Dr. Khalid RehmanAssistant Professor
PhD. Public Health (Austria)
Dr. Khalid Rehman a graduate of Ayub Medical College Abbottabad, has done his PhD (Public health) from Medical University of Vienna, Austria.
He is a very experienced public health professional with work experience in many countries including Pakistan, Liberia, Somalia, Kenya, South Sudan, Turkey (Syria), Mozambique.
His main areas of research interest in infectious diseases control.
To be specific he has worked a lot on Malaria, Leishmaniasis, Dengue, and other neglected tropical diseases.
Besides working on developmental projects with the likes of Global Fund and DFID, he has worked on many humanitarian crises responses including earth quakes, floods, cyclone, refugee crises, war crises etc. While working on these responses. He has gained great experience in program management, monitoring & evaluation, capacity building and research.
Currently, he is working as Assistant Professor at the Institute of Public Health & Social Sciences (IPH&SS), Khyber Medical University.
He is also a post – doc fellow on the “Addressing Smokless Tobacco Use & Building Research Capacity in South Asia” (ASTRA) study.
He is also coordinating the “Master in Health Research” (MHR) course at the IPH&SS, Khyber Medical University.
He has published eight papers in international peer reviewed journals with a cumulative impact factor of more than 21.