Prof. Yasmeen Taj
Category: November 8, 2016
Campus Bahria University Medical & Dental College, karachi


Department Pathology
Designation Senior Professor & HOD
Name Prof. Yasmeen Taj
Phone (Office Ext) 021-35319491-9 (1042)
Research Area Drug Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
Number of publication 19
Degree Passing Year Majors University
Ph.D (Microbiology) 2012 University Of Karachi
M. Phil (Microbiology 1991 BMSI , JPMC
MBBS 1980 Dow Medical College
Diploma (Medical Transcription),
Diploma Arabic language 1997
Designation From To Organization
Professor 1st April 2016 Till to date Bahria University Medical & Dental College
Professor 20th April 2015 28 Mar 2016 Sindh Medical College
Professor 27th May 2012 20th April 2015 Dow Medical College
Associate Professor May 2005 May 2012 Dow Medical College
Assistant Professor Feb 1998 Feb 2015 Dow Medical College
Assistant Professor Oct 1992 Jan 1998 Sindh Medical College
Service Candidate July 1988 July 1991 BMSCI JPMC
Demonstrator Sep 1987 July 1998 Sindh Medical College
Demonstrator Aug 1985 Sep 1987 Dow Medical College
Demonstrator Jan 1982 March 1983 Dow Medical College
 1. “ Research Productivity; Evaluation among faculty members at Dow University of Health Sciences Karachi”. The Professional Vol.22 No. 3,  March 2015
 2. “Emergence of community-acquired Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carrying Panton-Valentine Leukocidin genes in Karachi” Medical Channel. Vol. 20(3): 41-45.2014
 3. “Study on Alternative Therapeutic Agents on Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus from Clinical & Environmental Isolates” Medical Forum.2014,Vol.25(4).2014
 4. “Detection of genes for Superantigen Toxins in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates in Karachi” Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan, 2014, Vol.24(2): 101-105.
 5. “Sensitivity and specificity of phenotypic and genotypic tests for detection of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical isolates” Medical Forum. Vol. 24, No. 10. 2013
 6. “In-house enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay based on Helicobacter pylori sonicate whole cell antigen for diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori Infection in Karachi, Pakistan” International Journal of Microbiology & Advanced Immunology (IJMAI). Vol. 1 No.4. 2013
 7. “Prevalence of cutaneous leishmaniasis in urban and semi-urban areas of Karachi” Medical Forum Vol. 24, No. 5. May, 2013.
 8. “Frequency of endometrial hyperplasia and endometrial cancer in women from different hospitals of Karachi” Medical Forum Vol. 24, No. 5. May, 2013.
 9. “Sensitivity and specificity of rapid clinical diagnostic test for bacterial vaginosis and its analytical value” Sep-Dec, 2012.
 10. “Study on Biofilm properties of Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates by conventional methods and through Scanning Electron Microscopy” Journal of Infectious Diseases in Developing Countries, 2012; 5(6):403-409.
 11. “Temporal Expression Of Extracellular Products Of Staphylococcus Aureus In Vivo Mouse Cage Model” Journal of Pakistan Medical Association, April, 2012.
 12. “Warm autoimmune Hemolytic anemia and autoimmune hepatitis in an asymptomatic carrier of hepatitis B virus” Journal of Pakistan Medical Association, May, 2011.
 13. “Current Pattern of Bloodstream infections in a tertiary care hospital of Karachi and clinical significance of Postive Blood cultures” Journal of Dow University of Health Sciences, Jan-April, 2010.
 14. “Current Pattern of antibiotic resistance in Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates and the emergence of vancomycin resistance” Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan, November, 2010.
 15. “Role of indirect Haemagglutination Test for the diagnosis of Amoebic Liver abcess” Medical Channel, June, 2007.
 16. “Sensitivity and Specificity of Diagnostic Tests in Helicobacter Pylori” Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan, Feb. 2003
 17. “Etiologic agents of dysentery in children under five years” Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan, December, 2000.
 18. “Pathological analysis of 546 cases of chronic otitis media” Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan, January, 2000.
 19. “Carriers of Salmonella in Gall Bladder Disease” Pakistan Post-graduate Medical Journal, 1993