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Shaukatullah Shah Ansari

Dr. Shaukatullah Shah Ansari was an Indian politician, diplomat, physician who was the Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha from Bidar parliamentary constituency for the first Lok Sabha of India.

Attending physician

In the United States and Canada, an attending physician is a physician who has completed residency and practices medicine in a clinic or hospital, in the specialty learned during residency. An attending physician typically supervises fellows, residents, medical students, and other practitioners. Attending physicians may also maintain professorships at an affiliated medical school. This is common if the supervision of trainees is a significant part of the physicians work. Attending physicians have final responsibility, legally and otherwise, for patient care, even when many of the minute-to ...

Richard Freeman (physician)

Richard Freeman is a sports physician and doctor who is accused of ordering testosterone for cyclists of Team Sky in 2011. Testosterone is a banned drug under the laws of the World Anti Doping Agency. He faced a tribunal in Manchester, United Kingdom in November and December 2019, but, due to his deteriorating health, the tribunal has been postponed to April 2020.

Junior doctor

In the United Kingdom, junior doctors are qualified medical practitioners working whilst engaged in postgraduate training. The period of being a junior doctor starts when they qualify as a medical practitioner following graduation with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree and start the UK Foundation Programme, it culminates in a post as a Consultant, a General Practitioner, or some other non-training post, such as a Staff grade or Associate Specialist post. The term junior doctor currently incorporates the grades of Foundation doctor and Specialty registrar. Prior to 2007 it ...

Paul Nogier

Paul Nogier or Dr. Paul Nogier, was a French neurologist and physician who is considered the "Father of modern auriculotherapy", a version of acupuncture, an alternative medicine practice.

Physician-scientist

A physician-scientist is a holder of a degree in medicine and science who invests significant time and professional effort in scientific research and spends correspondingly less time in direct clinical practice compared to other physicians. Physician-scientists are often employed by academic or research institutions and may focus their clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. Although they are a minority of both practicing physicians and active research scientists, physician-scientists are often cited as playing a ...

Residency (medicine)

Residency or postgraduate training is a stage of graduate medical education. It refers to a qualified physician, podiatrist, dentist, optometrist, veterinarian, pharmacist or who practices medicine, usually in a hospital or clinic, under the direct or indirect supervision of a senior clinician registered in that specialty such as an attending physician or consultant. In many jurisdictions, successful completion of such training is a requirement in order to obtain an unrestricted license to practice medicine, and in particular a license to practice a chosen specialty. An individual engaged ...

Feride Rushiti

Feride Rushiti is a Kosovan activist, director of the "Kosovo Center for the Rehabilitation of Torture Survivors" and is one of the pioneering human rights activists in Kosovo. Rushiti received the U.S. Secretary of States International Women of Courage Award from US First Lady Melania Trump on 23 March 2018. She completed her studies at the Faculty of Medicine in Tirana, Albania in 1997 where she specialized in gastroenterology. In the aftermath of the 1998-1999 Kosovo war Rushiti mobilized a team of 45 health professionals from Kosovo, for post-war returnees and survivors of torture. Aft ...

Satyapal

Satyapal was a physician and political leader in Punjab, British India, who was arrested along with Saifuddin Kitchlew on 10 April 1919, three days before the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.