Mr. Muhammad Imran Sajid

Mr. Muhammad Imran Sajid

Assistant Professor

Pharm.D (PU), M.Phil Biochemistry (KEMU), M.Phil Pharmaceutics (UCP), FPGEC (USA), R.Ph. (Pb).
Muhammad Imran Sajid is one of the pioneer faculty members at Faculty of Pharmacy. He graduated from Punjab University in 2008. He earned M.Phil Biochemistry with distinction from King Edward Medical University. He obtained second M.Phil in Pharmaceutics from UCP. Last year, he was awarded Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Certificate (FPGEC) from USA. He has over 8 years of University teaching experience and 10 scientific publications in International Impact Factor Journals. He has a diverse working experience in Pharmacy. His genuine love and taste for literature always makes him a distinctive faculty member. His predilection towards motivation and inspiration is liked by his students. He also coaches the students in their extra circular activities. In research, his area of interest is nanotechnology and currently he is exploring the potential of carbon nanotubes and solid lipid nanoparticles in drug delivery systems.

SUMMARY

A self-motivated, passionate pharmacist and a teacher with more than 8 years of experience. I am quick learner, enthusiastic, collaborative and effective team member with strong oral and written communication skills. I enjoy working in a skilled and fast-paced multi-disciplinary team environment.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION

Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalence Committee (FPGEC) Certificate  
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, USA                                 2016
M.Phil Pharmaceutics                                                                                 2016
University of Central Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Major Subjects studied;
Advanced pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical technology, Pharmaceutical Microbiology
I obtained this degree with cGPA of 3.91/4
Title of Thesis was “Preparation of erythromycin loaded solid lipid nanoparticles using temperature modulated solidification technique, its characterization and antibacterial activity”
M.Phil Biochemistry                                                                                      2010
King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
Major Subjects studied
Biochemistry, Research methods and Biostatistics, cellular transduction and signalling, stem cell technology, metabolic studies in glycomics, proteomics, genomics and lipomics
I passed this degree program with distinction.
Title of the thesis was “A prospective randomized study to find the relationship among plasma leptin, thyroid hormones and lipid profile”
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D)                                                                     2008
The University College of Pharmacy, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Major Subjects studied;
Pharmaceutics, Dosage form Design, Physical Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy, Hospital Pharmacy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry,  Analytical Chemistry and Instrumentation, Pharmacology and therapeutics, Pharmaceutical Technology.
I passed this professional degree program with 1st division.
Intermediate Examination Pre-medical Group                                            2001
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Lahore, Pakistan
Major Subjects studied were Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English
I passed this exam with 1st division
Secondary School Examination                                                                       1998
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Lahore, Pakistan
Major subject studied were Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and English
I passed this exam with “A” grade

WORK EXPERIENCE AND TRAININGS

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy,
University of Central Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
July 2014 – Present                                                                        (3 Years 3 Months)
Responsibilities are to deliver lecture on the subjects of biochemistry and Pharmacology to the students of Pharm.D, supervise students in their research activities, designing and conducting experiments related to biochemistry and pharmacology, counselling and motivating students, organising seminars, scientific conferences and symposia on pharmaceutical and medical sciences
Lecturer, Faculty of Pharmacy,
University of Central Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
November 2011 – June 2013                                                (2 Years 7 Months)
Responsibilities were to prepare and deliver lectures on the subjects of biochemistry and pharmacology, design and execute experiments on these subjects and providing coaching to the poorly performing students.
Lecturer, Faculty of Pharmacy,
Hajvery University, Lahore, Pakistan
September 2010 – November 2011                                       (1 Year 3 Months)
Responsibilities were to prepare and deliver lectures on the subjects of biochemistry and pharmacology, design and execute experiments on these subjects and providing coaching to the poorly performing students.
Post-Graduate Research Trainee,
King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
April 2009 – August 2010                                                     (1 year 4 months)
Responsibilities were to get hands-on training on lab instruments like HPLC, NMR, Spectrophotometer, ELISA, Gas chromatography (GC), Mass Spectrometry (MS), FTIR, to prepare presentations on the assigned topics and execute the research project and writing thesis.
Demonstrator,
The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
July 2007 – January 2008                                                               (8 months)
Responsibilities included assisting professor in conducting practical of Biochemistry, Physiology and Pharmacology and helping them in preparing presentations, checking assignments, quizzes and exams
Internee in Sales,
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Karachi, Pakistan
July 2006                                                                                          (1 month)
4- Weeks training in Vaccination department of GSK regarding sales and promotions of products, detailing doctors, survey to investigate problems in the product line and maintenance of cold chain. 

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Award of Stipend under M.Phil Biochemistry Program on recommendation of Scholarship Committee at King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Registered as Pharmacist in category A in the Punjab Pharmacy Council, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Member Board of Studies, University of Central Punjab, Pakistan
  • Member of Pakistan Pharmacist Association (PPA) Lahore, Pakistan
  • Executive Member UCP health club
  • Awarded grant of Rs 300,000/- for M.Phil project from King Edward Medical University

