Dr. C. K. Firempong doubles as lecturer and laboratory manager at the Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi-Ghana, and Clinical Analysis Laboratory, KNUST, respectively. He was the former Editor-in-Chief and a member of the Advisory Board of The Olive, an official newsletter of Overseas Education College, Jiangsu University (JU). His professional mission is to improve health and well-being in the global world through biomedical research, education, clinical services and consulting. His research focuses on cancer drug discovery from natural products, biochemical analysis of genetic disorders, oral health and nutrition. In 2010 and 2013, he was appointed as an Editorial Board Member of Journal of Medicine and Medicinal Sciences (JMMS) and Journal of Investigative Dental Sciences (JIDS) respectively. In recognition to his services, he has received a lot of awards including "Excellent Oral Report Award" and “Top-Ten Award" in Jiangsu University, China.