The aim of the conference is to augment health science research and to bring people from varying walks and disciplines together on one platform to exchange ideas and innovations for promoting health. The abstracts would be published in the conference abstract book and full length papers are invited for publication in International Journal of Endorsing Health Science Research (IJEHSR) recognized by WHO and having SJIF score 3.641. It would be a great honor for team AEIRC if you grace our event with your presence. We assure you that this event will prove a great experience in terms of learning and positive growth. Young researchers are specially encouraged to come forward and raise the level of positive attitudes, contributing towards the society. 

 “Health Care; Mission to Vision”


Abstracts not exceeding 250 words are invited for Oral/poster.

abstracts shall comprise of Purpose of Study, Introduction,Methodology, Result and Conclusion. Abstracts should be sent via e-mail to

Submission of Abstracts:

Abstracts not exceeding 250 words are invited for Oral / poster. Abstracts shall comprise of Purpose of Study, Introduction, Methodology, Result and Conclusion. Abstracts should be sent via e-mail to Confidential peer-review will determine the selection of the Oral/posters. Acceptance will be communicated via e-mail. Please state the title, author (s), author’s affiliation and corresponding email.

The Abstract Committee reserves the rights to select your abstract for Oral /Poster presentation as deemed appropriate. However you can mark the preference.

Last Date for Abstract Submission 15th March 2016


Full length papers to printed and published in the International Journal of Endorsing Health Science Research (online & printed), a peer-reviewed journal.

* It’s not mandatory that you have to present a paper, you can be a listener also.

Methods of payment 

1) Directly submit your fee in AEIRC Bank account & Email your scanned slip.

2) Submit your fee at Psychophysiology Research Lab, University of Karachi.

Registration Includes:
Conference Material
CME Credits
Information Secretariat

45, Malir Towhship,Kalaboard Karachi- Pakistan Bank details

Title of account:  Advance Educational Institute & Research Centre

Bank Details

Bank: Bank Alfalah Ltd – Islamic Banking Group

Branch: IBG Gulistan E Johar Branch Karachi, Pakistan

Account No:  5519-5000452242

SIC CODE: 8733

NAICS CODE: 541712

NTN: 4225020-0

Category (NPO)

Registration No: KAR 047


4th International Conference on Endorsing Health Science Research (ICEHSR – 16)




Session Presenter Organization
08:00 – 09:00 Registration Desk Open + Breakfast  
09:00 – 09:05 National Anthem  
09:05 – 09:10 Introduction to the Conference Dr. Sadaf Ahmed


Advance Educational Institute & Research Centre
09:10 – 09:20 Welcome Address Dr. Tipu Sultan

(Chancellor MUST)

Malir University of Science & Technology
09:20 – 09:40 Plenary Lecture Health Care; Mission to Vision Dr. Mehtab Karim Malir University of Science & Technology
09:40 – 10:10 Panel Discussion

Impact Factor: Myths & Facts In Health Science Research

Dr. Zia Mohiyuddin , Dr. Shazia Shakoor,Dr. Fauzia Imtiaz, Dr. Shamim Qureshi, Shamoon Noushad
10:10 – 10:20 Traumatic Stress as a Cause of Psychological Complications Farah Batool  

University of Karachi

10:20 – 10:30 Prescription Error; Adverse Drug Reactions: Pharmacovigilance Is The Solution Hina Hasnain Nazeer Hussain University
10:30 – 10:40 Antidepressant Activity Of Grape Vinegar: An In Vivo Investigation On Mice Zaira Rashid Jinnah University For Women   
10:40 – 10:50 Knowledge, Attitude And Practice Regarding Food And Drug Interactions Amongst Medical And Non-Medical Students Of Karachi, Pakistan Saquib Qureshi Zia-ud-din University
10:50 – 11:20 Hi-Tea + Poster Session  
11:20 – 11:50 Panel Discussion

Pros & Cons Of Maladaptive Research Trainings

Dr. Bilal Siddique,Dr. Asma Makhani, Dr. Zafar Iqbal Abbassi  Dr. Nusrat Shah, Dr. Zehra Batool
11:50 – 12:00 Bacillus Licheniformis Fm208: Identification And Optimization Of The Process Parameters For Its Growth And Thermostable Lactase Enzyme Production. Farah Saleem University of Karachi


12:00 – 12:10 Functional Foods: Effectiveness Of Centratherum Anthelminticum Seeds In Carbon Tetrachloride-Induced Liver Injury In Rats


Shamim A. Qureshi University of Karachi


12:10 – 12:20 Empirical And In Silico Screening Of Bacteriocins Producers Khush Bakht Nawaz Khan Dow University Of Health Sciences
‘12:20 – 12:30 Automatic Health Care Unit            Zulqarnain GFK Etilize Pakistan and Forum Pk Network
12:30 – 01:00 Panel Discussion

Millennium Development Goals & Sustainability Development Goals; Connections Needed For University Based Research In Pakistan

