Dr. Mamoona Chaudhry

DVM (UAF), M.Sc. (Hons) (UAF),
PhD (Medical School of Edinburgh University, UK)
HEC Overseas Scholarship (10%) for PhD
Associate Professor

Tel: 92 42 99211374, 92-42-99212865 (Off.) Ext. 180
Email: mamoona.chaudhry@uvas.edu.pk

Biography:

Dr. Mamoona Chaudhry is Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Epidemiology and Public Health, UVAS, Lahore since 2006. She was awarded HEC overseas scholarship (10%) in 2007 to pursue for PhD at University of Edinburgh, UK. She completed her PhD in the subject of Epidemiology and Public Health from The University of Edinburgh Medical School, Division of Infection and Pathway Medicine, UoE, UK under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Sue Welburn (Director Global Health Academy), Prof. Dr. Michael Thrusfield (Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies), and Prof. Dr. Mark Eisler (Chair in Global Farm Animal Health, School of Veterinary Sciences, Bristol University, UK). Apart from her postgraduate research, she also served as demonstrator for undergraduate teaching at University of Edinburgh, UK. She has several publications in highly ranked impact factor journals and participated in various international conferences in various countries including UK, South Africa, and USA. During her PhD, she also won various small grant and travel funds from distinguished funding sources. Currently she is supervising MPhil and PhD student and has collaboration with world-renowned scientist and institutions in USA, UK, Italy, Australia, and New Zealand etc. She is member of International Society of Infectious Diseases, One Health Hub, Young EPIZONE and One Health Initiative. She is also member of editorial board of Zagazig Veterinary Journal, Egypt and journal referee for Plos One, JAPS, Journal of Food Science, Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases and Frontiers in Microbiology.

Area of interest:

Public Health and Epidemiology, specifically epidemiology of infectious diseases, zoonotic diseases, spatial and molecular epidemiology etc.

Publications

  1. Notes and Laboratory Exercises of Epidemiology 
    By: MD Ahmad, Chaudhry M, Mushtaq MH, Gill SS. JM Publishers
  2. A Manual of Diagnostic procedures for viral diseases of Poultry: (In Poor Resourse Setting-Revised). Dr. Khalid Muneer Chaudhry, Dr. Haroon Rashid Chaudhry, Dr. Mamoona Ali Chaudhry, Prof. Dr. Akram Muneer Chaudhry. 1st Edition, Amazon.com, Editor: Dr. Haroon Rashid Chaudhry, ISBN: 978-1475250251
  3. Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (In Urdu) for Livestock Assistants Diploma Course. Mamoona Chaudhry, Tariq Abbas, M Ehtasham Khan
  4. Ahmad MD, Mushtaq MH, Gill SS and Chaudhry M. A LABORATORY MANUAL OF MILK HYGIENE AND PUBLIC HEALTH. JM Publisher

 

