Dr. Mohamed Touaibia

Medicinal Chemist

Dr. Mohamed Touaibia is an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the Unversité de Moncton, NB. He obtained his Ph.D. in medicinal chemistry from the Unversité de Paris VII, France. He then completed two postdoctoral fellowships, the first in medicinal chemistry and the second in carbohydrate chemistry at the Université du Québec à Montreal.

Dr. Touaibia’s main research projects explore the synthesis and structure-activity relationship of new natural products-based analogues as new inhibitors of enzymes related to many inflammatory diseases and various cancers.