Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saeed Anwar


Born on 19th Jan 1957 at Hafizabad (Punjab), Pakistan. Passed higher school in 1972 and Intermediate in 1974. Passed MBBS examination in 1981 from King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Diploma in Clinical Pathology in 1986 and M Phil Microbiology in 1988 from Postgraduate Medical Institute, Lahore.

After graduation has been serving in various prestigious teaching institutions of Punjab in different positions. Started career in Pathology as demonstrator in Pathology department of KEMC (University) in 1983. Then went to postgraduate medical institute, Lahore for M Phil Microbiology. After completion of M Phil got selected as assistant professor microbiology and served at postgraduate medical institute from 1992 to 2004. Here, I was involved in teaching and training of Postgraduate Medical Students of different Clinical Diploma and M. Phil Degrees in the subject of Microbiology. At the same time, supervised a number of research projects of different postgraduate medical students leading to M. Phil Microbiology degree.

Then worked as assistant professor Microbiology at SIMS from 2004 to 2006.  Here main job was teaching MBBS students. Got promotion to post of associate professor worked in pathology department from 2006 to 2012. Ten got promoted  as professor of pathology and worked at Dera Ghazi Khan Medical College from 2012 to 2013.

Since 2013 has been working at CMH Lahore Medical College, Lahore as professor of Microbiology. Presently working as Professor of Pathology at CMH Lahore Medical College, Lahore and involved in teaching subject of Microbiology ( including General Bacteriology; Special Bacteriology; Immunology; Parasitology; Virology; Mycology) and Pathology to undergraduate MBBS medical students and BS (Honors) Nursing students.

During all this period has been Examiner and paper setter for different under & postgraduate examinations at National University of Medical Sciences, Rawalpindi and University of Health Sciences, Lahore. Has more than 75 research articles and attended more than 50 workshops/conferences/seminars. Reviewer to JCPSP, Biomedica and Life and Science Journal. Member National Academy of Medical Sciences, Life Member Pakistan Association Pathologists (PAP),Member Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Society (MMIDS)

  1. Anwar MS, Bokhari SR, Rashid SA. A seroepidemiological study of Hepatitis B Virus infection in general population. Biomedica 1992;8(1):1-8.
  2. Anwar MS, Bokhari SR, Rashid SA. A seroepidemiological study on Hepatitis B Virus infection in Health care personnel. Pak Postgraduate Med J 1992;3(3-4):123-30
  3. Anwar MS, Rashid SA, Bokhari SR. Hepatitis B Virus infection in Prostitute and homosexuals. Pak J Health 1992;29(1-4):5-8.
  4. Khurshid N, Jafferi RH, Tayyib M, Anwar MS, Hussain SS. Prevalence of significant bacteriuria during the last trimester of pregnancy. Pak J Health 1992;29(1-4):13-16.
  5. Anwar MS, Bokhari SR, Rashid SA. A seroepidemiological study of Hepatitis B Virus infection in blood donors. Pak Postgraduate Med J 1993;4(4):241-46.
  6. Masoumi JP, Anwar MS, Bokhari SR. Rota virus diarrhea in infants in relation to age and mode of feeding. Pak Postgraduate Med J 1994;5(4):25-30.
  7. Anwar MS, Rashid SA, Bokhari SR. Hepatitis B Virus infection in Institutionalized psychiatrics. Biomedica 1994;10(1):6-10.
  8. Masoumi JP, Anwar MS, Bokhari SR. Intestinal colonization of bacterial flora in Home-delivered Pakistani neonates. Pak Postgraduate Med J 1995;6(!):41-46.
  9. Masoumi JP, Anwar MS, Bokhari SR. Clinical features of infantile diarrhea associated with single or multiple enteric pathogens. JPMA 1995;45(10):266-68.
  10. Masoumi JP, Anwar MS. Infantile diarrhoea associated with potential pathogens. Pak Paed J 1995;19(4):133-40.
  11. Hussain R, Chaudrhy NA, Anwar MS, Khan SA, Munir M, Tayyib M. Evaluation of dipstrips, direct Gram stain and pyuria as screening tests for the detection of bacteriuria. JPMA 1996;46(2):38-40.
  12. Jafferi G, Hussain W, Anwar MS, Tayyib M, Maqbool S, Chaudrhy NA. Serodiagnosis of acute viral hepatitis in children. Pak Paed J 1996;20(1):17-20.
  13. Ahmad I, Anwar MS, Tehsin-ul-Hasan, Hameed A, Hussain R, Mahmood M. Bacteriology of the tonsil core in recurrent tonsillitis in children. Pak Paed J 1996;20(2):63-65.