Research publications in International impact factor Journals

  1. Chaudhry M, Rashid, H.B., Angot, A., Thrusfield, M., deC. Bronsvoort, B. M., Capua, I., Cattoli G., Welburn, S.C., Eisler, M.C. (2018).   Risk Factors for Avian Influenza H9 Infection of Chickens in Live Bird Retail Stalls of Lahore District, Pakistan 2009–2010. Scientific Report. 8:5634. DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-23895-1 (IF: 4.259).
  2. Hussain, A., Ahmad, M. D., Mushtaq, M. H., Chaudhry, M., Khan, M. S., Reichel, M., Hussain, T., Khan, A., Nisar, M., Khan, I. A. (2018). Prevalence of Overall and Teatwise Mastitis and Effect of Herd Size in Dairy Buffaloes. Pakistan J. Zool. 50(3): 1107-1112 (IF: 0.547)
  3. Ali, M., Avais, M., Hussain, R., Prince, K., Ijaz, M., Chaudhry, M., Firyal, S., Aqib, A. I., Khan, N. U., Sarwar, M. S., Ali, H., Farooqi, S. H., Haq, I., Hasni, M. S. (2018). Epidemiology and in vitro Drug Susceptibility of mecA Positive MDR S. aureus from Camel Subclinical Mastitis. Pakistan J. Zool. 50(2): 603-609 (IF: 0.547)
  4. Rashid, H. B., Khan, M. S., Chaudhry, M., Khan, M. A., Ashraf, M. (2018). Effects of different combinations of acepromazine, detomidine, xylazine and ketamine on serum cortisol level of standing sedated horses. JAPS, 28(3): 960-964 (IF: 0.407)
  5. Rashid, H. B., Khan, M. S., Chaudhry, M., Khan, M. A., Ashraf, M. (2018). Effects of different combinations of acepromazine, detomidine, xylazine and ketamine on serum cortisol level of standing sedated horses. JAPS, 28(3): 960-964 (IF: 0.407) 
  6. Chaudhry, M., Rashid, H.B., Angot, A., Thrusfield, M., Welburn, S.C., deC. Bronsvoort, B. M., Capua, I., Cattoli G., Eisler, M.C. (2017). Avian Influenza A in Poultry Stalls of Lahore District, Pakistan in 2009-2010. J. of Infect. 74(6) DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2017.03.008 (IF: 4.382).
  7. M. Chaudhry, S. Ahmad, H. B. Rashid, I. Uddin. 2016. Dengue Epidemic in Postconflict Swat District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan: 2013. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., doi:10.4269/ajtmh.16-0608 (IF: 2.66)
  8. Chaudhry, M., Ahmad, M., Rashid, H.B., Sultan, B., Chaudhry, H. R., Riaz, A., Shaheen, M. S. (2016). Prospective study of avian influenza H9 infection in commercial poultry farms of Punjab Province and Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan. Trop Anim Health Prod.  doi:10.1007/s11250-016-1159-6. (IF: 0.879)
  9. Awan F, Ali MM, Mushtaq MH, Ijaz M, Chaudhry M, Awan A: Identification of risk factors for Canine Transmissible Venereal Tumour (CTVT) in owned dogs in Pakistan. Kafkas Univ Vet Fak Derg, 2016 (in Press). DOI: 10.9775/kvfd.2016.16507. (IF: 0.418)
  10. Khattak I., Mushtaq M.H., Ahmad M.D., Khan M.S.,  Chaudhry M., Sadique U. 2016. Risk factors associated with Mycobacterium bovis skin positivity in cattle and buffalo in Peshawar, Pakistan. Trop Ani Health & Prod Doi : 10.1007/s11250-015-0976-3.
  11. Chaudhry M, Angot A, Rashid HB, Cattoli G, Hussain M, Trovò G, et al. Reassortant avian influenza A(H9N2) viruses in chickens in retail poultry shops, Pakistan, 2009–2010. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 21 (4) April. http://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2104.141570. DOI: 10.3201/eid2104.141570. (Impact Factor= 7.327).
  12. Chaudhry M, Rashid HB, Thrusfield M, Welburn S, Bronsvoort BM (2015) A Case-Control Study to Identify Risk Factors Associated with Avian Influenza Subtype H9N2 on Commercial Poultry Farms in Pakistan. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0119019. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0119019 (Impact Factor= 3.54)
  13. Hamad Bin Rashid, Mamoona Chaudhry, Haroon Rashid, Khalid Pervez, Muhammad Arif Khan and Asim Khalid (2008). Comparative efficacy of diminazene diaceturate and diminazene aceturate for the treatment
    of babesiosis in horses. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 40(6): 463-467 (Impact factor =1.09).
  14. Ahmad, M.D., Mamoona Chaudhry, F.M. Rai and H.B. Rashid (2007). Evaluation of two vaccination schemes using live vaccines against Newcastle Disease. Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Science, 31(3): 165-169 (Impact factor =0.221).
  15. Ahmad. M.D., Mamoona Chaudhry & H.B.R. Chaudhry (2005). Detection of Antibodies against Avian Pneumovirus in broiler breeder flocks in Pakistan. Pakistan Veterinary Journal 25 (2): 63-66. (Impact factor =1.392).
  16. M.A. Khan., M. Ashraf., H.B. Rashid., A.K. Mehmood & M. Chaudhry (2004). Comparative Effects of Detomidine & Xylazine as Sedative agent in small ruminants. Pakistan Veterinary Journal 24 (2): 62-69. (Impact factor =1.392).

