List of speakers
Save the dates for the III Anticancer Drugs
Conference (September 12-13,
2014. Buenos Aires, Argentina).
that participated in the II Meeting.
FISBT FLS FAIC FSB
Dept. Pharmacology &
College of Pharmacy
(Govt. of KSA)
Dr. Sivakumar Gowder earned his PhD (specialization - Biochemistry) from the
University of Madras, Chennai, India. Post-doctoral appointments include:
Postdoctoral Fellow – Biochemistry and Pathology, Department of
Biochemistry/Pathology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New
Delhi, India; Postdoctoral Fellow – Internal Medicine (Physiology),
Department of Internal Medicine at University of Texas Southwestern Medical
Center, Dallas, TX, US and Postdoctoral Fellow –Pharmacology, Department of
Pharmacology & Toxicology at Louisiana State University Medical Center,
Shreveport, LA, US. He worked as a Research Scientist at the Department of
Pharmacology, University of Pittsburg School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA,
US. He worked with leading scientists and physicians including Dr Alpern,
past President of American Society of Nephrology. Sivakumar is an expert in
renal research and also toxicological research and has developed his own
research methods and techniques. He also worked as a faculty at Medical
Universities in West Indies. Sivakumar is currently working as an Associate
Professor at the Al-Qassim University, Buraidah, Saudi Arabia.
Sivakumar was awarded- first prize for outstanding candidate in the
bachelor’s degree program and university rank in the master’s degree
program; Indian Council of Medical Research - Individual fellowship,
National Institute of Health fellowship, US Army fellowship and NPS
Pharmaceuticals grant to carry out his research in India and US. His current
grants include: King Abdulaziz Center for Science and Technology (KASCT)
grant (National grant) and Al- Qassim University Scientific Research
Deanship grant. Sivakumar has authored several research and review articles.
He is currently writing a text book as an author, serving as an editor for a
book and an editorial member and reviewer for international journals. He is
a fellow of many international organizations and has served as an invited
speaker and also a chairperson for international conferences.