LIFE SCIENCES

UNITED KINGDOM

PROF. DR.

TAKASHI WATANABE

KUMAMOTO UNIVERSITY, GRADUATE SCHOOL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINAL BOTANY

JAPAN

ASSOC. PROF.

SEVGİ GEZİCİ

GAZIANTEP UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF MEDICINE, DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL BIOLOGY AND GENETICS

TURKEY

DR.

AHMAD ALI

UNIVERSITY OF MUMBAI, DEPARTMENT OF LIFE SCIENCES

INDIA

DR.

DECHA KUMLA

UNIVERSITY OF PORTO, INSTITUTO DE CIENCIAS BIOMEDICAS DE ABEL SALAZAR (ICBAS)

PORTUGAL

DR.

FARUK KARAHAN

HATAY MUSTAFA KEMAL UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND LITERATURE, DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY

TURKEY

DR.

HASNA BOUHENNI

UNIVERSITY OF IBN KHALDOUN TIARET, DEPARTMENT OF NATURE AND LIFE SCIENCES, LABORATORY OF BIOTECHNOLOGY AND AGROFOOD PROCESSES

ALGERIA

DR.

LAMIA HAMROUNI

NATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR RURAL ENGINEERING, WATER AND FORESTRY (INRGREF), LABORATORY FOR FOREST ECOLOGY

TUNUSIA



INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

PROF. DR.

ÁKOS MÁTHÉ

UNIVERSITY OF WEST HUNGARY, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD SCIENCES 

HUNGARY

PROF. DR.

ALBAN IBRALIU

AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY OF TIRANA, DEPARTMENT OF CROP PRODUCTION

 ALBENIA

PROF. DR.

ANAKE KIJJOA

UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO, INSTITUTO DE CIÊNCIAS BIOMÉDICAS DE ABEL SALAZAR & INTERDISCIPLINARY CENTRE OF MARINE AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH (CIIMAR) 

PORTUGAL

PROF. DR.

AYLA KAYA

ANADOLU UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACEUTICAL BOTANY, FACULTY OF PHARMACY

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

BERAAT ÖZÇELİK

UNIVERSITY OF ISTANBUL TECHNICAL, FACULTY OF CHEMISTRY METALLURGY, DEPARTMENT OF FOOD ENGINEERING

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

BILJIANA BAUER

UNIVERSITY OF SS CYRIL AND METHODIUS, FACULTY OF PHARMACY,  UNIVERSITY OF SS CYRIL AND METHODIUS

MACEDONIA

PROF. DR.

CHARAFEDDINE JAMA

UNIVERSITÉ DE LILLE (ENSCL), NATIONAL GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY OF LILLE 

FRANCE

PROF. DR.

DOUGLAS SIQUEIRA DE CHAVES

UNIVERSWIDADE FEDERAL RURAL DO RIO DE JANERIO, DEPARTAMENTA DE CLECINAS PHARMACUTICAS 

BRAZIL

ASSOC. PROF.

DURMUŞ ALPASLAN KAYA

UNIVERSITY OF MUSTAFA KEMAL, DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINAL AND AROMATIC PLANTS 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

ELACHOURI MOSTAFA

MOHAMMED FIRST UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY, LABORATORY OF PHYSIOLOGY, GENETIC AND ETHNOHARMACOLOGY 

MOROCCO

PROF. DR.

EMİNE BAYRAM

UNIVERSITY OF EGE, DEPARTMENT OF FIELD CROPS

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

FİLİZ AYANOĞLU

UNIVERSITY OF MUSTAFA KEMAL, DEPARTMENT OF FIELD CROPS

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

FİLİZ MERİÇLİ

UNIVERSITY OF NEAR EAST, T.R.N.C., FACULTY OF PHARMACY 

CYPRUS, TURKEY

PROF. DR.

GÜLAÇTI TOPÇU

BEZMIALEM VAKIF UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF PHARMACY 

TURKEY

ASSOC. PROF.

GÜLSÜM YALDIZ

ABANT IZZET BAYSAL UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL SCIENCES

TURKEY

ASSIST. PROF.

HARI PRASAD DEVKOTA

UNIVERSITY OF KUMAMOTO, DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINAL PLANT, SCHOOL OF PHARMACY 

JAPAN

ASSOC. PROF.

HYTHAM AHMED

UNIVERSITY OF MENOUFIA, FACULTY OF PHARMACY 

EGYPT

PROF. DR.

IBRAHIM TUMEN

BANDIRMA 17 EYLÜL UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCE, DEPARTMENT OF FOREST PRODUCTS CHEMISTRY 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

ILKAY ERDOGAN ORHAN

UNIVERSITY OF GAZI, FACULTY OF PHARMACY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOGNOSY 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

IRFAN ALI KHAN

ALIGARH MUSLIM UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS 

INDIA

PROF. DR.

IVAN SALAMON

UNIVERSITY OF PRESOV, DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY 

SLOVAKIA

PROF. DR.

JANAR JENIS

AL-FARABI KAZAKH NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, RESEARCH CENTER FOR MEDICINAL PLANTS 

KAZAKHSTAN

PROF. DR.

JIANBO XIAO

UNIVERSITY OF VIGO, FACULTY OF FOOD SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY 

SPAIN

PROF. DR.

JUTTA LUDWIG-MULLER

TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITAT DRESDEN, INSTITUTE OF BOTANY 

GERMANY

PROF. DR.

KHAETTHAREEYA SUTTHANUT

UNIVERSITY OF KHON KAEN, FACULTY OF SCIENCE, DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY 

THAILAND

ASSIST. PROF.

KOULA DOUKANI

UNIVERSITY OF IBN KHALDOUN TIARET, FACULTY OF NATURE AND LIFE SCIENCES 

ALGERIA

PROF. DR.

