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Nutrition and Dietary Supplements

ISSN: 1179-1489

Prof. Dr. Mohammed S. Razzaque

Prof. Dr. Razzaque

Department of Medical Education, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV), Edinburg, TX, USA

Mohammed S. Razzaque, MBBS, PhD, is a Professor at the Department of Medical Education at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV). He has a diverse academic background, having served as a Professor of pathology at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), as an Assistant Professor of Oral Medicine at Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) and as a Lecturer at the Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan. Dr. Razzaque obtained a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Chittagong University in Bangladesh and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree from Nagasaki University in Japan. He completed his renal pathology training at Nagasaki University School of Medicine and worked as a consultant of renal pathology at Riyadh Military Hospital in Saudi Arabia. As a faculty representative from Harvard University, Dr. Razzaque took part in the Human Resources for Health (HRH) Program in Rwanda, a global health initiative aimed at enhancing the quality and quantity of health professionals in Rwanda by fostering collaboration between a group of U.S. academic institutions, including Harvard Medical School, and the Government of Rwanda. Additionally, during his time as a Visiting Professor, he provided instruction and established research partnerships at Antwerpen University in Belgium, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, and Ahmet Yesevi University in Kazakhstan.

Dr. Razzaque's primary research focus is to comprehend the mechanisms behind disease conditions related to the abnormal regulation of phosphate homeostasis, such as chronic kidney disease, vascular calcification, and premature aging. Additionally, Dr. Razzaque aims to reveal the novel physiological regulation of phosphate by the bone-kidney axis. His research is financially supported by the National Institutes of Health (USA), and Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (Japan).

Dr. Razzaque is currently serving as an Editor for various journals, including Histochemistry and Cell Biology, Frontiers in Endocrinology, Acta Histochemica et Cytochemica, and Medical Molecular Morphology.

Editorial Board

Paul J. Arciero, Health and Human Physiological Sciences Department and Director, Human Nutrition, Metabolism, and Performance Laboratory Skidmore College, NY, USA.

Mukhtiar Baig, Professor, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine Rabigh, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia.

Professor Julien S Baker Ph.D, D.Sc, FPhysiol, FRSoBiol, FHBiolAssoc, FITEI, FInClinR, C.Biol, C.Sci., Faculty of Social Sciences, Director, Centre for Health and Exercise Science Research, Head, Department of Sport, and Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong.

Marianna K. Baum, Distinguished Professor, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, R. Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA

Adam Killpartrick, DC, CNS, Chief Science Officer, FoodScience Corporation, Williston, VT.

Richard B. Kreider, PhD, FACSM, FASEP, FISSN, FACN, FNAK, Professor, Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management, Texas A&M University, USA.

Giulio Maria Pasinetti, Saunders Family Chair and Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Geriatrics, and Adult Development; Chief of the Brain Institute Center of Excellence for Novel Approaches to Neurodiagnostics and Neurotherapeutics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York; Director of Basic and Biomedical Research and Training Program, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Centers, J.J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York, USA

Stephen H. Safe, Distinguished Professor, Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A&M University and Health Science Center, College Station, TX, USA

Thomas B Shea, Professor and Director, Laboratory for Neuroscience, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA, USA

James M Shikany, Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA

Nadeeja N. Wijayatunga, is an Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition and Hospitality Management, University of Mississippi, and she is a registered dietitian. Dr. Wijayatunga completed her PhD in Nutritional Sciences and postdoctoral training at Texas Tech University. followed by a postdoc in the Department of Kinesiology and Sport Management at Texas Tech University. Before coming to USA, she worked as a medical doctor and completed her MPhil in Clinical Biochemistry in Sri Lanka.