Mr. Irfan Bashir

Mr. Irfan Bashir

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Pharmacy

Pharmaceutics and Pharmacy Practice

Toggle Key Competencies

  • Have excellent communication skill to deliver and present learning effectively.
  • Can create an enthusiastic environment and make learning a happy journey among students.
  • Have creative and imaginative blend which helps in delivering lessons in a practical and interesting manner among students.

Education

PhD Pharmaceutics (Scholar)

THE ISLAMIA UNIVERSITY OF BAHAWALPUR ( 2014-2016)

Clinical Research Certified Professional (CRCP)

DOW UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES, KARACHI (2014)

Total Quality Management (Certificate Course)

VIRTUAL UNIVERSITY OF PAKISTAN (2014)

M.Phil Pharmaceutics, (CGPA 3.30)

G.C. UNIVERSITY FAISALABAD (2010-2012)

Research Topic:

Formulation & Invitro Characterization of Matrix Tablets of Verapamil Hydrochloride Using Natural Polymers.

Doctor of Pharmacy, (PHARM-D)

PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, LAHORE (2010)

  • B.Sc. English, August 2010

GOVT. ISLAMIA COLLEGE CIVIL LINES, LAHORE
F.Sc, (Pre Medical) 1st Division, 2003
Additional Mathematics1st Division, 2004
GOVT.PILOT SECONDARY HIGH SCHOOL, LAHORE
Matriculations, (Science)1st Division, 2000

Work Experience

Assistant Professor

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL PUNJAB, LAHORE (July 2014-Date)

Job Description:
  • Teaching Community Pharmacy & Biopharmaceutics to Pharm. D classes.
  • Patron, UCP Health Club: Organizing capacity building training programs, workshops, seminars and symposiums for pharmacy students & professionals.

LECTURER

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL PUNJAB, LAHORE (October 2011-June 2014)

Job Description:
  • Teaching Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Mathematics & Bio-statistics to Pharm. D classes.
  • Patron, UCP Health Club: Organizing capacity building training programs, workshops, seminars and symposiums for pharmacy students & professionals

LECTURER

HAJVERY UNIVERSITY LAHORE ((October 2010-October 2011)

Job Description:
  • Taught Pharm-D classes in Pharmaceutics (Industrial Pharmacy, Hospital Pharmacy, Forensic Pharmacy, Bio-Pharmaceutics Dispensing and Clinical Pharmacy, Quality Control, Physical Pharmacy and General Pharmaceutics).
  • Besides teaching theory also designed & demonstrated the practical of Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pathology, Medicinal chemistry and Microbiology

INTERNSHIP AS HOSPITAL PHARMACIST

CHILDREN HOSPITAL LAHORE. (JULY 2008)

Job Description:
  • Developed poisoning treatment protocol.
  • Presented on the topic of “POISONING TREATMENT”.
  • Worked in various departments of hospital TPN, EMERGENCY, GENERAL WARDS….etc.
  • Located various medication dose errors and incompatibilities in prescription and prepared reports accordingly

OFFICER PRODUCTION

SIZA INTERNATIONAL LAHORE (May 2010 to July 2010 )

Job Description:
  • Developed SOP, s for SIZA INTERNATIONAL.
  • Monitored quality assurance department of LAHORE MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS.
  • Supervised thoroughly the injection molding section of LMI.
  • Monitored the microbiology laboratory of LMI ( the sister organization of SIZA INTERNATIONAL)

