Board of Governors
Frontier Medical & Dental College is a self financing institution in the private sector. A Board of Governors administers it. The members of the Board include high govt. officials, leading members of the medical profession, representatives of the university, sponsors, elected public representatives and distinguished citizens.
Chairman / Principal
Prof. Emeritus Dr. A. Khan, Sitara-e-Imtiaz
MBBS (Pb), DCH (GI), MRCP (Edin), MRCP (Gl), FRCP (Edin), FRCP (GI)
Prof. Dr. A. J. Khan is the founding Principal. He is a former Federal Minister of the Govt. of Pakistan. He is the former Principal of the Government Bolan Medical College Quetta and the Founding Principal of Ayub Medical College Abbottabad. He has been Head of the departments of Medicine at the above medical colleges. He is the former President of PMDC (Pakistan Medical & Dental Council) the statutory body of Govt. of Pakistan which controls medical education in the country.
Dr. Khan has worked as Director General of Health, Govt. of Pakistan, a position considered to be the Chief Doctor of Pakistan which controls the health policy matters in the country. He represented Pakistan at many international forums, which include participation in the World Health Assembly of United Nations as leader of the Pakistan delegation. He has been the Vice President of WHO’s EMRO Regional Committee. He has many research publications to his credit some of which have been published in renowned international medical journals.
He had been a member of the Board of Governors of several other leading medical institutions, some of these are:
- Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad
- Bolan Medical College, Quetta
- National Institute of Health (N.I.H), Islamabad
- Sheikh Zayed Hospital, Lahore
- National Institute of Cardiology, Rawalpindi
- National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Karachi
- Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi
- Pakistan Red Crescent Society and many others
- He has been the President of PMDC, Pakistan
Homeopathic Medical Council, Pakistan Nursing Council, Pakistan Pharmacy Council and many other organizations.
- He has been the Dean of the Faculty Health Sciences of Bahria University, Islamabad and also the Chairman of the Board of Studies.
- He has also served as Federal Minister for Population Welfare Government of Pakistan.
- His meritorious services in the field of health and medical education have been acknowledged by the Govt. of Pakistan and the President of Pakistan has awarded him the highest civil award to a government servant, SITARA-E-IMTIAZ (star of distinction).
- He is a member of the Advisory Committee on Health of the Govt. of Pakistan.
- He is also a member of the Hospital and Health System Monitoring Committee of the Govt. of Pakistan.
- He is also a member of KPK provincial Task Force on Health.
He has been a member and President of PMDC council and has been the Chairman of the Standing Recognition Committee of PMDC.
Surgeon Commander ®
Dr. Shahina Jamil, an experienced Army & Navy Dental Surgeon with proven ability in administration is the Executive Director, looking after the general administration of the college. She is also the head of the Shahina Jamil Teaching Hospital one of the leading hospital in this area and the teaching hospital of the College. Commander ® Shahina Jamil is also the Chief Executive of the Dental Section of the College.
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Asad Khan, a young and energetic administrator. After his MBBS graduation, he worked with World Health Organization and then proceeded to UK to study Health Economics at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and London School of Economics. He is also an active member of Association of Medical Education in Europe and International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities.
He presides over and organizes day to day management decisions. The CEO advises the Board of Governors, motivates employees, drives changes within the organization and implements the institution’s long & short term plans.
Dean Basic Medical Sciences
Brig® Prof. Dr. Arshad Wahab Shah
MBBS, (KEMC Lhr) Grading Community Med (AFPGMI Rwp), DPH (Pn Univ(, Fellowship Community Padiatric (WHO), MSc. Medical Administration (Quaid-e-Azam University).
Prof Arshad is a qualified & learned Professor having excellent managerial skill & rich experience in teaching. He has worked on different position in Army Medical College & Armed Forces Post Graduate Medical College Rawalpindi. He has been the Director of Task Force Committee, Harvard Medical Institute USA. He is Member of PM & DC Inspection Committee. Prof Brig Dr. Arshad has many publications to his credit. The learned Professor is currently working as a Dean Basic Science & Head of Department of Community Medicine in this College.
Brig ® Prof. Dr. Muzaffar Khan
BDS, Ph.D (Germany) has over 27 years teaching experience in Dentistry. He did his post-graduation from University of Munster Germany and classified speciality training in maxillofacial surgery from Armed Forces Institute. He remained Professor & Head of Oral & Maxillofacial surgery at Armed Forced Institute of dentistry from 1993 to 2005. he joined FMDC the Dental Section as Principal and Vice Dean in 2009.
Dean Clinical Sciences
Prof. Dr. Johar Ali, MBBS, FCPS
Dr. Johar Ali is highly qualified, experienced Medical Teacher and out standing General Surgeon. He has special interest in Endourology and Laparoscopic abdominal surgery. Dr. Johar Ali is fellow and supervisor of College of Physician and Surgeons of Pakistan. He has dozens of research publications to his credit. He has been incharge of department of Medical Education of the college and is the Dean of clinical Sciences
Prof. Dr. Gul Mohammad MBBS, FRCS (Gl), FRCS (Edin), FRCS (FICS).
Prof. Dr. Gul Mohammad is a highly qualified, experienced and an outstanding surgeon and medical teacher with experience in all branches of surgery and particular in abdominal surgery which he obtained in U.K and in Saudi Arabia in Pakistan Army and at Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad. Prof. Gul has over three dozen publications to his credit. He has also been incharge of the Medical Education Center of the college and is the Vice Dean of Clinical section.
Prof. Dr. Abdul Najeeb Khan
MBBS, M.Phil (Physiology).
Prof. Dr. Abdul Najeeb Khan has over 12 years of teaching experience in Physiology. He has 11 publications to his credit. He has been examiner of Bahria University Islamabad and other universities since long and is the Vice Dean of Basic Sciences.