Prof. Dr. Baqai, Rakhshanda
HOD and Professor Department of Clinical Microbiology and Immunology

PhD Microbiology (University of Karachi)
M.Phil Microbiology ( BMSI, JPMC, University of Karachi)
MSc Microbiology (University of Karachi)
Major Field of interest: Parasitology , Clinical Microbiology
and Diagnostic Microbiology

Prof. Dr.Rakhshanda Baqai is the HOD Clinical Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Science at the Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education Karachi. She has 37 years of experiences as a researcher and academician. Her field of Specialization is in Clinical Parasitology and Clinical Bacteriology. She has been a Professor of Microbiology at University of Karachi (UoK), Jinnah Medical and Dental College and Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation. She has supervised Research projects, thesis of BS (Med. Tech. M.Sc, M.Phil and Ph.D students. She is an HEC approved Ph.D supervisor ad a recipient of Research Productivity Award by Pakistan Council of Science and Technology, Islamabad. She has completed 4 research projects related to Infectious disease and funded by Dean Faculty of Science UoK. She has published 3 Books and 57 papers in national and International Journals. She has presented 60 papers in National and international Conferences . She has training on Bio safety Risk Assessment, Laboratory Bio Risks: from Almaty, Kazakhstan and on Isoenzyme techniques from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK. She is a` reviewer of JPMA and Pak J Pharma.Sc. She is member of ASM, ISID (USA), MSM, SGM, PSM, IDSP and PASSP