Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

Dr Jamshed Akhtar

I am trained paediatric surgeons through structured training program of College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan. My hospital is one of the largest children hospitals in Pakistan. The paediatric surgical department has 130 bed strength. It is recognized for postgraduate training. My hospital is a constituent hospital of Jinnah Sindh Medical University. We also teach undergraduate students of Sindh Medical College.

All type of general paediatric surgical procedures are performed here. Selected plastic, orthopedic and neurosurgical procedures are performed here.

I am involved in under and postgraduate training of students and residents. I am also member of paediatric faculty of College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan.

I am also editor of an impact journal JCPSP and President Elect of Pakistan Association of Medical Editors.

Present appointment
Professor
Hospital address

National Institute of Child HealthRafiqui Shaheed Road Karachi Sindh75510

Telephone
00 92 21 99201270
Specialism