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Profile

Dr Huma Qureshi
Advisor to the Federal Health Minister, Pakistan & Former Executive Director, Pakistan Medical Research Council, Islamabad

  • Dr. Huma Qureshi is a gastroenterologist and was the Executive Director, Pakistan Medial Research Council, Islamabad 

  • Conducted the land mark survey on the “Prevalence of Hepatitis B and C in General Population of Pakistan”. The survey has put Pakistan as the 2nd highest HCV prevalence country in the world. 

  • She is the focal point for viral hepatitis for the government of Pakistan.

  • Dr. Huma Qureshi has developed the National Hepatitis Strategic Framework 2017-21 for Pakistan

  • Member of the WHO’s viral hepatitis testing and treatment guidelines

  •  Dr. Huma Qureshi was decorated by the Government of Pakistan with a civil award Tamgha-e-Imtiaz . 

  • The Royal College of Physicians, Ireland awarded honorary Fellowship (FRCP) .