Lecturers

Permanent Faculty

ABDUL MOMIN RIZWAN AHMAD

B.Sc (Hons.) (AAUR), M.Phil (QAU), Ph.D Scholar (UVAS)
Senior Lecturer & MSPH Program Coordinator
coordinator@publichealth.edu.pk

Mr. Abdul Momin Rizwan Ahmad is senior lecturer and MSPH Program Coordinator at the Institute of Health and Management Sciences, Islamabad. He was one of the founding members of the Master of Science in Public Health program at IHMS. Mr. Abdul Momin is a public health nutritionist and registered dietitian (RD) by profession

Additionally, Abdul Momin is certified food safety manager (CFSM) and clinical research certified professional (CRCP). He has got 4 years of experience in teaching at post graduate level. He has also been actively involved in academic research and has supervised several postgraduate students in public health and nutrition. 

His primary expertise lies in public health nutrition whereby he focuses on devising nutrition based interventions which can be helpful in prolonging life and preventing disease among communities.

He is author of several national/international research papers, which have been published in reputed scientific journals. He has also presented his research findings at different conferences. He has delivered his talks as a public health nutritionist at various organizations. 

He has also conducted several workshops and seminars as resource/focal person and holds around 50 certifications in public health and nutrition from top universities of the world

Dr. Adeel Tahir

M.B.B.S MSPH (Aus.), FRSPH (UK)
Senior Lecturer
dradeel@publichealth.edu.pk

Dr. Adeel is a medical doctor and public health practitioner. He is a graduate of Rawalpindi Medical College and got his Master’s degree in Population Health from University of Wollongong, NSW, and Australia. Currently, he is working as Senior lecturer of Public Health at Institute of Health and Management Sciences, Islamabad and visiting lecturer with College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. He is also working as Technical Advisor in an International NGO. Dr. Adeel has vast experience of working in different health projects related to communicable and non-communicable diseases such as Tuberculosis, Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, Asthma and COPD. Besides these he also worked as project coordinator for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial on Maternal and Child Health and health systems. 

He has publications in national and international journals and presented his research findings in many international conferences. He has been engaged in different projects for qualitative as well as quantitative analysis and research work for international/ national public health and development organizations.

At IHMS, he teaches Foundations of Qualitative Research, Hospital Management, Population Dynamics, Applied Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Communicable and Non-communicable diseases. He is proficient in research proposal writing and budgeting, program evaluation, project management, qualitative & quantitative research and data analysis with software expertise including SPSS, JMP, Epidata and NVivo.

Dr Yaseen Abdullah

MPH, Pharm. D, RPh
Senior Lecturer
yaseen@publichealth.edu.pk

Dr. Yaseen Abdullah is one of the youngest members of the IHMS family. He works as a lecturer in the department of public health at the institute. He is doctor of pharmacy and master of public health. He is an omniscient public health professional, a public health activist and a public speaker. In the course of his professional career, he has been a proactive member of different national and international organizations; and he has received multifarious certificates of appreciation at different forums. He also operates an organization named as “Ethimed” for promotion of public health and healthcare ethics within the country.

Dr. Yaseen Abdullah, at the institute, proficiently teaches multiple courses of the public health programme, including foundations of public health, aspects of social and behavioral sciences in public health, population dynamics, health system analysis, health planning and healthcare financing.

Maimona Mumtaz

M.Sc Biology, M.Phil Biochemistry, MSPH
Senior Lecturer/Coordinator DPT
maimona@publichealth.edu.pk

Former Ultrasound Trainer at Ali Hospital, Administrator at St. Paul’s Cambridge School, Rawalpindi 2008 – 2013 Coordinator the Asia Model School Iqbal Road Rawalpindi, Attained best performance award in management by 2009, Outstanding performance award by 2011, Best Teacher’s Award by 2015.

She is a mature, positive and hardworking individual, who always strives to achieve the highest standard possible, at any given task. she possess excellent communication skills, and she has the ability and experience to relate to a wide range of people. She enjoys learning new things; She can work very well under pressure. She is a good communicator with proven inter personal skills and she used to working in a team whilst also being capable of using own initiative. She is skilled In dealing with problems in a resourceful manner and negotiating to achieve beneficial agreement. She is always enthusiastic to learn and undertake new challenges. Currently serving as senior lecturer of Biochemistry at IHMS.

Dr. Javeria Zahid

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Lecturer
drjaveria@publichealth.edu.pk

Dr Sana Anwar (PT)

B.Sc (Hons) Physiotherapy, PP. DPT.
Lecturer
drsana@publichealth.edu.pk

Anila Abbasi

MA English Literature & Linguistics, B.ED
Lecturer
anila@publichealth.edu.pk

Visiting Faculty

Professor Dr. Muhammad Irfan Khan

Ph.D (London), DIC, FPES, MIEEM (London)

Dr. Katrina Aminah Ronis

Bachelor of Science (Adelaide University, S.A.), Master's in Human Nutrition (Flinders University, S.A.), Master's in Primary Health Care: (Flinders University, S.A.), Doctor of Public Health: (Flinders University, South Australia (S.A))

Dr. Sumaira Abbasi

M.Phil in Anatomy, MBBS (Gold medalist),
drsumaira@publichealth.edu.pk

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS:

  • Animal Research was done in 2015 on Protective effect of Vitamin C on Monosodium Glutamate induced changes in ovary and oviducts.
  • Abbasi S, Rana R,Anjum K, et al.Protective effect of vitamin C on Monosodium glutamate induced changes in ovaries of rats.JIIMC.2016;11:2:66-70.

EXPERIENCE:

  • One and a half year of teaching experience of Anatomy in Shifa Medical College, Islamabad.
  • Two years of teaching experience of Anatomy in Islamic International Medical College, Rawalpindi.
  • Currently serving as a Lecturer in Federal Medical and Dental College, Islamabad for last three years.

Dr. Hafeezuddin

M.B.B.S. MCPS Family Medicine, MD Medicine
drhafeez@publichealth.edu.pk

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • 2007 Pakistan Medical & Dental Council – PMDC

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Basic Life Support Course
  • Advanced Life Support Course
  • Blood Borne Pathogens Course
  • First Aid Course

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INVOLVEMENT

  • Volunteer, Flood Camps and Earthquake
  • Volunteer, CARE, Patient Welfare Society, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Volunteer, Medical camps in low socioeconomic neighborhoods, Karachi, Pakistan (2004-2007)
  • Volunteer, S.O.S. Village, Karachi, Pakistan (2004-2007)
  • Volunteer, Dar-As-Sakun Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Children and Older Adults, Karachi – Pakistan (2004-2007)

Dr. Rizmi Naseer (PT)

MS NMPT, DPT