Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saeed Shafi is a graduate of “King Edward Medical College” Lahore, who adopted Anatomy as a career by choice, from 1st day of his professional life. He has a vast national & inter-national experience (33-Years) of teaching Anatomy at undergraduate & postgraduate levels. He experienced working at renowned International Medical Institutions across the globe; like College of Medicine, King Saud University Riyadh; King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; King’s College, University of London, UK; Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa. After the devastating earth-quack of Oct. 2005, he decided to return to homeland, Pakistan and serve his own people. He joined Shifa College of Medicine, Islamabad as Professor of Anatomy and Assistant Dean Medical Education & Postgraduate studies in October 2005 and revolutionized the medical curriculum from traditional discipline-based didactic teaching to Integrated System-based Modular Curriculum within a short span of two years. He developed international linkages of Shifa College of Medicine with Glasgow University, UK; Kings College, London; King Saud University, Riyadh; Xinjiang Medical University, China and National University, Singapur. In December, 2011, on the request of Government of AJK, he established Azad Jammu Kashmir Medical College, Muzaffarabad (1st Public Sector Medical College of Government of AJK) Dr. Shafi is a qualified Anatomist as well as Medical Educationist. His expertise in the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning, Educational & Biomedical Research; Faculty Development and Management of Medical Education has been acknowledged by national and international Universities, Professional Associations, Medical Regulatory Bodies and Research & Development organizations; like, AMEE (UK), AACA()USA, IAS(UK), ASSA, IFAA, PMRC, HEC, PMDC, SCHS(KSA), NUST, DUHS, KEMU, KMU, STMU, UAJK, UHS, QAU, Bahria University, KSU, TUM, XMU, Glasgow University and Government of AJK. Dr, Shafi is a senior member of American Association of Clinical Anatomists (USA); Institute of Anatomical Sciences (UK); Anatomical Society of South Africa(ZA); Technical Advisory Committee of Pakistan Health Research Council (PHRC); Association of Medical Education in Europe(AMEE); Convener, PHRC Expert Panel in Anatomy; FAIMER (USA); HEC & PMDC Inspections Committee.
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saeed Shafi Research Interests are Curriculum Development, Assessments, Program Evaluation & Accreditation; Heavy metal toxicity, Developmental Studies, IVF, Wound healing; Neurosciences & Aging.