Godwin Anywar

Dr. Anywar Godwin is a researcher, academician and entrepreneur and author. He completed his doctorate from the prestigious Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy & Immunology in Leipzig, Germany, the Institute for Virology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig and Makerere University, Kampala on a split site model, where he investigated the anti-HIV-1, immunomodulatory activity and cytotoxicity of medicinal plants used by herbalists for treating people living with HIV/AIDS in Uganda. He currently lectures at the Department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology & Biotechnology at Makerere University. His research interests are in the field of natural product development, pharmacognosy, ethnobotany and ethnopharmacology. He is passionate about research and has authored several papers, and book chapters in international peer reviewed journals, and is currently working on a couple of book projects as author and editor. Dr. Anywar is a member of several professional bodies and such as the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research, the International Society for Ethnopharmacology, American Society of Pharmacognosy and the International Society of Ethnopharmacology among others. Anywar currently serves as the vice president of the Uganda Textbook Academic & Non-Fiction Writers Association (UTANA), the vice president Natural Products Network for Eastern & Central Africa (NAPRECA) Uganda Chapter and is a reviews editor, for the journal frontiers in Pharmacology – Ethnopharmacology.


• Research gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Godwin_Anywar2

• Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.de/citations?user=y8EG8aIAAAAJ&hl=en

•Loop Research Network Profile (Frontier’s profile): https://loop.frontiersin.org/people/557169/bio

Open Researcher and Contributor (ORCID) ID https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0926-1832

The African Scientists Directory: https://africanscientists.africa/business-directory/godwin/