Group Members of the IUCN Species Survival Commission
List of Medicinal Plants Specialist Group Members of the IUCN Species Survival Commission
Medicinal Plant Conservation is chaired by:
Danna J. Leaman' 98 Russel Avenue' Ottawa, Ontario KIN 7X1 . Canada.
Tel. ++ 1/61/235- 7213 . Fax ++ 1/61/235-9622 . E-mail: djl@green-world.org.
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  • Prof Dr. Bill AALBERSBERG
    Institute of Applied Science, University of the South Pacific.
    PO Box 1168. Suva. Fiji
    Tel.: ++679/3312952
    Fax: ++679/3300373
    E-mail: Aalbersberg@usp.ac.fj
     
  • Sudhakar AGRAWAL
    Indian Herbs Research & Supply Co. Ltd.
    P.B. No.5 Sharda Nagar . Saharanpur - 247 001, Uttar Pradesh . India
    Tel.: ++91/132/725044,5,6,9 Fax: ++91/132/726288 E-mail: ihsre@vsnl.com
     
  • Prof Dr. Laurent AKE-ASSI
    Centre National de Floristique de l'Universite .
    22 BP 582 . Abidjan 22 . Ivory Coast
    Tel.: ++225/448614
    Fax: ++225/416728; 444688
     
  • Dr. Janis B. ALCORN
    World Resources Institute, Institutions and Governance. lOG Street,
    NE (Suite 800) . Washington, DC 20002 . USA
    Tel.: ++ 1/202/729-7600
    Fax: ++1/202/729-7610
    E-mail: jaIcorn@wri.org
     
  • Prof John Thor ARNASON
    Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Science.
    30 Marie Curie St., P.O.Box 450, Stn.
    A . Ottawa, Ontario KIN 6N5 . Canada
    Tel.: ++ 1/613/562-5262
    Fax: ++1/613/562-5765
    E-mail: jarnason@science.uotta wa.ca
     
  • Serna ATAY
    Dogal Hayati Korurna Dernegi (DHKD) . PK 971 Sirkeci . 34436 Istanbul. Turkey
    Tel.: ++90/212/528-2030
    Fax: ++90/212/528-2040
    E-mail: satay@wwforg.tr
     
  • Dr. Yildiz AUMEERUDDY- THOMAS
    WWF /UNESCO People & Plants Programme,
    Centre d'Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive (CEFE), CNRS . 1919 route de Mende.
    34293 Montpellier Cedex 5 . France
    Tel.: ++33/4/67613234
    Fax: ++33/4/67412138
    E-mail: thomas@cefe.cnrs-mop.fr
     
  • Manjul BAJAJ
    301, Block 23. Heritage City, Gurgaon, Haryana - 122002 . India
    Tel.: ++91/11/6891695 Fax: ++91/11/6121181
    E-mail: manjul@nde.vsnl.net.in
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  • Dr. Michael 1. BALICK
    Institute of Economic Botany and Philecology,
    The New York Botanical Garden. Southern Blvd. & 200 Street. Bronx,
    New York 10458-5126. USA
    Tel.: ++1/718/817-8763 Fax: ++1/718/220-1029
    E-mail: mbalick@nybg.org
     
  • Dr. Nirrnal Kumar BHATTARAI
    Department of Plant Resources.
    P.B. 20568.. Thapathali, Kathmandu . Nepal
    Tel.: ++977/1/436356
    Fax: ++977/1/473020
    E-mail: mansa@ccsl.com.np
     
  • Dr. Emilio BLANCO CASTRO
    Estudio de Botanica .
    C/o Pez Austral 14, 1 A . 28007 Madrid. Spain
    Tel.: ++34/991/5733343
    E-mail: emiliobc@teleline.es
     
  • Mark BLUMENTHAL
    American Botanical Council.
    P.O. Box 144345 . Austin, Texas 78714-4345 . USA
    Tel.: ++1/512/926-4900 Fax: ++ 1/512/926-2345
    E-mail: herbcowboy@aol.com
     
