Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University Queensland, Brisbane, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wales, Cardiff, 1993.
Research fellow (honorary) University Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, 1990—1993. Associate professor faculty medicine University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1995—2001, professor medicine, deputy dean faculty medicine Malaysia, since 2000. Directors representative Nadi Information Technology, University of Malaya Medical Center, Malaysia, since 2000.
Vice president Malaysian Diabetes Association, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2000—2002, Malaysian Association Study of Obesity, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1999—2002. Secretary College of Physicians Malaysia, Malaysia, 1999—2002. Fellow: American College Endocrinology, Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia.
Member: Malaysian Diabetes Association (president since 2005), Royal College Physicians United Kingdom, American Association of Clinical Endocrinology, American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society.
Married Mariana Mustafa. Children: Intan Syafiqah Ikram Shah, Adilah Ikram Shah, Imran Hafiz Ikram Shah.