Jooma, Rashid

Prof. Rashid Jooma is a Professor of Neurosurgery in the Department of Surgery at the Aga Khan University, Karachi. He completed his MBBS from Dow Medical College, Karachi, and after his residency in Neurosurgery from Atkinson Morley’s Hospital, London, UK, pursued an FRCS in Surgical Neurology from the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, UK. Dr. Jooma did a Fellowship in Epilepsy Surgery from the University of Cincinnati Hospital, USA. He is the former Director-General of Health of Pakistan. Presently, he is performing his duties as the National Co-ordinator of the Primary Trauma Care Program and is actively involved in many research projects pertaining to traumatic brain injuries.