  • Ximena BUITRON CISNEROS
    TRAFFIC South America - Regional Office,
    c/o mCN Regional Office for South America. Av. De los Shyris 2680 y Gaspar de Villaroel,
    Edif. MIrA COBADELSA, PH . C.P. 17-17-626 Quito. Ecuador
    Tel.: ++593/2/226-1075 x 400 Fax: ++593/2/226-1075 x 230
    E-mail: ximena.buitron@traffic.
    sur.lUcn.org
     
  • Prof. Dr. Robert A. BYE
    Jardin Bot{mico del Instituto de Biologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico.
    Apdo. Post 70226.04510 Mexico, D.E . Mexico
    Tel.: ++52/5/616-1297, 622-9057 Fax: ++52/5/616-2326, 622-9046
    E-mail: rbye@ibunam.ibiologia.
    unam.mx
     
  • Dr. Michel CAMBORNAC
    Equipe Yves Rocher pour la Nature, Laboratoires Yves Rocher .
    La Croix des archers. 56200 La Gacilly . France
    Tel.: ++33/2/9908-2838
    Fax: ++33/2/9908-2893
    E-mail: michel_cambornac@ yrnetcom
     
  • Daisy CASTILLO DE VASQUEZ
    Jardin Botanico Nacional .
    Apartado Postal 21-9, Ave. Rep. de Colombia, esq. Ave. Los Proceres .
    Santo Domingo. Dominican Republic
    Tel.: ++1809/385/2611, -1213 Fax: ++1809/385/0446
    E-mail: j .botanico@codetel.netdo
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  • Prof. Dr. CHAUDHARY MAHENDRA KUMAR
     
    Departamento de Agricultura del Desierto,
    Universidad Arturo Prat . Av. II Septiembre, 2120 . 121 lquique . Chile
    Tel.: ++56/57/445190 Fax: ++56/57/445190
    E-mail: mahendra.kumar@cec. unap.cl
     
  • Prof. Dr. Rachid CHEMLI
    Association Tunisienne Plantes Medicinales,
    FacuIte de Pharmacie de Monastir . Monastir 5000 . Tunisia
    Tel.: ++216/3/461000 Fax: ++216/3/461830
     
  • Dr. Tony CUNNINGHAM
    WWF /UNESCO/Kew People and Plants Initiative.
    84 Watkins St . White Gum Valley, Fremantle, 6162. Australia
    Tel.: ++61/8/93366783 Fax: ++61/8/93366783
    E-mail: peopleplan!s@bigpond. com
     
  • Dr. Ermias DAGNE
    Chemistry Department, University of Addis Ababa. Miazia 27 Square,
    P.O. Box 30270 . Addis Ababa. Ethiopia
    Tel.: ++251/1/126276; 114854 Fax: ++251/1/551244
    E-mail: eda@telecom.netet
     
  • Dr. Patricia S. DE ANGELIS
    Division of Scientific Authority, US Fish and Wildlife Service.
    4401 N. Fairfax Dr., Suite 750 . Arlington, VA 22203. USA
    Tel.: ++ 1/703/358-1708 x 1753 Fax: ++ 1/703/358-2276
    E-mail: Patricia - DeAngelis@fws. gov
     
  • Prof. Dr. Elaine ELISABETSKY
    Federal University of Rio Grande do SuI, Brazil.
    C.P. 5072 . 90041970 Porto Alegre RS . Brazil
    Tel.: ++55/51/316-3121; -3183 Fax: ++55/51/316-3121
    E-mail: elisasky@vortex.ufrgs.br
     
  • Dr. Victor Ramon FUENTES FIALLO
    Instituto de Investigaciones en Fruticultura Tropical. 7ma Avenida No. 3005, Miramar .
    11300 La Habana, Ciudad de La Habana . Cuba
    Tel.: ++531712027844 Fax: ++531712046794
    E-mail: vfuentes@infomed.sld.cu
     
  • Dr. Doug O. FULLER
    Department of Geography, The George Washington University. 619 21st Street, NW .
    Washington DC 20052 . USA
    Tel.: ++ 1/202/994-8073 Fax: ++ 1/202/994-2484
    E-mail: dfuller@gwu.edu
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  • Dr. GANESAN BALACHANDER
    Asian Programs,
    The Mountain Institute. 1828 L Street, NW Suite
    725 . Washington, DC 20036 . USA
    Tel.: ++ 1/202/452-1636 Fax: ++1/202/452-1635
    E-mail: gbalachander@mountain.org
     
