Prof. Dr. Mansur-ud-Din Ahmad

D.V.M. (UAF), M. Sc. (Hons.), Ph.D. (Australia)
Tel: 92 42 99211374, 92-42-99212865 (Off.) Ext. 177
Mobile:           0321-4021366
Email:             mansuruddin@uvas.edu.pk

Biography

Prof. Dr. Mansur-ud-Din Ahmad started his professional carrier as lecturer in the department of Microbiology, University of Agriculture Faisalabad in 1983. In 1985, he joined Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) as Scientific Officer (Talent Pool). In 1985 he was selected as Senior Scientific Officer in PARC. He joined College of Veterinary Sciences, Lahore in April 2002 as Associate Professor in department of Microbiology. He served as chairman department of Microbiology and initiated B.S. Applied Microbiology program in the department. He was selected as Professor in December 2007. He joined department of Epidemiology and Public Health in 2008 and worked as Professor/Chairman of the department. He was awarded merit scholarship by Aus-AID for PhD studies at James cook University, Australia. He completed his PhD in the subject of Microbiology under the supervision of Prof Dr. G.W. Burgess. Apart from his postgraduate research, he also served as demonstrator for undergraduate teaching at James cook University, Australia. He has several publications in highly ranked impact factor journals and participated in various international conferences in various countries including USA, Australia and Turkey. Currently he is supervising MPhil and PhD student and has collaboration with world-renowned scientists and institutions in USA, Australia and New Zealand.

Award and Scholarships:

  • Merit scholarship holder, offered by Aus-AID for PhD studies in Australia
  • Distinction in courses studied in Australia.
  • Got second position among M.Sc / M.Sc (Hons) students FVS in 1983 UAF.
  • Merit scholarship holder throughout DVM.
  • Merit scholarship holder in Intermediate.
  • Technical referee for Pakistan Veterinary Journal.
  • Technical referee for Pakistan Journal of Zoology.
  • Technical referee for Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences.
  • Advisor Punjab Public Service Commission.
  • Visiting teacher Centre of excellence for Molecular Biology, Punjab University, Lahore.

Publications

  1. Notes and Laboratory Exercises of Epidemiology
    By: MD Ahmad, Chaudhry M, Mushtaq MH, Gill SS. JM Publishers

Books/ Popular Articles

  1. Mustaffa, Y.; M.A. Muneer; K. Muhammad, M.D. Ahmad and A. Anjum (2009) Effect of various stress factors on the immune response of broilers. Weekend Posc. Sunday, July, 12, 2009.
  2. Ahmad, M.D. A. Anjum and M.I. Najeeb 2007 Basic Microbiology A textbook for Livestock Assistant Diploma course (in Urdu) Published by Institute of continuing education, Univ. Of Vet. & Animal Sciences, Lahore.
  3. Ahmad MD, Mushtaq MH, Gill SS and Chaudhry M. A LABORATORY MANUAL OF MILK HYGIENE AND PUBLIC HEALTH. JM Publisher

 

