Visit of CAST Delegation of PCST

A six member delegation from China Assoication of Science and Technology (CAST) headed by Mr. MENG Qinghai, Vice President CAST visisted PCST and had a meeting with team of Officers of PCST headed by Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Chairman, PCST.

Visit of CAST Delegation of PCST

A six member delegation from China Assoication of Science and Technology (CAST) headed by Mr. MENG Qinghai, Vice President CAST visisted PCST and had a meeting with team of Officers of PCST headed by Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Chairman, PCST.

Visit of CAST Delegation of PCST

A six member delegation from China Assoication of Science and Technology (CAST) headed by Mr. MENG Qinghai, Vice President CAST visisted PCST and had a meeting with team of Officers of PCST headed by Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Chairman, PCST.

Visit of CAST Delegation of PCST

A six member delegation from China Assoication of Science and Technology (CAST) headed by Mr. MENG Qinghai, Vice President CAST visisted PCST and had a meeting with team of Officers of PCST headed by Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Chairman, PCST.

Visit of CAST Delegation of PCST

A six member delegation from China Assoication of Science and Technology (CAST) headed by Mr. MENG Qinghai, Vice President CAST visisted PCST and had a meeting with team of Officers of PCST headed by Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Chairman, PCST.

Visit of CAST Delegation of PCST

A six member delegation from China Assoication of Science and Technology (CAST) headed by Mr. MENG Qinghai, Vice President CAST visisted PCST and had a meeting with team of Officers of PCST headed by Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Chairman, PCST.

Tree Plantation for 10 Billion Tree Tsunami and Plant-4 Pakistan Plantation Campaigns

Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Senior Joint Secretary (Admin), MoST/Chairman, PCST planting tree in the Council in connection with Govt.s directives for tree plantation in the country in the light of 10 Billion Tree Tsunami and Plant-4 Pakistan Plantation Campaigns

Tree Plantation for 10 Billion Tree Tsunami and Plant-4 Pakistan Plantation Campaigns

Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Senior Joint Secretary (Admin), MoST/Chairman, PCST planting tree in the Council in connection with Govt.s directives for tree plantation in the country in the light of 10 Billion Tree Tsunami and Plant-4 Pakistan Plantation Campaigns

Tree Plantation for 10 Billion Tree Tsunami and Plant-4 Pakistan Plantation Campaigns

Mr. Habib Ullah Khan, Senior Joint Secretary (Admin), MoST/Chairman, PCST planting tree in the Council in connection with Govt.s directives for tree plantation in the country in the light of 10 Billion Tree Tsunami and Plant-4 Pakistan Plantation Campaigns

Prime Miniser and Chief Justice of Pakistan (PM-CJ) Fund for Daimer Basha and Mohmand DAM

Please click to move to the online donation link of State Bank of Pakistan.

Technology Foresight Expert Panel Meeting on Robotics

The 2nd Meeting of Expert Panel on Robotics was held on 11th April 2018 at Pakistan Council for Science and Technology. The meeting was chaired by Dr. Shahzad Alam, Chairman, PCST.

National Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy and Action Plan 2018

National Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy and Action Plan was prepared by PCST. The main features of the STI Strategy and Action Plan include clearly defined timelines, estimation of costs, identification of implementing agencies, major stakeholders, milestones, deliverables and key outcomes for each proposed Action.

Directory of Productive Scientists of Pakistan (PSP) - 2017

PCST is pleased to announce the publication of Directory of Productive Scientists of Pakistan (PSP) - 2017 which can be accessible & downloadable through this link. Printed copy of the same can be obtained from the Officer-Incharge, Research Evaluation Section, Pakistan Council for Science and Technology, Sector G-5/2, Islamabad on payment of Rs. 1200/- by hand and Rs. 1350/- through the postal service.

3rd Invention to Innovation Summit-KP 2017

Chairman, PCST alongwith Syed Zafar Ali Shah, Secretary Higher Education Department KP and Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Hussain, Vice Chancellor, UET, Peshawar inaugurating 3rd Invention to Innovation Summit-KP 2017 at University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar on November 29, 2017.

Delegation of China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017

A four member delegation of senior scientists from China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017.

Delegation of China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017

A four member delegation of senior scientists from China Association of Science and Technology (CAST) visiting PCST on May 19, 2017.

Pakistan Council for Science and Technology Act passed by Houses of Parliament

The Act of PCST, for its establishment as an autonomous body, was passed by both the houses of the Parliament in 2017 giving Council the required legal framework.

Delegation from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China visited PCST, Islamabad

A three member delegation of senior scientists comprising of Dr. Tan Xiangyong , Dr. Zhang Xiaotang, and Mr. Luo Chaoneng from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China, visited PCST on 4th May, 2017. Please click for further details.

