DR. SEEMA BIBI QURESHI : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

ABOUT | RESEARCH / PRESENTATIONS / CONFERENCES

  1. Awujo N. Chinedu, Bibi Seema, Anyanwu O. Gladys. Prevalence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis antibodies in a healthy population in a South-Eastern State of Nigeria. Journal of Pakistan Medical Association. Vol 58, No.1, Jan. 2008, 8-10.
  2. Bibi Seema, Memon Amna, Sheikh JM, Qureshi AH. Severe Acute Maternal Morbidity and Intensive Care in a Public Sector University Hospital of Pakistan. Journal of Ayub Medical College. Vol.20 No.1, Jan-Mar. 2008, 109-112.
  3. Seema Bibi, Amna Memon, Zehra Memon, Misbah Bibi. Contraceptive knowledge and practices in two districts of Sindh, Pakistan: A hospital based study. Journal of Pakistan Medical Association. Vol: 58, No: 5, May 2008, 254-257.
  4. Sajida Yousfani, Firdous Mumtaz, Seema Bibi, Roshan Ara Qazi, Amna Memon. Comparison of maternal complications in primigravida undergoing elective caesarean section with spontaneous vaginal delivery at term. Medical Channel Journal. Vol.14, No2, Apr-June 2008, 44-46.
  5. Sajida Yousfani, Seema Bibi, Firdous Mumtaz, Amna Memon, Imdad A. Khushk, Farhana Saeed and Majida Khan. Perinatal Mortality and Related Obstetric Risk Factors at a Tertiary Care Hospital of Hyderabad. Journal of Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences. Vol. No.7, Sept-Dec 2008, 204-207.
  6. Seema Bibi, Saima Ghaffar, Mohammad Ali Pir, Sajida Yousfani. Risk factors and clinical outcome of placental abruption: a retrospective analysis. Journal of Pakistan Medical Association. Vol: 59, No: 10; October 2009, 672-674.
  7. Seema Bibi, MA Pir, Roshan Ara Qazi, MB Qureshi. Hyperhomocysteinemia in Pakistani Women Suffering from Unexplained Subfertility. Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine. Vol.8, No2, 76-79, Spring 2010.
  8. Bibi Seema, Ahmed Mukhtar, MA Pir, Memon Amna, Kazi Roshan Ara. Hyperhomocysteinemia, Vascular Related Pregnancy Complications and the Response to Vitamin Supplementation in Pregnant Women of Pakistan. Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association. Vol: 75, No:9; Sept 2010, 741-745.
  9. Seema Bibi, Shaneela Memon, Roshan Ara Qazi. Acute Abdomen Secondary to Torsion of Krukenberg Tumor. Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association.
    Vol.61, No. 8, August 2011, 819-821.

  10. Shahneela Memon, Roshan Ara Qazi, Seema Bibi, Naheed Parveen. Effect of preoperative vaginal cleansing with an antiseptic solution to reduce post caesarean infectious morbidity. Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association. Vol.61,No.12,Dec2011, 1179-1188.
  11. Seema Bibi, Saima Ghaffar, Shazia Memon, Dr. Shaneela Memon. Severe Acute Maternal Morbidity (SAMM) in Postpartum period requiring tertiary hospital care. Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine Vol. 10. No. 2. pp: 87-92, March 2012.

RESEARCH PROJECTS.

  • Title: “The Relationship between Hyperhomocysteinemia and Pre-Eclampsia/ Eclampsia & Placental Abruption in Pregnant Women of Pakistan: potential role of folic acid, vitamin B12 and B6”.
    Two Original articles based on the findings of above said LUMHS funded project have been published in an International Journal with Impact Factor IJRM (www.ijrm.ir) and other in JPMA (www.jpma.org.pk) .

  • Research Project Title: Comparison of “Treat All” Strategy with “Select and Treat” Strategy of Primary Prevention of Pre-Eclampsia in Pakistan: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
    It was designed with the International collaboration of the University of Birmingham UK and Aga Khan University Karachi under the aegis of British Council-Higher Education Commission Linkage Program. The project has been approved by Ethical Review Committee and Board of Research & Advanced Studies, LUMHS Jamshoro in April 2009. The pilot study has been started from May 2009 at Out Patient Department Liaquat University Hospital Hyderabad without financial assistance. Up-till now 173 women have been recruited.