Publication in National Journals without impact factor

  1. Chaudhry M., Ahmad S., Nisar M., Rashid H.B., Mushtaq M.H.,  Ijaz T., Chaudhry H.R., Raashed M. 2015. A matched case-control study to identify potential risk factors of dengue fever among residents of a local university, Lahore. Annals KEMU. 21(3):173-177.
  2. Bilal Munir Ahmad, Nuzhat Navid, Tayyaba Ijaz, Muhammad Hassan Mushtaq, Abdul Majeed Akhter, Jalees Khalid Khan, Mamoona Chaudhry, Azmat Khadija, (2014). A case control study for the identification of Novel risk factors associated with Hepatitis C viral infection in population of Lahore. Pakistan Journal of Medical and Health Sciences. Vol. 8(3): 518-522. Available at http://pjmhsonline.com/JulySep2014/a_case_control_study_for_the_ide.htm
  3. Khan A, Mushtaq MH, Ahmad MU, Chaudhry M and Khan AW. (2015) Prevalence of clinical mastitis in bovines in different climatic conditions in KPK, (Pakistan). Science International, 27(3): 2289-2293.
  4. Khan A, Mushtaq MH, Khan AW, Chaudhry M and Hussain A. (2015). Descriptive Epidemiology and Seasonal Variation in Prevalence of Milk Fever in KPK (Pakistan). Global Veterinaria, 14 (4): 472-477.
  5. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad Bin Rashid, Muhammad Sarwar Khan and Khalid Pervez, (2014). Comparative Efficacy Of Various Drugs Used Against Naturally Infected Horses With Babesiosis. Science International; 26(1): 267-271
  6. Prince Naeem, Rizwan Ahmed Khan, Hamad Bin Rashid, Mamoona Chaudhry, (2014): Gastric Outlet Obstruction Due To Adenocarcinoma Of The Duodenum Infiltrating The Head Of Pancreas: A Case Report. Science International, 26(3): 1197-1199.
  7. Atia Noreen, Mamoona Chaudary, Hamad Bin Rashid, Hassan Mushtaq, Mansur-ud-din Ahmed, Shakera Sadiq Gill, (2014). Comparison Of Sharp Injury Among Different Operation Theatres And Awareness About Occupational Health And Safety In A Government Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan. Science International, 26(3),1145-1150
  8. Shahzad Ashraf, Haroon Rashid Chaudhry, Mamoona Chaudhry, Zafar Iqbal, Muazzam Ali, Tariq Jamil, Nuzhat Sial, Mirza Imran Shahzad, Furqan Basheer, Serug Akhter, Syed Hafeez Ur Rehman, Azhar Yasin (2014). Prevalence of Common Diseases in Camels of Cholistan Desert, Pakistan. Journal of Infection and Molecular Biology; 2 (4): 49 – 52
  9. H R Chaudhry, Yasser Saleem Mustafa, M A Muneer, Hamad Bin Rashid, Mamoona Chaudhry (2013) Effect of excenel TM (CEFTIOFUR SODIUM) on the body weight gain, and immune organs of broiler chicken. Science International, 25(1): 115-117.
  10. Mamoona Chaudhry, Haroon Rashid, Manzoor Hussain, Hamad Bin Rashid, Mansur-Uddin Ahmad (2011). Evaluation of bacteriological quality of whole chicken carcass with and without skin by comparing level of indicator bacteria. Science International, 23(4): 307-311.
  11. H. R. Chaudhry, H. B. Rashid, Mamoona Chaudhry, H. Abdus Samad, Mushtaq Aziz, M. Alam Sabri, Taslim Ghaouri, Abdul Qayyum (2011) Observations on nomadic trends in Bahawalpur City of Pakistan with reference to meat and milk production. Research Opinions in Veterinary and Animal Science, 1(5): 300-303.

