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Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta

Personal Information
Name Date of Birth Place Nationality(s) Address(s): Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta 29 May, 1951 Aleppo, SYRIA Dual: Syrian and Serbian 1- SYRIA Str. Mohamad Rufat 25/39, Al Furqan, 21000 Aleppo P. O. Box: 10405 Tel / Fax:+963 21 2685 231 Tel. +963 21 2685 686 Mobile: +963944364053 2- SERBIA Ul. Svetogorska 12/21, II ulaz Opstina Stari Grad 11000 Beograd. Tel. +381112626010 Mobile: +381644317953 E-mail: sekheta@gmail.com sebc@scs-net.org sebc_haccp@libero.it

Education
1969 1973 1974 1983 University of Aleppo, Syria University of Belgrade, Serbia

Scientific Qualifications
1973 1976 1978 1981 1983 Bachelor in Chemical & Physical sciences Univ. of Aleppo (SAR) Specialist in Analytical Chemistry Univ. of Belgrade (Serbia) Master degree in Analytical chemistry Univ. of Belgrade PhD. in Kinetics in Analytical Chemistry Univ. of Belgrade Postdoctoral research work Univ. of Belgrade (Serbia)

Languages
Language Arabic Serbian English Reading Excellent Excellent Speaking Mother tongue Excellent Very Good Writing Excellent Excellent

Major Articles, Published in Internationally Recognized Scientific Journals:


Dr. Sekheta has till now more than 45 published papers, manuscript and/or scientific article (as main & corresponding Author) in internationally recognized journals worldwide but mainly in USA. Here you are ONLY some of his latest publications: 1- "Kinetic Determination of ultra-micro quantities of Mn(II), Mo(VI) and W(VI) on the basis of their catalytic action on the oxidation of Azorubin-S by hydrogen peroxide" M.A. Sekheta*, G.A. Milovanovic and T.J. Janjic. Micro-chimica Acta (Wien) 279, 1978. 2- "Kinetic Determination of Antibiotics of Tetracycline Group". M.A. Sekheta*, G.A. Milovanovic and T.J. Janjic. Glasnik Hem. Drustva Beograd. 44, 447, 1979. 3- "Kinetic Determination of Ultra - Micro Quantities of Genetisic, Chromotropic and Galic acids and of rutin". M.A. Sekheta*, G.A. Milovanovic and T.J. Janjic. Glasnik Hem. Drustva Beograd. 45, 41, 1980. 4- "Kinetic Determination of ultra-micro quantities of Serotonin, 5-Hydroxyindolacetic Acid, L-Dopa, Carbidopa and Methyl Dopa". M.A. Sekheta*, G.A. Milovanovic and T.J. Janjic. Micro-chimica Acta (Wien) 1981 I, 241 - 248. 5- "Kinetic Determination of Micro Quantities of D(-)-Arabinose". M.A. Sekheta*, G.A. Milovanovic and I.M. Petrovic. Microchimical Journal. 27, 135 - 140 (1982). 6- "Separation and Identification of Serotonin, 5-Hydroxyindol-acetic Acid, LDopa, Methyl Dopa and Carbidopa by thin -layer chromatography on Silica

