Prof. Qazi Masroor Ali

Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • FCPS
  • MCPS-HPE

Appointments

  • Bahawal Victoria Hospital Bahawalpur

Personal Profile

He graduated from Quaid e Azam Medical College and is currently working as Consultant Physician at Bahawal Victoria Hospital. He’s the Head of Department of Medicine and Cardiology at Bahawal Victoria Hospital. He’s working as a Convener for Dengue Control Program DEAG) and is the Executive Editor for Annals at the same institute.

He is also member of many significant societies from all around the world, namely, DAP, PES, ABCD, APASL, National Cardio-Metabolic Forum, PSG, PSSLD, Society of Infectious Diseases and on top of that, National Association of Diabetes Education of Pakistan (NADPA). He’s also a member of Faculty of Master of Education (UHS). He is the Coordinator APPNA merit Program. He is on the advisory board of Pakistan’s Recommendation for Optimal Management of Diabetes from Primary to Tertiary care level (PROMPT) and Better Recommendations, Implementation and Guideline Development for Healthcare Providers and their Training (BRIGHT).

He has the honor of attending many cosmopolitan conferences as a presenter, chairperson and an attendee. He has conducted numerous successful workshops, primarily on, Medical Education, Diabetes and Hepatitis. In addition to that, he has authored in numerous famed medical journal worldwide. He is also the chairman of Pakistan Hypertension League – Bahawalpur Chapter. He was honored to organize the APPNA meeting in 2012. Moreover, he is also closely working with the FED (Foot-Wear for Diabetic).

Prof. Sadik Memon

Degrees

  • FRCP: (London) in July 2017.
  • FCPS: Fellow College of Physicians and Surgeon of Pakistan (CPSP) in Gastroenterology in March 2002
  • FCPS: Fellow College of Physicians and Surgeon of Pakistan (CPSP) in Internal medicine July 2001.
  • MBBS: From Liaquat University of Medical & Health Science (LUMHS), Hyderabad, Sindh-Pakistan in August 1993

Experience

  • Director Clinical Sciences/Head of the Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Asian Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) Hospital Hyderabad, Pakistan from March, 2014 to till date.
  • Professor of Medicine & Consultant Gastro Hepatologist at Department of Medicine, ISRA University Hospital, Hyderabad-Sindh, Pakistan from November 2001 to 28 th Feb, 2014

Training

  • EUS Hands on course at Dow University Karachi on 14-15 April 2019.
  • One week observer ship in liver transplant unit of Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan from 30 th March to 5 th April 2015.
  • ACLS Certified in 1998, 2011.
  • One month course in Biostatic (from AKUH-Karachi) in 2001.
  • Residency in (Medicine) and Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi-Pakistan  Nov. 1995 to Oct. 1998  Nov. 1998 to October 2001
  • Internship at LUMHS, Hospital – Nov 1993 to Nov 1994.

Dr. Junaid Saleem

Degrees

  • FCPS Med, CPSP, 1995
  • MBBS, Quaid e Azam University Islamabad, 1984.

Experience

  • Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist Hearts International Hospital, Rawalpindi, 2009 to date
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Riphah Islamic International Medical College, 2014 to date
  • Consultant Physician Pakistan Army 1995 to 2009.
  • Consultant Physician Royal Saudi Army at Khamis Mashayt 1998 to 2001.

Training

  • Senior Registrar, Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, 1993-1994
  • Registrar, Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, 1988-1989
  • Internship, Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, 1985-1986

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan
  • Member Pakistan Society of Gastroenterology
  • Member Pakistan Society of Study of Liver Diseases
  • Member American College of Gastroenterology

Dr. Mohammad Salih

Degrees

  • FCPS Gastroenterology, Pakistan 2006
  • FCPS Medicine, Pakistan 2002
  • MBBS, Khyber Medical College, Peshawar, Pakistan 1996

Experience

  • Director Hepatology and Consultant Hepatologist & Gastroenterologist, Quaid-e-Azam International Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan 2017 to date
  • Director Hepatology and Consultant Hepatologist & Gastroenterologist, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd, Islamabad, Pakistan 2014 – 2017
  • Consultant Hepatologist & Gastroenterologist, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd, Islamabad, Pakistan 2011 – 2013
  • Assistant Professor and Consultant Gastroenterologist, The Aga Khan University Karachi, Pakistan 2008-2011
  • Senior Instructor and Consultant Gastroenterologist, The Aga Khan University Karachi, Pakistan 2005-2007

