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Mr. Asif Safdar (MPhil RIU, Islamabad)

Lecturer
PROFILE SUMMARY

Mr. Safdar has completed his M.Phil. Pharmaceutics from Riphah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan, in 2021. He worked in different positions as an Associated Lecturer, intern Jr. Lecturer and Intern Hospital Pharmacist. Currently working as Lecturer at Capital University of Science and Technology, Islamabad. Mr. Safdar has broad research interests in the areas of Pharmaceutics, Drug Delivery Science, Pharmacology, and Clinical Pharmacy. During his undergraduate studies, he remained President of the Riphah Social and Cultural Society, which shows his dedication to work and leadership qualities. He has shown a good academic record and availed Dean’s merit scholarship during his studies. He has participated in various research and extra-curricular activities. He is interested in pursuing a career in academics, seeking a challenging position to utilize his skills and abilities in the field of Education that offers professional growth while being resourceful and innovative.

QUALIFICATION
MPhil Pharmaceutics Riphah International University, Islamabad 2021
Pharm.D Pharmaceutical Science Riphah International University, Islamabad 2018
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Lecturer Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad Since – January 2022
Junior Lecturer Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad October 2018 – December 2021
Intern Junior Lecturer Riphah International University, Islamabad August 2018 – November 2018
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Member Punjab Pharmacy Council, Lahore, Pakistan
HONORS & AWARDS
1. Availed Dean’s List scholarship in 4 out of 10 semesters.
2. Certified acknowledgment for participating in FIRST Pharmaceutical Marketing Expo on April 17, 2018, At Riphah Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
3. Shield Awarded for recognition of services as Student President of RIPS Social and Cultural Society.
RESEARCH AREAS / INTERESTS
  1. Drug delivery
  2. Nanoparticles
  3. Dosage form designing
  4. Clinical research
  5. Drug prescribing and regimen designing.
BOOK CHAPTERS AUTHORED
  1. S. Bashir, A. Safdar. Coriander Seeds: Ethno-medicinal, Phytochemical and Pharmacological Profile. In Science of Spices and Culinary Herbs – Latest Laboratory, Preclinical and Clinical Studies, Atta-ur-Rahman, M. I. Chaudhary and S. Yousuf (eds), Bentham-Science Publishers, Pte. Ltd. Singapore, 2020. pp. 39-64.
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
1. M. Abbas, S. Jabeen, A. Idrees, M.S. Safdar, A. Safdar, M. Siddiqui, I. Hamid, R. Hassan, “Health-related quality of life among senior citizens in territory of Islamabad Pakistan. A community based cross-sectional study”, Ageing International, 2021.

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