Dr. Christopher Edet Ekpenyong is a senior Lecturerat the College of Health Sciences University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor of medicine and Bachelor of surgery and a Ph.D in Cardio-renal physiology. He is currently the chairman post graduate training committee in the department of physiology, University of Uyo, and editorial board member to several international journals/organizations. He has published in several international peer reviewed journals and has presented at several international conferences. He has won several local and international awards due to his numerous contributions in human medicine. Currently he reviews for several local and international journals. His current areas of interest and active research include; Cardio-metabolic disorders, Cardio-renal medicine, Nutritional and nutritional disorders, Phyto-pharmacology, Oxidative stress, Occupational medicine, Obesity and Public health.