The Presence of Professor Shakeel Qureshi in CASPIAN Meeting 2017
According to the Permanent Secretariat of Congresses of Razavi Hospital Professor Shakeel Qureshi will speak at the congress about the replacement of the lung valve through non-surgical procedures and other issues related to congenital heart diseases.
For further information about the prominent scholar please read the following.
Shakeel A. Qureshi MD
Evelina Childrens Hospital
London United Kingdom
Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist / Head of Service
Area of expertise
Interventional Paediatric and Adult Congenital Heart Disease
English Urdu Punjabi
Professor Shakeel Qureshi trained in paediatric cardiology at Harefield Guys and Liverpool Hospitals. He was first appointed consultant at Liverpool in 1987 and consultant paediatric cardiologist/senior lecturer at Guys and St Thomas in 1988.
Professor Qureshi is involved with earthquake relief work in Kashmir charity fundraising for building houses in Kashmir and Indonesia and other medical charity missions. He is also on the Chain of Hope medical board.
interventional paediatric cardiology (keyhole surgery techniques)
co-inventor of Tyshak balloon.
developing or evaluating devices for treating congenital heart defects
involved in evaluating a new percutaneous pulmonary valve
Sitara-e-Imtiaz (one of the highest civil awards) by the Pakistan Government for services to medicine in 2004
PICS Outstanding Achievement award (judged by the profession) in Chicago in 2004.
Professor Qureshi has published over 170 papers and several reviews and book chapters co-editing a text book of interventional paediatric cardiology.