Dr. Muhammad Abubakar, a scientist from the National Veterinary Laboratory, Islamabad, Pakistan, has over 15 years of experience in various areas of veterinary sciences. His expertise on transboundary animal diseases (TADs) at national and international levels is well known. He has established various diagnostic laboratories for diagnosis of TADs. He has been involved in organisation and conduct of various training programs for field and laboratory staff. He has published numerous research papers, review articles, and book chapters on different areas of veterinary sciences. He has also worked in academia in teaching and research supervision roles at graduate and undergraduate levels. He is currently supervising two journals in the area of veterinary sciences (Research journal for Veterinary Practitioners and Veterinary Sciences; Research and Reviews) as an editor-in-chief.