Upcoming EVENTS



Hicking Competition


Training Courses for MSc. and M.Phil


Bonfire cum Annual Dinner


International Bioinformatics Workshop






Flood Donation Camp for recent Flood Affectees on 23 October 2014






National Conference on Trends in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 21st february 2012







Inauguration of Biochemists Association QAU, Islamabad (BAQI)


The inauguration of Biochemists Association QAU, Islamabad (BAQI) took place on Thursday, 2 June 2011 at Geo Auditorium Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad with mutual efforts of all members' especially executive body of BAQI

under the supervision of advisor Dr.Iram Murtaza. Inaugural guest of honour was Pro.Dr.Masoom Yasin Zai who is the vice chancellor of QAU; Patron in Chief BAQI and eminent Scientist in the field of Molecular biology and Biochemistry.

The chairman of Biochemistry department Pro.Dr. S.A Malik chaired the whole session as Patron of BAQI. Other guests were the Registrar of QAU, teachers of Biochemistry department along with dean of biological Sciences, student affair incharge, students and researchers of Biochemistry department. The inauguration started with the recitation of Quran and naat. Then formal inauguration was celebrated by cutting the ribbon and oath taking by Executive body as a symbol to step forward with dedication and to fulfill duties. Presentation about BAQI was prepared by mutual efforts of Bushra kausar and Farah Fatima under the supervision of Executive body and presented by Miss Kinza Makhdoom followed by the speech of Mr. Muhammad Nawaz President of BAQI who shared the vision of BAQI to general body.

Guest of honor Dr. Masoom Yasin Zai gave the memorable speech and appreciated the vision of BAQI and its objectives. He accepted the demand of Conference under the umbrella of BAQI and entitled it as "Quaid-i-Azam Gold Medal Award for Researchers" for which he announced the financial support of one lac (100,000) to be deposited in the account title "BAQI" HBL QAU, Islamabad.

Formal Inauguration: (from left to right) Dr. Khizar hayyat Ora (Assistant Professor), Dr. Muhammad Ansar (assistant prof.), Dr.Rashid Khan (Associate prof.), Amir Ali khan, Dr. Aneesa Sultan (Assistant professor), Prof. Dr. Salman Akbar Malik (Chairmain of Biochemistry and Patron of BAQI), Prof. Dr Masoom Yasin Zai (VC QAU and Patron in-Chief of BAQI), Dr. Bushra Mirza (Professor), Dr. Iram Murtaza (Asst. Professor and Advisor of BAQI), Bushra kausar (Msc Representator).

Executive Body of BAQI: (from left to right) Mr. Muhammad Nawaz (President), Farah Fatima (Vice President), Imran ullah Yousaf zai (Secretary General), Shiv Ram Ashraf (M.Phil Cordinator), Yunis khan (Finance Secretary) and Azfar Ali Bajwa (Joint Secretary).


3-Day Workshop on Frontiers in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology at COMSTECH Islamabad


Scholars of department of biochemistry QAU, Islamabad participated in 3-Day workshop held on March 28-30,2011, Comtech, Islamabad. Comstech is Scientific organization of muslim countries.  Remember that Dr. Wasim Ahmad khan professor of biochemistry department QAU has been awarded lifetime Comstech award. From all over the country two scintists were warded, out of which one is Dr wasim Ahmad khan. Comstech have started series of workshops and confeences and promoting yong researchers.







Biochemistry Students at Pakistan Congress of Zoology.


Title: 31st Pakistan Congress of Zoology held on 19-21 April 2011 Azad Jamu anf Kashmir (AJK), Pakistan.

Text: Students of biochemistry department, QAU, Islamabad attended the zoological congress. Zoological congress is held every year by well known society of zoology, Pakistan in different universities under the supervision of Dr. Shakoori a well known biologist school of biological scinces Punjab University Lahore.



Workshop in University of Arid, Rawal Pindi, Pakistan.

Title: SNP Genotyping: Applications in Human Genetics

 Text:  Mphil, PhD scholars of department of biochemistry QAU, Islamabad, participated in 3-Day workshop held on 20-22 April. Dr. Muhammad Ansar and Few Alumni members deliveres their speeches on different topics.

Dr Muhammad Ansar gave two lectures in two separate sessions. Title on which were i) “Whole Genome Genotyping”

ii) “Whole Genome Genotyping: Practical Considerations”

one of Alumni member Dr. Muhammad Jawad Hassan also delivered his lecture on “Assessing Significance in Genetic Association Studies”






Workshop in structural biology University of Karachi, Pakistan


Title: Comstech International Workshop on Modern Techniques in Structural Biology 1–4 October, 2011
Venue: Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences), University of Karachi.





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Phone: 05190643169
E-mail: baqi.qau@gmail.com

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