  1. Ahmad, M. D, A. Khan, M. H. Mushtaq, M. Chaudhry, M. Nisar, A. W. Khan. (2015) The impact of climate change on incidence of livestock infectious diseases in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan at “VIII Asian Buffalo Congress 2015” 21-25 April. 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
  2. H. Abid; M. H. Mushtaq, M.D. Ahmad, M. S. Khan, T. Hussain, M.Reichel. (2015) Sequencing Analysis of Virulent Gene fibronectin binding protein A (fnba) of Staphylococcus auresu isolated from River Buffaloes in Pakistan at “VIII Asian Buffalo Congress 2015” 21-25 April. 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
  3. Nisar, M.; M.D. Ahmad, M.H. Mushtaq, S. Waseem, M.S. Goyal (2015). Molecular detection and antimicrobial resistance pattern of Campylobacter species isolated from retail meat shops in Lahore, Pakistan (Poster presented). 18th international workshop Campylobacter, Helicobacter & Related Organisms (CHRO), 1-5 November, 2015. Rotorua, New Zealand. 
  4. Altaf, A.; M. Chaudhry, H.B. Rashid, M.D.Ahmad, and M.H. Mushtaq (2016). Active surveillance of wild birds for Avian Influenza in the wetlands of Jammu and Kashmir. 2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-031.
  5. Zafar, M.S.; M.D. Ahmad, M.H. Mushtaq, I. Khattak and M. Nisar (2016). Detection of campylobacter species in feces of various domestic animals in Lahore, Pakistan. 2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-045.
  6. Ahmad, M.D.; M. S. Zafar, M.H. Mushtaq, M. Chaudhry, and M. Nisar (2016).Fecal shedding of campylobacter in pet animals and its potential as zoonotic pathogen.  2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-046.
  7. Ahmad, M.D.; M. Raashed, M.H. Mushtaq, K. Muhammad, andI. Khan (2016). Seroprevalence and risk factors for brucellosis at organized dairy farms of Punjab, Pakistan. 2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-065.
  8. 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.
  9. Mushtaq MH, Saeed HA, M.D. Ahmad, Javeed A, Khattak I, Riaz A. (2014). A review on prevalence of osteoporosis in developing countries. Sci. Int. 26(5): 2315-2321.
  10. Noreen A, Chaudary M, Rashid HB, Mushtaq H, M.D. Ahmed, Gill SS. (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.
  11. K. Mahboob., M.U.D. Ahmad, A.W. Manzoor, K. Siddique, M. Numan, F. Rizvi (2014). Awareness about Infectious Hepatitis among Barbers in Lahore, Pakistan. Infectious Diseases Journal of Pakistan. 23(03):709-712.
  12. Rehman KM, M.D Ahmad, Raza MA, Ahmad MJ, Joiya MH, Haq I, Qazi KN,  Bachaya HA. (2014). Effects of infectious bursal disease vaccine on the immunity induced by new castle disease vaccine in broiler birds. Sci. Int. 26(1): 243-247
  13. Singh G, M.D. Ahmad, S. Muneer, N.  Sabah, W. Baig and A. Khan. Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and Practice towards Post Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV among Health Care Professionals in Lahore. Occup Med Health Aff 3(4): 1-5 (ISSN:2329-6879)
  14. Sultana. R., A. Maqbool, M.D. Ahmad, A.A. Anjum, S.I.Ch, and M.S. Ahmad. Control of Coccidiosis in Calves by Vaccination. Journal Bacteriology and Parasitology. 5(4): 1-5. ISSN: 2155-9597 doi: 10.4172/2155-9597.1000197. 
  15. Nisar, M., M.D. Ahmed, M.H. Mushtaq, S.A. Khan, A. Hussain, M. A. Ali, M. Abbas, H.U.Nabi, M. M. Khan, and M. T. Khan. (2014) Clinico-epidemiology of shigellosis in children suffering from Diarrhea in District Lahore, Pakistan. Int. J. Curr. Microbiol. App. Sci, 3(2): 950-957.
  16. Muhammad, I., A. Hanif, M.D. Ahmad, I. Najeeb, A. Mahmood, H.B. Aslam, M. Qasim, K.A. Shahzad, A. Ahad (2014). Development and Optimization of Multiplex PCR for the Identification of A, O and Asia–1 Serotypes of FMDV in Pakistan. Journal of Infection and Molecular Biology 2(1): 11–15. http://dx.doi.org/10.14737/ jimb. 2307-5465/2.1.11.15 (ISSN: 2307-5465)
  17. Rehman, K., M.D. Ahmad, M. A. Raza, M. J. Ahmad, M. H. Joiya, I. Haq, K. N. Qazi, and H. A. Bachayac (2014). Effects Of Infectious Bursal Disease Vaccine On The Immunity Induced By Newcastle Disease Vaccine In Broiler Birds. Sci. Int. (Lahore), 26(1): 243-247. ISSN 1013-5316; CODEN SINTE 8 243.
  18. Khushal, M. Athar, Kashif, M. Dawood, M.D. Ahmed& M. H. Saleem (2014). Epidemiological trends, clinical profile and geographical distribution of Crimean congo hemorrhagic fever in Quetta, Pakistan Journal of Science. 66(1) (ISSN: 0030-9877)
  19. Chaudhry, M., H. Rashid, M. Hussain, H. B. Rashid, and M.D. Ahmad (2011). Evaluation of Bacteriological quality of whole chicken carcasses with and without skin by comparing level of indicator bacteria. Sci. Int. (Lahore), 23(4): 307-311
  20. Shafee, M., M. Rabbani, A.A. Sheikh, M.D. Ahmad, & A. Razzaq (2011). Prevalence of Bovine Brucellosis in Organized Dairy Farms, Using Milk ELISA, in Quetta City, Balochistan, Pakistan. Veterinary Medicine International Article Doi: 10.4061/2011/358950.
  21. Mahmood, K.L.; M. Ashraf &M.D. Ahmad (2010). Eco-Friendly Meloxicam Replaces Eco-Demaging Diclofenac Sodium in Veterinary Practice in South Asia – A Review. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research. 2 (10):672-685.
