Sabrina Tomasini, MSc

Position/Function

PhD Student

Institute

University of Copenhagen, DK

Address

E-Mail: st@ifro.ku.dk

Projects

Ongoing:

Traditional knowledge, medicinal plants and sustainable wild collection in South-East Albania. Title "Medicinal plant conservation status assessment: combining multiple knowledge systems for improved plant monitoring and management" (FONASO Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorates, http://fonaso.eu/)

    Past:

  • Local ecological knowledge about indigenous fruit trees for maintaining traditional species in Machakos, Eastern Kenya. Title "Adaptation of local agroecological knowledge to climate variability in semi-arid Machakos, Kenya" (Erasmus Mundus Master Degree)
  • Medicinal plants, cultivation and phytochemical extractions in Ankober, Ethiopia. Title "Community Herbal Care for Ankober, Ethiopia" (Bachelor project)


Areas of expertise or field of activity/research interests

Ethnobotany

Traditional ecological knowledge

Pharmacognosy

Phytochemistry

Countries

Ethiopia, Kenya, Albania, UK, Denmark, Italy

Education

  • MSc Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (University of Copenhagen, DK and University of Bangor, Wales, UK)
  • BSc Medicinal Plant Sciences

Publications

  • Fraternale, D., Sosa, S., Ricci , D., Genovese, S., Messina, F., Tomasini, S., Montanari, F., Marcotullio, M.C. (2011) Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and antifungal furanosesquiterpenoids isolated from Commiphora erythraea (Ehrenb.) Engl. resin. Fitoterapia 82, 654–661.

 

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