Muhammad Arslan

M.Sc. (Hons.) (UAF)
Lecturer

Mobile: +92-304-8283192


Email: marslan@cuvas.edu.pk

Biography:

Mr. Muhammad Arslan is Lecturer in the Department of Poultry Science, Faculty of Animal Production and Technology, Cholistan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Bahawalpur, Pakistan. He completed his B.Sc. (Hons.) Poultry Science and M.Sc. (Hons.) Poultry Science from UAF. In his M.Sc. (Hons.) research, he worked on “Effect of different levels of turmeric (Curcuma longa) supplementation on growth performance and carcass characteristics of broilers”. He served as Teaching Assistant in University of Agriculture Faisalabad sub-campus Toba Tek Singh and University of Agriculture Faisalabad. He also worked as assistant production manager in “Wali Feeds” Shorkot cantt.  He appointed as lecturer in Department of Poultry Science in November 2018. He also working as Lab In-charge, Department of Poultry Science, Class Coordinator for B.S. (Hons.) Poultry Science, Advisor, CUVAS Poultry Science Club and Executive Manager, CUVAS One health club.

Areas of Interest:

  • Commercial Poultry Production Practices and Innovations
  • Poultry Health Management
  • Poultry Housing and Environment
  • Poultry Feed Formulation and Feed Mill Processing
  • Poultry Feeding Practices
  • Breeder and Hatchery Management

Training and Courses

  • Participated in “Virtual Training on Biorisk Management”. June 21-25, 2021, online
  • Certificate of Participation, in five days training workshop on “Integrating Genetic Improvement in Livestock Production for Improving Productivity and Profitability”. October 11-15, 2021.
  • Certificate of appreciation from CUVAS One Health Club for successfully organizing a series of activities during celebrations of One Health week from November 7-14, 2019.
  • Participated in Three days training on “In-Service Competency Enhancement Training for University Faculty ” from 28-30 January 2019. In collaboration with Centre for Educational Policy and Administration, UVAS held in CUVAS.
  • Attend “1st International Workshop on Biodiversity: Techniques and Tools as part of Exhibition on Biodiversity Conservation of Cholistan Desert”. April 4-5, 2019.
  • Participated in one-day hands-on training workshop on “Application of SPSS in research” held in CUVAS on April 23, 2019.
  • Attend “One-day International Symposium on Zoonotic Diseases of Camel” held in CUVAS on November 7,2019. Organized by Department of Zoology, Cholistan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Bahawalpur.
  • Participated in one-day workshop on “Introduction to Endnote” held in CUVAS on April 29,2019.
  • Participated in “Research Planning, Data Handling, Analysis and Interpretation”. 8 May 2016. UAF Sub-Campus Toba Tek Singh.
  • Participated in “Poultry Management System and Distribution of Poultry Management System (DVD)”. 14 May 2016. University of Agriculture, Faisalabad.
  • Participated in “Agro-vet conference”. 24 April 2016. Khayyam banquet hall, Faisalabad.

Publications

Original Research Articles

  • Shafiq, M., Khan, M. T., Rehman, M. S., Raziq, F., Bughio, E., Farooq, Z., Gondal, M. A., Rauf, M., Liaqat, S., Sarwar, F., Azad, A., Asad, T., Arslan, M., Azhar, M., Kamal, R., & Shakir, M. (2022). Assessing growth performance, morphometric traits, meat chemical composition and cholesterol content in four phenotypes of naked neck chicken. Poultry science101(3), 101667. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psj.2021.101667

  • Iqbal, J., Sharif, M., Suleman, M. N., & Arslan, M. (2021). Effect of Dietary Supplementation of a Non-antibiotic Growth Promoter on Growth Performance and Intestinal Histomorphology in Broilers. Pakistan J. Zool., pp 1-7, 2021. DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.17582/journal.pjz/2020032411030
    Arslan, M., Haq, A., Ashraf, M., Iqbal, J., & Mund, M. D. (2017). Effect of turmeric (Curcuma longa) supplementation on growth performance, immune response, carcass characteristics and cholesterol profile in broilers. Veterinaria, 66(1), 16-20.