  • Research Project Title: Appropriateness of VIA (Visual inspection of cervix after application of acetic acid) as an alternative cervical cancer screening technique.
    Submitted to Medical & Research Council, LUMHS Jamshoro and has been approved by Ethical Review Committee/Board of Research & Advanced Studies, LUMHS Jamshoro. Waiting for funding.

SCIENTIFIC PAPER(S) ORAL PRESENTATION
  • “Maternal Morbidity in Tertiary Care Hospital”. First Symposium 2011 of Bahria Medical & dental College, Bahria University Karachi, on 4-6 February 2011.
  • “Severe Acute Maternal Morbidity (SAMM) in Postpartum period requiring tertiary hospital care”. 8th SAFOG Conference, on 21-25 April 2011 at Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • " Hyperhomocysteinemia, Vascular Related Pregnancy complications and the response to Vitamin Supplementation in Pregnant Women of Pakistan”, 6th National Symposium 2010, at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan, on 26th September 2010.
  • “The Relationship between Hyperhomocysteinemia and Pre-Eclampsia/ Eclampsia & Placenatal Abruption in Pregnant Women of Pakistan” , 10th CMC & 2nd Shaheed Mohtarma Benazeer Bhutto Medical University International Symposium 2010, at Chanka Medical College (CMC), Larkana, Sindh, Pakistan, on 30th March 2010.
  • Hyperhomocysteinemia in women with unexplained sub-fertility” 2nd National Symposium of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Liaquat National Hospital Karachi on 27 March 2009.
  • “Maternal Deaths in the Year 2006: A Hospital Based Retrospective Analysis” 6th SAFOG Conference 2007 at Pearl Continental, Lahore, Pakistan, on March 08-10, 2007.
  • “An Analysis of stillbirths & early neonatal deaths: a hospital based study from 2224 deliveries”. 13th National Pediatric Conference at Hyderabad on March 2- 4, 2007.
  • “Eclampsia: Still a major Challenges for Obstetricians” 5th Annual International Conference at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS), Jamshoro, on February 24–26, 2007.
  • Pregnancy related admissions to intensive care unit (ICU) of Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS) Jamshoro: Frequency, risk factors and outcome. First National Symposium of Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, at Liaquat National Hospital Karachi on 13 -1 4th January 2007.
  • “An audit of patients with Eclampsia” 7th Annual CMC Symposium 2006, at Chandka Medical College Larkana on December 14-16, 2006.
  • “Role of Colposcopy in the diagnosis of precancerous & cancerous lesions of cervix” 4th Annual Symposium on Cancer: a global challenge, at LUMHS Jamshoro on 21st January 2006.

SCIENTIFIC PAPER(S) ORAL PRESENTATION

  • “Severe Maternal Morbidity Requiring Post Partum Admission in Tertiary Care Hospital”, 6th National Symposium 2010, at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan, on September 23-26, 2010.


TRAINING COURSES ATTENDED:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Course, in accordance with curriculum of the American Heart Association, conducted by College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) held on 16 December 2011.
  • Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course, in accordance with curriculum of the American Heart Association, conducted by College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) held on 17-18 December 2011.
  • Training of Trainers (ToT) on the Maximum Initial Service Package (MISP) for Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) in Crises-A Course for SRH Coordinators, held on 21-23 December 2010 at Karachi.
  • Training on ‘Manuscript Writing” held on 22 March 2010 organized by Pakistan Medical Association, at Karachi.
  • Training on “Research Methodology and Proposal Writing” held on 19- 23 May 2008 at Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham UK, organized by HEC Pakistan and British Council Karachi.
  • Basic Endoscopy course held on 26th November – December 1st 2007 at Pulse Women’s Hospital, Ahmedabad, India.
  • Assessor Orientation Course (BFHI): Pediatric Unit-I, Civil Hospital Karachi February 26th 2007. Organizer: lactation management Programme Sindh.
  • 3 days training an active management of the third stage of Labour at Jinnah Postgraduate Centre Karachi. January 23 – 25, 2007. Organized by POPPHI & USAID.
  • Essay Practice Course for MRCOG Part-II held on 20th – 21st August 2005 at Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, U.K. Organized by Teale Fening Medical Education, U.K.