Scholarly Activities

 Published Manuscripts
  1. Bashir, I., Sethi, A., Zaman, M., Qureshi, J., Sarfraz, R. M., Mahmood, A., Sajid, M.I., Jamshaid, T., Akram, M. A. (2014). Formulation and in-vitro bioequivalence evaluation of verapamil hydrochloride matrix tablets with Calan SR. International Current Pharmaceutical Journal, 3(6): 286-290.
  2. Nawaz, R., Hayat, S., Khursheed, A., Yusuf, R., & Bashir, I. (2014). Gastroretentive Drug Delivery System: A Review. Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 4(9), 37853795.
  3. Majrooh, M.A., Hasnain, Seema., kanwal, R., Bashir, I., Jamshaid, U.(2014). Alarming quality gaps regarding laboratory diagnostics for Antenatal Care at Primary Health Care health facilities in Punjab, Pakistan. Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 4(8): 1702-1708.
  4. Iqbal, A., Sarfraz, R. M., Mahmood, A., Ahsan, H., Zaman, M., Bashir, I., & Akram, M. A. (2014). Fabrication and Optimization of Novel Lornoxicam Matrix Tablets Using 3-Factor 3Level Box-Behnken Statistical Design: Invitro and Invivo Evaluation. Indian J. Pharm, 2(2): 8798.
  5. Khan, G. J., Naeem, H. S., Khan, S., Jamshaid, T., Sajid, M. I., Bashir, I., & Jamshaid, M. (2014). Understanding and responsiveness level about Cervical Cancer and its Avoidance among Young Women of Pakistan. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention: APJCP, 15(12): 4877-4883.
  6. Majrooh, A., Kanwal, R., & Bashir, I. (2014). Hook worm infestations in peri urban slums of Pakistan. Pharmacy Review & Research. 4(2):104-107.
  7. Sarfraz, RM, M. Ahmad, A. Mahmood, HU Khan, M. Sher, S. Maheen, Bashir, I., A. Iqbal, and H. Ahsan. (2014). Formulation and In-Vitro evaluation of novel atorvastatin-amlodipine orodispersible tablets. IJBPAS: 3(6): 941-951.
  8. Mehmood, Y., Bashir, I., Majeed, I., Siddiqui, F.A., Jamshaid, Usama., Ali, A., Khan, S., Aslam, Rabia. (2014). Swelling system of GRDDs: A novel move towards gastroretentive drug delivery system. International Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 5(2): 42-46.
  9. Mehmood, Y., Yousaf, H., Khursheed, A., Bashir, I., Majeed, I. (2014). Preparation and characterization of solid dispersion tablet of simvastatin employing starch phosphate as carrier. International Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 5(2): 79-84.
  10. Javaid, T., Shireen, M., Jamshaid, M., Bashir, I., Khalid, A., Zaman, M., & Majeed, I. (2013). Efficacy and specificity of anti-tissue Transglutaminase Immunoglobulin A in comparison with small Bowel Biopsy in Celiac Disease. Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 3(12): 1702-1708.
  11. Sajid, M. I., R.Mehboob., S.Ahmad., M.Jamshaid., I. Majeed., Siddiqui, F.A., Khan, G. J., Alvi, M.N., Bashir, I., Raza, A. (2013). Association of Serum Thyroid Hormones and Serum Leptin with Body Mass Index, International Journal of Current Biotechnology, 1(8):4-8.
  12. Sajid, M. I., Aziz, K., Ahmad S., Alvi, M. N., Bashir, I., Riaz, M.N. (2013). BMI is Associated with Serum Leptin and Lipid Profile. Pakistan Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 3(7):8793.
  13. Riaz, M.N., Sajid, M.I., Jamshaid, M., Khan, G.J., Shahzad, M., Majeed, I., Siddique, F.A., Alvi, N., Bashir, I. (2013). An in-vitro study on Eugenia Jambolana plant extract in isolated rabbit ilium showing spasmolytic effects. Canadian Journal of Applied Sciences. 4(3):01-16.
  14. Zaman, M., Rasool, S., Ali, M.Y., Qureshi, J., Bashir, I., Rehman, M.S., Ahmad, M. (2013).Investigation of effects of HPMC on Pre and Post compressional properties of Matrix System containing Loxoprofen Sodium. International Journal of Pharmacy and Integrated Life Sciences. 6(112): 39-53.

