The 65th meeting of Advanced Studies and Research Board of the University of Health Sciences (UHS) was held here on Thursday with Vice Chancellor Prof IA Naveed in the chair.
According to a press release, the board considered the thesis reports of Dr. Salman Idrees for M.Phil (Biochemistry), Dr. Muhammad Jawad Anwar for M.Phil (Chemical Pathology), Dr. Malik Shahid Shoukat for M.Phil (Community Medicine), Dr. Muhammad Tahir Saeed for M.Phil (Haematology), Dr. Ehsan Ullah for M.Phil (Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology), Dr. Muhammad Usman Shams for M.Phil (Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology), Dr. Sana Mahmood Qureshi for M.Phil (Oral Pathology), Dr. Asad Mahmood Khan for M.Phil (Pharmacology), Dr. Rubina Iqbal for M.Phil (Pharmacology), Dr. Aamir Nazir for M.Phil (Physiology) and Dr. Shazia Naz for MDS (Operative Dentistry). The board approved the panels of examiners for the evaluation of theses submitted by Dr. Samina Khokhar Ph.D. Scholar, Dr. Nazish Mahmood Aisha M.Phil (Biochemistry), Mr. Muhammad Yasir M.Phil (Microbiology), Dr. Khalida Ahtesham M.Phil (Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology), Dr. Hassan Mujtaba M.Phil (Oral Pathology), Dr. Syeda Ijlal Zehra Zaidi M.Phil (Physiology), Dr. Uzair Mumtaz M.Phil (Physiology) and Dr. Ali Haider M.S. (General Surgery). The following synopses were also considered for registration of students in various postgraduate courses:
“Ficus caraca l. (Anjir) leaf extract reduces gentamicin induced nephrotoxicity in adult male albino mice” by Dr. Ammara Ghafoor for M.Phil (Anatomy), “Spectrum of von Willebrand disease in Lahore; Clinical features and types” by Dr. Muhammad Kaleem Khan for M.Phil (Haematology), “Prevalence of respiratory syncytial virus infection in children on assisted ventilation” by Dr. M. Tamour Ashiq for M.Phil (Microbiology), “Frequency of PVL and TSST1 genes in MRSA and MSSA isolates from nasal, anal and vaginal colonization in pregnant women” by Dr. Qurrat-ul-ain Elahi for M.Phil (Microbiology), “Diagnostic accuracy of Bethesda system of reporting thyroid cytology and its histological correlation” by Dr. Fakhar Abbas for M.Phil (Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology), “Clinicopathological and Immunohistochemical analysis of oropharyngeal lymphomas” by Dr. Waqar-un-Nisa for M.Phil (Oral Pathology).