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Gulbeena Saleem

DVM, M.Sc. (Hons) PhD (UK)
Assistant Professor

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E-mail:   gulbeena.saleem@uvas.edu.pk

Biography

Dr. Gulbeena Saleem is working as assistant professor in department of pathology, UVAS, Lahore. She took up as a young undergraduate at the College of Veterinary Sciences, Lahore and stayed on there until she completed her M.Sc (Hons) in Pathology in 2000. She then moved on to University of Glasgow, UK, where she completed her PhD in 2013 on “Necrotic enteritis, disease induction, predisposing factors and novel biochemical markers in broiler chickens ״ . Currently, being an Assistant Professor, she is involved in extensive teaching and supervision of postgraduate student’s for their dissertation projects in the Department of Pathology.

Areas of interests

My research interests relate to infectious diseases, gut health, gene expression, molecular markers and nutrtrtional strategies to enhance performance.

Publications

  1. Co- author of Manual of food borne diseases in Pakistan. (2014). Pak Book Corporation, Lahore, Pakistan.
  2. Co- author of Manual of Veterinary Systemic Pathology. (2003). Maktaba-E-Danishwaran Publications, Lahore.
  3. Co- author of Manual of Veterinary General Pathology. (2002). Maktaba- E-Danishwaran Publications, Lahore.

 

  1. Aslam, A. A, Jamal, S. A. Khan, H.U. Rehman and G. Saleem (2005) Effect of stress following vaccination (Avinew) against Newcastle Disease in broilers. J. Anim. Pl. Sci. (3-4):56-59.
  2. M. Asim, R. Manzoor, G. Saleem ,S. Naseer, and A. Hussain (2005) Comparative sensitivity of different tests to determine antibody response against infectious bursal disease (IBD)hot/ intermediate plus and mild strains. Pak. J.Vet.Res,2(1) :18-2.
  3. Mushtaq, F., S. A. Khan, A. Aslam, K. Saeed, G. Saleem (2003) Effect of immunostimulants on broilers suffering from infectious bursal disease. Pakistan Vet. J., 23(1): 36-40.
  4. Salam, R., A. Aslam, S.A. Khan, K. Saeed and G. Saleem (2003) Effect of different routes of vaccination against Newcastle disease on lymphoid organs of broilers. Pakistan Vet. J., 23(2): 78-83.
  5. Saleem, G., S.A. Khan, A. Aslam and S. Akhtar (2002) Studies on stress induced effects in broilers following vaccination (Hydro-poultry) against hydropericardium syndrome. Science International, 14(1): 55-58.
  6. Aslam, A., S. I. Syed, S. A. Khan, G. Saleem and S. Akhtar. (2002) Studies on stress induced effects in broilers following vaccination (Nobilis Ma5-Clone 30) against Infectious Bronchitis and Newcastle disease. Sci. intl. 15(4): 365-368.

Scientific /Extension papers:

  1. Saleem, G., S.A. Khan & A. Aslam (2001) Control measures for hydropericardium syndrome in poultry. Agro Veterinary News, Vol. 12(10): 10.
  2. Saleem, G., S.A. Khan & A. Aslam (2001) Angara disease in poultry. The Veterinarian International, August 2001.
  3. Saleem, G., S.A. Khan & J. S. Yousafi (2002) Summer diseases of poultry. Agro Veterinary News, Vol. 14(5): 6&13.
  4. Saleem, G., S.A. Khan & J. S. Yousafi (2002). Diagnosis of bacterial diseases in poultry. Agro Veterinary News, 14(3): 14.
  5. Saleem, G., R. Akhtar and N. Mumtaz (2005). Recent out breaks of Newcastle Disease. Agro Veterinary News, Vol. 17(17): 10.
  1. G, Saleem, N. Sparks, J. Houdijk and V. Pirgozliev (2012). Interactive effects of diet composition and litter quality on growth performance and incidence of sub-clinical necrotic enteritis in broiler chickens. Proceedings of World Poultry Science Association (UK Branch), pp. 06, Nottingham, UK.
  2. G, Saleem, N. Sparks, J. Houdijk and V. Pirgozliev (2012) Effect of canola meal and litter condition on gut health. Proceedings of World Poultry Science Association (UK Branch), pp14, Nottingham, UK.
  3. G, Saleem, N. Sparks, J. Houdijk and V. Pirgozliev (2011) Experimental induction of sub-clinical necrotic enteritis in broiler chickens. British Poultry Abstracts pp 58, Vol 7, Number 1, august, 2011.
  4. G, Saleem, N. Sparks, J. Houdijk and V. Pirgozliev (2011) Proliferation of Clostridium perfringens on in vitro digested poultry feed with and without fish meal. Proceedings of 18th European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition, Turkey.
  5. G, Saleem, N. Sparks, J. Houdijk, T. Acamovic and V. Pirgozliev (2011) Does feed withdrawal assist experimental induction of sub-clinical necrotic enteritis in broiler chickens? British poultry abstracts pp 4, Vol 7, Number 1, august, 2011.
  6. G, Saleem, N. Sparks, V. Pirgozliev, T. Acamovic, J. Houdijk, J. Wiseman, A. Peron, J. Snape (2010) “Effect of wheat cultivar, type and xylanase supplementation on growth performance and gut microflora of broilers” Book of Abstracts, XIIIth European Poultry Conference, pp 375.

