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Dr. Asif Ahmed is a Professor and Head of Department of Pharmacology at the Baqai Medical University. He has over 20 years’ experience in clinical and educational fields.

Education

  • MBBS.
  • PhD – Pharmacology.

Experience

After completing his MBBS and Post Graduate training from Jinnah Post Medical University (JPMC), he worked at JPMC for 8 years. He later went on to join Sultan Qaboos University – Oman (SQUH) for 3 years where he worked as a Resident physician and taught Advance Cardic Life support course. On his return, he joined Baqai Medical University and has been working with them for the last 10 years.

He is actively involved in the various under graduate programs.

 

Researches

Dr Asif has done many researches and has a long list of publications.
•    Isolation of Human &Mice Peritoneal Neutrophils, Monocytes, Macrophages.
•    Induction of Phagocytosis & Performing Chemiluminesence’s Assay.
•    Chemo Taxis Assay.
•    Phagocytes Viability Method.
•    Intrinsic and Extrinsic Pathway of Blood Coagulation Assay.
•    Platelet Aggregation Assay.
•    Experience in Conducting Clinical Trails.

Publications

  • Incremental Response of Total Thrombocyte Count of Papaya Leaves.
    • 1583-1586, PJMHS Vol. 11, No. 4, OCT-DEC. 2017. Pakistan Journal of Medical & Health Sciences.
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  • Connotation of Oro-Dental Disorders with Food & Social Customs. 
  • Journal of Baharia University Medical Dental College; 2017, 7(3): (165-168).
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  • Identification of Relationship between Oral Disorders & Hemodynamic Parameters.
  • Pakistan Oral & Dental Journal Vol. 37, No.2. 2017
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  • Medicinal role of papaya seeds on thrombocyte count tested on healthy rabbits.
    • Journal of Pakistan Medical Association (center) Vol. 67, No. (785-87).
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  • Over Prescription of Antibiotics by Karachi Dentists Working in public & Private Sector
    • Pakistan Oral & Dental Journal Vol. 35, No. 1.
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  • Innovative Energy Standard of Curative Cupping / Hijama.
    • Journal of Basic & Applied Science. 11, 445-453.
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  • Evaluation of various concentrations of alkaline surface treatment of interfacial bond strength of amalgam bonded to amalgam.
    • Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 26, No.5. (1033-1036).n 2013
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  • Effect of Grewia Asiatica Fruit on Glycemic index and phagocytosis tested in healthy man subjects.
    • Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 26, No. 1. (85-89).
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  • A Dynamical Study of Risk Factors in Intracerebral Hemorrhage using Multivariate Approach.
    • International Journal of Statistics in Medical Research. Vol. 2, No. 1
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  • Effect of natural honey on human platelets and blood coagulation proteins.
    • Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 24. No. 3. (389-397). – 2011
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  • Effect of wet cupping therapy on virulent cellulites Secondary to honey bee sting – a case report.
    • Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences Vol. 7 No. 2. (123-125).
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  • Partial evaluation of technique used in cupping therapy
    • Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences Vol. 7, No. 1. (65-68). 2011
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  • Anti-inflammatory Effect of Natural Honey on Bovine Thrombine induced Oxidative Burst in Phagocytes.
    • Phytotherapy Research. 23:801-808. – 2009
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  • Natural Honey Modulates Physiological Glycemic Response Compared to Simulated Honey and D. Glucose.
    • Journal of Food Science. 73(7):165-167. 2008
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  • Schistosomiasis in patients in the Sultanate of Oman.
    • Annals of Suadi Medicine. 21(3-4) 170-173.
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  • A case report, Napthalene associated intravascular hemolysis in a G6PD deficient patient. Oman Medical Journal. 19(20) 33-35. 2000
  • 46XX Male: A case of Sex reversal Syndrome.
    • Pakistan Medical Association 48(1): 19-20.

Books

Dr Asif Ahmed has also authored two books.
•    GOD of All & GOD for All.
•    Assisted review of “Introduction of Pharmacology” 2nd Edition, 2011, Edited by Prof. SM Shamim, (Chairman & head Department of Pharmacology, Baqai Medical University.

Memberships

Dr Asif Ahmed holds memberships of the following organizations:
•    PMDC

Other Information

Dr. Asif is married, has 3 children and lives in Karachi. In his free time, he enjoys.

Specialist in Integrated Medicine