  • Dr. Nigel P. GERICKE
    Phyto Nova (Pty) Ltd . P.O. Box 937. Sun Valley 7985, Cape Town . South Africa
    Tel.: ++27/21/7891249 Fax: ++27/21/7891249
    E-mail: ngericke@mweb.co.za
     
  • Dr. ShahinaAgha GHAZANFAR
    6a Burnt Close. Grantchester, Cambridge CB3 9NJ .
    United Kingdom
    Tel.: ++44/1223/842618
    E-mail: shahina.ghazanfar@ari dus.demon.co.uk
     
  • Suresh Kumar GHIMIRE
    WWF Nepal Program. P.O. Box 7660 . Kathmandu. Nepal
    Tel.: ++977/1/331322
    E-mail: yeshi@wwfnepal.org.np
     
  • Dr. Gurinderjit Singh GORAYA
    Foundation For Revitalisation Of Local Health Traditions.
    735-B, A.WH.O. Flats. S.A.S. Nagar, Mohali - 160 054, Punjab. India
    Tel.: ++91/172/3099384
    E-mail: gurinder9@hotmail.com
     
  • Prof. Dr. Stephan R.P. HALLOY
    Crop and Food Research,
    Invermay Agricultural Research Centre . Private Bag 50034 .
    Mosgiel . New Zealand
    Tel.: ++64/3/489-0160 Fax: ++64/3/489-0674
    E-mail: halloys@crop.cri.nz
     
  • Dr. Alan HAMILTON.
    WWF UK . Panda House, Weyside Park, Catteshall Lane.
    Godalming, Surrey GU7 IXR . United Kingdom
    Tel.: ++44/1483/412550 Fax: ++44/1483/426409
    E-mail: ahamilton@wwf.org.uk
     
  • Prof. Gloria MONTENEGRO
    Pontificia Universidad Cat6lica de Chile,
    Departamento de Ciencias Vegetales,Facultad de Agronomia e Ingenieria Forestal.
    Campus San Joaquin, Av. Vicuna Mackenna 4860 . Santiago. Chile
    Tel.: ++56/2/686-4117, -6216 Fax: ++56/2/552-0780
    E-mail: gmonten@puc.cl
     
  • Prof. VP.K. NAMBIAR
    IDRC Medicinal Plant Conservation Project, Arya Vaidya Sa1a . Kottakkal - 676 503,
    Ma1appuram District, Kerala . India
    Tel.: ++91/493/7422-16, - -19 Fax: ++91/493/7422-10
    E-mail: kottakal@vsnl.com
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  • Dr. Eva NEMETH
    Szent Istvan University of Horticulture and Food Industry,
    Department of Medicinal Plant Production .
    Villanyi ut 29/31, P.O. Box 53 . 1518 Budapest. Hungary
    Tel.: ++36/1/1664998 Fax: ++36/1/1664998
    E-mail: drog@hoya.kee.hu
     
  • Rafael Angel OCAMPO SANCHEZ
    Jardin Agroecol6gico Bougainvillea S. A. . Apartado Postal 7643100 .
    Santo Domingo, Heredia. Costa Rica
    Tel.: ++506/241-1978 Fax: ++506/241-1978
    E-mail: quassia@racsa.co.cr
     
  • Sara OLDFIELD
    The Old Plough, 2 Caxton Road. Great Gransden,
    Nr. Sandy, Beds. SG 19 3BE . United Kingdom
    Tel.: ++44/1223/571 000 Fax: ++44/1223/461481
    E-mail: sara.o1dfie1d@faunaflora.org
     
  • Prof. Dr. PEl SHENGJI
    Dept of Ethnobotany, The Kunming Institute of Botany,
    CAS. Kunming 650204 . China
    Tel.: ++86/871/5150-660 Fax: ++86/871/5150-227
    E-mail: zhiwei@cbik.ac.cn (Assistant)
     
  • Alan PIERCE
    1061 Mountainview . Waterbury, Vermont 5676 . USA
    E-mail: arp@sover.net
     