Gel". G.A. Milovanovic, M.A. Sekheta*. Glasnik Hem. Drustva Beograd. 49(2), 1 - 4 (1984). 7- "Kinetic Determination of Papaverin". M.A. Sekheta* and G.A. Milovanovic. Microchimical Journal. (1984). 8- "Kinetic Determination of Morphine". G.A. Milovanovic, M.A. Sekheta* , P. Tibor and D. Gaal. Microchimical Journal. (1984). 9- "A Novel Kinetic Method for the Determination of Uranium (VI) Based on the Decomposition of Hydrogen Peroxide". G.A. Milovanovic, M.A. Sekheta* and A. Vassilios. Microchimical Journal. 37, 263-267 (1988) . 10- "A Novel Method for the Kinetic Determination of Sodium Ethylmercurithiosalicylate (Thiomersal)". M.A. Sekheta*, W. A. Taljubini, S. AlKadri, U. Dabit and G.A. Milovanovic. Microchimical Journal. (1989). 11- "Kinetic Determination of Ultra-micro quantities of Progesterone" . M.A. Sekheta* and G.A. Milovanovic, University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Glasnik Hem. Drustva Beograd. (1989). 12- "A New Module of Stopped - Flow Mixing Technique for use in Kinetic Determination and in Physico-Chemical Studies" University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Sekheta, M. A. F*, Sekheta N. F., and Abeer H. Sahtout. Glasnik Hem. Drustva Beograd. (1990). 13- "Effect of Temperature and Salinity Variation On Survival of Penaeus monodon Challenged with White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV)". Abeer H. Sahtout, D. Hassan, M. Shariff, Mohamed Azzam F. Sekheta and F.M. Yusoff. Journal of Tropical Aquaculture, in press. 14- "The HACCP Implementation and the Mental Illness of Food Handlers as the 4th Eventual Hazard ". Mohamed Azzam F. Sekheta*, Abeer H. Sahtout, Nizam F. Sekheta, Medhija Kapkovic and Nela Pantovic. The Library of Congress, Washington DC, Int., Journal of Food Safety. Vol. 6: 5-10, 2005. http://www.foodhaccp.com/internetjournal/ijfsv6-2.pdf 15- "Terrorist Threats to food & Water Supplies and the Role of HACCP Implementation as one of the Major Effective and Preventive Measures". Mohamed Azzam F. Sekheta*, Abeer H. Sahtout, Farid N. Sekheta, Nela Pantovic and Ayham T. Al Omari. The Library of Congress, Washington DC, Int., Journal of Food Safety. Vol. 8: 30 34, 2006. http://www.foodhaccp.com/internetjournal/ijfsv8-7.pdf 16- "A Preventive Strategy for Possible Attacks Aimed at Crippling the Cyberspace Controlling Food & Water Supplies in HACCP Programs". Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta*, Abeer H. Sahtout, Abdel Sattar A. Airoud, Mirvana A. Airoud, Farid N. Sekheta and Nela Pantovic. The Library of Congress, Washington DC, Int., Journal of Food Safety Vol. 9, 17-21, 2007. http://www.foodhaccp.com/internetjournal/ijfsv9-4.pdf 17- "The Insidious Hazards as New Categories in ISO 22000, HACCP systems" (2009). Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta*, Abeer H. Sahtout, Issam Farid Soukhaita, Mirvana A. Airoud Kinda A. Airoud and Hanan Y. Qodsieh. The Library of Congress, Washington DC, Int., Journal of Food Safety Vol. 10, 5057, 2008. http://www.internetjfs.org/articles/ijfsv10-8.pdf 18- "The Hidden Hazards in HACCP, ISO-22000 and Other Food Safety Systems". Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta*, Abeer H. Sahtout, Mirvana A. Airoud, Kinda Airoud and Ahmad Hisham F. Sekheta. The Library of Congress, Washington DC, Int., Journal of Food Safety 2010, In Press.

19- "Detection of a p35-like anti-apoptosis gene in Penaeus monodon baculovirus (MBV)" Abeer H. Sahtout1*, M. Shariff M. Din1, Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta2 ,Hassan M. Daud1and Mirvana A. Airoud3. In Press (2010). 20- Review in Hazards in HACCP, ISO 22000 and other Enhanced Food Safety Systems. Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta*, Abeer H. Sahtout, Rawa F. Soukhat and Jasmina A. Airoud This Paper was presented and discussed on the 1st International Symposium on food safety held in Hama Syria 23 25 April, 2007. In Press (2010). And much more Most of these articles are being used widely as reference by many scientists in their publications worldwide.