 

 

  1. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad Bin Rashid, Muhammad Asif, Muhammad Ilyas, Mirwaise Khan, Gulnaz Namat, Arafat Yousaf, Abida Mushtaq, Muhammad Sajid, Richard Webby (2017). “Establishing active surveillance of influenza in high risk population of live poultry markets of Pakistan” at Influenza Oxford Conference, One Influenza, One World One Health to be held at St. Hilda’s College, University of Oxford, UK from 19-21 September 2017.
  2. Adnan Altaf, Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad Bin Rashid, Mansur uddin Ahmad, Muhammad Hassan Mushtaq (2016). “Active Surveillance of Wild Birds for Avian Influenza in the Wetlands of Jammu & Kashmir” Presented at 2ndInternational Conference on Zoonoses, 20-21 October, 2016, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. 
  3. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad Bin Rashid, Sue Welburn, Barend MdeC. Bronsvoort,  Mark C. Eisler (2015). “Sero-survey of avian influenza and associated risk factors in backyard poultry of Lahore district, Pakistan ” at 9th International Symposium on Avian Influenza held at University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education, Athens, Georgia, USA, April 12-15, 2015.
  4. Maqbool Ahmad, Mamoona Chaudhry, Mansur-ud-din Ahmad, Hamad Bin Rashid, Bakht Sultan (2015). “Prospective study to evaluate risk factors associated with avian influenza H9N2 infection on commercial poultry farms of Pakistan” at 9th International Symposium on Avian Influenza held at University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education, Athens, Georgia, USA, April 12-15, 2015.
  5. Mamoona Chaudhry, M Bronsvoort, HB Rashid, I Capua, G Cattoli, S Welburn (2013).“Prevalence of avian influenza and associated risk factors in live birds retail stalls of Lahore district, Pakistan” at Options for the control of influenza-VIII held at Cape Town, South Africa on 5-10 September 2013
  6. Mamoona Chaudhry, Michael Thrusfield, Mark Bronsvoort, Hamad Bin Rashid, Haroon Rashid, Ian Handel, Manzoor Hussain, Susan Welburn (2012). “Risk for the infection with low pathogenic avian influenza H9N2 in commercial poultry farms in Pakistan” at 8th International Symposium on Avian Influenza held at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK from1-4 April 2012.
  7. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad Bin Rashid, Angélique Angot, Giulia Trovò, Alessandra Drago, Viviana Valastro, Michael Thrusfield, Manzoor Hussain, Mark Eisler, Sue Welburn, Giovanni Cattoli and Ilaria Capua (2011). “H9N2 avian influenza reassortants in live retail shops in Pakistan contain genetic signature of public health concern” at 4th International Influenza Conference-Zoonotic influenza and Human health held at St. Hilda’s College, University of Oxford, UK from 7-9 September 2011.
  8. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad Bin Rashid, Manzoor Hussain, Michael Thrusfield, Haroon Rashid, Sue Welburn and Mark Eisler (2010). “Sero-prevalence of Avian Influenza type A and Newcastle Disease viruses among backyard poultry flocks in Lahore district, Pakistan” at 2nd ICHAIR Annual Workshop held by Queen’s Medicine Research Institute, University of Edinburgh, UK on 12 October 2010.
  9. Mamoona Chaudhry, Hamad Bin Rashid, Manzoor Hussain, Michael Thrusfield,  Haroon Rashid, Sue Welburn, and Mark Eisler. (2010). “Sero-prevalence of Avian Influenza type A and Newcastle Disease viruses among backyard poultry flocks in Lahore district, Pakistan” at 3rd International Influenza Conference-Zoonotic influenza and Human health at St. Hilda’s College, University of Oxford, UK on 21-23 September 2010.
  10. Mamoona Chaudhry, Kim Picozzi, Manzoor Hussain, and Mark Eisler. (2008). “Epidemiology of Avian Influenza in Pakistan with specific emphasis on the H9N2 strain” at 1st ICHAIR Annual Workshop held at Chancellor’s Building, University of Edinburgh, UK on 3 September 2008.

