Associate Editors

Dr. Asma Makhani, Pakistan.

Asma Makhani holds a degree in Human Development (Early Child Development) and Public Health Research from Aga Khan University Pakistan. She was a Research Fellow (Exchange Program) at Tufts University, Boston USA. Furthermore, she is a Founder and Director of the Psychosocial Well-Being department at a leading Thalassemia Major Care Centre in Pakistan, Kashif Iqbal Thalassemia Care Centre. She has vast experience in childcare, education, health and development. Dr. Makhani has considerable exposure of childcare industry, commendable communication skills, understanding of child development, understanding of child behavior, excellent sense of duty of care and partnership with parents, child nutrition, safety and much more.

Academic Profile 

Dr. Aatir H. Rajput, Pakistan

Dr. Aatir is an MBBS doctor from Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro. He has a Master degree in Applied Psychology from Virtual University. He is Certified in Medical Editing from University of Health Sciences, Lahore. He is serving as Coordinator at Mental Health Services Research Unit & Co-Operative Clinical Instructor at Clinical Psychology Unit of Sir Cowasjee Jehangir Institute of Psychiatry, Hyderabad. His research interest involves Psychological Distress, depression, anxiety,

Academic Profile

Dr. Mushtaq Hussain, Pakistan

Dr. Mushtaq Hussain is a Ph.D. degree in Genetics, Genomics and Systems Medicine from 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.

Academic Profile 

Dr. Hasnain Nangyal, Pakistan.

Hasnain Nangyal completed his Ph.D. from Hazara University Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa. His research work involves Anti-oxidant activity of selected Medicinal Plants. Hasnain Nangyal is currently appointed as 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 Indira Gandhi Life Time Achievement Award.

Academic Profile

Dr. Muhammad Muneeb, Pakistan.

Muhammad Muneeb is an MBBS doctor from Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro and Clinical Research Certified Professional from Dow University of Medical & Health Sciences, Karachi. he is working as Clinical Research Associate in National Convalescent Plasma Project at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro. Dr. Muneeb is also a Consultant Medical Educationist at the National Institute of Blood Diseases & Bone Marrow Transplantation. His research interest focuses on Psycho-social depression, Empathy, psychological distress & quality of life.

Academic profile

Dr. Tanveer Abbas, Pakistan.

Dr. Tanveer Abbas completed his Ph.D. from University of Surrey, United Kingdom. His Ph.D. research focuses on Activity of Tea poly phenols Against Vibrio Species. His research expertise involves Food Microbiology and Preservation, Natural Antimicrobials and Bioactivities Of Natural Products & Biofilm production. He is an Associate Professor at the Department of Microbiology, University of Karachi. he is also an active member of American Society of Microbiology (ASM) & 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.

Academic profile

Dr. Raza Sayani, Pakistan.

Dr. Raza Sayani completed F.C.P.S. in Diagnostic Radiology from 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 Department of Radiology, Aga Khan University. Dr Raza has worked on project entitled Needle sick injury in a radiology department: A decade analysis. He has also worked as Specialist Radiologist at Central Private Hospital, Sharjah UAE. He has authored more than 40 publication and his research interest follows radiological techniques, ultrasound, portable x r-rays, and diagnostic or interventional angiography, etc. he is also reviewer of BMJ Case Reports, Journal of Pakistan Medical Association and Pakistan Journal of Radiology.

Academic profile 

Dr. Syeda Sadaf Akber, Pakistan

Dr. Sadaf Akber completed her Ph.D. from Department of Microbiology, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan. She has been the Head of Department of Clinical Microbiology & Immunology at Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education. Currently serving as 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 Karachi Chapter of Medical Microbiology Association of Pakistan. besides, Dr. Akber also contributes as health expert in different TV shows.

Academic profile

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 Omani Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (OSPRAS), Omani Society for Surgery of Hand & Oman Medical Association. Dr. Bilal is also Member Editorial Board IOSR, Journal of Dental and Medical Science, India & Pakistan Journal of Plastic Surgery.

Academic profile 

Dr. Ahson Memon, Pakistan.  

Dr. Ahson Memon is the youngest cardiac surgeon in Pakistan. He has completed MRCS Part A from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. Dr. Memon completed his residency in cardiac surgery at Tabba Heart Institute and in general & thoracic surgery at Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Centre (JPMC), Karachi. He is working as an expert in vascular surgery, aortic diseases, trauma surgery, Mital valve annuloplasty, etc. He is currently the Senior Instructor (faculty) Cardiothoracic Surgery at Tabba heart Institute and also visiting Faculty at Ziauddin Medical University and Allied Sciences. His research work includes Post CABG Pain in Patients with Skeletonized Versus Pedicled Left Internal Thoracic Artery Harvest.

Academic profile

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 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.  

Academic profile 

Dr. Saima Gul, Pakistan.

Saima Gul has completed her Ph. D. research on 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.

Academic profile

Dr. Tekchand Maheshwari, Pakistan.  

Dr. Tekchand Maheshwari completed FCPS in General Surgery from College Of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. He is an Associate Professor & Consultant General Surgeon at Isra University, Hyderabad. His research interest involves post-surgical complications, surgical & nonsurgical management.  

Academic profile