Get the latest information about COVID-19

Prof. Dr. Arshad Javaid


Professor Arshad Javaid is a Clinical Academic Leader, who has served in various paramount Healthcare Institutions in Pakistan and abroad. Hailing from the District of Karak, Professor Arshad completed his Secondary Education from Cadet College Kohat and subsequently joined Khyber Medical College to pursue his Medical Degree.

Professor Arshad received advanced training in the field of Pulmonology and Lungs health.

He holds a fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians, UK as well as the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan in the field of Chest MedicineProfessor Arshad is a pioneer in the field of Pulmonology in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) and has served as a Professor of Pulmonology at the Postgraduate Medical Institute, Peshawar, and as the Dean of the faculty of Pulmonology of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan.

He has authored over 150 Academic Publications and won numerous Competitive Research Grants as a Research Leader. 

He pioneered the Pakistan Chest Society and is currently the Chief Editor of Pakistan Journal of Chest Medicine. Professor Arshad has served as the Strategic Advisory Committee of the National and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa TB Control Program and developed multiple TB Management and Control Guidelines for Pakistan.

He has been instrumental in the development of the Tobacco Control Guidelines and their incorporation in the TB and lung Health Guidelines.  

Professor Arshad has held several Clinical Academic Leadership positions in the past including postings as the Vice Chancellor of Khyber Medical University Pakistan and the Chief Executive of Khyber Teaching and Lady Reading Hospitals rendering his services to the latter at the peak of the terrorism wave in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Professor Arshad has been actively involved in the establishment of the Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Unit at the Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar, one of the most advanced Research and Treatment facility in the Country.

Professor Arshad also assumed Advisory Positions in the Global Fund supported initiatives of the National TB Control Program Pakistan and represents KPK at various global forums. He is the founding President of the Pakistan Network for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (PNQAHE).

Professor Arshad’s professional excellence has been recognized at the National Level. He has served an Advisory Role at the Pakistan Health Research Council and currently guides the Prime Minister’s Task Force on Health as a Member. He remained associated with the Regulatory Authority of Medical Profession as Member of Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) and also chaired the Medical Education Committee of PMDC which designed Accreditation Standards for Undergraduate Medical Education.

“The aim of medicine is to prevent disease and prolong life. This must be achieved in an ecosystem of ethics, integrity, exhaustive knowledge and professional excellence so that optimum healthcare services can be delivered. My research, practice and administrative experience over decades has taught me that no matter what the challenges, with sincere intent and hard work, best practices in all functions and facilitations can be achieved. I envision FMTI-PIMS as a benchmark of excellence for others to follow, and I am privileged to participate in this journey.”

Office location

Office Hours

Monday to Friday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Contact Info

Address: Ibn-e-Sina Rd, G-8/3, Islamabad
Phone: 051-97015517