Assoc. Prof. Dr. Christopher Edet Ekpenyong is an Associate professor at the College of Health Sciences University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria. He is currently the chairman postgraduate training committee at the Department of Human Physiology and a member of several international organizations and boards. He has reviewed several articles for several international and local journals and has published several peer reviewed articles in reputable international journals. He has won several international and local awards due to his numerous contributions to the advancement of human medicine.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Christopher Edet Ekpenyong current area of interest and active research include; roles of diet and dietary factors in metabolic syndrome clusters, oxidative stress, inflammation, immune dysfunction and cardio-renal disorders.