Dr Salman Ahmad


Educational Background


Professional Experience

Diplomate American Board of Surgery
Diplomate American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Assistant Professor – Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
The Children’s Hospital & the Institute of Child Health, Lahore

Dr. Salman Ahmad Shah is the founding member and is working for CHHRI since the starting of this cause. Salman A, Shah is a gold medalist graduate of King Edward Medical College Lahore, Pakistan. He completed all his postgraduate training from the United States and did his general surgery residency from Indiana University and his cardiothoracic residency from UNM. He did his pediatric cardiac surgical training from Vanderbilt University and did an additional fellowship in advanced pediatric cardiac surgery from Emory University (Children’s Hospital of Atlanta). He is board certified general in cardiothoracic surgery by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, and is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. He has several publications to his credit relating to cardiac surgery and pediatric cardiac surgery.
Currently he is working as an Assistant Professor Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery at Children’s Hospital and Institute of Child Health Lahore, Pakistan.
His special interests include infant and neonatal cardiac surgery, adult congenital cardiac surgery, ECMO and cardiothoracic transplantation.