Dr. Mahmood Khan
Dr. Mahmood Khan is currently the Head of Rehabilitation Medicine Department and Classified Specialist at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Multan. He also serves as Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine at CMH Multan Institute of Medical Sciences (CIMS). Dr. Mahmood Khan graduated from Army Medical College in 1992. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Armed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (AFIRM) and passed his exit exam in 2003 to become the Fellow of College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (FCPS). Later, he went for advanced training in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation at Swiss Paraplegic Centre, Switzerland. He remained the Head of Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Kharian, Peshawar, Quetta and Multan from 2004 to date.
During his stay at AFIRM, Dr. Mahmood was actively involved in the development and initial establishment of the institute. He has been an Instructor at Armed Forces post Graduate Medical Institute (AFPGMI) as well. In 2002, Dr. Mahmood served as a member of the federal government technical committee along with the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare to follow up on National Policy for Persons with Disabilities. During Peshawar tenure (2009-2012) Dr. Mahmood was actively involved in research on acute flaccid paralysis secondary to polio epidemic in the region in collaboration with WHO surveillance and diagnostic teams. He also represented Pakistan at International Consensus Conference on the International Classification of Functioning (ICF) Core Set for Spinal Cord Injury. This was a joint Project by Swiss Paraplegic Research, ICF Research Branch, World Health Organization (WHO), the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) and the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM). In 2011, he was a part of the six members Army Medical Corps delegation to Australia as a joint health initiative between the two countries.
Dr. Mahmood has also been the Examiner for B. Sc Exam (Orthotics & Prosthetics) at PIPOS (Pakistan Institute of Prosthetics and Orthotic Sciences) Khyber Medical University and Thesis Reviewer for M.Sc Physiotherapy at Dow Medical University.
He likes to spend times with his family and friends.