  14. Raza MI, Hussain SM, Anwar MS. Chronic viral hepatitis: Factors influencing response to alpha interferon therapy. JCPSP 1996;6(4):223-28.
  15. Jafferi G, Anwar MS, Hussain W, Tayyib M, Chaudrhy NA. Serodiagnosis of viral hepatitis E by exclusion of other acute viral hepatitis (AVH) markers. Pak J Pathol 1996;7(1):15-19.
  16. Ahmad I, Anwar MS, Naeem K, Iqbal J, Hussain MA. Surface vs Core tonsillar aerobic and anaerobic flora in recurrent tonsillitis. Pak Paed J 1998;22(4):185-88.
  17. Anwar MS, Jafferi G, Rasheed SA. Serological screening of female prostitutes for anti-HIV and Hepatitis B Surface Antigen. Pak J Health 1998;35(3-4):69-73.
  18. Anwar MS, Chaudrhy NA, Tayyib M. Bacteriological quality of drinking water in Punjab: Evaluation of H2S strip test. JPMA 1999;49(10):237-40.
  19. Anwar MS, Bokhari SR, Bokhari SR. Prevalence of anti-HCV antibodies in patients with suspected liver disease. Biomedica 1999;15(2):80-84.
  20. Tayyib M, Kalyar MY, Anwar MS, Ditta A, Chaudrhy NA. Semen analysis in fertile and infertile male subjects. JAMC 1999;11(2):42-46.
  21. Parvez T, Anwar MS. Evaluation of serum calcium levels in patients with malignancies. JAMC 1999;11(2):35-36.
  22. Tayyib M, Malik PA, Anwar MS, Chaudrhy NA. Analysis of serum IgE levels in patients with allergic and vasomotor rhinitis. Pak J Health 1999;36(3-4):91-93.
  23. Latif S, Anwar MS, Chaudrhy NA. Susceptibility pattern of nosocomial Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates to Vancomycin and other anti-staphylococcal antibiotics. Biomedica 2000;16(1):32-35.
  24. Latif S, Chaudrhy NA, Anwar MS, Jafferi G. Incidence of Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Lahore. Annals of KEMC 2000;6(1):84-87.
  25. Latif S, Anwar MS, Chaudrhy NA, Tayyib M. The effect of variable incubation temperatures salt concentration on susceptibility testing of MRSA. Annals of KEMC 2000;6(2):146-9.
  26. Sultana Q, Chaudrhy NA, Anwar MS, Munir M, Tayyib M. Association of antibiotics with diarrhea and Clostridium difficile infection. Biomedica 2000;16(2):54-59.
  27. Sultana Q, Chaudrhy NA, Munir M, Anwar MS, Tayyib M. Diagnosis of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea: Culture versus toxin assay. JPMA 2000;50(8):246-49.
  28. Tayyib M, Anwar MS, Hashmi IQJ. Poliomyelitis: A review. JAMC 2000;12(2):35-39.
  29. Sultana Q, Chaudrhy NA, Anwar MS, Munir M, Tayyib M. Role of Clostridium difficile in antibiotic associated diarrhea. JCPSP 2000;10(3):98-100.
  30. Parvez T, Anwar MS. Diagnostic value of different tumor markers, our experience. JCPSP 2000;10(11):418-20.
  31. Latif S, Anwar MS, Jafferi G, Rashid SA. Evaluation of slide coagulase test for identification of Staphylococcus aureus. JCPSP 2001;11(3):164-66.
  32. Parvez T, Anwar MS. Knowledge, attitude and preventive practices for breast cancer. JCPSP 2001;11(6):363-66.
  33. Parvez T, Anwar MS. Diagnostic value of alpha fetoprotein in liver cancer. JCPSP 2001;11(7):431-33.
  34. Sattar A, Tayyib M, Ditta A, Anwar MS, Butt SJ, Chaudrhy NA . A comparative study of cardiac markers in patients with acute chest pain. Medical Forum 2001;12(1):1-3.
  35. Anwar MS, Alvi FM, Amjad M. Anti-HCV antibodies and Hepatitis B Surface Antigen: Prevalence among rural population of Punjab. The Professional 2001;8(3):326-32.
  36. Parvez T, Anwar MS. Association of social class in HBsAg and hepatocellular carcinoma. JCPSP 2001;11(11):669-71.
  37. Azhar A, Chaudrhy NA, Anwar MS. Frequency and pattern of pulmonary fungal infections in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. Annals of KEMC 2001;7(4):284-87.
