Dr. Muhammad Tariq Khan (PhD RIU, Islamabad)

Assistant Professor



Dr. Tariq Khan has completed the PhD Degree from Riphah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan, in 2021. He worked at different positions in Pharmaceutical marketing and teaching institutions. Mr. Tariq Khan has broad research interests in the areas of Medicinal Chemistry. During his studies, he remained President of Blood Donor Society, which shows his dedication to humanity and leadership qualities. He has showed a good academic record. He has vast experience in different research areas 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 a professional growth while being resourceful and innovative.

PhD Pharmaceutical Chemistry Riphah International University, Islamabad 2021
MPhil Pharmaceutical Chemistry Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan 2014
Pharm.D Pharmaceutical Sciences University of Sargodha, Sargodha 2011
Assistant Professor Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad Since – July 2021
Lecturer Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad October 2018 – June 2021
Assistant Professor Pakistan Margalla College of Pharmacy, Rawalpindi January 2018 – October 2018
Lecturer Mohi-ud-Din Islamic University, Mirpur September 2014 – January 2018
Product Manager UniMark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. February 2013 – September 2014
Product Specialist 3A Pharmaceuticals Ltd. February 2012 – July 2012
Medical Sales Executive GlaxoSmithKline Pvt. Ltd. 2011 – 2012
Member Punjab Pharmacy Council, Lahore, Pakistan
  1. Medicinal Chemistry;
  2. Pharmaceutical Chemistry;
  3. Drug Designing and Virtual Screening.
1. N.S. Malik, M. Ahmad, M.S. Alqahtani, A. Mahmood, K. Barkat, M.T. Khan, U.R. Tulain, and A. Rashid, “β-cyclodextrin chitosan-based hydrogels with tunable pH-responsive properties for controlled release of acyclovir: design, characterization, safety, and pharmacokinetic evaluation”, Drug Delivery, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 1093-1108, 2021
2. M. T. Khan, H. Nadeem, A. S. Sheikh, N. S. Malik, M. Rizwan, M. Imran, I. Javed. A. Khan, and M. Abbas, “Amino acid derivatives of 2-Mercaptobenzimidazoles suppress cytokines at the site of inflammation and block gastric H/K ATPase”, Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 1157-1163, 2021
3. H. R. Afzal., N. U. H. Khan., K. Sultana., A. Mubashir., A. Lareb., A. Khan., M. T. Khan., and M. Imran, “Schiff bases of pioglitazone provide better antidiabetic and potent antioxidant effect in a streptozotocin–nicotinamide-induced diabetic rodent model”, ACS Omega, vol. 06, no. 06, pp. 4470-4479, 2021
4. A. M. Alvi, L. T. A. Kury, M. U. Ijaz, F. A. Shah, M. T. Khan, A. S. Sheikh, H. Nadeem, A. Khan, A. Zeb, S. Li, “Post-treatment of synthetic polyphenolic 1,3,4 oxadiazole compound A3, attenuated ischemic stroke-induced neuroinflammation and neurodegeneration.” Biomolecules, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 816, 2020
5. S. Iqbal, F. A. Shah, K. Naeem, H. Nadeem, S. Sarwar, Z. Ashraf, M. Imran, T. Khan, T. Anwar, and S. Li, 2020. “Succinamide Derivatives Ameliorate Neuroinflammation and Oxidative Stress in Scopolamine-Induced Neurodegeneration.” Biomolecules, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 443, 2020.
6. M. T. Khan, M. T. Razi, S. U. Jan, M. Mukhtiar, R. Gul, I. Ullah, A. Hussain, A. M. Hashmi, M. T. Ahmad, N. A. Shahwani, and I. Rabbani, “Synthesis characterization and antihypertensive activity of 2-Phenyl substituted benzimidazoles.” Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 31, no.3, pp. 1067-1074, 2018.
7. M. Hanif, H. U. Khan, S. Afzal, M. T. Khan, K. Afzal, and N. Iqbal, “Sustained release ivabradine lipospheres from camauba wax/stearic acid blend: formulation, evaluation, and optimization by central composite design,” Latin American Journal of Pharmacy, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 25-36, 2017.
8. H. Khan, A. Mahmood, S. Maheen, R. M. Sarfaraz, A. Youchi, A. Shameem, M. Akhtar, H. Ahsen, M. T. Khan, M. Khalil, and T. M. Rana, “Formulation and in vitro evaluation of novel antidiabetic orodispersible tablets using kyron-t134 and crosscaramellose sodium as superdisintegrants.” Latin American Journal of Pharmacy, vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 631-639, 2014.
9. M. T. Razi, I. Javed, M. Z. Choudary, M. T. Khan, and N. Mukhtar, “Effect of ketoprofen on lactic dehydrogenase from human platelets,” Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 377-380, 2013.
10. M.T. Khan, H. Nadeem, A.U. Khan, M. Abbas, M. Arif, N.S. Malik, Z. Malik and I. Javed, “Amino acid conjugates of 2‐mercaptobenzimidazole provide better anti‐inflammatory pharmacology and improved toxicity profile”, Drug Development Research, pp.1-16, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/ ddr.21728

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