Mr. Usman Waheed

Mr. Usman Waheed |Clyto Access

National Blood Transfusion Programme, Ministry of Health, Pakistan

Editorial Board Member

Expertise: Blood Transfusion, HIV, Immunohematology, Blood Grouping, Crossmatching, Transfusion Medicine, Hematology, Infectious Diseases, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry.

Bio:
Mr. Usman Waheed is working as a Technical Advisor in the National Blood Transfusion Programme, Ministry of Health, Pakistan. Mr. Waheed is a medical laboratory graduate with a Masters in Biochemistry, MPhil in Molecular Biology and a Fellowship in Transfusion Medicine. He has completed post graduate diplomas in Public Health and Epidemiology (London).He is pursuing his PhD (Molecular Biology) Department of Pathology, Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, Islamabad, Pakistan. Mr. Waheed has also acquired additional trainings in Transfusion Medicine and Quality Management from German Red Cross, Germany and Sanquin Blood Foundation, Netherlands. He supervised the team formulating the National HIV testing strategy for Pakistan and currently investigating the molecular and genetic features of HIV in disease pathogenesis for his PhD dissertation. He has an immense experience in teaching and training of medical laboratory students. He has a number of publications to his credit published in national and international Journals besides authoring four handbooks related to Laboratory Sciences. He is also the Editor of two peer-reviewed journals. A member of many professional bodies and international expert working groups, Mr. Waheed has represented Pakistan in many scientific conferences abroad and is serving on Advisory Board of American Society for Clinical Pathology, South Asian Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists and Asian Association of Transfusion Medicine.

Related Journals & Conferences :

Journal of HIV and STD Research