Training

  • Visiting Scholar and training in Transplant Hepatology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2010
  • Endoscopic ultrasound training, Selayang Hospital, Malaysia 2006
  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology, The Aga Khan University Karachi, Pakistan 2002-2005
  • Trainee Registrar, Medicine, FPGMI Shaikh Zayed Hospital, Lahore Pakistan 1998-2000
  • Internship, Hayat Shaheed Teaching Hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan

Dr. Faisal Waseem Ismail

Degrees

  • FCPS Gastroenterology, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 2007
  • FCPS Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 2003
  • MBBS, Karachi Medical and Dental College, Pakistan, 1997

Training

  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan
  • Residency, Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan
  • Internship, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan

Research interests

  • Portal hypertension
  • Hepatitis

Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Abbassi Shaheed Hospital, Karachi
  • Consultant Gastroenterologist, The Kidney Center Karachi
  • Consultant Gastroenterologist, Healthcare Hospital Karachi
  • Assistant Professor, Ziauddin Medical University, Karachi

Professional associations

  • Member, American College of Physicians
  • Member, American College of Gastroenterology
Clinical profile information

Clinical designation

  • Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

Dr. Shahid Rasool

Degrees:

  • FCPS (Gastroenterology) CPSP 2007
  • MACG 2007
  • FCPS (Medicine) CPSP 2002
  • MBBS Punjab Medical College Fsd. 1996

Experience:

  • Associate Professor of Medicine & Gastroenterology, Head of the Dept. of Gastroenterology, Madina Teaching Hospital, Faisalabad. May 2014 to date.
  • Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist, Aga Khan University Karachi Dec 2016 to April 2014
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine & Gastroenterology, Liaquat College of Medicine & Dentistry Karachi 2011-2014
  • Consultant Physician, Aziz Fatma Medical College Hospital Faisalabad 2002-2003

Training:

  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology, Aga Khan University Karachi 2003-2006
  • Post Graduate Trainee in Internal Medicine, Allied hospital Punjab Medical College Faisalabad 1998-2001

Prof. Altaf Baqir Naqvi

Degrees

  • MBBS, 1983 Nishtar Medical College
  • MCPS Family Med 1991
  • FCPS Gen Med 1993
  • FCPS Gastro 2000

Training

  • Senior Registrar General Medicine Nishtar Medical College, Multan 1988-1996
  • Senior Registrar Gastro Sheikh Zaid Hospital Lahore 1996-1999
  • Senior Registrar Medicine Nishtar Medical College 1999-2001

Resigned from Government Service in 2001

Working in private capacity as Consultant Gastroenterologist, Multan since 2001.

Dr. Amna Subhan Butt

Degrees

  • FCPS, Gastroenterology, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (2010)
  • MSc Clinical Research, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan (2009)
  • FCPS, Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (2005)
  • MBBS, DOW Medical College, Karachi (1999)

Training

  • Fellowship, Advance ERCP, WGO affiliated center, Siri Raj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Dept. of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • MSc Clinical Research, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Residency, Medicine, Dept. of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Internship, Civil Hospital, Karachi

Research interests

  • Viral Hepatitis
  • ALF and Acute on Chronic Liver failure
  • NAFLD
  • HCC
  • ERCP and Pancreatico-biliary procedures

Experience

  • Assistant Professor and consultant Gastroenterologist, Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan
  • Senior Instructor, Dept. of Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Residency in Internal Medicine, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Internship, Civil Hospital Karachi

Professional associations

  • Asia Pacific Society of Liver Diseases
  • Member, ACLF Guideline Committee, APASL
  • Member, of Pakistan Society of Liver Diseases
  • Member, Pakistan Society of Gastroenterology
  • Member, American College of Gastroenterology

Awards and honors

I have received 15 international awards for scholarly activities. I am the only scholar who has received 3 prestigious, merit based, competitive awards simultaneously during 26th Annual meeting of The Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver 2017 held in Shanghai, China

