List of Aga Khan University people
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This is a list of notable alumni, professors and staff affiliated with the Aga Khan University.
Government, public service, and public policy
- Sahabzada Yaqub Khan Former chairman of the AKU Board of Trustees, foreign minister of Pakistan from 1982 to 1991, also famous for his refusal to carry out military operation against innocent civilians in former East Pakistan for which he conscientiously resigned as Governor of East Pakistan
- Prof. Abdul Gaffar Billoo is known Pakistani pediatric endocrinologist at the Aga Khan University (AKU) where he serve as professor of clinical pediatrics. He was awarded with Sitara-i-Imtiaz for public services the most prestigious civilian award by then-President of Pakistan General Pervez Musharraf in March 2007. He founded HANDS International a Nonprofit organization in Pakistan which has been working since 1975.
- Dr. Adil H Haider, MD, MPH, a graduate of Aga Khan University (AKU), is a well known Trauma Surgeon and Outcomes research Scientist in the United States. He is currently serving as the Kessler Director of the Center for Surgery and Public Health at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health. He has also served as Associate Professor of Surgery, Health Policy and Management and Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and the Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr Haider developed Doctella, a smartphone app that provides patients with checklists before undergoing any surgery or medical procedure. Dr Haider is the current Recorder of Association for Academic Surgery.
- Dr. Naeem Rahim, MD is an American Nephrologist and founder of Idaho based JRM foundation For humanity & Co-founder of Idaho Kidney Institute. He was one of the First Idahoans to receive the Ellis Island Medals of Honor in the last 25 years. Naeem Rahim went to Aga Khan medical college for medicine graduated in 1998.
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