Higher levels of triglycerides are a biomarker of heart disease risk. KARACHI: The groundbreaking ceremony of the third Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital in the country was performed by a 10-year-old cancer patient, Waleed Iqbal. Dr. Aziz-ur-Rehman, Dr Aziz-ur-Rehman is a well known doctor not only in Lahore but also in Pakistan. #Pakistani-#American #medical grad Dr. Faisal Cheema from #Karachi's Aga Khan University gets $4 million research grant for heart transplant #researchhttps://dailytimes.com.pk/213442/pakistani-scientist-awarded-4-mill...ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani physician/scientist Dr Faisal H Cheema was awarded $4 million to lead a cutting edge research on heart transplantation.Dr Faisal H Cheema belongs to the rural areas of Wazirabad and Hafizabad and got his education from Crescent Model School as well as the Government College, Lahore before moving to Karachi to attend medical school at Aga Khan University.After graduation, he moved to the United States and further trained and worked at Columbia University , Loyola University, Johns Hopkins University, University of Maryland and University of California Berkley. It was built up in 1983 by Princes Aga Khan through Aga Khan development organize.it is independent research University/college. Currently he is working as Diabetic expert in Cardex Hospital. AMERICAN MUSLIMS – VITAL PART OF U.S. HEALTH CARE SERVICES AND MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTSAround 10 % of all physicians in the U.S. are Muslims; An example of remarkable American success storyhttp://www.viewsnews.net/2017/06/10/american-muslims-vital-part-u-s...Under unprecedented spotlight since the 2016 election campaign, American and immigrant Muslims have found a new ally in the form of a treasure trove of authentic statistics springing from research institutions, analyses and informed sources.President Donald Trump’s decision last week to seek Supreme Court’s reinstatement of his federal court frozen travel ban for citizens from six Muslim majority countries provides another opportunity to showcase the role American Muslims play in wide-ranging areas.One area, where immigrants from Muslim majority countries have contributed crucially to the United States’ well-being is health care services.For example, The Medicus Firm, a company recruiting medics, reveals that 15,000 doctors working in the U. S. came from the seven Muslim majority countries – Libya, Iraq, Iran, Somalia, Syria, Sudan, Yemen – initially included in the travel ban executive order.Of these, 9,000 doctors emigrated to the U. S. from Iran, while 3,500 came from Syria and more than 1,500 from Iraq, which no longer is on the list of countries covered under the proposed travel ban.Just one percent of the total population, American Muslims have contributed to the American health care sector enormously. According to GMC, the number of Pakistani doctors who sat PLAB1 and PLAB2 since 2007-first half of 2012 stands at 6826. The mortality analysis included 1,215,490 patients admitted to the hospital under the care of 44,227 general internists between 2011 and 2014. International projects and are improving their importance all over the world. Pakistan, a large Muslim majority country, is one of the top five countries contributing medical experts including doctors to the U. S. According to a Pakistani organization, the number of Pakistani-American doctors is nearing 20,000. Dow Medical University of Health Sciences: There are 3,100 graduates of Karachi's Dow University of Health Sciences, contributing the largest pool of doctors among the 12,000 Pakistani doctors in the United States. India and Pakistan also rank as the top two sources of foreign doctors in the United Kingdom. The hospital will be built on 20 acres of land allotted by DHA, for which we are very grateful, said SKMT’s chief executive officer Dr Faisal Sultan. It is located at Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan. He is a skin specialist or physician in Pakistan. #Pakistani researcher at #UPenn: MIssing gene in some people in #Pakistan prevents heart disease. “We believe religion is very important in our world. Riaz Haq's Current Affairs Blog, Feverish spinning by pro-Opposition media spinmeisters suggests that BBC's Hard Talk host Stephen Sackur has done serious damage to the Pakistani Opposition's narrative about the Army and democracy in the country. The researchers found a man, woman and their nine children in Pakistan who were all APOC3 knockouts. Dr. Muhammad Naeem Iqbal is the Ex General secretary of Pakistan Association Of Dermatologist. He is the present Head Of Department Of Dermatology in Karachi, Pakistan. He also aspires to develop a national organ donation and allocation system for Pakistan. “The Bahrain funded state-of-the-art King Hamad University of Nursing and Associated Medical Sciences will help the country’s health sector prosper,” PM Nawaz said while addressing the groundbreaking ceremony. Ltd. All rights reserved. Growing up in Pakistan, the two basic choices every child gets academically are either becoming an engineer or a doctor. Dr Cheema’s passionate and selfless work for young physicians culminated in the establishment of Committee for Young Physicians within Association of Physicians of Pakistani-descent of North America, on which he served for more than a decade that included chairing it.