Name: Yosra A. Helmy

Country: United States


Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center,

The Ohio State University

Phone no: 1-330-263-3986

Email: Send an Email


1164 Madison Avenue, Wooster, 44691 Ohio, USA

Research Interests:

1. Food safety and Public healthrn

2. Molecular epidemiology of zoonotic diseasesrn

3. Antibiotic resistancern

4. Drug discovery for novel non-antibiotic antimicrobials to control foodborne pathogens and zoonotic agentsrn

5. Host-pathogen interactions and pathogenesis



  • Scholarship Award from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for pursuing the doctoral degree, 2010- 2014, Berlin, Germany.
  • The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Professional Growth Scholarship. The Ohio State University. 2015, and 2016
  • The 2017 Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Annual Conference Award for 3rd position in Poster presentation: 2017    OARDC Annual Research Conference. April 20th, Columbus, USA.

Professional society memberships:

  • American Society of Microbiology (2015- present)
  • German Society for Parasitology (DGP) (2011-2014)
  • Scientific advisory board of Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences. (2014- 2015)
  • Egyptian Veterinary Association of Parasitology (2005-2010)
  • The Global Academy of Tropical Health (GATH), Cairo, Egypt (2006-2010)
  • Veterinary Cycle for Egyptian Universities (2009-2010)