Outstanding Reviewers

Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 38, Issue 2, 2022

Dr. Sarah Ghafoor [BDS, MHPE, DipTQM, Ph.D (King’s College London, UK)] is working as Assistant Professor in the Department
of Oral Biology, University of Health Sciences Lahore, Pakistan. She is a Dental Surgeon and a researcher by profession. Her areas of research interest include orodental development & biology, quality assurance and medical education. Presently she is also a student of Certificate Course in Medical Journalism for Editors at the same University. She has won many national and international research grants and has >40 publications on her credit with an impact factor of +63.


Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 37, Issue 3, 2021

Prof. Saira Saleem [MBBS (Punjab Medical College, Faisalabad); FCPS General Surgery (College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan); MRCS (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland); MRCS (Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow); FRCS(Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow)] is currently working as Professor of Surgery at Madina Teaching Hospital & The University Medical and Dental College, Faisalabad, Pakistan.  Her area of specialization is Oncoplastic Breast Surgery. 

Prof Saira Saleem has a number of research articles published in peer reviewed journals and has more than 50 citations.


Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 37, Issue 2, 2021

Prof. Shagufta Khaliq [M.Sc.(University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan); Ph.D.(Dr. A. Q. Khan Research Laboratories, Islamabad, Pakistan); Post Doc. (University College London, UK); Post Doc.(St. George’s Hospital Medical School, London, UK)] is currently working as Head of Human Genetics & Molecular Biology Department at University of Health Sciences Lahore, Pakistan. She was awarded Pakistan Academy of Medical Sciences Junior Scientist Award and Gold Medal (2001), President's Pride of Performance Civil Award (2002), and Pakistan Council for Science and Technology Research Productivity Award (2005 & 2014) for her exceptional contribution to the field of science in Pakistan. Her areas of specialization include Molecular Basis of Inherited Diseases, DNA Fingerprinting, Genome Analysis, Genetic Diversity, Population Genetics, and Epigenetics.

Prof. Khaliq has published >80 research publications in internationally peer reviewed indexed journals.  She has on her credit a cumulative Impact Factor of 272.338 and 2939 Citations.


Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 37, Issue 1, 2021

Dr. Muhammad Usman Shams [MBBS; M.Phil, FCPS (Histopathology)] is currently working as Director, Mughal Diagnostics & Research Labs (a project of Mughal Eye Hospital Trust). His areas of specialization include Immunohistochemistry, Lab QA and Cancer Pathology. He has published his research work on Breast Cancer, Cancer Biology and Molecular Pathology. 


Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 36, Issue 4, 2020

Prof. Abdul Nasir Shah [MCPS, FCPS, MRCGP (INT), FRCGP (INT)] is working as Head of Family Medicine Department at University of Health Sciences Lahore, Pakistan. His area of specialization and research interests include Learning Needs and Blended Training Programmes for Family Physicians practising in Pakistan and other areas of the world.

He has, to-date, trained 1000s of family physicians from primary and secondary health care settings in all provinces of Pakistan through training workshops, short courses and degree programmes. 


Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 36, Issue 3, 2020

Dr. Saba Khaliq [MSc. (GCU, Pk), Ph.D (CEMB, PU, Pk), Post-doc (Gottingen, Germany)] is working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology at University of Health Sciences Lahore, Pakistan. Her area of specialization and research interests include Molecular Biology, Cellular Physiology and Virology.

She has published >100 research publications in internationally peer reviewed indexed journals. She has on her credit a cumulative Impact Factor of 150 and 1150 Citations.


Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 36, Issue 2, 2020

Prof. Rakhshindah Bajwa is Head of Pathology Department at Continental Medical College, Lahore and has 37 years vast experience in different faculty positions at various Medical Colleges and Post Graduate Medical Institutes of Punjab. Her research interests include Surgical and Anatomic Pathology, Oncologic Pathology, Immunohistochemistry and Diagnostic Cytopathology. 

She has published >50 publications in national and international peer reviewed journals.


Outstanding Peer Reviewer for Vol. 36, Issue 1, 2020

Prof. Muhammad Shahzad [Ph.D, Post Doc. (Chinese Academy of Science, China), Post Doc (University of Queensland, Australia)] is currently working as Head of Pharmacology Department at University of Health Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan. He has specialized in in-vivo and in-vitro drug screening.  His research interests include Complimentary and Alternative Medicine, Pharmacogenetics, Medicinal Compounds (Natural/Synthetic), Studies on Mechanism of action of novel drugs, Animal disease models and Ethnopharmacology.

He has published >70 publications in international peer reviewed indexed journals. Prof. Shahzad has on his credit an impact factor of >100 and 884 citations.