Dr. Maria Khan

Senior Lecturer


  • D(Scholar) University of Karachi.
  • Pharm-D, University of Karachi.

Work Experience

  • Lecturer (Pharmacognosy) at Faculty of Pharmacy, Hamdard University (1st August’2016 – 15th February’2021)
  • Lecturer (Pharmacognosy) at Jinnah college of Pharmacy, Jinnah medical and dental college (17th Dec’2013 – 20th July’2016)
  • Drug information officer at Time Medico (01ST April’2012 – 30th July’2013)


Halophytes, Phytochemicals, standardization.


  • “Scientific findings of Pakistan origin halophyte Launeae nudicaulis” Hamdard Medicus Vol. 60, No. 1, 2017
  • “Chemopharmacognostic Standardization of Punica granatum seeds – A commercially ignored valuable herbal drug” Hamdard Medicus Vol. 60, No. 3, 2017.
  • “Premarital screening – awareness and acceptability among the population of Hyderabad, Pakistan” Hamdard Medicus Vol. 60, No. 3, 2017
  • “Commonly used Medicinal Herbs in Pakistan – A Pharmacognostic appraisal” Hamdard Medicus Vol. 60, No. 4, 2017
  • “Pharmacognostic studies in different morphological parts of Cissus quadrangularis” Hamdard Medicus Vol. 60, No. 4, 2017
  • “Economic Impact on Sufferers of Diabetes Mellitus through Natural Treatment: A Brief Review” Hamdard Medicus Vol. 64, No.1, 2021
  • “Antimicrobial and antioxidant activity on Pakistan origin Launaea nudicaulis (L.)Hook f.: a promising halophyte.” Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2023 Mar 2;36.