Delegation from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China visited PCST, Islamabad

A three member delegation of senior scientists comprising of Dr. Tan Xiangyong , Dr. Zhang Xiaotang, and Mr. Luo Chaoneng from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China, visited PCST on 4th May, 2017. Please click for further details.

Delegation from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China visited PCST, Islamabad

A three member delegation of senior scientists comprising of Dr. Tan Xiangyong , Dr. Zhang Xiaotang, and Mr. Luo Chaoneng from Beijing Technology & Business University (BTBU), China, visited PCST on 4th May, 2017. Please click for further details.


List of Scientists

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List of experts in selected field for diagnostics and treatment of Coronavirus

Microbiology

Prof Aamer Ikram, SI(M) Major General

  • MBBS, MCPS, FCPS (Clin Microbiology), PhD FFPH, FRTMSH, FCPP, FRCP(Edin), FRCPath(UK) Dip OSHE, Dip Path, Dip Disaster Management Cert HIC (UK), IFBA CP, DUB (Brad), BSP (UK) RBP (US), BioEMS (USF), CertEID (UIOWA) Executive Director National Institute of Health Islamabad, Pakistan


Dr Afreenish Amir Medical Microbiologist PhD Microbiology

  • Clinical Microbiology, Labs System Strengthening, AMR Surveillance System, Bacterial Genetics and Genomics, Nanomedicine
  • +92 302 5435510
  • afreenish.hassan@yahoo.com

Prof. Dr. Shahida Hasnain, PhD (Microbial and Molecular genetics) Post Doc (Molecular microbiology)

  • Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • +92-42-35952822
  • genetic@brain.net.pk; shahida@mmg.pu.edu.pk

Proteomics

Prof. Dr. Syed Abid Ali PhD (Protein Chemistry) Post Doc's. Protein Science/Proteomics / Bioinformatics, DAAD & Alexander von Humboldt Fellow

  • H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry, ICCBS, University of Karachi, Karachi-75270, Pakistan
  • +92-333-3456872
  • abid.ali@iccs.edu; dr.syedabidali@gmail.com


Faisal Khan, Doctorate from University of Oxford (genomics and interdisciplinary biology, Proteomics)

  • Chief Executive Officer of Averos, a synthetic biology company 52-C Police Housing Colony, Nasir Bagh Road, Peshawar
  • +923339795710
  • faisal@averos.bio

Dr. Samina Bano

  • Professor ,Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi Pakistan Ph.D (proteomics and clinical Biochemistry) Post- Doctorate in Psychological Medicine
  • samina_ku@hotmail.com

Molecular Biology


Prof. Dr. Zabta Khan Shinwari T.I., S.I. UNESCO Laureate) FPAS; FIAS

  • President- National Council for Tibb
  • Vice Chairman, World Commission on the Ethics of Scientific Knowledge and Technology (COMEST); Treasurer The Association of Academies and Societies of Sciences in Asia (AASSA) Fellow, Pakistan & Islamic World Academy of Sciences
  • (+9251)2612970
  • shinwari2008@gmail.com



Dr. Sajid Rashid

  • Associate Professor, Ph.D: Biotechnology and Postdoc in Molecular and Cell Biology National Centre for Bioinformatics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
  • +92-051 9064-4113
  • sajid@qau.edu.pk

Enzymology

Prof. Dr. Iqbal Munir

  • Director IBGE / Professor PhD (Biotechnology Post Doc (Enzymology Post Doc (Biofuel/Lipid Metabolism Institute of Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering, The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, 25130, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
  • +92 345 9721966
  • iqmunir@hotmail.com


Prof. Dr. Raheel Qamar

  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Enzymology, Molecular Genetics, Molecular Pathology Rector, COMSATS University, Islamabad Pakistan
  • +92 321-5119494
  • drraheel@gmail.com

Prof. Dr. Abid Azhar

  • Human biotechnology Director, Institute of Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering (KIBGE), University of Karachi, Karachi

Immunology

Dr. Zawar Ali

  • Specialization in Immunologist, Infectious Disease Specialist, Preventive Medicine Doctor 0518151800 Consultant Place (Blue Area) Main Excell Lab, 110 Fazle Haq Road, Blue Area, Islamabad

Dr. Shahid Abbas

  • MBBS, DCP, MSc Medical Immunology London FAAAAI (Fellow American Of Academy Allergy Asthma And Immunology) Block G Al-Rahman chambers first floor, G 7/3 Blue Area, Islamabad
  • +92 51 2344218
  • allergycenter@hotmail.com

Dr. Sobia Manzoo

  • Specialization: Molecular Virology /Viral Hepatitis/Viral Immunology/ Liver Cancer Associate Professor Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) NUST Campus H-12, Islamabad
  • +92321-4760331
  • lcianunique@yahoo.com

Bioinformatics

Dr. Sobia Ahsan Halim

  • Computational Drug Design, Department of Biochemistry Kinnaird College for Women 93-Jail Road, Lahore
  • +92 429203781
  • sobiahal@gmail.com

