V. Prakash, PhD, CFS

V. Prakash

Dr. V. Prakash is currently Distinguished Scientist of CSIR-India and is working as Honourary Director of Research, Innovation and Development at the JSS MVP in Mysore, India.  He is the former Immediate Director of CFTRI, Mysore and currently is the Vice President of IUNS and Council Member of IUFoST.  He is also the president of International Society for Nutraceuticals, Nutritionals and Naturals. 

Currently with his 200 research papers to his credit and more than 500 National and International talks in Seminars and author of four books and 23 review chapters and has 50 patents to his credit.  He has been awarded the India’s high civil award Padmashree by the Hon. President of India for his recognition in the area of Food Science and Technology.  As a fellow of IFT and IAFoST he has the agenda of Capacity Building and spreading the training and empowerment for youth in the area of Food Science globally to push the leadership to youth.