  38. Shah SS, Khan SA, Tayyib M, Chaudrhy NA, Anwar MS. Epithelial changes in tracheobronchial tree of smokers: Relation to residence, occupation and pack year. Pak J Pathol 2001;12(2):10-13.
  39. Anwar MS, Bokhari SR. Environmental allergens in patients with allergic rhinitis. JCPSP 2002;12(1):36-39.
  40. Parvez T, Anwar MS, Pervaiz K. Factors affecting print media coverage of promotional health messages, JCPSP 2002;12(2):118-121.
  41. Anwar MS, Bokhari SR. Antimicrobial resistance of community and hospital acquired Staphylococcus aureus isolates to Oxacillin and Glycopeptides. JCPSP 2003;13(1):33-36.
  42. Pervez T, Gumgumji AA, Anwar MS, Al-Ahmad SS. Awareness about causes of gastrointestinal tract (GIT) malignancies. JCPSP 2004;14:98-101.
  43. Anwar MS, Chaudrhy NA, Tayyib M. Qualitative assessment of bacteriological quality and chlorination status of drinking water in Lahore. JCPSP 2004;14:157-60.
  44. Rashid K, Rehman KU, Anwar MS, Qureshi A, Basharat RA. Insulin requirement in diabetic patients with chronic renal disease due to diabetic nephropathy(DN). Biomedica 2004;20:79-84.
  45. Anwar MS, Munir M, Javed I, Tayyib M, Caudhry, Zubair m, Alam S, Sultan MA. Klebsiella pneumoniae outbreak in Neonatal ICU of Services Hospital, Lahore. Pak Paed J 2004;28(2):57-62.
  46. Jaffery G, Anwar MS, Hussain W, Maqbool S. Serological diagnosis of typhoid fever in children: A comparative evaluation of Salmonella typhi O-9 antigen based rapid assay. Pak Paed J 2005;29:27-33.
  47. Anwar MS, Chaudhry I, Ahmad I, Bhatti KUR, Jaffery G, Tayyib M, Bokhari SR. Frequency of Extended Spectrum Beta Lactamase Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli isolates. Biomedica 2007;23:34-38.
  48. Tayyab M, Malik PA, Anwar MS, Chaudrhy NA. A comparison of Skin Test Reactions in patients with Allergic and Vasomotor Rhinitis. Esculapio 2007;3:12-15.
  49. Ahmad S, Hussain W, Anwar MS. Factors associated with Haematuria in children. Proceedings Sheikh Zayed Postgraduate Medical Institute 2008;22:15-18.
  50. Javed I, Hafeez R, Anwar MS, Tayyab M, Husnain S. Microbiological surveillance of operation theatres and ICUs of a Tertiary Care Hospital, Lahore. Biomedica 2008;99-102.
  51. Latif S, Anwar MS, Ahmad I. Susceptibility pattern of Oxacillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (ORSA) to different antimicrobial drugs in a tertiary care hospital. J Fatima Jinnah Med Coll 2009;3:70-3.
  52. Siddiqi GM, Siddique T, Anwar MS. Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus: A study in a tertiary care hospital. Biomedica 2009;25:56-8.
  53. Latif S, Anwar MS, Ahmad I. Bacterial pathogens responsible for blood stream infection (BSI) and pattern of drug resistance in a tertiary care hospital of Lahore, Pakistan. Biomedica 2009;101-5.
  54. Anwar MS, Ansari NI. Nanomedicine: A novel diagnostic and targeted drug delivery approach. Esculapio 2010;5:3-12.
  55. Anwar MS, Latif S, Siddiqi GM. Bacteriological quality of drinking water in Lahore. Biomedica 2010;66-9.
  56. Nafees M, Qasim A, Jaffery G, Anwar MS, Muazzam M. HIV infection, HIV/HCV and HIV/HBV co-infections among Jail inmates of Lahore. Pak J Med Sc 2011;27:837-41.
  57. Javed I, Hafeez R, Anwar MS. Antibiotic susceptibility pattern of bacterial isolates from patients admitted to a tertiary care hospital in Lahore. Biomedica 2011;27;19-23.
  58. Anwar MS, Siddiqi GM, Haq S, Khokhar NG, Jaffery G. Association of blood group types to Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Virus infections. Biomedica 2011;27:57-61.
  59. Arshad F, Javed I, Mustafa T, Mushtaq S, Anwer MS, Rafique F. Comparison of in vitro Efficacy of Quinopristin /Dalfopristin, Linezolid and Vancomycin for Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus. Int J Pathol 2014; 12(1): 8-15.
