Prof. Dr. Maryam Rashid
HOD & Professor
Prof. Dr. Maryam Rashid is working as Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at Akhtar Saeed Medical & Dental College, Lahore. She completed her MBBS from Rawalpindi Medical College (RMC) in the year 2002. Then she perused for her post-graduation in the subject of Pharmacology and Therapeutics & completed her M.Phil. in 2010 from University of Health Sciences (UHS), Lahore with the award of “Best student & High Academic achiever”. She joined this prestigious institute in the year 2011 as Assistant Professor, was promoted as Associate professor in 2016 and in the year 2019, she was promoted as Professor of Pharmacology and is serving Akhtar Saeed Medical & Dental College with full dedication for almost a decade.
She is a passionate researcher and has dedicated 10 years to innovative teaching and research. She is the first medical graduate to complete her PhD in Pharmacology from UHS. She is also an honorable member of Advanced Studies & Research Board (ASRB), UHS. She is very ambitious and has motivated her colleagues and juniors for research. The areas of research are “alternative drug treatment of typhoid fever” especially MDR strains, “diabetes mellitus”, “personalized medicine” and “Pharmacogenetics”.