Abdus Salam Khan, MD, FACP
Assistant Editor, WikEM
Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad. Pakistan
Abdus Salam Khan is graduate of Dow Medical College , Karachi Pakistan. He is Diplomat ABIM with experience in Urgent care clinics. He has been working as consultant and later on as Director of Emergency Department since 2009 at Shifa International Hospitals, Islamabad. He is Founder Program Director of Emergency Medicine residency program at Shifa International Hospital and is involved in various activities at hospital and country level. He is in the Faculty of Emergency Medicine of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. He is also examiner of CPSP for the Intermediate module as well as FCPS Part II exam in Emergency Medicine.
His interest is in developing emergency medicine in low resource areas. His special interest is also in helping second victim be back to normal life. He has trained more than 4000 people for the basic life support and more than 700 individuals for the advanced cardiac life support.