MS, M.Phil., Ph.D.
Dr. Waheed received her doctorate in Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, from the Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, and completed her research fellowships in molecular therapeutics, at the National Institutes of Health, USA, and the Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Canada. She has also obtained medical education and management certificates from Penn State, Stanford and Harvard universities.
Prior to joining Saba, Dr. Waheed held senior academic positions at several institutions and has taught Biochemistry, Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics, Pharmacology, Immunology and Virology, at undergraduate and post-graduate levels. Additionally, Dr. Waheed has served as research consultant and academic advisor for various international organizations across the World.
Dr. Waheed has wide ranging research interests and has mentored numerous scholars in medical and pharmaceutical fields. She has published several articles in high ranking journals, and presented her research findings at prestigious medical research conferences and workshops, including the ones organized by the American Cancer Society, Drug Information Association, American Society for Microbiology, Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Scientists, and COMSTECH. She has also been serving as an editorial board member of numerous medical research journals.
In her free time, Dr. Waheed likes to travel and explore Nature, for medicinal plants.