The 17th Biennial Conference of the Pakistan Physiological Society was held on 26 and 27 November 2021 at Al-Nafees Medical College & Hospital, Isra University, Islamabad Campus, Farash Town, Lehtrar Road, Islamabad. The Conference was preceded by Pre-Conference Workshops on 22-25 November 2021. The participants of the Conference have been awarded 10 CME Points for the Conference 2 CME Points for each Workshop. The Conference and Workshops were held online on Zoom and on campus.

General Body Meeting and Elections for the next session were held during the Conference in its Business Session. Prof. Brig. Mazhar Hussain, Prof. Mumtaz Ali Memon, and Prof. Zubia Razzaq were the members of the Election Commission. The election took place with consensus of all members and the results were announced by the Chairman Election Commission, Prof. Mazhar Hussain. The Oath was administered by Prof. Brig. Saadat Ali Khan.

Prof. Alamdar Hussain Shield, Cash Prizes and Certificates were awarded to top ranking Oral Presentations by Junior Faculty, and Attique Younas Memorial Shields to top ranking Oral presentations by undergraduate students. Cash Prize for the Best undergraduate poster presentation was withheld due to no undergraduate presenting any poster.

Following Office Bearers were elected for Session 2021-23


Prof. Umar Ali Khan,

Pro Vice Chancellor,

Isra University, Islamabad Campus, Islamabad.

Vice President North:

Prof. Salma Aslam Kundi,


Women Medical College, Abbottabad.

Vice President South:

Dr. Ayaz Samo,

Department of Physiology,

University of Sindh, Jamshoro.

General Secretary:

Prof Ghulam Mustafa Lodhi,


Al-Nafees Medical College, Islamabad.

Joint Secretary:

Dr. Arsalan Uquaili,

Department of Physiology,

Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro.


Prof. Rashid Mahmood,

Department of Physiology,

Rehman Medical College, Peshawar.


Prof. Waqas Hameed,

Department of Physiology,

Pak International Medical College, Peshawar.

Dr. Zunaira Hamayun,

Department of Physiology,

Multan Medical & Dental College, Multan.

Prof. Syed Tauseef Ahmed,

Department of Physiology,

Ziauddin University, Karachi

Prof. Zafar Hussain Tanveer,


CMH Quetta Medical College, Quetta.

Prof. Idrees Farooq Butt,

Department of Physiology,

Watim Medical College, Islamabad.

Dr. Hina Munir,

Department of Physiology,

AJK Medical College, Muzaffarabad.

SAAP-7 Vice Presidents:
Prof. Ghulam Rehmani Lakho,
Department of Physiology, Mekran Medical College, Turbat.
Prof. Samina Malik, 
Department of Physiology, UoL, Lahore.