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Trainings and Workshops:

  1. Senior Management Program for UVAS: Preparing for International Recognition and Local Impact, July 9-13, 2018, at Rausing Executive Development Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore 
  2. Basic Concept of Biosafety, 10 May 2017 at UVAS, Lahore
  3. Workshop on development of 5 year roadmap provincial plan for implementation of international health regulation and global health security agenda (IHR-GHSA) 9-10 November 2016 at Flattie’s Hotel Lahore 
  4. Annual Conference of International Society for Disease Surveillance (ISDS), 9-10 December 2015, held at Denver (Colorado), USA.
  5. Workshop on Up-gradation of modules in molecular genetics and genomics” sponsored by British Council-INSPIRE Transnational Education Partnership Programme, on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at UVAS, Ravi Campus, Pattoki.
  6. Training on “Disease Surveillance, Diagnostics & Reporting” as resource person, held at Quality Operation Laboratory UVAS, Lahore, Pakistan from 2-3 June 2014.
  7. Workshop on “Data Analysis Methodologies” held on 04-10 March 2014, at University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan by the Pak-US collaborative Centre for Biostatistics at UVAS.
  8. National awareness conference on “Tuberculosis a Zoonosis” held on 16th April 2013 at University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore organized by Pakistan-US Science and Technology Cooperation Program, UVAS.
  9. One day Workshop on "Modification and updating of the curriculum of two year livestock assistant diploma (LAD)" held on 27th September, 2012 at University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore
  10. Training on sequence and phylogenetic analysis of avian influenza and Newcastle disease virus at the OIE/FAO and National Reference Laboratory for Avian influenza and Newcastle disease Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie in Legnaro, Padova, Italy, in the period between July and August 2010.
  11. Training on virological, serological and molecular techniques to diagnose avian influenza in poultry and wild birds within the European FLUTRAIN Project at the OIE/FAO and National Reference Laboratory for Avian influenza and Newcastle disease, Istituto Zooprofilattico delle Venezie, Legnaro, Italy from the 8th to the 20th of December 2008.
  12. Easter Bush Veterinary Centre Site Health & Safety Induction Course on November 29, 2007 held by The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, UK.
  13. Teachers Orientation Program from March 12, 2007 to March 28, 2007 by Institute of Continuing Education and Extension, University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore.
  14. Staff Development Training Course from December 15, 2006 to January 25 2007 by National Academy of Higher Education at University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore.
  15. Review Workshop on “Assistance in Up-Scaling Dairy Development in Pakistan” on November 25, 2006 by Food and Agriculture Organization of UN held at University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore.
  16. Training/Workshop on “Practical Veterinary Epidemiology” from 4-11 November 2006 at WTO – QC Laboratory University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore.
  17. Course/Training on “Laboratory Diagnosis of Poultry Diseases” from April 26, 2005 to May 6, 2005 by Food and Agriculture Organization of UN & National Reference Laboratory for Poultry Diseases at Animal Health Laboratories, NARC, Islamabad.
  18. Orientation cum training of newly inducted Scientific Officer Assistant Engineers, from 25th November 2002 to 30th November 2002 at NARC, Islamabad.
  19. House Job Training under L. & D. D. Dept., Govt. of Punjab, Lahore from August, 2000 to June, 2001.