Theses/Dissertations from 2017

Reducing attitudes of prejudice and discrimination through literature in 'Personal Social Health Education' (PSHE) classes: A quasi-experiment on the upper key-stage 2 students of the British schools in Karachi, Pakistan, Munir Mehboob Ali Lalani

A case control study on the association of iron deficiency anaemia and first simple febrile seizure among children aged six months to five years at French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children and Mother, Kabul, Afghanistan, Abdul Ghaffar Latiffi

To identify the risk factors associated with pathogenic organisms in surgical site wound infections after cardiac surgeries in specialized cardiac hospital, Shaheen Liaquat

Investigation of procedures of assessment used for preprimary children - Moshi municipality, Tanzania, Laurent Festo Manyono

Exploring tutors experiences in teaching local language as a subject in primary teachers colleges (PTCS): case of Ntinda PTC in Uganda, Khaitsa Margaret


Prevalence of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Overweight and Obese Children Seeking Ambulatory Health Services in Nairobi, Anne Njeri Mburu

LHW's role in the provision of nutrition services for under 5 children in peri-urban areas of Karachi - a qualitative study, Nazia Nadir Ali Merchant

Exploring the head teacher’s preparedness for the implementation of the Kenya competence based curriculum, Cecilia Mwakisha Mganga

Promotion of scientific literacy in primary education: A case of a school in Taita-Taveta county, Kenya., Wamvua Andrew Mshambala

Teaching and learning effects in the context of free education policy in a community secondary school: a case of Moshi municipality- Tanzania, Frank Elimringi Mshiu

An inquiry into the implementation of the Associate Degree in Education (ADE) in a public sector teacher education institute in Karachi, Pakistan, Zar Muhammad

Quality of life of hematopoietic stem cell transplant survivors in Pakistan, Nadia Pyarali Mulji

Exploring the efficacy of socio-scientific issues-based science teaching for improving argumentation skills of grade IX students: A study from an urban public school in Karachi, Uzma Munir


Prevalence of Cytotoxin associated Gene-A Positive Strains in Children with Symptomatic H. Pylori Infection, Patricia Mumbi Muriithi

Investigating the use of multimodality to promote literacy development in early years in Kenya, Naomi Muthoni Murungi

Integration of health topics to enhance health related vocabulary in English Language teaching at early primary level, Mussarat

Investigation of factors influencing scientific literacy among the preschool teacher trainees on practicum, Kathleen Khakasa Musungu


Prevalence of Positive Depression Screen among Post Miscarriage Women at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Steve Kyende Mutiso

Presentation of disability in English textbooks in secondary schools in Kenya, Maria Waruguru Mwaura

Integration of ICT in teaching and learning biology: a case study of a secondary school in Mvomero district, Tanzania., Jamal Hassan Mwaya

Examining the teaching of reading in early years classes: Case study of one government school in Mpwapwa district, Matteo Elias Mwita

Exploring students' engagement with methodology during their M.ED. dissertations, Khadija Nadeem

Hospital-related factors associated with multidrug resistant organism acquisition : a cross-control study, Nosheen Nasir

Depression, perceived stress, and resilience among pregnant woman in two maternity hospitals Karachi, Pakistan, Summaira Nasir

Understanding and developing students' Academic Resilience (AR) in secondary schools of Karachi: The case of grade 9 biology students, Fouzia Nawaz

Integrating the concepts of social justice in mathematics teaching in grade IX in a school located in Karachi, Pakistan, Farah Naz


A Randomized Controlled Trial comparing the proportion of Hypoxia in Sedated Adults undergoing Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy using Target Controlled Infusion of Propofol Versus Intermittent Boluses., Catherine Ndosi

Understanding how selected data analysis skills are used by grade VIII science students engaged in inquiry in science, Nazia Nizam


Immunohistochemical p21 expression in Breast Cancer: Association with patient and tumour characteristics, Benjamin N. Njihia

The integration of learners with emotional and behavioural difficulties in mainstream primary school curriculum: an examination of teachers and teaching challenges in Mombasa County, Kenya, Kennedy Chege Njuguna

Secondary school mathematics teachers’ utilization of professional development programs in Kenya, Josephine Kerubo Nthiwa

Use of multimedia in the teaching and learning of poetry in English in a public secondary, school in Migori County, Kenya: an action research, Monica A. Odhiambo

The use of multimedia in teaching and learning of difficult chemistry practical concepts, in one secondary school in Homabay County in Kenya, Chrispine Ochieng Odindo


Association between Female Sexual Dysfunction and Fertility among Women of Reproductive Age at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi., Felix Mwembi Oindi