 

Graduate Student Supervision

Supervised:

  • 2 MPhil students as Supervisor
  • 4 MPhil students as Major Member

Under Supervision:

  • 1PhD students as Supervisor
  • 2 MPhil students as Supervisor
  • 2 MPhil students as Major Member                        

TRAINIGS / Conferences/ Seminars attended (Selected)

  • Second National Conference, Pakistan Association of medical Editors, University of Health Sciences, Lahore. April 26-27, 2014.
  • Project Formulation Workshop ״ held by Pakistan Science foundation in collaboration with UVAS, held o March 27-28, 2014 at UVAS, Lahore.
  • International Conference and Expo 2014, Recent developments in human nutrition on 19-20 March 2014 at PC, Lahore.
  • International workshop on Bio-safety, 18- 20 Dec 2014
  • In-service Competency Enhancement Training for Teachers, 1-5th July 2013, UVAS, Lahore.
  • Tuberculosis a zoonosis 16th April 2013, UVAS, Lahore.
  • World Poultry Science Association (UK) Annual Meeting 24th – 25th April 2012, Nottingham, UK.
  • 30th Poultry Science Symposium 7th-9th September 2011 Glasgow, UK.
  • 18th European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition, 31 October- 04 November, 2011 Çeşme-Izmir-Turkey.
  • World Poultry Science Association (UK) Annual Meeting 4th  – 5th  April 2011, Nottingham, UK
  • XIIIth European Poultry Conference, Tours, France, 23-27th August 2010.
  • World Poultry Science Association (UK) Annual Meeting 31st March – 1st April 2009, Southport UK
  • XXIII World’s Poultry Science Congress, Brisbane, Australia, 30 June- 4 July 2008.
  • “Education for wildlife sustainability”. International conference & training workshop for natural Photography & GIS,30-31st January 2008.
  • 34th Pakistan (SAARC) Countries Science Conference, UVAS, Lahore February, 20th -22nd, 2006.
  • 14th Asian Common Wealth Veterinary Association Conference Lahore, September 21st -23rd, 2005.

HONOURS AND DISTINCTIONS:

  • Highly commended for the British Council’s International student Shine Awards (2011)
  • Awarded best theatre presentation at SAC Post-Graduate Conference (2011)
  • Selected to represent SAC at the inter-institute PhD competition, UK (2011)
  • Won travel grant from WPSA to attend European Poultry Conference, Turkey, 2011
  • Selected for the Youth Programme of the XIIIth European Poultry Conference, France, 2010.
  • Won Overseas Research Student Award (ORSAS), Scotland UK from university of Glasgow (2009).
  • Won travel grant from WPSA to attend XXIII World’s Poultry Congress, Brisbane, Australia, 30 June- 4 July 2008.
  • Selected for the Youth Programme of XXIII World’s Poultry Congress, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Won travel grant to attend XII European Poultry Conference, Verona, Italy. 2006.

 

 
Dr. Gulbeena Saleem