41st Annual Conference of Pakistan Association of Pathologists

and 6th Joint International Conference of Societies of Pathology

9 November - 10 November 2018, AFIP RAWALPINDI

6th November 2018 (Tuesday)

Time Workshop Title Facilitator Venue
0900 – 1600 Lab Quality Management System Dr. NadiraJadoon
MBBS
Senior Scientific Officer

Syeda Shazia Adeel
MPhil (Microbiology)
Senior Scientific Officer

Mussab Umair
MPhil (Microbiology)
Senior Scientific Officer

Nazish Badar
MPhil (Bio-Technology)
Molecular Biologist

Sana Tamim
Ph.D (Microbiology)
Senior Scientific Officer

Ayesha Zaman
MS (Environmental Sciences)
Assistant Scientific Officer

National Institute of Health
Islamabad
Conference Hall AFIP

7th November 2018 (Tuesday)

Time Workshop Title Facilitator Venue
0900 – 1230 Virtual Demonstration of NGS Dr. Pauline Ogrodzki
PhD (Microbial Genomic)
Application Scientist – Genomics, AGBL Dubai - UAE

Mr. Massod Ahmed
M.Sc (Molecular Genetics)
Area Sales Manager - Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka AGBL Pakistan
Conference Hall AFIP
0900 - 1500 Personalized Medicine Dr. Imran H. Khan
PhD, MBA
Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of California Davis Health System
3200A Research Building III
4645 2nd Ave., Sacramento, CA 95817
USA
Farooqi Auditorium AFIP
0900 – 1200 Basics in General Nuclear Medicine Brig Fida Hussain
MBBS, M.SC (Nuclear Medicine),
FCPS (Nuclear Medicine), PDDU, OJT (UK)
HoD, NMC, AFIP

Maj Saima Seher
MBBS, FCPS (Nuclear Medicine)
Classified Nuclear Medicine Specialist, NMC, AFIP

Maj Muhammad Inamullah
MBBS, FCPS (Nuclear Medicine)
Classified Nuclear Medicine Specialist, NMC, AFIP

Maj Ali Jamal
MBBS, FCPS (Nuclear Medicine)
Classified Nuclear Medicine Specialist¸ NMC, AFIP
Nuclear Medical Center AFIP
1100-1300 Advancements in Microbiology
(Apprisal on MALDI ToF and VITEK_2 systems)
Mr. Issa Saadeh
bioMérieux | Commercial Operations
Clinical Application Specialist – Middle East
Kingdom of Jordan
Conference room, Department of Microbiology,AFIP
1330 – 1630 Modern Trends in Nuclear Cardiology Brig Fida Hussain
MBBS, M.SC (Nuclear Medicine),
FCPS (Nuclear Medicine), PDDU, OJT (UK)
Head of Department

Col Mehdi Raza TBt(M)
MBBS, M.Sc., FCPS(Nuclear Medicine)
AFIC, Rawalpindi
Conference Hall AFIP

8th November 2018 (Tuesday)

Time Workshop Title Facilitator Venue
0800 – 1700 Histopathology & Cytopathology Dr. M Shafiq Gill
Clinical Chair, Consultant Histopathologist,
Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Trust,
Sutton in Ashfield, UK

Dr. Ibrahim Mansoor
Consultant Histopathologist
International Medical Center, Jeddah, KSA.

Dr. Marium Khan
Consultant Histopathologist
Queens Medical Center, Nottingham, UK

Dr. Sajid Mushtaq
MBBS, FCPS, MRC Path (UK)
Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre
Lahore

Prof Shahid Pervez
FRC Path (UK), FCPS, PhD (Histopathology), DCP, MBBS
Professor, Section of Histopathology
Agha Khan University Hospital, Karachi

Dr. Asif Loya
MBBS, Diplomate, American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology and Cytopathology, Consultant Pathologist
Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre
Lahore

Prof Muhammed Mubarak
MBBS, FCPS, DCP (UK), Professor and Head of Histopathology Department, SIUT Karachi

Dr. Humera Nasir
MBBS, FCPS, FRCPath, Consultant,Shifa International Hospital Islamabad

Dr. Samina Zaman
MBBS, FCPS, Associate Professor, Paediatric Histopathology
Children Hospital Lahore

Dr. Imran Ahmed
MD, FCAP, Chief Pathologist / Director Lab, Assistant Professor of Pathology, Diplomate Anatomic Pathology and Hematology (USA)
Fellow Hematopathology and Surgical Pathology (USA)
Shifa International Hospital Islamabad
Farukhi Auditorium AFIP
0830 - 1600 Case Based Workshop on Flowcytometry, Primary Immunodeficiency and Transplant Lt Col Dawood Ahmed
MBBS, FCPS
HoD Immunology Department
AFIP

