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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
September 01, 2018

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Ahmer Makin


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North Brunswick 08902, NJ

C: 862-***-*****

Professional Summary

General Pediatrician with post-graduation certification from United Kingdom, ECFMG certification from United States and in active clinical practice with experience providing clinical care in various settings in multiple countries.

Education & Certifications

MRCPCH (Member of Royal College of Pediatrics & Child Health) United Kingdom, March 2009

Membership of the Royal College is at a professional level and is considered to be a qualification equivalent to a Master’s Degree. This membership of Royal College is granted after completing medical training along with prescribed period of practice, and rigorous examinations

USMLE Step 1 & 2 1993 / 1995

ECFMG Certification 1995

MB BS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery), Karachi University, Pakistan 1985

Professional Experience

General Pediatrician Abu Dhabi, UAE Nov 2006 / Current

Tawam/Al-Wagan Hospital is a modern state owned medical system and affiliated with John Hopkins (USA). Hospital is largest academic tertiary care teaching hospital in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi and JCI accredited. I have been affiliated with Tawam Hospital since 2006 and presently working as a Specialist General Pediatrician, at AlWagan Hospital.

Responsibilities also include providing services to patients in the emergency room, out-patient pediatric clinics, and in- patient.

Also, part of the advisory team responsible overseeing implementation of electronic health records system in central and satellite hospitals.

Senior Supervising Physician, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan 2006

Aga Khan University is a JCI accredited 560 bed tertiary care hospital in Karachi which is a major metropolitan city. Worked as Senior Supervising Physician in the Pediatric Emergency Department of Aga Khan University Hospital, undertaking the necessary investigations and interventions to diagnose patients in the acute phase, liaising with sub-specialist pediatricians, and to resuscitate and stabilize children who are seriously ill or injured. Balancing the need for residents to develop autonomy with level of supervision required to ensure safe and appropriate environment.

Medical Officer, Habib Medical Center Karachi, Pakistan 2006

Provided primary medical care in a fast paced and very busy medical practice.

Clinical Traineeship, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK 2002 / 2005

This traineeship was under the auspices of NES, West of Scotland Region, University of Glasgow, U.K. The program included Observation and practice of clinical skills, Self-directed learning, Ward rounds, grand rounds, Outpatient clinics along a focused medical curriculum in pediatrics.

Pediatric Resident King Khalid Hospital, Najran, Saudi Arabia 1999 / 2002

Received in depth training in both in-patient and out-patient setting while progressively increasing responsibilities for the patient’s care. Strong neonatology exposure.

Primary Care Physician, Primary Healthcare Centre Najran Saudi Arabia 1990 / 1999

Provided comprehensive primary care to all ages, ranging from newborns to elderly and managed patients providing both acute as well as ongoing outpatient care for chronic conditions.

Medical Officer, General surgery & Orthopedics Social Security Hospital, Pakistan 1988 / 1990

Hudersfield Royal Infirmary England UK 1987 / 1987

Internships, Civil Hospital, Karachi Pakistan 1985 / 1986

Teaching and Administrative Experience:

Quality improvement programs at Tawam/Al-Wagan Hospital

Initiatives for reducing wait time for the patients in the Emergency Department at Tawam/Al-Wagan Hospital

Antibiotic stewardship initiatives in inpatient and outpatient settings

Medication reconciliation and initiatives to reduce medication errors

Patient education for Asthma and practice wide application of Asthma Action Plan

Educational programs for the community in the hospital setting on topics ranging from healthy diets to coping with chronic illnesses in children at home

Grand round presentations and lectures on various topics with most recent one on " Child Abuse awareness " was highly rated and nominated for presentation in the Annual Pediatric conference in Abu Dhabi.

Medical student and trainee bedside and morning report teaching sessions


General Medical Council (GMC), United Kingdom

Health Professional Licensing Department Health Authority Abu Dhabi, UAE

PMDC (Pakistan Medical & Dental Council) Gov of Pakistan


English, Arabic, Hindi, Urdu

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