Bachelor of Science, Karachi (Pakistan) University, 1964. Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery, Liaqut Medical College, Sindh, Pakistan, 1970. Diploma Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Liverpool School Medicine, 1976.
Diploma Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, Welsh Medical School, Cardiff, Wales, 1979.
Senior house officer emergency department, Medicine Jinnah Postgraduate Center, Karachi, Pakistan, 1970-1971; research medical officer, Medicine Jinnah Postgraduate Center, Karachi, Pakistan, 1971-1972; resident medical officer, Army Hospital, Tobruk, Libya, 1972-1974; senior house officer infectious diseases, West Lane Infection Hospital, Middleborough, England, 1975-1976; senior house officer chest diseases, Pool Hospital, Middleborough, England, 1976-1977; senior house officer general medicine, Chadwel Heath Hospital, Illford, England, 1977-1979; registrar general medicine and chest diseases, Sandwell General Hospital, W. Brorwich, England, 1979-1984; consultant chest specialist Royal Clinic, King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, since 1984.
Member American College Chest Disease, Royal Society Hygiene London, American College Chest Physicians, Liverpool Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Junior Drs. Association (president 1980-1984).
Married Rana Maswood, November 7, 1979. Children: Uzma, Adeel, Aziz-Ul.