  22. Mustafa, M.Y.; M.A. Muneer; A.A. Anjum &M.D. Ahamd (2010). Influence of stocking density on immune response of broilers against New Castle disease virus. Pakistan Journal of Life and Social Sciences. 8(1):7-10.
  23. Akhtar, R.; Z.I. Chaudhry; A.R. Shakoori; M.D. Ahmad& A. Aslam (2010) Comparative efficacy of conventional diagnostic methods and evaluation of Polymerase chain reaction for the diagnosis of bovine brucellosis. Veterinary World 3(2): 53-56.
  24. Bahadar, S., A. A. Anjum, M. D. Ahmad& A. Hanif (2009) Isolation and Identification of Peste Des Petits Ruminants Virus by Cell Culture and Immunocapture Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay. J. of Animal & Plant Sciences. 19(3): 119-121. (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  25. Intizar, M.; M.D. Ahmad; A.A. Anjum & A. Hanif (2009). Comparative efficacy of Peste Des Petits Ruminants (PPR) Vaccines Available in Pakistan in Sheep and Goats. Pakistan Vet. J., 29(4): 202-205. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  26. Ahmad, M.D.; R.A. Hashmi; A.A. Anjum; A. Hanif & R.H. Ratyal (2009) Drinking water quality by the use of Congo red medium to differentiate between pathogenic and non pathogenic E. coli at poultry farms.  J. of Animal & Plant Sciences 19(2):108-110.  (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  27. Ahmad, I; A. Hanif; A. Shahid; M.I. Najeeb & M.D. Ahmad (2008) Study of disease outbreak in layer flocks in and around Samundri district Faisalabad Pakistan. Pak. J. life & Social Sci. 6(1): 59-62.
  28. Amin, F.; M.D. Ahmad; K. Muhammad & Z.I. Chaudhary (2008) Standardization of an Indirect Enzyme Linked Immuno Sorbent Assay for measuring Antibodies of Infectious Bursal Disease Virus.  Journal of Vet. & Animal Sciences, 1(1), 18-23
  29. Umair S., A. Maqbool, Z. Shabbir, & M. D. Ahmad (2008) Amoebic dysentery in dogs and dog owners. Journal of Parasitic Diseases. 32(1):74-76.
  30. Mustafa, M.Y; S.S.-ul Hassan & M. D. Ahmad (2007) Frequency of occurrence of mastitis in different quarters of udders and its cure- a field studies. BIOLOGIA (PAKISTAN) 53(1), 51-57.
  31. Ahmad, M.D., W. Abbas, M.A. Muneer, I. Hussain and A. Hanif (2007) Immunomodulatory effects of Flumequine and Enrofloxacin on Newcastle disease virus vaccinated chicks. Pak. J. life & Social Sciences 5(1-2): 24-29.
  32. Abbas, T., M.A. Muneer, M.D. Ahmad, M.A. Khan, M. Younus, and I. Khan (2006). Comparative efficacy of five different brands of commercial Newcastle disease La Sota virus vaccines in broilers. Pak. Vet. J. 26(2):55-58. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  33. Ahmad, M.D., M. Chaudhary,and H.B.R. Chaudhary (2005) Detection of Antibodies against Avian Pneumovirus in broiler breeder flocks in Pakistan. Pak. Vet. J. 25(2): 63-66. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  34. Ahmad, M.D., A. Rauf and M.F. Rai (2004). E. coli infection and antibiotic resistance in diseases and healthy broilers. Online Journal of Veterinary Research 8:79-84.
  35. Rai, M.F., M.D. Ahmad, T. Akhtar, A. Maqbool and R.S. Ahmad (2004) Studies on the immunopathology and haematology of broilers experimentally infected with Escherichia coli. Punjab Univ. J. Zool. 19:51-57.
  36. Afzal, M., M.D. Ahmad and M. Jahangir (2001). Effect of Marek’s disease vaccination in day-old broilers. Pak. Vet. J. 21(3): 157-160.  (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  37. Ahmad, M.D. and G.W. Burgess (1998). Development of indirect immunoperoxidase assays for the detection of Avian Adenoviruses infected cell culture. Pak. Vet. J. 18(3): 142-145. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  38. Akhtar, S., M. Arshad and M.D. Ahmad (1995) A survey of morbidity and mortality in large ruminants of four districts of Punjab. Pak. Vet. J. 15(1): 12-15. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  39. Ajmal, M., M.D. Ahmad and M. Arshad (1989) Sero-surveilance of Brucellosis. Pak. Vet. J. 9(3): 115-117. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  40. Muneer, M. A., M. Ajmal, M. Arshad, M.D. Ahmad, Z.I. Chaudhry and T.M. Khan (1989) Preliminary studies on Hydropericardium syndrome in broilers in Pakistan. Zootechnica International. 46-48.
  41. Muneer, M. A., M. Arshad, M.A. Sheikh and M.D. Ahmad (1988) Identification of pullorum disease carriers using spot agglutination test. Pak. Vet. J. 8(2): 93-94. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  42. Ajmal, M., M. Arshad and M.D. Ahmad (1988) Major Livestock diseases in Pakistan. An-overview. Livestock Diseases in SAARC, Countries. 34-45.
  43. Ahmad, M.D., M. Irfan, M. Ashfaque, and M. Azam. (1986) Incidence of various diseases and causes of mortality in broiler flocks around Faisalabad. Pak. Vet. J. 6(1): 4-7.  (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  44. Ahmad, J., M. Ashfaque and M.D. Ahmad (1985) Isolation and confirmation of Infectious Bronchitis Virus in poultry. Pak. Vet. J. 5(3): 107-110. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  45. Ahmad, M.D., M. Ashfaque and J. Ahmad (1985) Experimental sodium chloride poisoning in broilers. Pak. Vet. J. 5(2): 96-97. (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  46. Azam, M., M. Ashfaque, M. Irfan and M.D. Ahmad. (1984) Isolation and typing of Newcastle Disease Virus in and around Faisalabad. Pak. Vet. J. 4(4): 207-209. (ISSN: 0253-8318)

