We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr. Talat Waseem as Chair-Department of Surgery & Allied Surgical Disciplines at Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences! With his leadership, we are confident that the Department of General Surgery and its Allied Surgical Disciplines will excel in clinical service, education, and research.
Dr. Talat Waseem is an Associate Professor of Surgery and Consultant of Surgery at the Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons England, having received this distinction in 2017. Additionally, he is a Fellow of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (2012) and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons USA (2020).
Dr. Waseem completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Surgical Research at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA from 2002-2005. He is also a Master in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, UK (Scholar), and a Master in Medical Education. Prior to joining Shalamar, Dr. Waseem served as a Clinical Lecturer at Cork University College and the University of Limerick, Ireland. He has published over 100 research articles in international and national journals.
Let’s welcome Dr. Talat to his new role and provide him with full support in this exciting journey toward excellence!