Main Actively Attended International Workshops, Symposiums & Conferences


Since 1980 till now, Dr Sekheta has been participating in more than 50 Local, European and International Workshops, Symposiums or conferences. Here you are some of the most important ones (Mainly International): The 8th International Micro-chemical Symposium "Nature. Aim and Methods of Microchemistry", Graz, Austria, August (25 - 30), 1980. The First International Symposium on Kinetics in Analytical Chemistry, Cordoba, Spain. September (27 - 30), 1983 The Second International Symposium on Kinetics in Analytical Chemistry, Preveza, Greece. September (9 - 12), 1986 The Third International Symposium on Kinetics in Analytical Chemistry, Dubrovnik - Cavtat, Yugoslavia. September (25 - 28), 1989 The Sixth European Symposium on Organic Chemistry (ESOC-6), Belgrade, Yugoslavia. September (3 - 8), 1989 Most regular meetings of Serbian Chemical Society and all regional & International conferences in chemical Science & Technology held in Former Yugoslavia since 1973 until 1995. Participant on the held Seminar on CODEX, HACCP, GMP and Syrian specifications in food industry held at the Chamber of Industry in Aleppo from the 28th 31st of November, 2004. The First International Symposium in Food Safety. Held in Hama 23 25, April, 2007. The Second Syrian Expatriates Conference, Damascus, 11 14 May, 2007. The Insidious Food Hazards as New Categories in HACCP and ISO22000 Based Systems DIFSC 2009 Dubai International Food Safety Conference, Feb 24 - 26, 2009 The Hidden Hazards in Enhanced HACCP and ISO-22000 Based Systems DIFSC 2010 Dubai International Food Safety Conference, Feb 21 - 24, 2010

Memberships
Member of Serbian Chemical Society (SHD Serbia - YU) since 1975. Belgrade, Former Yugoslavia. Member of the American Chemical Society (ACS) since 1981, Washington, DC. USA. Member of Aleppos Chamber of Industry since 1986. Member of Goldsmith Association in Aleppo since 1987 Consultant external to SEBC since 1998 till 2004 Honor Membership of Environment's Friends Society Hama. Since 2005. Member of the Board of Directors of Mental Illness & Drug's Addiction Charity Society in Aleppo. Since 2006.

Internationaly Presented Certificates of Training including (TOT)


1. A certificate presented from SEBC and Aleppo Chamber of Commerce in TRAIN THE TRAINER (TOT) held at SEBC-Damascus on Oct. 2003. 2. A certificate presented from Vocational Qualification in Science Engineering & Technology for achieving the course of TRAIN THE TRAINER in Preparing and delivering Training to Facilitate Production (TOT). Damascus on 06.04.2004. 3. Three days training Course presented from SEBC, Chamber of Commerce and Aleppo Chamber of Industry in Marketing Skills held at the training Hall at the Chamber of Industry Aleppo, 22 24 March, 2004. 4. A Three Days Training Course presented from SEBC Aleppo Chamber of Commerce and Aleppo Chamber of Industry in Finance for non-financial directors held at the training Hall at the Chamber of Commerce in Aleppo, 1113 May, 2004. 5. A Three Days Training Course and Workshop presented from SEBC, Chamber of Commerce and Aleppo Chamber of Industry in Marketing Skills held at the training Hall at the Chamber of Industry Aleppo, 17 19 May, 2004. 6. Active Member of Marketing and Management (M&M) Seminars held at SEBC of Aleppo, Syria, in duration of one year (2003 2004). 7. Two days Work-shop on Strategic Planning held at the Chamber of Commerce hall in Aleppo, Syria by Dr. J. M. Layoun, July, 2004. 8. A TRAIN THE TRAINER (TOT) certificate of Attendance presented from the European Training Foundation, Agency of the European Union for achieving the course of Train the Trainer (TOT) introductory course in two parts covering Module Design, Lesson Planning, Training Planning Industrial Analyses, Testing, Measurement & Assessment, Team Development, Communication Skills, Problems Solving, Time Management and Presentation Skills & Training Function in a company. Aleppo from 14 18th of March 2004 and from 19-23rd of September 2004.

Some of my Delivered Training Courses


Dr Sekheta, delivered many training courses during the last decade to many institutions and organizations in Syria, Former Yugoslavia (Bosnia,

Serbia, Croatia) and in some Arabic countries (mainly in Jordan, Bahrain, Emirates and KSA). Since 2004 Till now, Dr Sekheta has been working actively on training human resources in many local, regional and international establishments in the fields of Soft skills training Courses for managers and leaders and in Health & Safety including HACCP programs for Tourist, Food and Water Purification Industries. The number of hours of delivered training courses is more than 2000. Mohamad Azzam F. Sekheta

Sekheta Bros Company Training, R & D department