Research papers in journals with Impact Factor

  1. M. Nisar, M.D. Ahmad, M. H. Mushtaq, W. Shehzad, A. Hussain, J. Muhammad, K. V. Nagaraja and S. M. Goyal (2017). Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of Campylobacter spp. isolated from retail meat in Lahore, Pakistan. Food Control 80: 327-332 (IF: 3.388)
  2. Z. Fatima, M.A. Khan, K. Naeem, M.D. Ahmad, K. Muhammad, M. H. Mushtaq, Z. Anwar, A. Khan and M.L. Sohail (2017).  Retrospective study on highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 outbreaks during 2006-2008 in ICT, Pakistan. The Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences, 27(1): 331-336. (ISSN: 1018-7081) (IF: 0.422)
  3. H. M. Khan, A. A. Anjum, M. Ashraf and M. D. Ahmad (2016). Comparative Efficacy of Glycosaminoglycans Extracted from Chicken Keel Cartilage and Fish on Clinical Signs of Osteoarthritis and C-Terminal Telopeptides of Type II Collagen. Pak. J. Agri. Sci. 53(3):1-6 (ISSN: 0552-9034) (IF: 1.049)
  4. T. M. Shaukat, M. A. Muneer, M.U. D. Ahmad, A. Maqbool and T. M. Shaukat (2016). Efficacy of Avian Influenza Virus Locally Manufactured and Imported Vaccines. J. of Animal & Plant Sciences 26(3):653-657 ISSN: 1018-7081.(IF: 0.638)
  5. M. A. Ali , K. Muhammad , A. A. Anjum, M.D. Ahmad , M. Rabbani , M. Z. Shabbir, A. Ahmad, J. Muhammad, M. H. Chaudhry, H. R. Chaudhry, M. T. Ghori, T. Jamil, M. Haisem, B. M. Jayarao (2016). Spatial distribution of Burkholderia mallei in Punjab, Pakistan. 10th IEIDC Abstracts / Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, Supplement, (39): S105.
  1. A. Hussain, M.D. Ahmed, M. H. Mushtaq, M.S. Khan, M.P. Reichel, T. Hussain, A. Khan and M. Nisar (2016). Molecular Characterization of Coagulase genes of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from mastitic river buffaloes. J. of Animal & Plant Sciences 26(2):408-414. ISSN: 1018-7081.(IF: 0.638)
  1.  I. Khattak & M. H. Mushtaq & M.D. Ahmad & M. S. Khan & M. Chaudhry & U. Sadique (2016). Risk factors associated with Mycobacterium bovis skin positivity in cattle and buffalo in Peshawar, Pakistan. Trop. Anim. Health Prod. 48:479–485 (IF: 0.870).
  1. I. Habib, A. A. Anjum, M. Rabbani, M. D. Ahmad, M. A. Ali, M. Nawaz, M. Kamran and H. M. Khan (2016) Occurrence of Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria in Dogs Suffering from Enteritis. J. of Animal & Plant Sciences 26(1):13-16. ISSN: 1018-7081.(IF: 0.638)
  1. Khan, H. M., M. Ashraf, A. S. Hashmi, M. U. D. Ahmad and A. A. Anjum (2015). Papain Induced Progressive Degenerative Changes in Articular Cartilage of Rat Femorotibial Joint and its Histopathological Grading. J. of Animal & Plant Sciences.23(2): 350-358.(IF: 0.638) (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  2. S. Asghar, M. Arif, M. Nawaz, K Muhammad, M.A. Ali, M.D. Ahmad, S. Iqbal, A.A. Anjum, M. Khan, J. Nazir. (2015). Selection, characterization and evaluation of potential probiotic Lactobacillus spp.isolated from poultry droppings. Beneficial Microbes. (IF: 2.62) DOI: 10.3920/BM2015.0020
  3. Aziz, G; Nawaz, M; Anjum, AA; Yaqub, T; Ahmed, MUD; Nazir, J; Khan, SU; Aziz, K. (2015).  Isolation And Characterization Of Phytase Producing Bacterial Isolates From Soil. J. of Animal & Plant Sciences. 25(3): 771-776.(IF: 0.638)  ISSN: 1018-7081
  4. M. Mushtaq., M.U.D. AhmadM. Nisar (2014). Study on pathogenesis and genetic characterization of HPAI H5N1 isolated from a tiger in China. 21(1): 266–267. International Journal of Infectious Diseases (Impact Factor: 1.86). 
  5. S. Naz, A. Maqbool, M.D. Ahmad, and A. A. Anjum, (2014). Toxins of Bacillus thuringiensis var, Israelensis for control of Malaria vector Anopheles stephensi under Laboratory and semi field conditions. Int. J. Agric. Biol. 16: 966-970. (IF: 0.902)
  6. M. Kamran, M. D. Ahmad, A. A. Anjum, A.Maqbool, K.Muhammad, H.M. Khan, N. Hudda, M. Nawaz and M. A. Ali (2014). Antigenic variation among Pasteurella Multocida isolates from diseased buffaloes by protein profiling and cluster analysis. JAPS. 24(4):1101-1109. (IF: 0.638) ISSN: 1018-7081
