Prof. Dr. Maqsood Ahmad
Dr. Maqsood Ahmad started his career as General Duty Medical Officer (Captain) in Pakistan Army after graduation from NISHTAR MEDICAL COLLEGE MULTAN in 1976. He served with troops in hard areas of Balochistan and Sindh for a couple of year and then joined Pharmacology Department; Quaid-e-Azam Medical College Bahawalpur in November in 1978.
In April 1984 he got M. Phil (Pharmacology) degree from Postgraduate Medical Institute. Lahore & was the 6th student of the discipline awarded the qualification from the institute. The area of special interest remained Gastrointestinal Pharmacology. The experience and the qualification required to become professor completed in 1992. In 2003 promoted as Professor Pharmacology; Nishtar Medical College, Multan on regular basis. He has spent a period of 42 years in learning and teaching Pharmacology to undergraduate and postgraduate students of MBBS, M. Phil, BDS, B-Pharmacy and Diplomas of different disciplines.
He also served as an Honorable Member of Drug Court, BAHAWALPUR. He got a respectful retirement from Punjab government service in December 2011 and joined AKHTAR SAEED MEDICAL AND DENTAL COLLEGE on 1st March 2012 considering it to be the best medical college in private sector. The research work done was of special nature and carried out by few scientists in the world i.e. Eliciting Peristaltic Reflex-In-Vitro and to understand its mechanism by applying various drugs.
At Akhtar Saeed Medical & Dental College, he is heading dynamic honorable team of doctors which includes gems like Prof. Dr. Maryam Rashid, Dr. Fariha Ahmad Khan, Dr. Neelofar Yousaf Warraich, Dr. Mariyam Iftikhar Piracha, Dr. Haseeb Khan, Dr Sadaf Jabbar, Dr. Ayesha Iqbal, Dr. Mahnoor Fatima; who are always whole heartedly busy in imparting international standards of medical education to the students with dedication.