KRYSTYNA SKALICKA-WOZNIAK

MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF LUBLIN, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOGNOSY WITH MEDICINAL PLANT UNIT 

POLAND

PROF. DR.

KUNTAL DAS

KRUPANIDHI COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOGNOSY AND NATURAL PRODUCT CHEMISTRY, KRUPANIDHI COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, BANGALORE

INDIA

ASSIST. PROF.

LAMIA HAMROUNI

NATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR RURAL ENGINEERING, WATER AND FORESTRY (INRGREF), LABORATORY FOR FOREST ECOLOGY

ALGERIA

PROF. DR.

MADALENA MARIA DE MAGALHÃES PINTO

UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO, DEPARTAMENTO DE CIÊNCIAS QUÍMICAS, FACULDADE DE FARMÁCIA 

PORTUGAL

PROF. DR.

MARINA SPÎNU   

UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES AND VETERINARY MEDICINE, DEPARTMENT OF CLINICAL SCIENCES - INFECTIOUS DISEASES 

ROMANIA

PROF. DR.

MARIO LICATA

UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI PALERMO, PALERMO, ITALY, RESEARCH CONSORTIUM FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF INNOVATIVE AGRO-ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL, FOOD AND FOREST SCIENCES

 ITALY

ASSOC. PROF.

MARYNA KRYVTSOVA

UZHHOROD NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF GENETIC, PLANT PHYSIOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY 

UKRAINE

PROF. DR.

MENŞURE ÖZGÜVEN

UNIVERSITY OF KONYA FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF PLANT AND ANIMAL PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

MIRIAM DE BARCELLOS FALKENBERG

UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE SANTA CATARINA, CENTRO DE CIÊNCIAS DA SAÚDE DEPTO. DE CIÊNCIAS FARMACÊUTICAS CIF- CCS - UFSC 

BRAZIL

PROF. DR.

MOHAMMAD RAIS MUSTAFA

UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, HEAD OF CENAR (CENTRE FOR NATURAL PRODUCTS RESEARCH AND DRUG DISCOVERY), DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOLOGY, FACULTY OF MEDICINE 

MALAYSIA

PROF. DR.

MOHAMMAD SANAD ABU- DARWISH

AL-BALQA APPLIED UNIVERSITY & AQABA UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES 

JORDAN

PROF. DR.

MONICA HANCIANU

UNIVERSITATEA DE MEDICINA SI FARMACIE GRIGORE T. POPA IASI, PHARMACY PHACULTY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOGNOSY AND CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL PRODUCTS 

ROMANIA

PROF. DR.

MUHSİN KONUK

UNIVERSITY OF USKUDAR, FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND LITERATURE, DEPARTMENT MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND GENETICS 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

MURAT TUNÇTÜRK

UNIVERSITY OF VAN YUZUNCU YIL, FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF FIELD CROPS 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

MUTLU AYTEMİR

UNIVERSITY OF IZMIR KATIP CELEBI, FACULTY OF PHARMACY, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACEUTICS CHEMISTRY  

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

NAZLI ARDA

UNIVERSITY OF ISTANBUL, DEPARTMENT OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND GENETICS 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

NOUREDDINE DJEBLI

UNIVERSITY OF MOSTAGANEM,DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY FSNV 

ALGERIA

ASSOC. PROF.

NUTTINEE TEERAKULKITTIPONG

UNIVERSITY OF BURAPHA, DEPARTMENT OF BIOPHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCE 

THAILAND

PROF. DR.

RACHID BELHATTAB

UNIVERSITY OF FERHAT ABBAS SETIF, DEPARTMENT OF BIOCHEMISTRY, FACULTY OF NATURE AND LIFE SCIENCES

ALGERIA

PROF. DR.

SALAH AKKAL

UNITÉ DE VALORISATION DES RESSOURCES NATURELLES, MOLÉCULES BIOACTIVES ET ANALYSES PHYSICO-CHIMIQUES ET BIOLOGIQUES UNIVERSITY OF CONSTANTINE 1 FACULTÉS DES SCIENCES EXACTES DÉPARTEMENT DE CHIMIE

ALGERIA

PROF. DR.

SALVATORE LA BELLA

UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI PALERMO, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL, FOOD AND FOREST SCIENCES, UNIVERSİTÀ DEGLI STUDI DI PALERMO, PALERMO

ITALY

ASSOC. PROF.

SEVGI GEZICI

UNIVERSITY OF GAZIANTEP, FACULTY OF MEDICINE, DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL BIOLOGY AND GENETICS 

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

TAKASHI WATANABE

UNIVERSITY OF  KUMAMOTO, GRADUATE SCHOOL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINAL BOTANY 

JAPAN

PROF. DR.

THEERA RITTIROD

UNIVERSITY OF KHON KAEN, HEAD OF DIVISION OF PHARMACEUTICAL TECHNOLOGY, FACULTY OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES

THAILAND

ASSOC. PROF.

TIDA DETHOUP 

UNIVERSITY OF KASETSART, DEPARTMENT OF PLANT PATHOLOGY

THAILAND 

PROF. DR.

TULAY ILTER BAKIREL

UNIVERSITY OF ISTANBUL, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY 

TURKEY

ASSIST. PROF.

YAOWERED CHULIKHIT

UNIVERSITY OF KHON KAEN, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY

THAILAND

PROF. DR.

YAVUZ BAĞCI

UNIVERSITY OF SELÇUK, DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

YUSUF BARAN

İZMIR HIGH TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE, DEPARTMENT OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND GENETICS

TURKEY

PROF. DR.

ZORA DAJIC STEVANOVIC

UNIVERSITY OF BELGRADE, DEPARTMENT OF FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

SERBIA

*Alphabetically ordered