Health and Population Think Tank

Dr. Shahzad Ali Khan

Dean & Vice Chancellor of HSA , Islamabad
  • MBBS King Edward Medical College
  • MS in Public Health from Quaid-e-Azam University
  • FFPH (Royal College of Physicians London)
  • PhD in Management Sciences

Dr. Shafqat Shehzad

  • M.Sc Economics-QAU; M.Phil Economics-QAU, Islamabad
  • Ph.D Health Economics, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
  • Health and Population Think Tank

Dr. Ahmad Hussen Tareq

Technical Lead
  • PharmD-RIU (Gold Medalist); RPh
  • Ph.D Infectious Diseases, Nanyang Technological University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
  • Health and Population Think Tank
  • VisionFocus on multi-sectoral partnerships and collaborations with aim of building healthy public health policy.
  • MissionDevelop health and population policies with emphasis on sustainability, evidence-based decisions, gap assessment and suggesting tangible solutions for issues of national health priority.

Health & Population Think Tank National/International Consultative Meetings


  • Indigenous Production of Vaccines in Pakistan
  • Social Health Protection in Pakistan
  • Quality of Care Around the Time of Birth
  • Human Resources in Health Sector of Pakistan
  • Linkages and Progress on National Health Vision & SDGs

  • Tuberculosis in Pakistan:
  • Universal Health Coverage Reforms in Pakistan
  • Health Information System, Data Quality and Integration
  • Family Practice to Achieve Universal Healthcare Coverage

  • Access to Medicine in Pakistan
  • Polio Eradication in Pakistan: Strategies and Innovation
  • Using Data for Effective Coverage for Public Health Programs

HPTT Annual Report

Annual Report (2017-2018)

HPTT Short Courses

Health Economics of Covid-19

HPTT Book Project

Leadership in Public Health

HPTT Internship Program

First Cohort: Leadership in Public Health

Internship Announcement Health and Population Think Tank

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