Dr. Hafiz Ahmad

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Assistant Professor , RAK College of Medical Sciences



Dr. Hafiz Ahmad is an Assistant professor of Microbiology at RAK Medical and Health Sciences University, having a Ph.D in Medical Microbiology with over 10 years’ of teaching & research experience in Medical Molecular Microbiology particularly Infectious Diseases. Dr. Hafiz Ahmad is responsible for RAK Medical College’s undergraduate MBBS/BDS/Pharmacy/Nursing teaching and practical for around 500 students and spearhead the research lab. In my earlier capacity, he worked as a Doctoral Research Fellow at National Institute of Health, Bethesda, USA working with Dr. Leonid Margolis on Herpes infections and HIV transmission. He has contributed to 15 scientific international publications, 2 book chapters, 8 abstracts and 5 manuscripts in press review and have delivered several scientific presentations on Infectious diseases in particularly Opportunistic pathogenic interactions at various national & international conferences. He was awarded ICMR international travel grant for presenting my research work on HIV and parasitic infections of the gastrointestinal tract at Pathology 2013, USA. His recent work is on Evaluation of dried blood spot (DBS) as a method of sample collection for hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA quantification is selected to be presented at Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists, MICROCON 2016 to be held at Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh – India. He also has the honor of serving as an Editorial Board Member for HIV Advance Research and Development and Jacobs Journal of HIV/AIDS, Texas, USA as well as a reviewer for Journal of AIDS and HIV Research.




Related Journals & Conferences :

Journal of HIV and STD Research