Joseph Fomusi Ndisang
Department of Physiology, College of Medicine
University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Joseph Fomusi Ndisang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physiology of University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine. He received postdoctoral training in Physiology at the University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine from 200-2005. He received a PhD in Pharmacology & Toxicology from the University of Florence, Italy, 2000. He received a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Florence, Italy, in 1995. He has received several distinguished awards and distinctions including: Associate Fellow of the Scientific Council of the International College of Angiology (2007); Young Investigator Award by
International College of Angiology (2007); Young Investigator Award by the American Society of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics-Division for Drug Discovery, Development & Regulatory Affairs (2005); Young Investigator Award by the Society of Experimental Biology and Medicine (2005); Caroline tum Suden/Frances A. Hellebrandt Professional Opportunity Award for Meritorious
Research by the American Physiological Society (2005); and Recognition Award for Meritorious Research by a Young Investigator by the American Physiological Society (2004). He has served as peer-reviewer for several reputed journals and granting agencies in United States, United kingdom and Canada.
His research interest is mainly focused on investigation the role of the heme oxygenase system in hypertension, diabetes (types-1 and -2), and obesity.