WORKSHOPS ATTENDED AS MASTER TRAINER/ FACILITATOR:

  • Workshop on “ Need Analysis & Assessment Training Design & Methodology” held on 13-15 March 2012 qt Department of Medical Education, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  • Pre-Symposium Workshop on “Surgical Skill” held on 23 September 2010, at Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (Unit-III), Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  • Workshop on “Fetal Monitoring” held on 18 May 2010, at Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (Unit-III), Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  • Workshop on “Surgical Skills” held on 04 May 2010, at Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (Unit-III), Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  • Workshop on “Obstetrics Maneuvers” held on 20 April 2010 at the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Unit-III, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  • Workshop on “ Neonatal Resuscitation” held on 6 April 2010 at the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Unit-III, LUMHS Jamshoro
  • Workshop on “How to Write Protocol for Thesis/Dissertation” held on 26 March 2010 at the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Unit-III, LUMHS Jamshoro
  • Workshop on Neonatal Resuscitation held on 16th December 2008 at Medical Research Centre, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS), Jamshoro. Organized by British Council and Higher Education Commission Linkage Program.
  • Workshop on “Emergency Obstetrics Care i.e EMOC” held on May 23-25, 2007 at Mirpurkhas, Sindh. Organized by Green Star Social Marketing Pakistan.
  • Seminar on “Role of Biostatistics in Clinical Research” held on April 02-04, 2007 at Department of Medical Information Technology, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  • Facilitated five (5) workshops on “Active management of third stage of Labour i.e AMTSL” which were held in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Unit-I LUMHS Jamshoro in February, March, April & May 2007 under Supervision of the Dean Surgery & Allied Sciences, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  • Workshop on “Breast Feeding Counseling & Lactation Management” held in May 2006 at Obst./Gyne. Unit I, LUH Hyderabad Dept. of Obst./Gyne LUMHS Jamshoro organized in collaboration with Project Manager Lactation Management Program (LMP) Sindh.
  • Workshop on “Breast Feeding Counseling & Lactation Management” held in April 2006 at Obst./Gyne. Unit I, LUH Hyderabad Dept. of Obst./Gyne LUMHS Jamshoro organized in collaboration with Project Manager LMP Sindh.
  • Workshop on “Institutionalization of Essential Maternal & Newborn Care” held on November 1-4, 2004 at Executive District Office (Health) Mirpurkhas organized by Women Health Project Sindh (WHP) in collaboration with Save the Children USA.
  • Workshop on “Institutionalization of Essential Maternal & Newborn Care” held on September 13–17, 2004 at Provincial Health Development Center Sindh (PHDC) Jamshoro organized by PHDC Jamshoro in collaboration with Save the Children USA.

 