Book Chapters

  • Amjad Islam Aqib,Tean Zaheer,Muhammad Usman,Muhammad Arslan,Khazeena Atta. (15 June 2022). Commercialization of Nanovaccines: Utopia or a Reality?. Wiley Online Library. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119858041.ch17

Extension Circular and Popular Press

  • Bashir MK, Arslan M, Farooq U, Rehman SU, Khalid MF, Aoun M. 2016. Culling of Non-Layers (Urdu). Zarai Digest. 2: 38-39.
  • Arslan M. Khalid MF, Aoun M Usman M. 4 to 11 Feb. 2014.Poultry farming: Nutritional importance and general management during winter (Urdu article). Vet. News and Views.
  • Khalid MF, Bashir MK, Arslan M, Aoun M, Akhtar P. 2014. Raising Pigeons (Urdu Article). Vet. News and Views.

Conference Papers/Abstracts

  • Arslan M, Ahmad F, Rehman SU, Bashir MK, Zulfiqar Z. 2019. Natural Growth Promoters: A Safe Solution for Broiler and Human Health. ICFPE. UAF.
  • Zulfiqar Z, Bashir MK, Rehman SU, Farooq U, Khalid MF, Arslan, M, Ashraf M, Tariq M, Mahmood U, Mobeen R. 2019. Backyard Poultry and Food Security. ICFPE. UAF.
  • Zulfiqar Z, Rehman SU, Bashir S, Bashir MK, Farooq U, Ashraf M, Bashir MK, Arslan M, Mobeen R. 2019. Proper Food Labeling: Delineating Consumer Behavior towards Purchase. ICFPE. UAF.
  • Zulfiqar Z, Bashir S, Rehman SU, Bashir MK, Ashraf M, Farooq U, Khalid MK, Arslan M, Mobeen R. 2019. Manipulating the Fatty Acid Composition of Poultry Meat and Eggs for the Health-Conscious Consumer. ICFPE. UAF.
  • Arslan M, Imran M, Iqbal J, Saifullah. 2016. Turmeric supplementation improved body weight gain and reduced feed consumption in broilers. Agro-vet conference. Faisalabad.
  • Imran M, Arslan M, Iqbal J,. 2016. Effect of emulsifier with dietary fat on broiler growth performance and digestibility. Agro-vet conference. Faisalabad.
  • Saifullah, Arslan M, Mustafa M and Iqbal M. 2016. Effect of different levels of cholecalciferol on performance of laying hens. Agro-vet conference. Faisalabad.
  • Iqbal J, Imran M, Arslan M, Saifullah. 2016. Effect of MFeed as a growth promoter on growth performance and histopathology of broilers. Agro-vet conference. Faisalabad.
  • Farooq U, Farooq MK, Bashir MK, Shehzad MA, Arslan M, Aoun M, Akhtar M. 2015. Japanese quails (Coutnix coutrnix japonica) grow better on feed supplemented with neomycin rather than organic acid. International seminar on poultry diseases. UAF.
  • Farooq U, Farooq MK, Bashir MK, Arslan M, Aoun M, Abbas W, Akhtar P,. 2015. Use of natural growth promoters in Japanese quail diet. International Poultry Nutrition Conference and Expo. PC Hotel, Lahore.

Extension Circular and Popular Press

  • Bashir MK, Arslan M, Farooq U, Rehman SU, Khalid MF, Aoun M. 2016. Culling of Non-Layers (Urdu). Zarai Digest. 2: 38-39.
  • Arslan M. Khalid MF, Aoun M Usman M. 4 to 11 Feb. 2014.Poultry farming: Nutritional importance and general management during winter (Urdu article). Vet. News and Views.
  • Khalid MF, Bashir MK, Arslan M, Aoun M, Akhtar P.2014. Raising Pigeons (Urdu Article). Vet. News and Views.

Award

  • Got bronze medal in B.Sc. (Hons.) Poultry Science (2013).