​​​​​​​​Dr Fawad Ur Rehman

Assistant Professor ​​​​

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Dr Fawad Ur Rehman holds a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from the Southeast University, Nanjing, China and specialises in nanomedicine and nano-drug delivery systems.  His research interest lies in developing Blood-Brain Barrier amenable nanoscale materials-based targeted therapies for brain diseases such as glioblastoma multiforme. At AKU-CRM he is currently leveraging his efforts to harness the potential of lipid nanoparticles and extracellular vesicles for safe and efficacious delivery of gene editing tools. Before joining CRM, he was a group lead and senior postdoctoral fellow at Henan-MQ International Joint Center for Biomedical Innovation, Henan University, China. He was also a postdoctoral researcher at ZhongDa Hospital, affiliated with Medical School of Southeast University, Nanjing, China. 

Dr Fawad holds more than 50 publications ​to his credit with ~1800 citation and H Index of 24. He also holds three patents and five book chapters based on nanomedicine for various diseases.