President and founder of the NGO ProMeTra. International (Promotion of Traditional Medicine), Director of Cemetra (Experimental Center for Traditional Medicine)

Dr. Erick Gbodossou is a consultant and resource person for several international organizations for the protection, promotion and valorization of natural health and traditional knowledge.

He is the holder of 18 patents and the initiator of collaborative research with American and international universities and institutions.

Dr Gbodossou is the author of about 15 books. In addition, he is the honorary mayor of his city and was named Man of the Year 2009 by the American Biographical Institute.