Munaza Riaz, Pharm.D., M.Phil

picture of graduate student Munaza Riaz

Contact Information



  • Pharm.D., Lahore College for Women University, Lahore Pakistan
  • M.Phil (Pharmacy Practice), Lahore College for Women University, Lahore Pakistan

Entry Date into the POP Ph.D. program:  Fall, 2017

Curriculum Vitae


Research Interests

  •  Women’s Health
  • Comparative Effectiveness and Safety Research
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Pharmacoeconomics

Professional Experience

  • Lecturer, Institute of Pharmacy, Lahore College for Women University, Pakistan, 2013-Present


  • 2017 Fulbright Ph.D. Award

Professional Memberships

  • Registered Pharmacist with Pakistan Pharmacy Council
  • International Society of Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE)
  • International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR)   


  • Selenium in Human Health and Disease: A Review: Munaza Riaz, Khawaja Tahir Mahmood: Journal of Postgraduate Medical Institute (JPMI), Volume 3, issue 2, 2012, p120-133.
  • Prevalence and Measure of Self Medication: A Review: Bushra Ali Sherazi, Khawaja Tahir Mahmood, Fatima Amin, Mariam Zaka, Munaza Riaz, Ayesha Javed: Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (JPSR), Volume 4, issue 3, 2012, p1774-1778.
  • Serum Levels of Selenium in Uncomplicated Type-2 Diabetic Patients and Healthy Individuals: Munaza Riaz, Khawaja Tahir Mahmood, Khadija Irfan: International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (IJPSR) Vol. 5, Issue 10; October 2014, p4219-4224.
  • Myths and Risk Factors Associated with Dental Scaling: Hiba Farooq, Humal Bukhari, Munaza Riaz: Pakistan Oral and Dental Journal (PODJ), Vol. 36, Issue 2; April-June 2016.
  • Caffeine and Women’s Fertile Health: Mariyam Nasir, Munaza Riaz: International Journal of Food Safety, Nutrition, Public Health and Technology (IJFSNPHT), Vol. 8, Issue 4; December 2016, p17-21.
  • Prevalence of Erosive Tooth Sensitivity in Patients with GERD: Hiba Farooq, Humal Bukhari, Munaza Riaz: Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology (RJPT), Vol. 10, Issue 3; March 2017.
  • Assessment and Comparison of Patient’s Satisfaction with Quality of Antenatal Care Services In Gynae Outpatient Department of Government and Private Health Care Settings: Nafeesa Kanwal, Farwa Hameed, Munaza Riaz: Khyber Medical University Journal (KMUJ), Vol. 9, Issue 01, January – March 2017.
  • Prescribing Trends of Antidiabetic Drugs among Type 2 Diabetic Patients in Public and Private Sector Hospitals of Lahore: Amna Saleem, Shazaib Bukhari, Munaza Riaz: Medical Channel (MC), Vol. 23, Issue 02, April-June 2017, p77-81.
  • Cost Effectiveness Evaluation of Hepatitis C Therapy in Lahore: Yoanna Juliet David, Amna Tahir, Munaza Riaz: Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (PJPS), Vol 30 (6), November 2017, p2233-2237.
  • Assessment of Prescribing Trends in GERD Patients and Patient Compliance in Various Hospitals of Pakistan: Saima Shahid, Nafeesa Kanwal, Farwa Hameed, Munaza Riaz: European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research (EJPMR), vol 4(12), December 2017, p31-36