Dr. Amir Ali Abbasi PhD BioInformatics

  • Associate Professor (Chairperson) National Centre for BioInformatics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
  • +92-051 9064-4109
  • abbasiam@qau.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Ramzan Khan

  • PhD Bioinformatics, Post Doc Computational Biochemistry Associate Professor National Centre for Bioinformatics, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islama
  • +92-051 9064-4190
  • mrkhan@qau.edu.pk

Veterinary sciences

Prof. Dr. Tahir Yaqub

  • Specialization (Veterinary Sciences) D.V.M (UAF), M.Sc. Hons. (UAF), Ph.D (UAF), Post Doc(UK) Professor / Chairman (UVAS)
  • +92-42-99210256
  • tahiryaqub@uvas.edu.pk

Prof. Dr. Kamran Ashraf

  • Specialization (Veterinary Sciences) Professor / Chairman Dept. of Parasitology, UVAS, Lahore – Pakistan D.V.M. (UAF) M.Sc. (Hons) (UAF), Ph.D
  • +92 42 99211449
  • tahiryaqub@uvas.edu.pk

Virology

Dr. Muhammad Idrees Vice Chancellor

  • Ph. D. in Molecular Biology/Molecular Virology Post Doc in Viral Hepatitis Hazara University Mansehra, Pakistan
  • 042-35293141-45
  • idreeskhan@cemb.edu.pk

Dr. Sobia Manzoor Associate Professor

  • Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) NUST Campus H-12, Islamabad
  • +92-051-9085-6147
  • lcianunique@yahoo.com

Dr. Aneela Javed

  • Molecular Medicine (Virology and Immunology) Assistant Professor Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Sector H-12, Islamabad
  • +92 9085 6129
  • javedaneela@gmail.com

Pharmacology

Dr. Touqeer Ahmed PhD

  • Pharmacology and Neuroscience Associate Professor Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) H-12 Sector Islamabad, Pakistan
  • +92 51 9085 6141
  • touqeer.ahmed@asab.nust.edu.pk

Dr. Gul Shahnaz

  • PhD (Pharmaceutical Technology) Austria, Post Doc (USA) Associate Professor and Chairperson Pharmacy Department Quaid-e-Azam University
  • +92-51 9064-4137
  • gshahnaz@qau.edu.pk

Prof. Dr. Gul Majid Khan

  • PhD and Post Doc (Pharmaceutics) Pharmacy Department Quaid-e-Azam University
  • +92-51 9064-4144
  • gmkhan@qau.edu.pk

Biotechnology

Dr. Peter John

  • Associate Professor Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB Specialization (Molecular Biology and Biochemistry) National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) NUST Campus H-12, Islamabad
  • +92-51-90856151
  • pjohn@asab.nust.edu.pk

Dr. Rumeza Hanif

  • Specialization: Cancer Theranostics and Biometal Tranpsort Assistant Professor Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Atta-ur-Rahman School of Applied Biosciences
  • +92 51 9085 6155
  • rumeza.hanif@asab.nust.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Zohaib

  • Skilled and Trained in Proteomics by Education & Expert and Specialist in Molecular Biology by Experience
  • +92333-2859230
  • zohaib.yaseen@gmail.com

Genetics

Dr. Attya Bhatti

  • Specialization Molecular Genetics and Functional Genomics Associate Professor Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
  • +92-51-9085-6128
  • attyabhatti@gmail.com

Prof. Dr. Habib Ahmad

  • PhD Cytogenetics (Genetics) Tamgha-e- Imtiaz Vice Chancellor Islamia College Peshawar, Pakistan
  • +92 333 999 1959
  • drhahmad@gmail.com

Genetic engineering

Dr. Salik Javed Kakar

  • Gene therapy and molecular genetics. Assistant Professor Healthcare Biotechnology ASAB National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) NUST Campus H-12, Islamabad
  • +92-051-9085-6143
  • salik.kakar@asab.nust.edu.pk

Prof. Dr. Amer Jamil

  • PhD Molecular Biochemistry Department of Biochemistry, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
  • +92-333-6520634
  • amerjamil@uaf.edu.pk

Cell Biology / Cell Biochemistry

Dr. Kashif Jilani

  • Ph.D. Cellular Biochemistry Department of Biochemistry, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.
  • +92-300-9498782
  • Kashif.jillani@uaf.edu.pk

Dr. Zahid khan

  • Expertise in Biochemical diagnostics and therapeutic interventions Institute of biochemistry, University of Peshawar
  • +923329181715
  • zahidchem2002@yahoo.com

Prof. Dr. Wasim Ahmad

  • PhD Biochemistry Professor (Emeritus) Department of Biochemistry Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Ahmad115@hotmail.com
  • +92300-5357427

 

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