Dr.Mirza Ali Azher, Dr. Atif Mehmood, Dr. Tipu Sultan, Dr.Sarwan Kumar, Dr. Sadaf Ahmed
01:00 – 01:10 Childhood Domestic Injuries: A Cross-Sectional Survey In Joint And Nuclear Families Of Karachi Asif Khaliq Baqai University
01:10 – 01:20 Assessment Of Knowledge Of Medical Students On An Important Health Issue-Naegleria Fowleri Infection At A Medical College Of Karachi Munazza Suharwardy Obaid Karachi
01:20 – 01:30 Stress, Widowhood And Psychological Wellbeing: A Case Study Afreen Amir Ali Aga Khan University Hospital


01:30 – 01:40 Prevalence Of Depression Among The Patients Of Tuberculosis Disease: A Comparative Study Among The Outdoor Patients In City District Hospital Nawabshah, Sindh, Pakistan Dr. Asma Perveen Sultan Idris University of Education, Malaysia
01:40 – 02:10 Lunch  
02:10 – 02:40 Panel Discussion

Funding Constraints & Prospects Of Healthcare

Dr. Imran , Dr. Nelofer Sultana, Dr Sajjad Siddiqui, Dr. Qazi Wasiq, Dr. Syed. A. Aziz, Dr. Shabbir Nawaz, , Dr. Shaheen
02:40 – 02:50 Association Of REG Iα Gene Polymorphisms With Type II Diabetes In The Pakistani Subjects Sadaf Saleem Uppal NUST
02:50 – 03:00 Prevalence Of Self-Medication And The Factors Influencing Its Practice. Muhammad Nehal Nadir Zia-ud-din University
03:00 – 03:10 Psychogenic Imitation Of Chronic Pain Uzma Naseem University of Karachi
03:10 – 03:20 Modeling And Simulation Of Plaque In Carotid Artery And Its Effect On Blood Velocity Anum Waseen Sir Syed University Of Engineering And Technology
03:20 – 03:40 Award Ceremony & Concluding Remarks  
03:40 – 04:00 Hi-Tea  



Venue: Lecture Hall (MUST)


Time Session – I Presenter  
11:50 – 12:00 Comparison Of Circulating Cortisol Levels In Response To Endurance Training. Ramsha Alam University of Karachi
12:00 – 12:10 No. Of Interventions Required To Use Of Gentamicin In NICU. Munazza Quraishi Aga Khan University Hospital
12:I0 – 12:20 Estimation Of Losses Of Air Pressure During Speech Due To Tracheostomy Tube Syed  Azhar Hussain Kazimi Sir Syed University Of Engineering And Technology
12:20 – 12:30 Father Focused Maternity Care Nazish Hussain Ali Pachani Aga Khan University Hospital
Time Session – II Presenter  
01:00 – 01:10 Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Processes; Literature Review As Retrospective Tool To Assess The Potential Significance Saquib Qureshi Zia-ud-din University
01:10 – 01:20 Dupatta Injuries In Female Pillion Riders In Karachi Pakistan Muhammad Muzzammil JPMC
01:20 – 01:30 Effectiveness Of Aromatherapy On Physical Vitals Of Exercising Females.             Alvira Ali University of Karachi
01:30 – 01:40 Incubating Blanket For Infant Care Ayesha Feroz Sir Syed University Of Engineering And Technology
Time Session – III Presenter  
01:40 – 01:50 Retrospective Evaluation Of Neonatal Sepsis Prevalence, Mortality Rate & Effective Treatment Option


Hina Liaquat Jinnah University For Women   
02:50 – 03:00 Determinants Of Oral Health Seeking Behaviour Of BDS Scholars At Liaquat University Suffering From Apthous Ulcers Hina Fazil


Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences
03:00 – 03:10 Frequency And Awareness Of Thalassemia In Families With Cousin Marriages. Muhammad Muizz Uddin Sindh Medical University



Venue: Main Corridor 2nd Floor (MUST)


Poster Session  
P1 Self-Medication And Response Of General Public: A Survey Based Study. Muhammad Saquib Qureshi Zia-ud-din University
P2 Shared Responsibility: A Buffering Effect Nazish Hussain Ali Pachani Aga Khan University Hospital
P3 Cloud Computing In Health Care – Developing A Smart Sehat Model            Tuba Khan Institute of Business Management
P4 Kangaroo Care; Cost Effective Intervention        Afshan Iqbal Ali Aga Khan University Hospital
P5 Environmental Hazards Of Pharmaceutical Effluents      Arman Tabassum University of Karachi
P6 M-Health/E-Health In Developing Countries: A Literature Review        Afreen Amir Ali Aga Khan University Hospital
P7 Strategies To Overcome Women’s Violence In Pakistan        Afreen Amir Ali Aga Khan University Hospital
P8 Trend Of Fast Food Consumption Among University Girls.            Iqra Ismail RLAK College of Home Economics
P9 To Assess The Knowledge And Practice Of School Children Towards Tooth Brushing          Huma Hassan Dow University Of Health Sciences
P10 Depressive symptoms among nursing professionals at Hyderabad


