Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

Prof. Dr. Fatima Rasool

Prof. Dr. Fatima Rasool

Prof. Dr. Fatima Rasool did B. Pharmacy and M. Phil from the Islamia University of Bahawalpur (IUB), Bahawalpur. She worked as Hospital Pharmacist at Bahawal Victoria Hospital, Bahawalpur from 2004-2006. She taught and conducted research in IUB, Bahawalpur and Hamdard Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Islamabad. Later on, she was awarded Indigenous Ph.D. Fellowship from Higher Education Commission of Pakistan and completed her PhD. degree in Pharmaceutics from IUB. She was nominated by HEC for award of UNESCO- L'OREAL scholarship for young women in Life Sciences for the year 2009. In the same year, she joined University of the Punjab, Lahore, as Lecturer and promoted to Assistant Professor in 2012. She did Post Doctoral Research at Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK, in 2014-2015. She was also appointed as honorary/visiting faculty at Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK for this period. To her credit she holds more than 30 publications in international journals with impact factor. She has presented many of her research work in international conferences held in Pakistan, Brazil, America, England, Turkey, Argentina and United Arab Emirates. She earned several travel grants from University of the Punjab and HEC for oral and poster presentation of research papers in international meetings. She has been a member of American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) and International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR). Her research interests include Development and Characterization of Dosage Forms, Bioavailability and Pharmacokinetic Studies, Bioequivalence Studies and Development of in-vitro and in-vivo correlation focusing upon development of effective, safe and stable drugs with great emphasis upon the effects of absorption promoters and other formulation related factors. She is HEC approved PhD supervisor as well.

Designation:- Professor