  • Asian Young Endoscopist Awards (AYEA) 2019
  • APASL-AASLD Clinical Research Methodology Workshop Award, 2018
  • APASL Travel award 2018
  • APASL Young Investigator Award 2017 & Oral presentation, Shanghai, China
  • APASL Presidential award 2017 & Oral presentation, Shanghai, China
  • APASL-AASLD joint Research Methodology Workshop Award 2017, Shanghai, China
  • Faculty Development Award: Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan-2016
  • Best oral presentation: 13th Annual Research Retreat, Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Best oral presentation: Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver- STC Pakistan-2014
  • Travel award: 4th Asia Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Expert Meeting (APPLE)-2013
  • APASL Clinical Research Methodology Workshop Award 2012, Taiwan
  • Best Oral Presentation Award, 9th Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver- STC, Korea, December 1-3, 2011
  • Young Investigator Award, 9th APASL STC, Korea, December 1-3, 2011
  • UEGW International scholarship, Barcelona, October 23 – 27, 2010
  • Outstanding Achievement Award: Received in recognition of clearing FCPS-Gastroenterology in first attempt from Department of Medicine, AKUH
  • Outstanding Achievement Award: Best Gastroenterology Resident for year 2009, AKUH
  • Travel Bursary: Pakistan Society of Gastroenterology, Lahore-2009
  • UEGW/WCOG International Scholarship, London, October 2009
  • UEGW Travel Award, 15th United European Gastroenterology Week, Paris, France, 27-31 October 2007
  • PGME Scholarship for MSc Clinical Research: This was a competitive, merit based scholarship, Aga Khan University for Masters in Clinical Research (2008-2009)
  • The 3rd Best Oral Presentation, PGME conference 2007, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Outstanding Achievement Award, Department of Medicine, AKUH: In recognition of clearing FCPS-Medicine in first attempt
  • Best House Officer, Medicine, Medical Unit IV, Civil Hospital Karachi

Clinical designation

  • Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • ERCP and Pancreatico-biliary procedures

Prof. Zahid Azam

Degrees

  • FCPS (Gastroenterology) Aga Khan University 2008
  • M Sc. (Clinical Research); Aga Khan University 2008
  • FCPS (Medicine): Aga Khan University 2003
  • MBBS Karachi Medical & Dental College 1997

Experience

  • Professor Med & Gastroenterology: Head of National Institute of Liver &GI Diseases; Dow International Medical College; Dow University of Health Sciences(DUHS), 2015 till date
  • Associate Prof. Med & Gastroenterology: Head of National Institute of Liver & GI Diseases; Dow International Medical College; Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), 2010-2015
  • Assistant Professor Medicine: National Institute of Liver & GI Diseases (NILGID), Dow Medical College, Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Karachi.2008-2010
  • Consultant Gastroenterologist South City Hospital 2016 till date
  • Consultant Gastroenterologist The Aga Khan University 2008-2016

Training

  • Endoscopic Ultrasound training, Ege University, Turkey Sept-Nov 2015
  • Fellow Gastroenterology The Aga Khan University 2004-2008
  • Fellow Gastroenterology Sindh Institute of Urology & Transplantation (SIUT) 2004
  • Senior Medical Officer Medicine: Aga Khan University. 2003-2004
  • Resident Medicine Aga Khan University.1999-2003
  • Medical Officer Medicine: Liaquat National Hospital 1998-1999
  • Internship: Aga Khan University 1997-1998

Prof. Amjad Salamat

Degrees

  • MBBS Quaid e Azam University Islamabad 1984
  • FCPS (Med) CPSP Karachi 1991

Appointment

  • Gastroenterologist, Quaid-E-Azam Hospital and Hearts International Hospital Rawalpindi

Experience

  • Consultant Gastroenterologist Quaid e Azam Hospital and Hearts International Hospital Rawalpindi
  • Pioneering Director Army Liver Transplant Center, 2015 – 2017, from paper to brick and mortar and first 8 transplants.
  • Advisor Gastroenterology Army 2012 -2017.
  • Senior Consultant and Gastroenterologist Combined Military Hospitals Quetta, Lahore, Rawalpindi & Peshawar 2001 – 2012.
  • Consultant Physician and Chief of Medicine, Sharoorah KSA, 1998-2001

Training

  • Clinical Fellow in Hepatology, University of Miami, USA, 1992-1993
  • Registrar, Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, 1988-1991
  • House Officer, Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, 1984-1985