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pathologist

Azra Shah, Indian pathologist. Achievements include research in gastrointestinal and oncopathology. Fellow Indian College Pathologists; member International Academy Pathology, Indian Association Pathologists and Micrologists (life), Indian Association Cytology (life).

Background

Shah, Azra was born on September 19, 1947 in Srinagar, India. Daughter of Syed Ahmad and Salma Shah.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Science, Government Medical College, Srinagar, India, 1969. Doctor of Medicine in Pathology, Pgimer, Chandigarh, India, 1977.

Career

Demonstrator pathology, tutor Doctor of Osteopathy, 1978-1981, assistant professor pathology, 1981-1988, associate professor, 1988-1992. Lecturer pathology Government Medical College, Srinagar, 1980-1981. World Health Organization trainee Hammersmith and St. Marks Hospitals, London, 1984.

Professor, head pathology S.K. Institute Medical Sciences, Srinagar, since 1992. Demonstrator, tutor Government Medical College, Srinagar, 1971-1977. Junior resident medicine S.M.H.S. Hospital, Srinagar, 1970-1971.

Guest speaker Cancer Society Kashmir, India, 2000-2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in gastrointestinal and oncopathology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Dictionary of Medical Syndromes, 1996, MEQS in Pathology, 2000. Contributor over 50 articles to professional journals. Member editorial board JK Practitioner, Journal Medical Sciences.

Membership

Fellow Indian College Pathologists. Member International Academy Pathology, Indian Association Pathologists and Micrologists (life), Indian Association Cytology (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, movies, crossword puzzles, stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Married Abdul Rauf, June 26, 1971. Children: Yasmeen Rauf, Sajid Rauf.

father:
Syed Ahmad

mother:
Salma Shah

spouse:
Abdul Rauf

child:
Yasmeen Rauf Shah

child:
Sajid Rauf Shah