Dear colleagues,

We are happy to invite you to participate in the 1st Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MESMAP-2013) to present your research activities and share your experiences in this high profile event. The symposium will be held on April 17-20, 2013 in Gazimagosa (Famagusta), The Northern Cyprus, which will be organized by Faculty of Pharmacy, Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) joint with AMAPMED (Association of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of the Mediterranean).

The scientific program will cover all related aspects of medicinal and aromatic plants. This international symposium will provide a platform for herbal medicines, botany, plant biotechnology, ethnobotany, phytopharmacology, pharmacognosy, agriculture and forestry, plant biology, phytochemistry and aromatherapy. We also aim to facilitate the participants for developing collaborations. In addition to the scientific activities, a rich social program throughout the symposium is also provided for informal interactions, which include welcome reception, gala dinner, congress tour, and closing ceremony.

The city of Gazimagosa (Famagusta) is situated on the eastern coast of the beautiful island of Cyprus in the heart of Mediterranean and possesses the deepest harbor of the island. Home to the Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU), Gazimagosa has a walled city popular with tourists and a vibrant nightlife.

If you join us, you will have an amazing experience and good memories to take back home.

For those who would like to attend MESMAP-2013 and wish to receive the second announcement and updates about this symposium, please contact at


Best regards,


Symposium Chairs,


Prof. Dr. Ilkay E. ORHAN

Faculty of Pharmacy

Eastern Mediterranean University


Prof. Dr. Nazım ŞEKEROĞLU

President of AMAPMED


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Last Updated on: 2013-02-25 15:36:09