School of Pharmacy
The University of Mississippi

Dr. Ikhlas A. Khan

Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by
Director of the National Center for Natural Products Research,
Distinguished Professor of Pharmacognosy
TCRC 1016


  • Ph.D. Institute for Pharmazeutishe Biologie, Germany
  • M.S. Aligarh Muslim University, India
  • B.S. Aligarh Muslim University, India


  • Director of the National Center for Natural Products Research
  • University of Mississippi Distinguished Professor
  • Research Professor in the Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Professor of Pharmacognosy
  • Program Director of FDA Programs
  • Research Professor and Coordinator for Natural Products Research in the Center for Water and Wetland Resources


Dr. Khan’s research interests include applications of analytical tools in evaluation of quality and safety of dietary supplements, microbial transformation, fingerprinting and standardization of marker compounds in medicinal plant products, optimization of large scale extraction, and isolation of natural products of commercial value.