The leadership practices of a novice head teacher in a public primary school in Kenya, Peter Ochieng Okiri


Impact of Deep Versus Awake Laryngeal Mask Airway Removal on Airway Complications in Spontaneously Breathing Adult Patients following Isoflurane General Anesthesia., Ronald Ombaka


Comparison of Image Quality in High Pitch Free Breathing Versus Standard Pitch Breath-Holding Computed Tomographic Pulmonary Angiography., Kevin Onyinkwa Ombati


Association between Calcaneal Spurs and Plantar Fasciitis: A Study Comparing Heel Plain Radiography and Sonography, Micah Silaba Ominde

Investigating approaches that inform methods teachers use while teaching essay writing – a case of a public secondary school in Taita-Taveta County, Kenya., Audrey Rita Shiyayo Osore


Validation of the Iief - 5 Questionnaire in a Clinic Population at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Denis Otim

Assessment of primary school science teachers’ use of classroom questioning techniques in Shinyalu division, Kenya, Stephen Mukabana Owade

How the hospital waste is being managed in the public sector hospitals Hyderabad Sindh, Pakistan, Muhammad Moosa Qazi

Frequency and associated factors of typhoid carrier on duoenal fluid culture in a tertiary care hospital, Pakistan : a crossectional study, Sonia Qureshi

Factors associated with diagnostic and treatment delays among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in peri-urban areas of Karachi Pakistan : a mixed methods study, Fazal Rabi

Exploring differences in elementary science teachers' perceptions of effective teaching in District Ghizer, Gilgit-Baltistan: Comparison across school systems, Rahmeen

Exploring effectiveness of the programme evaluation practices used in the private educational organization in Karachi, Ibad-Ur Rehman

Development and validation of instruments to measure residents and faculty perceptions of learning environment in the operating room at Aga Khan University, Pakistan, Qamar Riaz

Factors associated with under-nutrition among children under five at French Medical Institute for Mother and Children Kabul, Afghanistan: a case control study, Nijatullah Safi

Evaluation of pyeloplasty among children with pelvouretric junction stenosis at French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children, Kabul, Afghanistan, Yalda Obaidy Saie

Self-care behavior and its associated factors among hypertensive patients in Buraidah, Al Qassim, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kahkashan Sana

Validation of InstaDx, A clinical decision support tool information technology based application for ischemic stroke, Saadia Sattar

Exploring what shapes English Language teachers' of teaching formal writing to grade 11 students in a private higher secondary school in Gilgit-Baltistan, Rubina Shaheen

Exploring feedback practices of primary teachers on students' homework in a public school in Gilgit Baltistan, Muhammad Wali Shah

Patient satisfaction regarding quality of health care services in medicine outpatient department at secondary care hospital of district Jamshoro, a mix method study, Adil Ali Shaikh

Assessing performance tracking of vaccinators using mHealth based application (TEEKO) at district, Tando Mohammad Khan- Sindh, Saqib Ali Shaikh

Possible influence of the SSC examination under a public board of intermediate and secondary education on teaching and learning of grades IX and X: A study from teachers' perspectives, Shagufta Shazadi

Preparing teachers for inclusive practices: An action research with the teachers of not-for-profit private primary inclusive school in Gilgit-Baltistan, Tahira Sher

Interventions for the improvement of mental health services at various levels of health system in LMICs : a systematic review, Sualeha Siddiq

Outcomes of turco’s procedure for idiopathic clubfoot among children at French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children from January 2011 to July 2016, Salahuddin Siraj

Perceptions and experiences regarding neonatal mortality in district Thatta, Sindh, a qualitative exploratory study, Salima Akbar Verasia


Diagnostic Value of Complementary Strain Elastography in the Classification of Breast Masses, Sarah Muthoni Wambui


Diagnostic accuracy of Hba1c Test in diagnosis of Diabetes and Prediabetes in a Multiethnic Population at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi., Francis Kiigu Wathigo


Prevalence of Double MYC/BCL2 Expression and the Cell of Origin in Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphomas Diagnosed at a Tertiary Level Referral Laboratory, Jonathan Wawire

Knowledge and practices regarding standard precuations for infection control among nurses working at a publica tertiary care hospital Islamabad, Pakistan, Samina Yasmeen

Service delivery strategies to reduce childhood stunting : a meta-analysis, Ali Humayun Zafar

Palliative care needs assessments of adult cancer patients in home healthcare setting in Karachi from the perspective of patients and their caregivers : a qualitative approach, Sadaf Nooruddin Zindani