  7. Khan, M., J. Nazir, A.A. Anjum, M.D. Ahmad, M. Nawaz, and M.Z. Shabbir, (2014). Toxinotyping and Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Enterotoxigenic Clostridium perfringens Isolates from mutton, beef and chicken meat. J Food Sci Technol. DOI 10.1007/s13197-014-1584-3. (IF: 2.024)
  8. M. Kamran, M. U. D. Ahmad, A. A. Anjum, A.Maqbool, K.Muhammad, M. Nawaz, N.U. Hudda, S. Sana and M. A. Ali. (2014). Studies on the antibiotic sensitivity pattern of isolates of P. Multocida from buffaloes. Japs 24(5): 2014, page: 1565-1568 (IF:0638) ISSN: 1018-7081
  9. H. M. Khan, M. Ashraf, M. D. Ahmad, A. S. Hashmi, N. H. Syed and A. A. Anjum (2014). Efficacy of Glycosaminoglycans In Papain Induced Osteoarthritis Rat Model In Relation To Histological Lesions Scoring. JAPS. 24(1): 2014, Page: 71-76 (ISSN: 1018-7081) (IF: 0.638)
  10. M.U.D.Ahmad, M. Mushtaq, M.Nisar, S.U.Rehman (2014) Seroprevalence of toxoplasmosis in pastoral goat herds and attendants in a neglected tropical region of Pakistan. International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 21(S1)180
  11. Akhtar, R., Y.O. He, C.B. Larson, Z.I. Chaudhary & M.D. Ahmad (2012). Differential Stimulatory Activities of Smooth and Rough Brucella abortus Lipopolysaccharide in Murine Macrophage. Pak. Vet. J.(IF: 1.365) (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  12. Akbar, H., M. A. Khan, S. G. Bokhari, M. D. Ahmad, M. Nawaz, A. A. Anjum and H. M. Khan (2015). Efficacy of Medetomidine Hydrochloride Alone and In Combination with Ketamine Hydrochloride for Surgical Anesthesia in Cats. Pakistan Veterinary Journal. 35(2): 151-154. (IF: 1.392). (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  13. Shahzad, W., H. Noor, R. Munir, M.D. Ahmad, M.H. Mushtaq, N. Ahmad, G. Akbar, F. Mehmood (2013). Prevalence and molecular diagnosis of Babesia ovis and Theileria ovis in Lohi sheep at livestock experiment station, Bahadurnagar, Okara, Pakistan. Iranian Journal of Parasitology. 8(4):570-578. (IF: 0.25). (ISSN: 1735-7020)
  14. Mahmood,A., M.A. Khan, M.D. Ahmad, M. Younus, Z.I. Chaudhry, A. Ahad, H.J. Iqbal, M.K. Nasir and M. Riaz (2013). Haematological, Biochemical and Therapeutic Aspects of Parturient Haemoglobinuria in Buffaloes. Pakistan J. Zool., 45(4): 889-895 (IF: 0.309) (ISSN: 0030-9923)
  15. M.F. Najeeb, A.A. Anjum, M.U.D. Ahmad, H.M. Khan, M.A. Ali and M.M.K. Sattar (2013). Bacterial Etiology of Subclinical mastitis in Dairy Goats and Multiple Drug Resistance of the Isolates. The Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences. 23(6): 1541-1544 (IF: 0.638) (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  16. Najeeb,M. F., A. A. Anjum, M. U.D. Ahmad, H. M. Khan, M. A. Ali, and M. M. K. Sattar (2013).  Multiple drug resistant (MDR) mastitis causing bacteria in dairy goats. J. of Animal and Plant Sciences.23(6):1541-1544 (IF: 0.638)
  17. Naz. S., A. Maqbool, M.U.D. Ahmad, A. A. Anjum, and S. Zaman (2013). Efficacy of Ivermectin for Control of Zoophilic Malaria Vectors in Pakistan. Pakistan J. Zool., 45(6): 1585-1591. (IF: 0.309) (ISSN: 0030-9923)
  18. M. U. D. Ahmad, A. Sarwar, M. I. Najeeb, M. Nawaz, A. A. Anjum, M. A. Ali and N. Mansur (2013). Assessment of Microbial Load of Raw Meat at Abattoirs and Retail Outlets in Lahore. J. of Animal & Plant Sciences. 23(3): 745-748.(IF: 0.638) (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  19. Khan,H. M., M. Ashraf, A. S. Hashmi, M. D Ahmad and A. A. Anjum (2013). Extraction and Biochemical Characterization of Sulphated Glycosaminoglycans from Chicken Keel Cartilage. Pak. Vet. J.33(4): 471-475.(IF: 1.392) (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  20. Khan,H. M., M. Ashraf, A. S. Hashmi, M. U. D. Ahmad and A. A. Anjum (2013). Papain Induced Progressive Degenerative Changes in Articular Cartilage of Rat Femorotibial Joint and its Histopathological Grading.J. of Animal & Plant Sciences.23(2): 350-358.(IF: 0.638) (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  21. Sajid,M., M. D. Ahmad, M. A. Khan, M. A. Anjum, M. H. Mushtaq (2013) Investigation of equine influenza virus in two geographical regions of Pakistan. Tropical Animal Health Prod.45: 693-694 DOI 10.1007/s11250-012-0247-5 (IF: 1.09) (ISSN: 0049-4747)
