Dietary Patterns and Coronary Heart Disease
Professor Mohammad Perwaiz Iqbal
Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Aga Khan University
Professor Mohammad Perwaiz Iqbal is a biochemist. He received his PhD from the New York University in1981. Before joining AKU in 1983 as Founding Faculty in Biochemistry, he served at the Downstate Medical Center, SUNY, Brooklyn, New York. He holds the fellowships of Pakistan Academy of Sciences and Pakistan Academy of Medical Sciences.
Dr Iqbal’s major interest in research and expertise centres around cardiovascular diseases and human nutrition. He has a remarkable publication record with over 140 publications in journals of international standing, and has secured host of research grants. He has been decorated with three Outstanding Teacher Awards and an Award of Excellence in Education by AKU and Sitara-e-Imtiaz by the Government of Pakistan.