Published Books

  •  April 2013

Concise and Conceptual Clinical Pharmacy (3rd Edition)
For Pharm D. 4th & 5th Professional Students

  •  January 2013

Concise and Conceptual Medicinal Pharmacy (2nd Edition)
For Pharm D. 5th Professional Students

  • January 2012

Concise and Conceptual Community Pharmacy (1st Edition)
For Pharm D. 3rd Professional Students

  • August 2011

Concise and Conceptual Clinical Pharmacy (2nd Edition)
For Pharm D. Final Professional Students

  • July 2011

Concise and Conceptual Pharmaceutical Technology (3rd Edition)
For Pharm D. Final Professional Students

  • June 2011

Concise and Conceptual Biopharmaceutics (1st Edition)
For Pharm D. 4th Professional Students

  • February 2011

Concise and Conceptual Pharmaceutical Technology (2nd Edition)
For Pharm D. Final Professional Students

  • September 2010

Concise and Conceptual Medicinal Chemistry (1st Edition)
For Pharm D. Final Professional Students

  • September 2010

Concise and Conceptual Pharmaceutical Technology (1st Edition)
For Pharm D. Final Professional Students

  • July 2010

Concise and Conceptual Clinical Pharmacy (1st Edition)
For Pharm D. Final Professional Students

  • December 2009

Concise and Conceptual Microbiology (3rd Edition) For Pharm D. Second Professional Students

  • November 2008

Concise and Conceptual Microbiology (2nd Edition) For Pharm D. Second Professional Students

  • August 2006

Concise and Conceptual Microbiology (1st Edition) For Pharm D. Second Professional Students

Upcoming publications

  •  Concise and Conceptual Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms
  • Concise and Conceptual Pharmacognosy
  • Concise and Conceptual Quality Control
  • Concise and Conceptual Anatomy

Membership

  • Member of Punjab Pharmacy Council, Pakistan. (Reg.No: 6373-A/10)
  • Member of Pakistan Pharmacy Association, Pakistan.
  • Active member of Red Crescent Society.
  • Member Pakistan Academy of Family Physicians
  • Chief Editor of concise & conceptual series of books.
  • Author of concise& conceptual series of books
  • Director of CNC publishers

Research Interest

  • Pharmaceutical product management.
  • Pharmacoecnomics
  • Clinical base software development.
  • Clinical Research

Organized Workshops

  •  June 2012

Organized one day workshop on the topic of “Patient Safety: Spinal Health” at University of Central Punjab

  • October 2011

Organized a one day seminar on the topic of “Career Counseling for Pharmacists” at PPA House.

  • July 2011

Organized a one day workshop on the topic of “Current Pharmacy Practices” in Allama Iqbal Medical College Lahore.

  • June 2011

Organized a one day workshop on the topic of “Hospital Pharmacy Practices” in University of Lahore .

  • February 2011

Organized a one day workshop on the topic of “Industrial Pharmacy Practices” in University of South Asia.

  • March 2011

Organized a two days workshop on the topic of “Emergency Treatment” in Hajvery University Lahore.

  • April 2011

Organized a two days workshop on the topic of “Community Pharmacy Practices” in University of South Asia.

Workshops/Conferences Attended

  •  PATIENT SAFETY: SPINAL HEALTH

University of Central Punjab, June 2012

  • PHARMACY SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM & PHARMACEUTICAL EXHIBITION (2012)

University of Central Punjab, January 2012

  • PAKISTAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS

Diabetes Course (6 credit hours) January 2011

  • 1ST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PHARMACY PRACTICES

Jinnah Hospital Lahore , February (2010)

  • FIRST AID TRAINING

Red Crescent Society. (2008)

Skill Set

  • Expert of Pharmaceutical Counseling and Patient Assessment.
  • Good Command over Computer.  MS-Word Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Windows 9x/ME/2000/XP, and VISTA from installation to various expertise.
  • Good command over English (both written and spoken)

Strengths

  • A Team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Able to work under deadlines and ready to go the extra mile to achieve results.
  • Capable to work for dynamism and continuous improvement.
  • Motivation towards learning. Honesty and commitment

irfan.bashir@ucp.edu.pk
03218407384
University of central punjab Faculty of Pharmacy

Events

ID Event Name Duration Start Date
Ethical Affiliation And Aspects of Research 0 Hours October 10, 2018
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