  22. Khan,H. M., M. Ashraf, A. S. Hashmi, M. U. D. Ahmad and A. A. Anjum (2012). Clinical Assessment of Experimentally Induced Osteoarthritis rat Model in Relation to Time. J. of Animal and Plant Sciences, 22(4): 960-965.(IF: 0.638) (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  23. Shahzad, W, R. Munir, M. S. Khan, M. D. Ahmad, M. A. Khan, M. Ijaz, M. Shakil, M. Iqbal & R. Ahmad (2012). Characterization, Molecular Diagnosis and Prevalence of Caprine Mycoplasmosis in Different Areas of Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 44(2): 559-568.(IF: 0.309) (ISSN. 0030-9923)
  24. Fatima Z, M.A. Khan, M.D. Ahmad, A. Ahad, Z. Anwar, M.H. Mushtaq &A. Mahmood (2012). Lurking threat of bird flu from migratory and non migratory birds in and around Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan. African Journal of Biotechnology. 11(54) 11721-11723.(IF: 0.366) (ISSN: 1684–5315)
  25. Shahzad, W., R. Munir, M. S. Khan, M.D. Ahmad & M. Iqbal (2012) Molecular Diagnosis and Chemotherapy Of Trypanosoma Evansi in Nili-Ravi Buffaloes at District Okara (Pakistan). J. of Animal and Plant Sciences, 22(3 Suppl.):  212-216.(IF: 0.638) (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  26. Shafee, M., M. Rabbani, M.D. Ahmad, K. Muhammad, A. A. Sheikh, M, A Awan, & M. Z. Shabbir (2012) Seroprevalence of Bovine Brucellosis Using Indirect Elisa in Quetta Balochistan, Pakistan. J. of Animal and Plant Sciences, 22(3 Suppl.): 125-127.(IF: 0.638) (ISSN: 1018-7081)
  27. Akhtar, R., Y.O. He, C.B. Larson, Z.I. Chaudhary &M.D. Ahmad (2012). Differential Stimulatory Activities of Smooth and Rough Brucella abortus Lipopolysaccharide in Murine Macrophage. Pak. Vet. J., 32(3): 339-344. (IF: 1.365) (ISSN: 0253-8318)
  28. Islam, A.,A. Aslam, Z.I. Chaudhry, M.D. Ahmed, H.U. Rehman,K. Saeed & I. Ahmed (2011). Pathology of Mycoplasma gallisepticum in Naturally Infected Broilers and its Diagnosis through PCR. Int. J. Agric. Biol. 13(5):835-837 (IF:0.94). (ISSN:1814-9596)
  29. M.D. Ahmad, S. Zaman, M. H. Mushtaq, A. A. Anjum & M. Akram (2011). Comparative Pathogenicity of Liver Homogenate and Cell Culture Propagated Hydropericardium Syndrome Virus in Broiler Birds. Pak. Vet. J. 31(4): 321-326 (IF:1.255) (ISSN: 0253-8318).
  30. Ali, M.A., M.D. Ahmad, K. Muhammad & A.A. Anjum (2011). Prevalence of subclinical mastitis in dairy buffaloes of Punjab, Pakistan. The Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences, 21(3): 477-480. (IF: 0.585) (ISSNP 1018-7081)
  31. Shahzad, W.; R. Munir, M. S. Khan, M. D. Ahmad, M. Ijaz, A. Ahmad & M. Iqbal (2010). Prevalence and molecular diagnosis of Trypanosoma evansi in Nili-Ravi buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) in different districts of Punjab (Pakistan). Tropical Animal Health Prod. 42(8): 1597-1599. (IF: 1.115) (ISSN: 0049-4747)
  32. Mahmood, K.T., M. Ashraf, M.A. Jabbar &M.D. Ahmad (2009). Pharmacokinetics of Meloxicam in Healthy Buffaloes. Pakistan J. Zool. Suppl. Ser., No.9, PP. 161-166. (IF: 0.338) (ISSN. 0030-9923)
  33. Ahmad, M.D., M. Chaudhary, M.F. Rai, H.B. Rashid (2007). Evaluation of two vaccination schemes using live vaccines against Newcastle disease in chickens. Turkish Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences 31 (3): 165-169. (IF: 0.236)  (ISSN: 13036181-13000128)
  34. Ahmad, M.D. and G.W. Burgess (2001). Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies to fowl adenovirus. Avian Pathology 30(5):457-463. (IF: 1.655). (ISSN: 1465-3338)

