Editorial Services

Involved in scholarly activities including editor of various journals, invited reviewers for scientific journals, books and scientific meetings:

1. Editorial Services

2. Scientific Journals Reviewer

3. Meetings Reviewer

4. Books Reviewer

5. Grants Reviewer

1. Editorial Services:

Consulting Editor, for an international journals, Neurobehavioral HIV Medicine, a journal indexed in Scopus and Embase. This position involves an initial review of submitted manuscripts to confirm their fit for to the aims and scope of the journal. Involvement in the peer review process by the reviewers.

Guest Lead Editor, “Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Viral Neurodegneration” BioMed Research International, Hindawi Publishing Corporation.

Managing Editor, Frontiers in Biosciences special issue on Molecular Mechanisms of Neurological Disorders.

Reviewing/Editing Services at the Institutional Review Board (IRB-153), Contributed during my services as faculty member at the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107


Editor, Journal of AIDS and HIV Research (JAHR) is an open access peer reviewed journal. The journal is published monthly and covers all areas of AIDS research.

Honorary Editorial Board MemberNeurobehavioral HIV Medicine, an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal focusing on advances in research in HIV/AIDS, with specific reference to the neurological, psychiatric and behavioral consequences of the disease, concomitant infections and specific antiretroviral therapy.

Member, Editorial Review Board, Journal of American Academic Research, This journal publishes empirical research of various disciplines including education, linguistics, engineering & technologies, leadership & policy, social science, philosophy and culture, etc.

Member, Editorial Review Board, The Journal of Applied Research in Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics, served member of the review board team.

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2. Scientific Journals Reviewer:

Professor Mukhtar served as reviewer for a number of journals, however, regularly review for the following:

  1. Journal of Virology
  2. Journal of Neurovirology
  3. Virology
  4. Free Radicals Research
  5. Medical Science Monitor
  6. Protein and Peptide Letters
  7. Journal of AIDS and HIV Research
  8. World Journal of Clinical Infectious Diseases

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3. Meetings Reviewer:

  1. Society for Redox Biology and Medicine’s 22nd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 18-21 November 2015
  2. 4th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention, Sydney, Australia, July 22-25, 2007.
  3. 14th Annual Meeting for the Society for Free Radical Biology & Medicine, Washington, DC, USA, November 14-18, 2007.
  4. XVI International AIDS Conference, Toronto, Canada 13-18 August 2006
  5. 12th Annual Meeting for the Society for Free Radical Biology & Medicine, Austin, Texas, USA, 2005.
  6. 10th Annual Meeting of the Society for Free Radical Biology & Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA, 2003.

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4. Books Reviewer:

  • Cambridge University Press, New York – Life Sciences Book Reviewer
  • Bentham Sciences – Biological Sciences Book Reviewer

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5. Grants Reviewer:

  1. Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, Regular Grant Reviewer
  2. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS),Division of Independent Review Office of Federal Assistance Management, HRSA/DHHS 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 13-07 Rockville, MD 20857  (2011 – Present)
  3. Grant Reviewer, Diabetes UK (2012)
  4. Member, Philip Morris External Research Program Peer Reviewers Pool Involved in grants review process (2003)

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