Abdul Jalil (Popalzai)

Dr. Abdul Jalil Popalzai

  • Department: Pharmacology
  • Designation: Professor / Head of Department, Pharmacology

Dr.Abdul Jalil  Professor of Pharmacology did his FSc from Edward’s College Peshawar in 1976. He completed his MBBS in 1982 from Khyber Medical College Peshawar. After having completed his house job he joined provincial health services at different hospitals. It was in 1989 that he joined  Pharmacology Department of Khyber Medical College  as a  lecturer. He  worked in this capacity till 2003. He   did his M.Phil in Pharmacology from The University of Peshawar in 2003.He was selected for the post of Associate Professor at Khyber Girls Medical College in 2008. 

He joined Rehman Medical College in 2010 on  having been granted LPR.  He was then appointed as the first Professor and HOD  of Pharmacology at Rehman Medical College from March 16 ,2010 and is working  in this college till date. Being the pioneer professor and HOD he has proved  his exemplary administrative and teaching skills. More over he has been the incharge of litereary society of the college since its very inception.

Area of expertise

  • Beta lactam antibiotic resistance


Course Taught

  • Basic and clinical Pharmacology


  • MBBS
  • M. Phil


  • Organizer of the Pakistan Medical Association 21st Biennial Medical Conference Peshawar November 23rd-25th , 1994
  • Workshop on “Medical Writing And Reporting” June 3-4, 1999 Peshawar.
  • “Computer Based Effective Utilization Of Self Learning Resource Center” 25th February, 2003 
  • Workshop on “MCQs Construction” on 25/05/2006 organized by Centre for Education Development Khyber Medical College Peshawar.
  • Workshop on “Steps Towards Ideal Lecture” on 07-06-2006.
  • Workshop on “Professionalism And Communication Skills” at Khyber Girls Medical College on 3rd and 4th July, 2009.
  • A session on the “The Protection against Harassment of Women at Workplace” Act 2010.
  • Workshop on “How To Publish Your Article” November 10-12   2010.
  • Workshop on “MCQ Development” on November 25 , 2010.
  • “Curriculum Development Workshop” at KMU on March 03 , 2011.
  • 4-Day Master Trainers Workshop on “Testing and Assessment ’’ held at KMU on October 17 -20 , 2011. 
  • Workshop on “Integration in Medical Education”  held at RMC on October 30-31 , 2013.
  • Workshop on “Objective Writing ” held at RMC on November 28 , 2013.
  • “Resilience Development Workshop” at RMC on October 10 ,2014 .
  •  Workshop in technology integrated learning under KMU  on May 4, 2015  


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Professional membership

  • Founder head of   literary society at  RMC.