Syeda Sadia Fatima

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Year II Chair office of the undergraduate medical education 

Telephone: 92 21 34864564



Fellow-International FAIMER institute (Philadelphia, USA), 2022
Fellow-Higher Education Academy (UK), 2020
PhD in Physiology, University of Karachi, Pakistan, 2016
MPhil in Physiology, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi, Pakistan, 2012
MBBS, Jinnah Medical and Dental College, Karachi, Pakistan, 2004


Training scholarship; International Summit in Human Genetics and Genomics from NIH, USA in 2017
Flipped Learning Global Initiative Certificates [Level I, Level II and Differentiation Specialist

Research interests

Metabolic Syndrome
Diabetes/Insulin resistance/Insulin Secretion
Oxidative stress
Reproductive and Feto-Maternal Health
Medical Education/ Flipped Classroom/ Team Based Learning.

Professional associations

Life Member College of Family Medicine Pakistan in affiliation with the World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA).
Life Member Pakistan Physiological Society (PPS).
Life Member the International Society for Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DoHAD).
Life Member of the Pakistan Biological Safety Association (PBSA).

Awards and honours

Faculty Development Award in 2020
Outstanding educator award in 2018
Outstanding teacher’s award in 2017
Outstanding researcher of the year award in 2014
Best Paper presentation award at 1st National Symposium on Medical Sciences, Spirituality and Mental Health, UMDC in collaboration with DUHS in 2015
Best Poster award at 5th Biennial Conference of South Asian Association of Physiologist (SAAP), Kathmandu University, Nepal in 2016
Best Paper award at 6th Biennial South Asian Association of Physiologists & 16th Biennial Pakistan Physiological Society conference  Lahore, Pakistan in 2018


Created on:04/26/2016 Last modified:04/06/2021