  • Prof. Dr. Claudio Urbano PINHEIRO
    Universidade Federal do Maranhao _ UFMA Departamento de Oceanografia e Limnologia . Av. dos Portugueses, sin - Campus do Bacanga . CEP 65.085-580 Sao Luis, Maranhao. Brasil
    Tel.: ++55/98/217-8561, -8564 Fax: ++55/98/217-8569
    E-mail: cpinheiro@elo.com.br
     
  • Dr. Laurent PORDIE
    24, ch. du roussimort . 31270 Frouzins . France
    Tel.: ++33/4/4295-2420
    Fax: ++33/4/4295-0209
    E-mail: nomadplant@hotmail.com
     
  • Rebecca PRADHAN
    Royal Society for Protection of Nature. Thimphu. Bhutan
    E-mail: rebecca@druknetnetbt
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  • Dr. Nat QUANSAH
    Noir Eclair, Salon de Beaute, Morondava Centre. Morondava 619 . Madagascar
    Tel.: ++261/209552722
    E-mail: quansah@wanadoo.mg
     
  • Rubina RAFIQ
    National Herbarium, Pakistan Agricultural Research Council.
    NARC, Park Road. Islamabad 45500 . Pakistan
    Tel.: ++92/51/240-151 Fax: ++92/51/240-909
     
  • Ajay RASTOGI
    ECOSERVE . Majkhali . Uttaranchal, Ranikhet - 263 652 . India
    Tel.: ++91/5966/28-338 Fax: ++91/5966/28-723
    E-mail: slg- ecoserve@sancharnetin
     
  • Dr. Gopal Singh RAWAT
    Wildlife Institute of India (WII),
    Faculty of Wildlife Biology. P.O. 18, Chandrabani .
     Dehra Dun 248 001, Uttar Pradesh. India
    Tel.: ++91/135/64011/-2,3,4,5 Fax: ++91/135/64011-7
    E-mail: rawatg@wii.gov.in
     
  • Dr. Marileen REINDERS
    Department of Cultural Anthropology, Utrecht University.
    P.O. Box 80.140 . 3508 TC Utrecht. The Netherlands
    Tel.: ++31/30/253-1903, -2111 Fax: ++31/30/253-4666
    E-mail: m.reinders@fss.uu.nl
     
  • Prof. Moh REJDALI
    Institut Agronomique et Veterinaire Hassan II, Dpt d'Ecologie Vegetale .
    B.P. 6202 Rabat Instituts . Rabat. Morocco
    Tel.: ++212/7/774093 Fax: ++212/7/774093
    E-mail: rejdali@iav.refer.org.ma
     
  • Adriana RIVERA-BRUSATIN
    Ministerio de Ambiente, Vivienda y Desarrollo Territorial.
    Calle 37 No. 8-40 piso 2 . Bogota. Colombia
    Tel.: ++57/1/3406274 Fax: ++57/1/3406212
    E-mail: arivera@minambiente. gov.co
     
  • Christopher S. ROBBINS
    The Nature Conservancy, Oregon Field Office. 821 SE 14th Avenue .
    Portland, OR 97214 . USA
    Tel.: ++ 1/503/972-0378
    E-mail: crobbins@tnc.org
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  • Dr. Anca SARBU
    Botany Department, Faculty of Biology, University of Bucharest.
    Aleea Portoca1elor 1-3 . 77206 Bucharest. Romania
    Tel.: ++40/1/6387175 Fax: ++40/1/9614090
    E-mail: asarbu@bio.bio.unibuc.ro
     
  • Dr Y. K. SARIN
    C-21, Chandralok Colony, Rajpur Road. Dehra Dun - 248 001, Uttar Pradesh. India
    Tel.: ++91/135/748184 Fax: ++91/135/749560
     
  • Dr. Uwe SCHIPPMANN
    Bundesamt fUr Naturschufz .
    Konstantinstrasse 11 0 . 53179 Bonn. Germany
    Tel.: ++49/228/8491-136 Fax: ++49/228/8491-119
    E-mail: uwe.schippmann@bfn.de
     
