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Dr. Mushtaq Hussain, Pakistan.

Dr. Mushtaq Hussain has a Ph.D. degree in Genetics, Genomics, and Systems Medicine from the University of Glasgow, (UK). His research work focused on Phylogenomic and Structure-Function Relationship Studies of Proteins Involved in EBV-associated Oncogenesis. He is currently serving as Assistant Professor & Vice-Principal at the Dow College of Biotechnology, Dow University of Health Sciences. He has been awarded several national & international Grants. Dr. Hussain has submitted several Gene Sequences including Human NKx2.5: 184 sequences (MF358297-MF358480) & Human SCN1A: 73 sequences (MF422223-MF422295), etc.

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Dr. Tanveer Abbas, Pakistan.

Dr. Tanveer Abbas completed his Ph.D. from the University of Surrey, United Kingdom. His Ph.D. research focuses on the Activity of Tea polyphenols Against Vibrio Species. His research expertise involves Food Microbiology and Preservation, Natural Antimicrobials, and Bioactivities Of Natural Products & Biofilm production. He is a Professor at the Department of Microbiology, University of Karachi. he is also an active member of the American Society of Microbiology (ASM) & the Pakistan Society of Microbiology (PSM). Dr. Abbas is also serving as a referee in the Journal of Food Processing and Preservation, RADS Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences & Journal of Food Process Engineering.

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Dr. Syeda Sadia Najam, China.

Dr. Syeda Sadia Najam has a Ph.D. degree in Biotechnology, from the Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan. Her research work focused on Biochemical, Molecular & Epidemiological Investigations of Diabetes and Obesity in Humans and Knockout Mice. She is currently serving as Senior Biologist at Yagadol Pharmaceutical Technology, Hangzhou, China. She has also put forward her work, a book published by Taylor & Francis Group on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Obesity and Adipose Tissue Biology. In: Applied Molecular Biotechnology (The Next Generation of Genetic Engineering). Dr. Sadia has a keen interest in animal handling and surgical procedures, molecular and cellular biology, and Bioinformatics.

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Dr. Raza Sayani, Pakistan.

Dr. Raza Sayani completed F.C.P.S. in Diagnostic Radiology from the College of Physicians & Surgeons, Pakistan. He has been a teaching fellow in Vascular & Interventional Radiology at Singapore General Hospital. He is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Radiology, Aga Khan University. Dr. Raza has worked on a project entitled Needlestick injury in a radiology department: A decade analysis. He has also worked as a Specialist Radiologist at Central Private Hospital, Sharjah UAE. He has authored more than 40 publications and his research interest follows radiological techniques, ultrasound, portable x r-rays, and diagnostic or interventional angiography, etc. he is also a reviewer of BMJ Case Reports, Journal of Pakistan Medical Association, and Pakistan Journal of Radiology.

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Dr. Hasnain Nangyal, Pakistan.

Hasnain Nangyal completed his Ph.D. from Hazara University Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa. His research work involves the Anti-oxidant activity of selected Medicinal Plants. Hasnain Nangyal is currently appointed as a lecturer at Hazara University Mansehra, KPK. Besides this, he is the author of different chapters in national and international books including Biodiversity Distribution and Conservation and Engineering Interventions in Agriculture Processing, etc. Member of Editorial Board of Scientific Magazines and journals including “Microbiology World”, Advances in Biomedicine and Pharmacy (An International Journal of molecular medicine and pharmacy- UK), Journal of Biosciences and Agricultural Research-Bioscience Information Network Bangladesh. He is also the recipient of the Indira Gandhi Life Time Achievement Award.

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Dr. Syeda Sadaf Akber, Pakistan.

Dr. Sadaf Akber completed her Ph.D. from the Department of Microbiology, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan. She has been the Head of the Department of Clinical Microbiology & Immunology at Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education. Currently serving as the Dean of Education & Behavioural Sciences at Malir University of Science & Technology. She is also the Infection Control Manager and Microbiologist at Hashmanis Group of Hospitals. She authored a book, Blastocystis hominis: A mystery. Her research interest focuses on Biosafety Practices, microbial specimens, and infections, etc. She is also the Director of Health Affairs of “Professional Youth Foundation of Pakistan and In charge of the Karachi Chapter of Medical Microbiology Association of Pakistan. besides, Dr. Akber also contributes as a health expert in different TV shows.

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Dr. Shaikh Bilal Fazal, Oman.

Dr. Bilal Fazal is a qualified and licensed Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon. He has completed MS (Plastic Surgery) from Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Pakistan & PGD in Bioethics from Sindh Institute of Medical Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan. He is a specialist in Plastic Surgery, Department of Plastic, Hand and Burn Surgery at Sohar Hospital, Ministry of Health-Sultanate of Oman. He is an active member of the Omani Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (OSPRAS), Omani Society for Surgery of Hand & Oman Medical Association. Dr. Bilal is also a Member Editorial Board IOSR, Journal of Dental and Medical Science, India & Pakistan Journal of Plastic Surgery.

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Dr. Bilal Azmi, Pakistan.

Dr. Bilal Azmi obtained a Ph.D. degree in biochemistry from the University of Karachi. He is an M.B.A. in Healthcare administration/management from the Institute of health management, Dow University of Health Sciences. He is also a Clinical Research Certified Professional. His research focuses on the Effect of the Methanolic Root Extract of Rauwolfia serpentina Benth on Diabetes Dyslipidemia and Antioxidant Enzyme. Dr. Bilal is an Assistant Professor at the Biochemistry Department at the Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS). Besides this, he had been working as a Deputy Director of Quality Enhancement at Dow University of Health Sciences. He is also part of the review board of the BioMed Research International & Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences.  

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Dr. Saima Gul, Pakistan.

Saima Gul has completed her Ph. D. Research on the Effect of antioxidant and antiplatelet activity on plants & their signal transduction, from the University of Karachi, Pakistan. Continued her Postdoctoral training at Timing, memory, and decision-making lab, Department of Psychology, Koç University, Istanbul. She has been working on Behavioral Psychology, Pharmacology, Molecular biology, and Neuroscience. She is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Physical Therapy, Shifa Tameer E Millat University, Islamabad. Saima is an active Member of IBRO: Pakistan Society of Basic and Applied Neuroscience (PSBAN) and Women in World Neuroscience society, Pakistan.

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Dr. Sehrish Qayyum, Pakistan.

Dr. Sehrish Qayyum is Assistant Professor at Pakistan Navy War College, Lahore. She has a Ph.D. degree in Political Science from Punjab University, Lahore with her research work focusing on Coordinated Border Management and its Implications: Strategic War Control Practices between Pakistan and Afghanistan. She is HEC Ph.D. Indigenous Fellow (2017-2020) and Research Grant- Project Manager at Sustainable Policy Development Institute (SDPI) in Islamabad on the project focusing on “Psychometric analysis of the factors driving communities towards violent extremism and cause and Act resilience plan". Her research interest focuses on policy planning and framework. She is also a member of the International Studies Association (ISA), USA.

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