WORKSHOPS ATTENDED AS PARTICIPANT

  1. “Four days WHO Essential Newborn Care Course (ENCC) Workshop” held on 19-22 January 2011, organized by MNCH Division LUMHS in collaboration with National MNCH Program Sindh and World Health Organization (WHO) under Norway Pakistan Partnership Initiative (NPPI), at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  2. Pre-Symposium Workshop on “TVT & Bladder Repair” held on 24 September 2010, organized by the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, at Minimal Invasive Surgical Centre, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  3. PMRC Workshop on “Medical Writing” held on March 27, 2010, at the Medical Research Center, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  4. Training Workshop on “Manuscript Writing” held on 22nd March 2010 at PMA House Karachi. Organized by the Pakistan Medical Association Karachi.
  5. Workshop on “Research Methodology” held on 03rd February 2009 at Medical Research Centre, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS), Jamshoro.
    Organized by British Council and Higher Education Commission Joint Link Program.
  6. Workshop on “Women – Centered Post Abortion Care” held on October 13-15, 2008 at Liaquat University Hospital Hyderabad. Facilitated by National Committee of Maternal and Child Health (NCMCH) and Ipas.
  7. Ebrary workshop, held on 13th October 2007, organized by HEC Pakistan at the Department of information technology, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  8. Master trainer (TOT) workshop on “Holistic management of sexual and Reproductive health issues” held on June 26-28, 2007. Organized by AAHUNG at Karachi.
  9. Workshop on “Challenges in Infertility Management” held on 19 May 2007 at Hotel Indus Hyderabad. Organized by Australian Concept Infertility Medical Center.
  10. Colposcopy workshop held on March 6-7, 2007 at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Lahore. Organizer: Pakistan Research Foundation for Reproductive Health.
  11. Workshop on Communication Skills held on February 22, 2007 at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS) Jamshoro.
  12. Workshop on Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) held on February 21, 2007 at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS) Jamshoro. Organized by Professor Panayiotis Zavos, ED.S, PhD Andrology Institute of America.
  13. Workshop on “Prevention of Post partum Hemorrhage” held on February 17, 2007 at Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, LUMHS Jamshoro. Organizers: NCMCH and LUMHS Jamshoro.
  14. Live demonstration sessions on laparoscopic Gynaecological Surgery, at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre Karachi on December 22-23, 2006. Facilitated by Dr. Sheilash Puntambekar India.
  15. PMRC Research Methodology & Proposal writing workshop at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro on September 11-12, 2006. Organizers: The Aga Khan University and Pakistan Medical Research Council, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro.
  16. Two Day Ob/Gyn Ultrasonography Course held on August 13-14, 2006. Organized by Ultrasound Society of Pakistan at Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi.
  17. “Practicing Research for Supervisors” held from 3rd April 2006 to 9th May 06 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by Dean Faculty of Surgery & Allied Sciences, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  18. “Research Methodology, Biostatistics & Medical Writing” held on February 13-17, 2006 LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by Dean Faculty of Surgery & Allied Sciences, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  19. “Research Methodology, Biostatistics & Medical Writing” held on November 14-17, 2005 at Isra University Hyderabad organized by College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) in collaboration with World Health Organization (WHO).
  20. “1st International Workshop on Colposcopy” held on November 09-11, 2005 at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Lahore. Organized by Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Fatima Jinnah Medical College, Lahore.
  21. Workshop on “Supervisory Skills” held on March 21-25, 2005 at CPSP Karachi. Organized by CPSP in collaboration with WHO.
  22. Workshop on “Assessment of Competence” held on February 21-24, 2005 at CPSP Karachi. Organized by CPSP in collaboration with WHO.
  23. Workshop on “Single-Best MCQs” held on January 18-19, 2005 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by Department of Medical Education (DME) LUMHS Jamshoro.
  24. Workshop on “Intrauterine Insemination” held on 16th January 2005 at Department of Obst./Gyne. Unit I, LUH Hyderabad. Organized by Dept. of Obst./Gyne LUMHS in collaboration with Baqai Medical University Karachi.
  25. Workshop on “Educational Planning & Evaluation” held on January 03-06, 2005 at CPSP Karachi organized by CPSP in collaboration with WHO.
  26. Workshop on “Obstetrics Manoeuver” held on December 04-05, 2004 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by Society of Obstetrician & Gynaecologists of Pakistan (SOGP) in collaboration with AKU Karachi.
  27. Workshop on “Laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy” held on December 04-05, 2004 at LUMHS Jamshoro organized by SOGP.
  28. Workshop on “Institutionalization of Essential Maternal & Newborn Care Package Training of District Master Trainers” held on August 09-13, 2004 at Provincial Health Development Center Sindh (PHDC) Jamshoro organized by PHDC Jamshoro in collaboration with Save the Children USA.
  29. Workshop on “Education & Evaluation Methodologies” held on February 16-20, 2004 at DME, LUMHS Jamshoro organized by Higher Education Commission Pakistan (HEC).
  30. Workshop on “Lactation Management” held on 11th November 2000 at Taluka Hospital Tando Allahyar. Organized by Prof. DS Akram Project Manager LMP, Sindh.
  31. Workshop on “Research Methodology, Biostatistics & Medical Writing” held on January 06-11, 1996 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by CPSP in collaboration with WHO.
  32. Workshop on “Laparoscopic Gynaecological Surgery” held on November 27-28, 1994 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by SOGP.

  33. Workshop on “Lactation Management” held on October 23-25, 1993 at LUH Hyderabad. Organized by Breast-feeding Steering Committee Sindh.

