Erum Khan
 


Dr Erum Khan

Head, Section of Microbiology
Consultant Microbiologist
Associate Professor, Section of Microbiology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology
 
Email: erum.khan@aku.edu
Tel: 92 21 3493 0051 Ext: 1605
Fax: 92 21 3493 4294
 Full-Time
 
Qualifications
Masters, MSc Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of Viruses, University of London, Imperial College of Science and Technology, 2005
Diploma Molecular Biology, University of London, Imperial College of Science and Technology, 2004
FCPS Microbiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 1999
MBBS, Dow Medical College, Karachi, 1991

Research Interests
Arbovirus Prevelence and Pathogenesis, Focusing Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and other Arboviruses in Pakistan
Emergence of Multi Drug Resistant Pathogens, Resistance Trends and Mechanisms

Academic Specialisation
Microbiology

Professional Experience
Associate Professor and Section Head, 2011 - Present, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University
Post-graduate Training Supervisor, 2007 - Present, and Visiting Lecturer, 2004 - Present, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan
Assistant Professor, 2002 - 2011, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University
Consultant Clinical Microbiologist, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, Aga Khan University Hospital
Senior Instructor, 2000 - 2002, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University
Instructor, 1997 - 2000, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Aga Khan University
House officer. 1991 - 1992, Civil Hospital Karachi

Professional Associations
Member American Biological Safety Association
Member International Society of Infectious Diseases
President Pakistan Biological Safety Association
Member Infectious Disease Society Pakistan
Member Pakistan Association of Pathologists
Member American Society of Microbiology
Registered Member Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (23079-S)

Awards
ASM-UNESCO Leadership Award (2009 ASM/UNESCO)
Outstanding Teacher Award (2008 Aga Khan University)
Distinction Award (2005University of London, Imperial College)
British Chevening Award (2004 British High Commission Pakistan)
Faculty Development Award (2004 Aga Khan University)
MD equivalency USA (1999World Education Services, US)

Publications
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Created on:29/11/2012  Last modified:22/06/2014

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