Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) is delighted to announce that Dr. Omar Khan, an assistant professor at the College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS), has been elected to the Royal Society of Biology Council as a recognition for his contributions in the field of protein post-translational modifications and their impact on health and disease. Established in 2009, the Society acts as a single unified voice for biology and represents a diverse membership of individuals, societies and other organizations. By joining the Council, Dr. Khan will act as a Trustee of the Society.
The College of Health and Life Sciences at Hamad Bin Khalifa University provides essential educational and research training to future leaders in the fields of biomedical sciences, genomics, and precision medicine. For more information about the College, please visit chls.hbku.edu.qa.
The ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has led to an unprecedented public health crisis in modern times. The virus is demonstrated to be highly contagious and presents serious dangers to human health, particularly for the elderly and those suffering from underlying chronic illnesses.