Wajiha Afzal Liaquat University Of Medical & Health Sciences
P11 Eco-Friendly Fabric Dyeing With Green Algae.        Sadia Munawer University of Karachi
P12 Work Related Stress Among Dentists Of Various Colleges Of Karachi: A Cross Sectional Study         Madiha Aslam Dow International Dental College
P13 Parental Conflicts- Jeopardizing Adolescent’s Mental Health Qurrat-Ul-Ain Virani Aga Khan University Hospital
P14 Psychosocial Effects Of Sexual Exploitation On Children Health    Zahra Salim Jessani Aga Khan University Hospital
P15 To Assess The Knowledge And Awareness Among Dental Students And Post Graduate Trainees About Needle Stick Injury.         Maham Ahmed Dow University Of Health Sciences
P16 Prevalence Of Cyberchondria In Karachi        Shaheen Kausar Dow University Of Health Sciences
P17 Irrational Use Of Antibiotics, In Different Age Groups Of Karachi. A Wakeup Call For Antibiotic Resistance & Future Infections     Syeda Sarah Abbas Jinnah University For Women   
P18 To Know About The Use, Dispensing And Prescribing Banned Drugs In Pakistan. Madiha Hamid Federal Urdu University of Arts Science & Technology
P19 Cross-Sectional Analysis Of Incidence & Prevalence Of Apthous Mouth Ulcers Among Dental Scholars At Liaquat University            Doha Rajar LUMHS Research Forum
P20 A Case Report On Amiodarone Induce Acute Hepatotoxicity   Qurat-Ul-Ain Hafeez Aga Khan University Hospital
P21 Epidemiology Of Oral Cavity Cancers In Karachi.         Maheen Sohail Dow University Of Health Sciences
P22 Junk Food Intake And The Associated Cognitive Decline In University Undergraduates. A Comparative Study On Male And Female Subjects. Lubna Khan University of Karachi
P23 The Prevalence Of Obesity And Related Risk Factors, In Adult Population           Rehana Aziz University of Karachi
P24 Evaluation Of The Increased Risk Of Dementia In Cognitive Impaired Patients By The Chronic Use Of Anticholinergic Drugs          Hina Liaquat Jinnah University For Women   
P25 Physical Stress Evaluation In Coronary Angiography Patients: Using Sadaf Stress Scale               Jawwad University of Karachi
P26 Evaluate The Use Of OTC Analgesic & Factors Associated With Its Use In Local Residents Of Karachi. Shariqa Khawaja Karachi
P27 Nutritional Stress as an adverse Effect of Anti-Diabetic Medicine         Durreshahwar University of Karachi
P28 Attitude And Practice Regarding Blood Pressure Measurement Among Health Care Professionals At A Tertiary Care Hospital.          Rabail Zaman Liaquat University Of Medical & Health Sciences
P29 Effect Of Sphygmomanometer Cuff Size On Blood Pressure Measurement            Sobia Anum LUMHS Research Forum
P30 Effect Of Exercise On Pseudo Dilution Anemia In Healthy Male Subjects. A Comparative Study.          Amaila Fazal University of Karachi
P31 Desensitization To Imipenem In A Patient With Multiple Comorbids   Qurat-Ul-Ain Hafeez Aga Khan University Hospital
P32 Use Of Caffeine Among University Students For Academic Purposes:

Benefits, Side-Effects, Withdrawal Symptoms

          Nida Naseem University Of Karachi
P33 Psychosocial Issues Of Patients After Stroke (Research And Implications)            Farhat Naz Karachi.
P34 Knowledge, Attitude And Practice Regarding Oral Health And Its Association With Dental Caries Among The People Attending Dental Hospital In Mirpurkhas   Umer Raza Meerani,


Bhitai Dental And Medical College
P35 Prevalence Of Day Time Sleepiness, Circadian Rhythm And Perception Of Caffeine Consumption Among University Students.          Sehar Fatima University Of Karachi
P36 Interaction Between Meropenem And Valproate: Not To Forget   Qurat-Ul-Ain Hafeez Aga Khan University Hospital
P37 Spectrum Of Remedies Of Primary Acute Rhinitis Aisha Rehman Liaquat University Of Medical & Health Sciences
P38 New-Born Screening For Hypothyroidism: A Need Based Study Fauzia Imtiaz Dow University Of Health Sciences
P39 Awareness Regarding Risk Of Genetic Disorders Due To Consanguineous Marriages. Sana Sarfaraz Jinnah University for Women   
P40 Prevalence of Anorexia Nervosa and General Body Perception in Young Adults.


Sidra Jabbar University Of Karachi
P41 Prevalence And Overt Exposure To Etiological Factors Of Tuberculosis Gulbibi Ayaz Liaquat University Of Medical & Health Sciences
P42 Effect Of Primary Rhinitis Among University Students Of Hyderabad Noor Us Sahar Liaquat University Of Medical & Health Sciences