Perceptions and practices regarding stillbirths in Thatta district, Sindh; a qualitative exploratory study, Sanam Zulfiqar

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

Quality of life (QOL) of those haing moderate to severe head injuries among road traffic injury (RTI) survivors, age 15-45 yrs. living in Karachi, Pakistan : cross sectional study, Sumia Andleeb Abbasi

Exploring the contribution of the head teacher in school improvement in a learning resource school of Gilgit-Baltistan (a case study), Gulzar Afaqi

Outcomes of the Laryngeal Mask Airway (LMA) application during ventilation among children at French Medical Institute for Children, Kabul, Afghanistan, Khesrow Afghanyar

Identification of hospital based factors associated with 30-days clinical outcomes in pediatric patients with head injury, Fareed Ahmed

Perceptions of women regarding the quality of family planning services in low income urban areas of Karachi : an exploratory study, Nazia Ahsan

Outcome of surgical treatment of esophageal atresia and it’s associated factors among newborns at FMIC Hospital Kabul Afghanistan, Bashir Akbary

Becoming leaders: The life histories of male and female principals, Sonia Akhtar

Implementation barriers or gaps in misoprostol use for post-abortion care and post-partum hemorrhage prevention in developing countries : a systematic review, Amir Ali

Factors influencing nurses' job satisfaction and retention in public sector tertiary care hospital Karachi, Shazia Bano Amir Ali

Risk factors and perinatal outcomes for early and late onset preeclampsia, Pakistan : an observational study, Sohrab Ali

Association of environmental arsenic exposure with Pnuemonia in children aged less than five years residing in Khairpur, District of sindh : a case-control study, Zoya Zulfiqar Ali

Comparatrive study of a male and a female school principal: Exploring their gender related views and practices of task delegation, Maheen Arzoo


The Association between Asymptomatic and Mild Neurocognitive Impairment and Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy amongst people living with HIV, Violet Maloba Awori

Developing grade 12 student council members’ leadership skills to execute their leadership tasks effectively, Sumaia Azhar

Exploring pedagogical leadership in schools: Teachers’ perceptions on how principals promote teaching and learning, Aneela Abdul Aziz

Use of portfolios in development of paragraph writing skills of grade IX, in a public school: Evidence from Hunza Valley, Anila Baig

The practices of implementing Aga Khan University - Examnination Board (AKU-EB) skill-focused English syllabus at private higher secondary schools, Gilgit-Baltistan, Nasreen Amanullah Baig

Frequency and susceptibility of causative organisms in neonatal sepsis at French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children, Kabul, Afghanistan: a retrospective hospital based study, Taibullah Bandawal

Exploring the perceptions of the stakeholders about the effective teaching of English language in Buber GB, Dilshad Bano

Exploring the efficacy of specially designed hands-on activities to develop conceptual understanding of air in grade VI science students, Seema Bano

Enhancing secondary students’ conceptual understanding of states of matter through practical work, Shaher Bano

Exploring differences in grade 10 students' mathematical achievement in District Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan: Comparison across gender and school systems, Shakeela Batool

Exploring the research participants' perceptions and experiences of the informal consent process in clinical trials and observational studies at Karachi, Pakistan, Dilshad Begum

Relationship between understanding and practices about assessment among elementary school mathematics teachers in Karachi, Zahra Karim Bukhsh

Exploring the role and responsibilities of school principals in managing schools in Karachi, Pakistan, Saira Erum


Maternal Inflammatory Markers in the Diagnosis of Chorioamnionitis and Prediction of Neonatal Sepsis in Preterm Pre-Labour Rupture of Membranes: A Systematic Review, Angela Koech Etyang

Feasibility of mhealth in improving uptake of antenatal and postnatal care services in peri-urban areas of Karachi : a qualitative exploratory study, Anam Feroz

Factors associated with gestational diabetes among women registered at secondary hospitals in Karachi, Pakistan, Sumaira Feroz

Exploring youth empowerment through service learning in secondary schools, Annie Riek Florijn

Burden of care as perceived by informal caregivers of the patients receiving chemotherapy in tertiary care hospital of Karachi, Pakistan, Asher Ghori


Comparison of Weight Adjusted Dose Versus Fixed Dose Ondansetron in Preventing Shivering following Spinal Anesthesia for Cesarean Deliveries, Moses Kimuri Gicheru

An inquiry into grade 10 students’ leadership experiences in public and private secondary schools in the Ghizer District of Giltgit Baltistan, Naheed Hunar

A family ethnographic apporach to explore the causes of suicide among married women of 20-40 years in Chitral, Khyberpakhtunkhawa (KPK), Pakistan, Jafaryad Hussain