 

Invited International / National Conferences Presentations / Abstracts:

  1. Ajmal, M., M. Arshad, M.D. Ahmad and M.A. Muneer (1988) Sero-epidemiological survey of Brucellosis in buffaloes. II World Buffalo Congress, India pp 325.
  2. Maqsood N., M.A. Sheikh, M.A. Muneer, M.D. Ahmad and A.R. Rizvi (1988) Epidemiological patterns of Brucellosis in buffaloes. II World Buffalo Congress, India pp 359.
  3. Ajmal, M., M. Arshad, M.D. Ahmad and A.R. Rizvi (1988) Epidemiology of important diseases of buffaloes in Pakistan. II World Buffalo Congress, India 326.
  4. Ahmad, M.D. (1992) Hydropericardium / Angara disease in Pakistan An-overview. Annual meeting of Australian Veterinary Poultry Association. (February 1992, Sydney, Australia).
  5. Ahmad M.D. and G.W. Burgess (1993) Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies produced to Fowl Adenovirus and Avian Adeno-associated virus. Poster Presented at World Veterinary Poultry Congress held in Aug. 16-19, 1993, Sydney, Australia.  No. 177
  6. Ahmad, M.D. (1994) Studies on Group I Avian adenoviruses associated with inclusion body hepatitis. Annual meeting of Australian Veterinary Poultry Association. (March 1994, Gold coast), Australia.
  7. Ahmad, K., Ahmad, M. D., and Khan, M. A. (1995) Prevalence, Control and antibiogram of E. coli in Poultry. National Seminar on Epidemiology of Livestock and Poultry Diseases, 19-20 January 1995 at College of Veterinary Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan. Pp-24.
  8. Ahmad, K., Ahmad, M.D. and Khan M. A. (1995) Occurrence and Economic losses due to Major Livestock diseases in various areas. Abstracts National Seminar on Epidemiology of Livestock and Poultry Diseases, 19-20 January 1995 at College of Veterinary Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan. Pp-18.
  9. Ahmad, K. and Ahmad, M.D. (1995) Angara disease (Hydropericardium Syndrome) aetiology and control - A review. National Seminar on Epidemiology of Livestock and Poultry Diseases, 19-20 January 1995 at College of Veterinary Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan. Pp-18.
  10. Ahmad, M.D., A. Rauf and Y. Mussaddeq (2003). Prevalence and Pathogenicity of Escherichia coli in broiler birds. 23rdPakistan Congress of Zoology (International) March 5, University of Arid agriculture Rawalpindi.
  11. Ahmad, M.D.; M. Chaudhry & B. Mahmood (2004) Molecular characterization of Fowl adenovirus causing Hydropericardium syndrome. 1st National Conference on Agricultural Biotechnology, Organised by National Commission on Biotechnology, Ministry of science & technology.  Green Retreat Hotel Nathiagali, Aug. 16-18, Pakistan. Pp:82
  12. Hussain S.A., M.A. Muneer, M.D. Ahmad, M. Rabbani and A. Maqbool (2005) Isolation and biological characterization of Avian Influenza virus in Pakistan. Influenza viruses in a Global Context May 26-28, 2005, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universitat Berlin,Germany.
  13. M. Chaudhry, H.B. Rashid and M.D. Ahmad (2005) Identification and prevalence of Salmonella typhimurium in poultry meat at first poultry processing plant in Pakistan. Turkey.
  14. Ahmad, M.D., M. Chaudhry, M.F. Rai, and H.B. Rashid (2006) Evaluation of two vaccination schemes using live vaccines against Newcastle disease in chicken. 34thPakistan (SAARC) Countries Science Conference, Univ. of Vet.& Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan Feb. 20-22p.29.
  15. Ijaz, T; M.A. khan; M.D. Ahmad; M.K. Shahzad, S. Ijaz; M. Imran; N. Ijaz (2008) Antimicrobial activity of twenty antibiotics against common pathogens associated with hospital-acquired infections. International society for Infectious Diseases.
  16. Ahmad, M.D.; S. Zaman; A. Anjum,; M.K. Shahzad (2008) Comparative study of factors effecting pathogenicity of Hydropericardium virus a type of Fowl adenovirus group-I. (Poster presented) at ASM 1st International ASM conference in Beijing, April 6-10. p48.
  17. M. A. Ali, M. D. Ahmad, K. Muhammad, A. A. Anjum, H. M. Khan & S. Abbas (2012) Protein profiling of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus isolates from human skin at 1st National Symposium on “New Horizons of Microbiology” 7th& 8th Nov. 2012, Federal Urdu University, Karachi
  18. Ahmad, M. D, A. Khan, M. H. Mushtaq, M. Chaudhry, M. Nisar, A. W. Khan. (2015) The impact of climate change on incidence of livestock infectious diseases in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan at “VIII Asian Buffalo Congress 2015” 21-25 April. 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
  19. H. Abid; M. H. Mushtaq, M.D. Ahmad, M. S. Khan, T. Hussain, M.Reichel. (2015) Sequencing Analysis of Virulent Gene fibronectin binding protein A (fnba) of Staphylococcus auresu isolated from River Buffaloes in Pakistan at “VIII Asian Buffalo Congress 2015” 21-25 April. 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
  20. Nisar, M.; M.D. Ahmad, M.H. Mushtaq, S. Waseem, M.S. Goyal (2015). Molecular detection and antimicrobial resistance pattern of Campylobacter species isolated from retail meat shops in Lahore, Pakistan (Poster presented). 18th international workshop Campylobacter, Helicobacter & Related Organisms (CHRO), 1-5 November, 2015. Rotorua, New Zealand. 
  21. Altaf, A.; M. Chaudhry, H.B. Rashid, M.D.Ahmad, and M.H. Mushtaq (2016). Active surveillance of wild birds for Avian Influenza in the wetlands of Jammu and Kashmir. 2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-031.
  22. Zafar, M.S.; M.D. Ahmad, M.H. Mushtaq, I. Khattak and M. Nisar (2016). Detection of campylobacter species in feces of various domestic animals in Lahore, Pakistan. 2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-045.
  23. Ahmad, M.D.; M. S. Zafar, M.H. Mushtaq, M. Chaudhry, and M. Nisar (2016).Fecal shedding of campylobacter in pet animals and its potential as zoonotic pathogen.  2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-046.
  24. Ahmad, M.D.; M. Raashed, M.H. Mushtaq, K. Muhammad, andI. Khan (2016). Seroprevalence and risk factors for brucellosis at organized dairy farms of Punjab, Pakistan. 2nd International conference on Zoonoses- 2016, October 20-21, 2016. Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. ICZ-2016-065.