Lt Col Hamid Nawaz Tipu
MBBS, FCPS
Classified Pathologist
AFIP

Dr. Khawar Abbas
MBBS, MCPS, FCPS
Consultant Immunologist
SIUT, Karachi

Mr Wahab Sidiqui
International specialist in cytometry,
American Society of Clinical Pathology.
Ex cytometry lab incharge, AKUH, Karachi
Immunology Dept AFIP
0900 – 1300 Clinical Informatics Dr. Michael Hogarth
Fellow Medical Informatics, Residency Internal Medicine
MD, BS Bioengineering
Chief Clinical Research Information Officer for UC San Diego Health.
USA

Dr. Imran H Khan
PhD, MBA
Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of California Davis Health System
USA

Lt Col Luqman Satti
MBBS, FCPS
AFIP Rawalpindi
Conference Hall AFIP
0900 – 1300 Interpretation of NGS reports in oncology Dr. Raphael Borok
MD, MEng, Chairman and Medical Director,Department of Pathology, and Laboratory Medicine, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
AFBMTC
0900 – 1300 Multiplex PCR in Viral Diagnosis Mr. Issa Saadeh
bioMérieux | Commercial Operations
Clinical Application Specialist – Middle East
Kingdom of Jordan
Virology Dept AFIP
0900 – 1600 Dynamic Function Tests for Endocrine Disorders Brig Muhammad Amir
MBBS, FCPS
AFIP

Brig Naveed Asif
MBBS, FCPS
AFIP

Col Zujaja Hina Haroon
MBBS, FCPS, OJT (UK)
AFIP
Chemical Path Dept AFIP
0900 - 1500 Diagnostic Parasitology Dr. Asim Beg
MBBS, PhD, FRCP (Edin)
HoD Parasitology Section,
AKU Karachi
Microbiology Dept. AFIP
0900 – 1600 Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing and Reporting Dr. Sana Anwar

Dr. Uzma Saad

Dr. Summia Nizamuddin
Dept of Microbiology
SKM&RC

Lt Col Wajid
MBBS, FCPS
AFIP
READ Training Lab AFIP
0900 – 1600 Lab to Clinical Applications of Concepts in Transfusion Medicine Brig NuzhatMushahid
MBBS, FCPS, CTM(UK)
AFIT

Lt Col Sajid Yazdani
MBBS, FCPS
AFIT
AFIT
0900 – 1300 Clinical Practices in PET/CT - Acquisition to Reporting. Dr. Humayun Bashir
MBBS, FCPS, CBNC (US) CCT (UK),
FEBNM (EU)
Consultant Nuclear Physician
Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre
Lahore

Dr Numair Younas
MBBS, MSc Nuclear Medicine
Nuclear Med Physician
INMOL Lahore
Nuclear Medical Center AFIP
1000 – 1300 Emerging Horizons of Molecular Hematology in Pakistan. Dr. Arshi Naz
PhD, ISTH Fellow (UK)
Assistant Professor
Head of Thrombosis Hemostasis Research/Genomics/Stem Cells

Dr. Saqib Ansari,
Dr. Munira Borhany,
Dr. Nida Irfan
(National Institute of Blood Disease and Bone Marrow Transplantation)
Conference
Room Haematology Dept
AFIP
1400 – 1700 Investigating Chromosomes: Conventional Cytogenetics, FISH & amp; Chromosomal Microarrays Dr Zahra Hassan
Ph.D. (UK), BSc (Hons) (UK)
Professor and Head, Section of Molecular Pathology,
The Aga Khan University, Karachi

Dr Asghar Nasir
Ph.D. (UK), M.Sc. (UK)
Assistant Professor
Section of Molecular Pathology
The Aga Khan University, Karachi

Lt Col Helen Mary Robert
MBBS, FCPS, Adv Dip HPE (AKU), OJT (UK)
AFIP

Maj Rafia
MBBS, FCPS
AFIP
Cytogenetics & FISH section
Molecular Pathology Lab
Class Room Toxicology Dept,
AFIP
1400-1700 An Introduction to HGVs Nomenclature & Individual Variant interpretation on Sanger DNA Sequencing Data Dr Muhammad Israr Nasir
M.Sc. (Genetics),Ph.D. (Genetics)
Assistant Prof, Consultant and HoD Molecular Pathology
Liaqat National Hospital - Karachi
DNA Sequencing Lab
Molecular Pathology Lab
Class Room Toxicology Dept
AFIP