  • Dr. Niranjan Chandra SHAH
    MS- 78; Sector 'D' . Aliganj, Lucknow - 226 024 U.P. . India
    Tel.: ++91/522/326489 Fax: ++91/522/326489
    E-mail: ncshah@hotmail.com
     
  • Patricia SHANLEY
    Forest Products and People Programme,
    Centre for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) .
    P.O. Box 6596 JKPWB . Jakarta, 10065 . Indonesia
    Tel.: ++62/251/622-622 - Fax: ++62/251/622-100
    E-mail: trishanley@aol.com
     
  • Dr. Zabta SHINWARI
    COM STECH . 3-Constitution Avenue . Islamabad - 44000 . Pakistan
    Tel.: ++92/51/9201242-3 Fax: ++92/51/9211115
    E-mail: Shinwari2002@yahoo. com
     
  • Dr. Ernest SMALL
    Eastern Cereal and Oilseed Research Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (ECORC),
    Central Experimental Farm. Room 212, Saunders Building. Ottawa, ON KIA OC6 . Canada
    Tel.: ++1/613/759-1370 Fax: ++1/613/759-1599
    E-mail: smalle@agr.ca
     
  • Dr. Carsten SMITH OLSEN
    The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University,
    Department of Economics and Natural Resources,
    Unit of Forestry. Rolighedsvej 23.
    1958 Frederiksberg C, Copen-
    hagen . Denmark
    Tel.: ++45/3528-2292 Fax: ++45/3528-2671
    E-mail: cso@kvl.dk
     
  • Dr. Sanagavarapu VEDAVATHY
    Herbal Folklore Research Centre.
    B-23, Vaikunatapuram, M.R. Palli .
    Tirupati - 517 502, Andhra Pradesh . India
    Tel.: ++91/8574/42605 Fax: ++91/8574/54830
    E-mail: vedavathy@hotmail.com
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  • Devendra Kumar VED
    Foundation for the Revitalisation of Local Health Traditions (FRLHT) .
    No.74/2, Jarakbande Kaval, Post: Attur, Via Yelahanka . Bangalore - 560 064 .
    India Tel.: ++91/80/856-8000, 8001 Fax: ++91/80/856-5873
    E-mail: dk.ved@filht.org.in
     
  • Vivienne WILLIAMS
    PO Box 375 . P.O. Wits 2050 Johannesburg . South Africa
    Tel.: ++27/11/882-5024 Fax: ++27/11/346-0942
    E-mail: vivwill@planetac.co.za
     
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. ZHAO DE-XIU
    Institute of Botany, Academia Sinica. 20 Nanxincun, Xiangshan, Haidian District.
    Beijing 100093 . China
    Tel.: ++86/1 0/6259-1431 x 6201 Fax: ++86/1 0/6259-0833
    E-mail: zhaodx@ns.ibcas.ac.cn
     
  • Viviane STERN DA FONSECAKRUEL
    Etnobotanica - Program a Conserva\fao - DIPEQ,
    Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de
    Janeiro. Rua Pacheco Leao 915 . CEP 22460-040 Rio de Janeiro RJ - Brazil. Brazil
    Tel.: ++55/21/2294-8696 Fax: ++55/21/2294-8696
    E-mail: vfonseca@jbrj.gov.br
     
  • Bhishma P. SUBEDI
    Asia Network for Small Scale Bioresources (ANSAB).
    P.O. Box 11035, Min Bhawan . Kathmandu . Nepal
    Tel.: ++977/1/497547, 476586 Fax: ++977/1/487916
    E-mail: ansab@mos.com.np
     
  • Vinay TANDON
    Winrock International India. 1, Navjeevan Vihar . New Delhi 110017 . India
    Tel.: ++91/11/5569-5219 Fax: ++91/11/2669-3881
    E-mail: vinay@winrockindia.org
     
  • Paul VANTOMME
    FAO, Wood and Non-Wood Utilization Branch,
    FOPW, Forest Products and Economics Division, Forestry Department. Viale delle
    Terme di Caracalla . 00100 Roma . Italy
    Tel.: ++39/06/570-54064 Fax: ++39/06/570-55618
    E-mail: paul.vantomme@fao.org
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