Sharon Kalu Ufere

Sharon, a Medical Laboratory Scientist and Biomedical Engineer, holds a B.Sc. in Medical Laboratory Science from Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Nigeria and M.Sc in Biomedical Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). She has a background Laboratory diagnosis and research interests in diagnosis, medical diagnostics, point of care diagnostics and healthcare. Her master thesis was focused on biomaterials where she fabricated and characterized conductive scaffold for bone tissue engineering. Previous research was on the study of prevalence of malaria amongst pregnant women attending ante natal clinic in Abubakar Tafawa Belewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH) Bauchi, Nigeria. Now, Sharon is currently working as a Research Engineer at Imagineering Institute, Iskandar, Malaysia.