Zafar is part of the Centre for Integrated Preclinical Drug Development (CIPDD).

Academic background

Zafar received his Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) and MS in Pharmaceutical Science degree from Jahangirnagar University. Before commencing his PhD, he spent five years in teaching and research. Zafar is a recipient of International Postgraduate Research Scholarship and a UQ Centennial Scholarship (IPRS/UQCent).

Research interests

Zafar has worked on analgesic efficacy of natural products for five years and completed his PhD degree in CIPDD. His PhD project involved analgesic efficacy and side effects profiling of novel opioids.