Lahore—The 115th meeting of Advanced Studies and Research Board of the University of Health Sciences (UHS) was held with Vice Chancellor Maj Gen (R) Prof. Muhammad Aslam in the chair.
The board considered the thesis reports of Dr. Shahzad Bhatti Ph.D. (Human Genetics), Dr. Lubna Malik M.Phil (Anatomy), Dr. Yasmeen Niaz M.Phil (Anatomy), Dr. Muhammad Tariq M.Phil (Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology), Dr. Javeria Gul M.Phil (Microbiology), Dr. Sarah Qadeer M.Phil (Microbiology), Naveed Sulemanf M.Phil (Pharmacology), Dr. Aliya Shabbir M.Phil (Pharmacology), Dr. Zafar Iqbal Ghafoor M.Phil (Pharmacology), Maryam Zafar M.Phil (Medical Laboratory Sciences), Dr. Ashba Nasir Cheema M.D. (Dermatology), Dr. Ahsan Ashraf M.S. (General Surgery), Dr. Anwar ul Haq M.S. (General Surgery), Dr. Rafique Ahmed M.S. (General Surgery), Dr. Izhar Hussain M.S. (Orthopaedic), Dr. Babra Marium Anwari M.D.S. (Operative Dentistry), Dr. Muhammad Adnan Akram M.D.S. (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery), Dr. Farida Munawar MHPE and Dr. Aliya Muzafar M.Phil (Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology).
The following synopses were also considered for registration of students in various postgraduate courses: “Haematological changes, lactate dehydrogenase and red blood cells antioxidant enzyme activity during storage of blood” by Tahir Shah M.Phil (Medical Laboratory Sciences-Haematotechnology), “Determination of anti cmDNA and anti dsDNA antibodies in patients of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus” by Dr. Saima Pervaiz M.Phil (Immunology), “Determination of IL-6 gene polymorphism (-174), gene expression and serum level of IL-6 in the patients of hepatocellular carcinoma” by Asim Tahir M.Phil (Medical Laboratory Sciences-Immunology), “The role of rdar biofilm of Salmonella typhimurium in interactions with Acanthamoeba castellani (T4 genotype) ” submitted by Muhammad Arslan Gill M.Phil (Medical Laboratory Sciences-Molecular Pathology & Cytogenetics), “The role of fimbriae of Salmonella typhimurium in interactions with Acanthamoeba castellani (T4 genotype)” by Muhammad Wasim M.Phil (Medical Laboratory Sciences-Molecular Pathology & Cytogenetics) and “Comparison of 70% glycolic acid peels with 30% salicylic acid peels in epidermal melasma” by Dr. Allauddin Mian M.D.(Dermatology).