Pakistani-American doctor wins Nato Scientific Achievement Award 2016Date: December 28, 2016 The News
A Pakistani-American doctor has won the “Scientific Achievement Award 2016” from the Nato Science and Technology Organization (STO) for his extra-ordinary performance in research on medical countermeasures against biological agents..
STO, the largest Nato organisation for defence science and technology, honoured Dr Rashid A. Chotani, who was part of a task group researching medical countermeasures against biological agents..See full story.
Pakistani-American makes history by becoming Mayor of Artesia.Date: December 26, 2016 The News
ARTESIA: Ali Taj recently made history when he became the first Pakistani-American to be elected Mayor of Artesia, on Monday.
Council member Ali Taj made history by becoming the first Pakistani-American to be elected in history as a mayor in the Western United States, when a full Albert E. Little Community Center in Artesia elected him as the new mayor of the city.See full story.
President Barack Obama awarded University Professor Mark Humayun the nation’s highest award for achievement in technology during a ceremony at the White House..Date: May 19, 2016 USC News
Dr. Mark Salman Humayun, M.D., Ph.D. is an Pakistani American ophthalmologist, engineer, scientist and inventor – the only ophthalmologist ever to be elected a member of both U.S. National Academies of Medicine and Engineering. He is a university professor with joint appointments at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and the USC Viterbi School of Engineering..
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