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Dr. Syed Rahil Ahmad
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Education/Licensing Examination

United States Medical Licensing Examination
Step 1- Passed, Single Attempt, March 2010
Step 2 CK- Passed, Single Attempt, October 2010
Step 2 CS- Passed, August 2011
ECFMG Certification- August 2011

Medical Education
Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, India MBBS, 2008

Membership and Honorary/Professional Societies
Member of "U.P Medical Council", India
Member of "Delhi Medical Council", India
Member of "Drug Society", Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, India
Member of "Physicians for Social Responsibility"

Medical School Honors / Awards
Was part of wining batch of college festival in year 2004 and represented my medical school batch in quiz, group music and sports (cricket) category and stood first in them.

Work Experience:

3/2013-Present
Average Hours/Week: 48 SDDMASC Hospital, New Delhi Govt., India Junior Resident,
Department Of Pediatrics
To provide continuous and quality care to the patients and assist senior doctors in conducting procedures. Perform independently/ assist senior doctors in procedures as per clinical privileges authorized. Treat and Manage the In-patients Monitor daily outdating. To complete patient history form, visit patient and review medical record. Obtain relevant clinical information for inclusion in the report Assist the Consultant inter and intra departmental activities
To be an in-house Consultant for all emergency situations encountered in the hospital
Supervise all nursing/ paramedical and non – medical staff of the department
to maintain discipline and high standard of medical care as per SOPs.

Average Hours/Week: 48 SDDMASC Hospital, New Delhi Govt, India. Junior Resident
Emergency/Casualty
4/2012-2/2013

To provide emergency treatment to patients visiting casualty department.

Research Volunteer Hematology & Oncology Division
04/2011 - 08/2011 Average Hours/Week: 28
St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, New York

Interviewing and enrolling eligible participants into the study. Was actively involved in the phase 1 clinical trial of XL184 in the treatment of Renal Cell Carcinoma. It was a study to evaluate drug-drug interaction of XL184 and single dose rosiglitazone. I was responsible for documenting extent of disease at the baseline and following intervention by identifying target and non-target lesions. I was also actively involved in toxicity assessment and data management. My Duties as a research volunteer also involved in the compilation,
collection and documentation of research data like filling out eCRFs and analyzing progression of disease. Provide education to patients and staff who were directly or indirectly responsible for enrolling patients and assuring compliance for all patients. Working closely with research team and patients for proper execution of the clinical trial as required by the study protocol. Made Reports on adverse reactions of study drugs for Institutional Review Board.

Medical Observer, Hematology-Oncology Division
05/ 2011 - 08/2011 Average Hours/Week: 20
St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, New York

Worked as a part of Hematology-Oncology team under direct supervision of Dr. Mala Varma, Hematology Oncology Training Program Director. Took part in morning reports, interacted with patients, took detailed history and presented it to the whole team during the clinical rounds. Interacted with faculty, residents, fellows and medical staff in a collegial, academic environment. Read online literature and journals on case to case basis and discussed it after the rounds.

Junior Resident, Anaesthesiology & Critical Care Average Hours/Week: 48
DDUH, New Delhi Govt., India

Managing critically ill patients and their secondary issues in the ICU. Presented cases to the consultants during clinical rounds. Took care of hospital acquired infections like ventilator associated pneumonia. Fluid, electrolyte and nutrition management.. Responsible for attending emergency calls in the hospital premises in order to provide basic and advanced life support. Learned procedures like central line insertion, intubation, cannulation, emergency tracheostomy and lumbar puncture. Was involved actively in pre-anesthetic checkup
and pain clinic, managing patients with chronic pain. Administered spinal and epidural anaesthesia under supervision.

Volunteer Experience
Member, Drug Society
8/2005-Till date
JawaharLal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, India

The Drug society is run by medical students, graduates and supervised by our medical school. It is a philanthropic society which provides support and help to poor patients who are unable to pay for their treatment. As a member of the society our job is to provide drugs, medical supplies and arrange blood donors for the destitute patients and to organize health camps in the urban slums of the city. For all the above motives we generate funds by motivating people to donate and help the society for the genuine cause.

Pre-Registration House Officer Experience, (Intern)
05/2007 – 05/2008, Average Hours :48
District Hospital, Pratapgarh, India

Three months compulsory posting in rural areas under department of Community Medicine where: Conducted a survey on Incidence of Polio in children after immunization. Worked with resistant families in removing their doubts and dilemmas regarding polio immunization. Attended a one day workshop on revised National Tuberculosis Control Program (RNTCP). Presentation on malnutrition among children, its prevention & cure. Spreading awareness among people towards family planning and prevention from AIDS. Fifteen days compulsory posting in Emergency Medicine Department where I acquired practical knowledge of different medical emergencies and also learned many short surgical procedures.
Key Responsibilities:
Act as a connecting link between the patients and rest of the medical staff. Attend any new patient (admission) immediately and to chart down all the details of the patient. Inform the respective consultant about the admission of the patient and to instruct the nursing staff about the necessary orders to be carried out. To take rounds and examine individual patients. Inform the respective consultant about any new findings. To follow up with all the investigations to be seen and trace their results. To attend patients complaints. To calm the patients if they are apprehensive. Inform the consultant if needed.

Undergrad Level
Worked as vaccinator in ’ Pulse Polio Immunization’. Took active part in immunizing as many children as possible without any left out. Mobilized resistant as well as hesitant families by door to door counseling sessions
Hobbies & Interests
I like listening to music and playing drums, was drummer of my college band. Apart from music I like playing cricket. I was opening batsman of my college team. I have special interest in journalism, a keen writer. Love to write articles on health and technology.

Language Fluency (Other than English)
Hindi : Speak, read and write Fluently Urdu : Speak, read and write fluently

Personal Information

Date of Birth: 20th July 1982
Languages Known: English and Hindi
Nationality: Indian
Passport: Indian Passport Valid Till 5th July 2017
Visa: USA VISA Type B1/B2 valid till 17th January, 2021

                                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                 -Syed Rahil Ahmad