Mohammad Ilyas Burney

Mohammad Ilyas Burney

Dr. Burney's research and field work in Pakistan on the guinea worm disease which is spread by contaminated water and threatened 360,000 people in 400 villages has eliminated the disease in pilot area villages and provided strategies for its eradication in Pakistan by 1989. A total of 106 cases in 35 villages were reported in 1991. 22 villages had only one case each.

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  • Location:


    213/3 Ordnance Road

    Rawalpindi Cant.


  • Phone Number: (92-51) 583 405
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