Endocrinologist, Internist, Educator
DEAN Medicell Institute of Diabetes Endocrinology
& Metabolism (MIDEM)
Emeritus Prof Tasnim Ahsan is a well Known internist Endocrinologist and a teacher. She graduated from Dow Medical College in 1978, and subsequently after completion of mandatory House-job training in Surgery and Medicine, proceeded to UK, where she completed rotational training in internal Medicine and Medical sub-specialties, whilst working in Stobhill General Hospital and Ruchill Hospital in Glasgow, from 1981 to 1984. She obtained her MRCP (UK) 1983 & has subsequently been awarded fellowship of all 3 Royal Colleges of (UK).
In Pakistan she served in Dow Medical College for 5 years as Assistant Professor and then served in the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) for 24 years. She established two new sub-specialties in the Department of Medicine at JPMC i.e, Endocrinology and Rheumatology. She retired from JPMC in 2015, as Executive Director, Professor and Head of Department of Medicine.
She also established another institute of Diabetes Endocrinology & Metabolism (MIDEM) in the private sector, in 2017. It is purposed to deliver multi-disciplinary, standard of care therapy, train professionals and undertake research in this discipline. MIDEM has also been accredited for Post-Fellowship training in Endocrinology in collaboration with JPMC.
She has published numerous articles in National and International journals, serves on Editorial advisory Boards of journals and reviews scientific papers and research proposals submitted for funding. Serves on the Diabetes Advisory Boards of various pharmaceuticals companies. She was a member of the Pakistan Medical Research Council Advisory Board on Medicine and served as the Dean, Faculty of Endocrinology at College of Physicians & Surgeons.
Emeritus Prof Tasnim Ahsan has mentored over 100 Internists and Endocrinologist, who are serving as Consultant & Teachers in Pakistan and aboard.
Currently she is serving in JPMC in the honorary Capacity of Emeritus Professor and as the Dean of MIDEM. As senior Endocrinologist she is on the panel of Consultant of Concept Fertility Centre Karachi and can be consulted through appointment. To book an appointment please Contact: Mobile: 0321-2110099, Telephone: (021) 35810049-50, 35361846, 35361846, 35361397