Award: Business \ Entrepreneurship of the Year

Prof. Dr. Madeeha Malik is a healthcare service entrepreneur, researcher, trainer, community builder, pharmacist, academician and an advocate of gender equity. She founded Cyntax Health Projects, the 1st female pharmacist led Contract Research Organization (CRO) and corporate firm of Pakistan, in the year 2020 and is currently working as the CEO of the organization. She has also served as an academician for more than 15 years in the field of Pharmacy Practice and has also served as Director and Professor of Pharmacy Department, Hamdard University, Islamabad. Dr. Madeeha holds a PhD degree in Pharmacy Practice from University Sains Malaysia and is Post Doctorate in Pharmacy Practice from Northwest University, South Africa. She is the first youngest and only female Professor of Pharmacy Practice in Pakistan till date. She has also served as Visiting Professor at University of Illinois, Chicago, USA.