Registration Board

Last Updated on September 17, 2022

Registration Board is established by the Federal Government under the Drugs Act 1976 and the Drug (Licensing, Registering and Advertising) Rules, 1976, as amended. The Registration Board is responsible for grant of registration to the drugs and biological product for human and veterinary use, and advises the Authority in matters pertaining to quality, safety and efficacy of drugs and biological products.

The composition of Registration Board include members from DRAP, provincial government’s’ health departments, law specialists, and others medical and pharmaceutical experts from public and private institutions. The representatives of pharma industry also participated as observers in the meetings of the Registration Board.

Director, Pharmaceutical Evaluation & Registration, DRAPChairman
Additional Director, Pharmaceutical Evaluation & Registration, DRAP Secretary
Representatives of Biological Evaluation Research Division, DRAPMember
Representatives of Quality Assurance & Laboratory Testing Division, DRAPMember
Director, Drug Testing Laboratories, PunjabMember
Director, Drug Testing Laboratories, SindhMember
Director, Drug Testing Laboratories, Khyber PakhtunkhwaMember
Director, Drug Testing Laboratories, BaluchistanMember
Representative of Intellectual Proprietary Organization, PakistanMember
Law expert, Ministry of Law & JusticeMember
Pharmacologist (having 15 years of experience)Member
Physician (having 15 years of experience) Member
Expert in Veterinary Medicines (having 15 years of experience) Member
Expert in Biologicals (having 15 years of experience) Member
Expert in Hospital Pharmacy (having 15 years of experience) Member
Representatives of Pharma Industry Observers

Nominated Expert Members in Specialized Areas

Sr.NameInstitutionSpecialty AreaTermW.E.F
1 Dr. Refeeq Alam KhanMeritorious Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Karachi Pharmacologist 2nd03-10-2019
2 Maj.Gen. (R) Dr. Tahir Mukhtar SyedInspector General (Hospital), Fauji Foundation, Rawalpindi Physician 2nd 03-10-2019
3 Lt. Gen(R) Prof. Dr. Karamat Ahmad Karamat (HI M, SI M) Former Surgeon General Pakistan (Pathology-Microbiology Virology)Biologicals1st31-12-2019
4Dr. Qurabn AliEx-Director General, National Veterinary Laboratories, IslamabadVeterinary Medicines 1st 31-12-2019
5Mr. Iftikhar ChoudharyHospital Pharmacist, Govt. of Punjab.Hospital Pharmacy 1st 31-12-2019