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6th International Conference on “Current Approaches and Emerging Trends for the Development and Discovery of Drugs”

Current Approaches and Emerging Trends for the Development and Discovery of Drugs

Registration Deadline: 15 November 2019

Student Registration Fee: Rs. 3000/-

Faculty Registration Fee: Rs. 5000/-

Abstracts will be received at:

Conference date: November 29-30, 2019

Topic Coverage:

  • Medicinal chemistry
  • Anticancer and anti-diabetic drug discovery
  • Drug repurposing
  • Structural and functional genomics
  • Food and drug administration
  • Combination therapy
  • Islets of Langerhans and β-cell pathophysiology
  • Nano formulation for the improvement of drug delivery
  • Cell culture engineering & PCR applications
  • Recent advances in recombinant DNA technologies
  • Biotechnology and applied microbiology
  • Chemical and electrical signaling in neurobiology
  • Computational drug discovery
  • Bioactive natural product research and plant biochemistry
  • Stem cell research and its applications
  • Molecular biological techniques
  • Gene expression and regulation
  • Chemoinformatics
  • Bioinformatics, converting data to knowledge
  • Pharmacological and toxicological studies
  • Computational approaches for synthesis and modeling of small molecules & pharmacokinetics and dynamics

International Invited Speakers:

  • Prof. Dr. Christa. E. Müller, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Athar Ata, Canada
  • Prof. Dr. Osman Mirza, Denmark
  • Prof. Dr. Zahid H. Siddiq, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Langer, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Claus Jacob, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Eric D. Walters, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Ali Khademhosseini, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Edda Tobaish, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bajorath, Germany
  • Prof. Jean Sévigny, Canada
  • Prof. Dr. Jamshed Anwar, UK
  • Dr. Joanna Lecka, Canada
  • Dr. Kasra Esfahani, Iran
  • Prof. Dr. Mohammad Irfan, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Fuli Li, China
  • Dr. Jade Forwood, Australia
  • Dr. Imran H. Khan, USA
  • Prof. Zeng yi Chang, China

National Invited Speakers:

  • Prof. Dr. Iqbal Chaudhary, H.E.J. Karachi
  • Prof. Dr. G. A. Miana, Riphah International
  • Prof. Dr. Masoom Yasinzai, IIU, Islamabad
  • Prof. Dr. Aamer Saeed, QAU, Islamabad
  • Prof. Dr. Shahid Hameed, QAU, Islamabad
  • Prof. Dr. Naveed Akhtar, IUB, Bahawalpur
  • Prof. Dr. Muhammad Jamshaid, UCP, Lahore
  • Prof. Dr. Sajid Bashir, UOS, Sargodha
  • Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, IUB, Bawalpur
  • Dr. Kamran Azeem, H.E.J. Karachi
  • Dr. Irshad Hussain, LUMS, Lahore
  • Dr. Arif Ali Chisti, KIBGE, Karachi
  • Dr. Syed Shahzad ul Hassan, LUMS, Lahore
  • Dr. Muhammad Saeed, University of Peshawar
  • Dr. Mariya Al Rashida, FCU, Lahore
  • Dr. Rehman Shahzeb Saleem, LUMS, Lahore
  • Dr. Abdul Hameed, HEJ, Karachi
  • Dr. Syed Saeed ul Hassan, UOL, Lahore
  • Dr. Nadeem Irfan Bukhari, Punjab University
  • Dr. Amir Faisal, LUMS, Lahore
  • Dr. Idrees Ahmad Nasir, CEMB, Lahore
  • Dr. Nadeem Sheikh, CAMB, Lahore
  • Dr. Tayyeb Husain, CEMB, Lahore

For further information:

Centre for Advanced Drug Research COMSATS University Islamabad, Abbottabad Campus

Prof. Dr. Jamshed Iqbal (Tamgha-i-Imtiaz) Head, Centre for Advanced Drug Research (CADR)

University Road, Abbottabad


0992-383591-6 Ext: 306

Cell:  0336-5101651, 0331-8217242



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