Prof. Dr. Nighat Rukhsana
Category: September 11, 2015
Personal Information
Campus BUMDC  

prof Dr Nighat Rukhsana


Designation HOD
Name Prof. Dr. Nighat Rukhsana
E mail nighat.mannan@hot
Phone (Office Ext) 1056
Research Area
  • Neurophysiology
  • cardiovascular & Respiratory Physiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Renal Physiology



Number of Publications 14
Degree Passing Year Majors University
MBBS, M.Phil. & PhD Fellow(DUHS) 1979 MBBS& M.Phil in Physiology Karachi University


Teaching Experience
Designation From To Organization
Professor & HOD Physiology 15th May 2013 Till date BUMDC
Professor & Chairperson: (BPS-20) 29th September 2011 14th May 2013 DUHS
Assistant Professor: BPS-19  15th December 2006 29th September 2011 DUHS
Assistant Professor:


8th November,2006 14December,2006 DUHS
Assistant Professor:


17 August,2006 8th November,2006 SMC (DUHS)
Senior Lecturer: (BPS-18)  29th January, 2005  16th August, 2006 SMC (DUHS)
Deputed for MPhil course 20 August 2002 28th January 2005 (BMSI), JPMC Karachi
Senior Lecturer: (BPS-18) 20th May 1996 19 August  2002 SMC
Lecturer (BPS-17) 4th June 1981 19 May 1996 SMC
House Physician 29th June, 1980 28th December, 1980 Department of Medical Unit-1, Civil Hospital, Karachi
House Surgeon 17 December 1979 28th June 1980 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Unit-2, Civil Hospital, Karachi


1.       Influence of Anthropometric measurements on abnormal Gonadotropin Secretion in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.JCPSP,2014,Vol.24(7):467-471
2.       Electrodiagnostic study in healthy subjects and patients of motor neuropathy of upper & lower limbs;Pak J Physiol 2013;9(2):8-10
3.       Comparison of body weight, absolute and relative weight of pituitary gland in carbimazole And carbimazole plus thyroxin treated Male albino rats; Pakistan Journal of Pharmacology Vol.29, No.1, January 2012, pp.17-23
4.       Electro diagnostic study on carpal tunnel syndrome; Isra Medical Journal (IMJ), Issue-I January-April 2012


5.       Prevalence of elevated luteinizing hormone (LH) /Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) ratio in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) women among local population. JDUHS Volume 5, Issue 1; 2011. pp 17 – 20


6.       Awareness of immunization among students of nursing and medical technology. Medical Channel volume 16, No. 2; April 2010. pp. 199-201


7.        Induced changes in total leukocyte count and its sub-population in untrained subjects. Medical Channel volume 13, No. 3; 2007. pp. 7-10



8.       Study of Electrophysiological parameter in Healthy subjects and patients of motor mono neuropathy. Medical Channel Volume 13, No.I; 2007. pp. 59-63


9.       Iron status in pregnancy complicated with Pre-Eclampsia Medical Channel Volume 12, No.4; 2006. pp. 42-46


10.    In Haemoglobin, RBC Count, Red Cell indices and Reticulocyte count in response to different iron supplementation regimen during pregnancy. Medical Channel Volume 12, No.3; 2006. pp.7-10


11.   Assessment of Homocystein level in Pre-Eclampsia Medical Channel Volume 12, No.2; 2006. pp. 16-1


12.   M.Phil Thesis Dec 2004

Changes in hematological parameters and serum ferritin in response to varying doses of iron supplement in pregnant anemic women in local population.



13.   Oral paper presentation / poster presentation in 3rd Biennial Intentional Physiology Conference at South Asian Association of Physiologist (SAAP), Colombo, Sri Lanka.


14.   43rd Annual symposium, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center Karachi Paper Presentation and active participation in the scientific session


15.   PhD research work on Neurophysiology at Genetic Level(in process)