  60. Latif S, Anwar MS, Jaffery G, Saleh MB. Role of NS1Ag in diagnosis of acute dengue virus infection. Biomedica 2015;31(2):115-17.
  61. Arshad F, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Emergence of Vancomycin Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (VISA) in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Lahore: An alarming situation. Int J Pathol 2015;13(3):89-94.
  62. Arshad F, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Detection of MecA Mediated Methicillin Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus by Cefoxitin Disc Diffusion Method and Latex Agglutination Test. Pak J Med Health Sci 2016;10(1):106-9.
  63. Latif S, Anwar MS, Jaffery G, Saleh HMB. Age and Gender Pattern of Dengue Disease in Lahore Epidemic 2011. J Fatima Jinnah Med Coll 2016;10(1):99-102.
  64. Asif A, Javed I, Mushtaq S,Anwar S. Nasal Carriage of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus among Tertiary Care Hospital Employees in a Non Outbreak Setting. Pak J of Path 2017;28(4):169-173.
  65. Cheema K, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Hetroresistant Vancomycin Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus in a Tertiary Care Hospital. Biomedica 2017; 33(3):192-96.
  66. Fahim Q, Hameed F, Khalid A, Anwar MS. Comparison of different phenotypic methods for the detection of Extended Spectrum Beta Lactamases in Escherichia coli and in Amp C co-producing phenotypes through single plate detection technique. Pak J Pathol 2017:28(2):61-68.
  67. Qadeer S, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Trends in etiology and antimicrobial patterns in neonatal sepsis. A descriptive study in a tertiary care hospital, Lahore. Pak J Pathol 2017;28(2):69-76.
  68. Qadeer S, Javed I, Mushtaq, Anwar MS. Frequency of Extended Spectrum beta Lactamases (ESBLS) and AMP C β –Lactamase producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from neonatal sepsis in a tertiary care hospital, Lahore. Biomedica 2017;33(2):89-95.
  69. Sajjad A, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Frequency and susceptibility pattern of Non Fermenter Gram negative bacilli in a tertiary care hospital. Biomedica 2017;33(3):174-78.
  70. Uma Zill-e, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Freqiency of Group D Streptococci isolated from UTI cases among hospitalized patinets and their antibiotic sensitivity pattern. Esculapio 2017;13(4):222-26.
  71. Huma Zill e, Javed I, Anwar MS, Mushtaq S. Emergence of pandrug resistant Gram negative rods in tertiary care hospital of Lahore. JFJ Med Univ 2017;11(4):34-37.
  72. Malik M, Javed I, Anwar S, Mushtaq S, Akhtar FK. Pattern of Keratitis in a Tertiary Care Hospital. Pak J of Path 2018:29(1):12-16.
  73. Huma Zill e, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Etiological agents and their antibiotic resistance pattern isolated from cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples obtained from admitted patients in Lahore General Hospital, Lahore. Esculapio 2018;14(1): 30-33.
  74. Malik M, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS, Akhtar FK. Comparison of different staining techniques and culture medias used for diagnosis of infective keratitis. Biomedica 2018;34(1):48-52.
  75. Latif S, Anwar MS. Changing tends of Aerobic bacteria isolated and susceptibility pattern of Acinetobacter species in Intensive Care Unit. Biomedica 2018;34(1):1-5.
  76. Fahim Q, Khlaid A, Hameed F, Anwar MS. Detection of AMP-C Beta Lactamases in urinary isolates of Escherichia coli through various phenotypic methods. Pak Armed Forces Med J 2018;68(5):1282-87.
  77. Gull J, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS. Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern and percentage of Non-Fermenter Gram Negative bacilli (NFGNB) in our setup. Professional Med J 2019;26(3):409-415.
  78. An inexpensive method of preparing EDTA disks the detection of Metalo- Beta-Lactamases in uropathogenic E coli. Fahim Q, Khalid A, Hameed F, Anwar MS. Pak J Pathol 2018;29(4):72-75.
  79. Cheema KH, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS.Comparison of E Test GRD and Vancomycin Screen Agar (BHI-V3 and BHI-V4) in detection of Heteroresistant Vancomycin Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (hVISA).
  80. Gul J, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar MS.Detection of Metallo-Beta Lactamase (MBL) in non-fermenter Gram negative bacilli using combined disk and MBL E-strip methods.
  81. Khawaja A, Javed I, Mushtaq S, Anwar S, Arshad F, Raja NA.Detection of MECA gene by latex agglutination and its molecular analysis by PCR in methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus