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Dativa Pereus

Country of origin: Tanzania Currently in: Tanzania, Dar Es Salaam General field of specialization: Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Academic Background

Degrees

2019 Master Interdisciplinary
2015 Undergraduate Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Interdisciplinary

TRADITIONAL MEDICINE


Publications resulting from Research: 


Pereus, D., Otieno, J.N.,Ghorbani, A., Kocyan, A., Hilonga, S., de Boer, H. J., 2018. Diversity of Hypoxis species used in ethnomedicine in Tanzania. South African Journal of Botany. Available at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sajb.2018.03.004.

S. Hilonga, J.N. Otieno, A. Ghorbani, D. Pereus, A. Kocyan and H.de Boer, 2018. Trade of wild-harvested medicinal plant species in local markets of Tanzania and its implications for conservation. South African Journal of Botany. Available at https://doi.org/ 10.1016/j.sajb.2018.08.012



Current profession


Workshop and Conference Attended

2017 DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA 5TH MUHAS SCIENTIFIC conference
2017 NAIROBI, KENYA XXI AETFAT International Scientific Congress
2018 International Centre of Insects Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE), KEMRI Welcome Trust and Pwani University- KENYA Eastern Africa Network for Bioinformatics Training (EANBiT) course
2017 MUHIMBILI UNIVESITY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES, TANZANIA Scientific writing and information literacy
2017 MUHIMBILI UNIVESITY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES, TANZANIA Research training in writing successful Grant Application
2018 UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA Taxonomy as a Vital Tool in Biological Research
2017 COSTECH, TANZANIA Women in Tech Africa (WITA) week
2019 NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL RESEACH, TANZANIA Young East Africa Health research Scientist (YEARS) Forum
2017 MUHIMBILI UNIVESITY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES, TANZANIA Legal standard workshop on the use of DNA technology in combating illegal trade and promoting conservation and sustainable use of plants in Kenya and Tanzania

Affiliations

Young East Africa Health research Scientist (YEARS) Forum

Presentation given

2017
Medicinal Importances of Hypoxis species in Tanzania”
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA
Event: 5TH MUHAS SCIENTIFIC conference
2017
Ethnobotanical study of Hypoxis species in Tanzania
NAIROBI, KENYA
Event: XXI AETFAT International Scientific Congress