School of Agriculture, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, University of Ghana
Dr Frederick Yeboah Obese is a Senior Lecturer in Animal Physiology and Head of Department, Department of Animal Science, School of Agriculture, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, University of Ghana, Legon. Dr. Obese completed a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in 1989, followed by a Master in Animal Science in 1996, at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. He then had his PhD in Animal Science at the University of Melbourne (Australia) in 2004. From 2004 to 2006, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University (Alabama, USA) and between June and July, 2011 he was a Visiting Scientist at the School of Animal Biology, Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, the University of Western Australia. His research interests are in the area of reproductive endocrinology and physiology in livestock, use of radioimmunoassay techniques to monitor reproduction in cattle, role of hormones and blood metabolites in energy balance and reproductive performance in livestock, nutrition and management of cattle, sheep, goats, poultry, and the use of agro-industrial by-products and crop residues in feeding livestock.
My reasons for attending this conference are:
- To share my research findings with colleague scientists
- Learn from research of colleagues scientist
- Explore opportunities for collaboration