Dr. Mukhtar received United States Agency
for International Development Scholarship to complete his Ph.D. from the Drexel
University of Philadelphia, PA, USA. Additionally, the US government awarded him the
Outstanding Scientist (O-1) visa award during the years 1995 - 2006 for conducting
research, training students and young scientists pursuing their careers in medicine and
biomedical field in the USA.
Dr. Mukhtar’s scientific
research is reflected in the form of >100 research, review, book chapters, critiques and
general articles. Besides several others, his contributions have been recognized with
UNESCO Award, a recognition by Sigma Xi in the area of Science and Technology and a
most recent fellowship honor by the Pakistani Academy of Medical Sciences.
M.Phil. - Biochemistry
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan, 1986
M.Sc. - Biochemistry
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan, 1982