Dr. Tahir Shamsi, PakistanDr. Tahir S. Shamsi graduated from Dow Medical College, Karachi in 1988. He
got the Membership of the Royal College of Pathologist
in 1994. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists UK 2001.
Pioneer of stem cell transplantation in Pakistan. • Performed more than 270 blood and bone marrow transplant. He
is the author of a book on Haematology Histograms. He is the Principle Investigator of phase II and III multicentre international studies. He
is the Co-Investigator of 3 observational studies. He
has written many chapters on bleeding disorders.
There are 31 research papers to his
credit. He is the joint editor of a multi-author book on haematology (currently in press). His
main areas of interest are stem cell biology, tissue factor - factor VII pathway and novel therapeutic approaches in haematological disorders. He is the Medical Director, Consultant Haematologist/Transplant Physician and Director Stem Cell Programme at Bismillah Taqee Institute of Health Sciences & Blood Diseases Centre, Karachi.