SEMINARS/ SYMPOSIA ATTENDED:

  1. 8th South Asia Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Conference 2011 & 44th Annual Scientific Sessions of Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, held on 22 – 24 April 2011 at Cinnamon Grand Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  2. CME on Hypertensive Disorders In Pregnancy and Its Neonatal Consequences held on 14 April 2011 at The Aga Khan Maternal and Child Care Centre, Hyderabad.
  3. First Symposium 2011 held on February 4-6, 2011, at Bahria Medical & Dental College, Bahria University Karachi.
  4. 10th CMC & 2nd Shaheed Mohtarma Benazeer Bhutto Medical University Symposium 2010, held on 30-31 March 2010.
  5. 6th National Symposium 2010, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS) Jamshoro, held on 23-26 September 2010. Theme: “Achieving Millennium Development Goals”.
  6. Seminar on “How to Write & Evaluate Self-Assessment Reports” held on 16th March 2010 at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences (LUMHS) Jamshoro. Organized by the Quality Enhancement Cell, LUMHS Jamshoro.
  7. Seminar on “Synopsis Writing” at Postgraduate Centre, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro held on May 28, 2007. Facilitated by Prof. Mukhtar Ahmed (PhD) Foreign Faculty Professor HEC Pakistan.
  8. Seminar on Neonatal resuscitation: at Pediatrics Unit-I, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, held on March 22, 2007. Facilitator: Mubariz Naqvi member, American Academy of Pediatrics of American Heart Association.
  9. First National Symposium of Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, held on January 13-14, 2007, at Liaquat National Hospital Karachi. Theme: Critical Care in maternal Medicine.
  10. 7th Annual CMC Symposium held on December 14-16, 2006 at Chandka Medical College, Larkana. Theme “Medical Ethics... have we forgotten it?”
  11. Seminar on Pain Management in Gynaecology, held on 22nd February 2006 at LUH Hyderabad. Organized by Dept. of Obst./Gyne LUMHS in collaboration with Pfyzer Pharmaceutical.
  12. 4TH Prof. Shan S. Ratnam Seminar on update in “Obstetrics/Gynaecology, held on March 05-07, 2005 at CPSP Karachi. Organized by SOGP & Asia Oceania Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (AOFOG).
  13. 4th Annual Symposium LUMHS Jamshoro January 21-23, 2006 at LUMHS Jamshoro.
  14. Annual Symposium 2002 on e.Medicine, held on December 28 –29, 2002 at LUMHS Jamshoro.
  15. 4th LMC Symposium on Globalization of Health Care, a Multi Sectorial Approach, held on December 13-14, 1997 at Liaquat Medical College (LMC) Jamshoro.

 

CONFERENCES ATTENDED:

  1. National Conference on “Reproductive Health” held on May 27, 2010, organized by College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan, at Karachi.
  2. 13th Biennial Scientific Conference, held on 4-7 February 2010, organized by Society of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists Pakistan at Karachi.
  3. 6th SAFOG Conference 2007 held on March 08-10, 2007 at Pearl Continental Lahore, Pakistan.
  4. 5th Annual International Conference held on February 24 – 26, 2007 at Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro. Theme: Role of Medical Universities in Promotion of Research.
  5. 10th Biennial International Physiology Conference held on April 7 - 8, 2006. Organized by Pakistan Physiological Society at LUMHS Jamshoro.
  6. 20th International Orthopaedic Conference Pakistan (ORTHOCON 2006) held on February 23-26, 2006 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by Pakistan Orthopaedic Association.
  7. 11th Biennial Conference of SOGP, held on November 17-19, 2005 at Peshawar. Organized by SOGP Peshawar Chapter.
  8. 1st Annual Scientific Conference of SOGP, held on December 04-05, 2004 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by SOGP Hyderabad Chapter.
  9. Conference on Reproductive Health, held on April 22-24, 2004 at Lahore. Organized by IVF Society of Pakistan in collaboration with SOGP & South Asian Federation of Obst./Gyne.
  10. APPNA International Conference on Meaningful Medical Research held on December 19-21, 2003 at LUMHS Jamshoro. Organized by LUMHS Jamshoro & Association of Pakistani Physicians of North America (APPNA).
  11. 7th Biennial Conference on Rural Mother & Obstetric Care held on November 24-26, 1994 at LMC Jamshoro. Organized by SOGP