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS

  1. Rabia Aslam, Muhammad Imran Sajid, Syed Amjad Ali Raza ,Usama Jamshaid, Talha Jamshaid, Nadiah Zafar, Irfan Bashir, Khalid Idrees Khan, Muhammad Jamshaid, Hydrogels: From Preparation to Biomedical Applications, Accepted in Journal of Colloidal Science and Biotechnology
  2. Faheem Ahmed Siddiqui, Mansoor Ahmad, Mehjabeen, Noor Jahan and Muhammad Imran Sajid, Phytochemical screening and assessment of analgesic, Anti-inflammatory and hematological properties of the fruit of Berberis baluchistanica, Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2017 May;30(3(Suppl.)):1007-1012.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28655700
  1. Muhammad Imran Sajid, Usama Jamshaid, Talha Jamshaid, Nadiah Zafar, H. Fessi, Abdelhamid Elaissari, Carbon nanotubes from synthesis to in vivo biomedical applications, International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2016; 501(1-2):278-299. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26827920
  2. Syed Amjad Ali Raza, Muhammad Imran Sajid, Usama Jamshaid, Talha Jamshaid, Rabia Aslam, Akhlaq Ahmed, Sarah Shigdar, and Muhammad Jamshaid. “Ethosomes the Best Approach for Deeper Delivery of Drugs through Transdermal Port: From Preparation to Biomedical Applications.” Journal of Colloid Science and Biotechnology 4, no. 2 (2015): 87-98. http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/asp/jcsb/2015/00000004/00000002/art00001
  3. Khan GJNaeem HSKhan SJamshaid TSajid MIBashir IJamshaid M. Understanding and Responsiveness Level about Cervical Cancer and its Avoidance among Young Women of Pakistan, Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention2014; 15(12):4877-83. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24998557
  4. Khan GJ, Khan FK, Khan RA, Jamshaid M, Tajdin F, Sajid MI. Alternative medicine; the tendency of using complimentary alternative medicine in patients of different hospitals of Lahore, Pakistan. Professional Med J 2014; 21(6):1178-1184.
  5. Muhammad Naeem Riaz, Muhammad Imran Sajid, Muhammad Jamshaid, Ghulam Jilany Khan, Muhammad Shahzad, Imtiaz Majeed, Faheem A. Siddique, Nadeem Alvi, Irfan Bashir, An in-vitro study on Eugenia Jambolana plant extract in isolated rabbit ilium showing spasmolytic effects, Canadian Journal of Applied Sciences. 2014; 4(3):01-16.
    http://www.academia.edu/download/34705947/CJAS-Muhammad-01-16-Jan.2014.pdf
  1. Irfan Bashir, Ayesha Sethi, Muhammad Zaman, Junaid Qureshi, Rai M. Sarfraz, Asif Mahmood, Muhammad I. Sajid, Talha Jamshaid, Muhammad A. Akram, Formulation and in-vitro bioequivalence evaluation of verapamil hydrochloride matrix tablets with Calan SR, International Current Pharmaceutical Journal.2014; 3(6): 286-290. http://imsear.li.mahidol.ac.th/handle/123456789/153098
  2. Muhammad Imran Sajid, Kamran Aziz, M. Shakil Ahmad, Ali Raza, Imtiaz Majeed, Nadeem Alvi, M.Naeem Riaz, Irfan Bashir, BMI is associated with serum Leptin and Lipid Profile, Pakistan Journal of Medical and Health Sciences. 2013; 7(3):600-603 http://www.pjmhsonline.com/2013/july_sep/pdf/600%20%20%20BMI%20is%20Associated%20with%20Serum%20Leptin%20and%20Lipid%20Profile.pdf
  3. Muhammad Imran Sajid, Riffat Mehboob, Shakil Ahmed, Muhammad Jamshaid, Imtiaz Majeed, Faheem Ahmed Siddiqui, Ghulam Jilany Khan, Muhammad Nadeem Alvi, Irfan Bashir, and Ali Raza, Association of Serum Thyroid Hormones and Serum Leptin with Body Mass Index, International Journal of Current Biotechnology; 2013, 1(8):4-8. http://ijcb.mainspringer.com/1_8/805.html
  4. Rukhsana Yusaf, Ruqayya Nawaz, Sehrish Hayat, Ayesha Khursheed, Nadiah Zafar, Aousaf Ahmad, Irfan Bashir, M. Nadeem Alvi, Muhammad Imran Sajid, Imtiaz Majeed, Structural Components Of Liposomes And Characterization Tools, Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 2014:4(08)
    http://www.iajpr.com/archive/volume-4/august-2014/14aug26.html

CONFERENCS & WORKSHOPS

Being Executive Member of UCP Health Club, I actively participated as an organizer in the following workshops, seminars and symposia held at University of Central Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan

  1. One Day Seminar on “Patient Safety and Pharmacovigilance” held on June 07, 2014
  2. “World No Tobacco Day Campaign and Walk” held on May 31, 2014
  3. “World Hypertension Day” on 17th May, 2014
  4. “Dengue Awareness Campaign and Walk” held on April 26, 2014
  5. “Career Opportunities for Pharmacists” held On May 3, 2014
  6. 3rd Annual International Pharmacy Scientific Symposium & Pharmaceutical Exhibition titled “Bridging Pharmacy Practice & Research” held On March 28-30, 2014
  7. International training titled “Promoting Pharmaceutical Research & Publication In Pakistan” held on January 22, 2014
  8. Health Awareness Day” held on June 10, 2013
  9. One day seminar titled “Current Challenges In Health Care System, & Barriers To Its Effective Implementation” held on December 30, 2013
  10. “An Emergency Response & CPR Training” held on December 21, 2013
  11. 1st Annual Pharmacy Scientific Symposium And Pharmaceutical Exhibition over The Topic “ Medication Safety—A Paradigm Shift In Health Care System” held on 6 February 2011
  • Actively participated In1st International Conference at Jinnah Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan on the topic Pharmacy Practices held on February 12-14, 2010
  • Actively participated In 15th International Pharmacy Conference & Exhibition; April 5-8, 2009, Lahore Pakistan
  • Actively Participated in “Course on Biostatistics & Research Methodology” conducted By King Edward Medical University February 02-16, 2008

  imran.sajid@ucp.edu.pk

University of Central Punjab, Faculty of Pharmacy