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Dedicated medical professional with special interest in Diabetes. Highly effective in diagnosing and preparing treatment plans for the patients with an exceptional follow through ability.

Education:
  • Fellowship in Endocrinology July 2003-Present, Howard University Hospital, Washington DC.
  • Residency Internal Medicine July 1999-2002, Howard University Hospital Washington DC.
  • M.B.B.S 1989-1994, Fatima Jinnah Medical College, Pakistan.
Employment History:

Fellow , Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism-2003 to present, Howard University Hospital, Washington DC.
  • Participate in evaluation and follow up of ambulatory care patients in Diabetes and Endocrine clinics as wells as private office of Endocrine Attending at Howard University Hospital.
  • Attend Endocrine clinic at Walter Reed Army Medical center on a weekly basis.
  • Provide consultation on in-patients and maintain follow up care till discharge from the hospital.
  • Supervise residents and medical students who are assigned to the Endocrine service.
  • Preceptor for physical diagnosis for 2nd year medical students.
  • Actively participate in all conferences, journal clubs and teaching rounds.
Research Officer, Diabetes Institute, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington DC, September 2002 to June 2003.
  • Actively involved in research in the area of Diabetes.
  • Studied the use of telemedicine in screening of diabetic retinopathy in a clinical setting (manuscript being revised).
  • Performed continuous glucose monitoring.
  • Actively participated in diabetes clinical conferences and journal club.
Medical Resident, Howard University Hospital, Washington DC-July 1999-June 2002.
  • Direct patient care including physical exam, evaluation, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patients admitted to the medical floor with a wide range of illnesses.
  • Effective management of patients in the emergency room and intensive care units during clinical rotations.
  • Participated in the medicine out patient continuity clinic, diligently provided patient education and counseling in preventive medicine.
  • Presentation of resident lectures, grand rounds and teaching medical students.
Extern, Dulles Family Medicine, PC January 1999-June 1999.
  • Participate in outpatient care and following up in Family Practice setting.
Medical Assistant, Dupont Medical Associates, Washington DC July 1998-December 1998.
  • Responsibilities included detailed history taking, various office procedures such as Stress test, Holter monitor, and pulmonary function tests.
Intern, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lahore Pakistan, March 1996-September 1996.
  • Attended both inpatient and outpatient. Conducted numerous normal and high risk deliveries. Management of Obstetrical emergencies. Assisted in various major and minor surgical procedures.
Intern, Dept of Medicine. Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Pakistan, March 1995-March 1996.
  • Participated in outpatient care, provided inpatient services and managed emergency patients. Performed procedures like lumber puncture, paracentesis, thoracoentesis etc.
Certification/Licensure:
  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine-August 2002.
  • Medical License in Washington DC.
  • Medical License in Virginia.
  • Certified Clinical Densitrometrist-September 2004.
Professional Membership-Associate:
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist.
  • Endocrine Society.
Research Activities:
  • Sensitivity and specificity of non-mydriatic digital retinal imaging in screening of diabetic retinopathy. Presented as a poster at Diabetes Technology Meeting in San Francisco in 2003(Manuscript being prepared.)
  • Reversable Hyperthyroxinemia in a patient with Adrenal Insufficiency accepted as poster presentation for Annual AACE meeting May 2005, Washington DC.
  • Electrocardiographic Changes in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. Accepted as a Poster Presentation for the 96th, Annual Assembly of Southern Medical Association to be held on Nov 13th thru 16th 2002, Washington ,DC.
  • Prevalence of Stress Hyperglycemia in ICU setting. A pilot study.
Interests: Reading.

Immigration Status: US citizen.

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