Dr. Shazia Tabassum Hakim is a Microbiologist/ Bacteriologist with expertise in Public health services, Research, Academics, Diagnostics, Molecular biology & Cell culture techniques. She has more than 19 years of bench experience at numerous Clinical/ Diagnostic & Research laboratories of Pakistan & US (particularly as Microbiologist & Serologist). She also served as Professor, Chairperson, and Dean Faculty of Science & Research. She has Educational certifications and qualifications in Medical Laboratory Technology, Microbiology, Biosafety and SOTL in Microbiology. She has proven commitment to high academic and organizational standards/ exemplary program quality/ implementing appropriate information; Assign, co-ordinate and review technical/ research projects; job task planning, communication & train fellow colleagues and junior staff to enhance the overall applied learning experience.
Drug design and discovery for the treatment of infections like HCV, Dengue, HEV, NTM-TB using latest available models including microRNAs replacement technology, and application of quantitative analytic methods towards innovative approaches for the improvement of human health.