 

 

 

 

Training Courses:

  • Participation in ORIC Conference Policies for Encouraging Problem Solving Research in Universities on 05th March 2015 at Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industries.
  • A Lecture “Anti-microbial resistance-an emerging issue” delivered the seminar on “Zoonotic Diseases of Pets & Human Health” 20th April 2016, Organized by University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore.
  • Participation 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
  • Certificate of Participation “Entrepreneurship and Business Acceleration Program” at Royal Palm Golf & country club, Lahore on Dec. 17-18, 2012.
  • Certificate of Participation “Knowledge Exchange Master classes on Public & Community Engagement organized by British Council in Collaboration with National Co-coordinating Centre for Public Engagement (NCCPE)” UK on 25-28 June, 2012.
  • “Staff Development Course” December 15 to January 25, 2007. Held at University of Veterinary and Animal sciences, Lahore.
  • Training on “Molecular Diagnosis of Rinder Pest & Other Morbilliviruses” National Institute for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (NIBGE), Faisalabad, Pakistan (Feb. 3-7, 2003)
  • Training on “Management of Laboratory Animals” International Red Cross Society, National Institute of Health, Islamabad (May 22-30, 2000).
  • Postgraduate training course on Nuclear and Other Advanced Techniques in Agricultural Biological Research.” November 4-18, 1984.

Training Courses:

  • Postgraduate training course on Nuclear and Other Advanced Techniques in Agricultural Biological Research.” November 4-18, 1984.
  • Training on “Management of Laboratory Animals” International Red Cross Society, National Institute of Health, Islamabad (May 22-30, 2000).
  • Training on “Molecular Diagnosis of Rinderpest & Other  Morbilli viruses” National Institute for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (NIBGE), Faisalabad, Pakistan (Feb. 3-7, 2003)
  • “Staff Development Course” December 15 to January 25, 2007. Held at University of Veterinary and Animal sciences, Lahore.

Workshop / Conferences Attended:

  • Attended the “Drafting Patent Applications” (2013) ORIC, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad
  • Attended the training in the Pakistan AVMA Tour held January 26- February 7, 2014. Sponsored by the USDA Cochran Fellowship program and conducted by the University of California, Davis, U.S.A.
  • For Participation in International Conference & Expo 2014 “Recent Developments in Human Nutrition” on 19-20 March, 2014 at Pearl Continental Hotel, Lahore.
  • Attended the two day training on “Punjab Procurement rules” University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences,   Lahore (2014)
  • Three presentations Participated 8th Asia Buffalo Congress held in Istanbul, Turkey. 21-25 April, 2015.
  • Participated 8th Asia Buffalo Congress held in Istanbul, Turkey between 21-25 April 2015.
  • Attended the International Symposium on Dairy Animal Reproduction (ISDAR 2015) March 30-31, 2015, Organized by University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore and Society for Animal Reproduction of Pakistan.
  • The 10th World Buffalo Congress, The 7th Asian Buffalo Congress, “Green Production against Global Warming” May-6-8, 2013 Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort and Spa. Phuket, Thailand.
  • Conference on “Entrepreneurship & Business Acceleration Program” December 17-18, 2012. Organized by Enterprise Forum Pakistan at The Royal Palm Golf & Country Club, Lahore.
  • Workshop on “Leading Transformational Change” May 13-14, 2009, Organized by Higher education Commission.
  • Workshop of Amendments in draft laws of SPCA on Wednesday 18th March 2009, UVAS, Lahore.
  • National Conference On Prion Diseases: A Threat To Livestock And Humans In Pakistan Organized by Department of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, UVAS, Lahore (May 20, 2008)
  • Biochemical Engineering and Fermenter Applications Held at Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of the Punjab on 19th August, 2006. Organized jointly by Institute Of Biochemistry And Biotechnology and Bioengineering Switzerland.
  • “National Workshop on Livestock Legislation Review” Held on 24th November 2005 at Peshawar.
  • National Seminar on Epidemiology of Livestock and Poultry Diseases College of Veterinary Sciences, Lahore-Pakistan Organized By: PARC National Coordinated Research Project on Epidemiology of Major Livestock Diseases in Pakistan. (19-20 January 1995)