Dr. Saffiullah
Assistant Professor
Department of Paediatrics

Dr Saffiullah did his graduation from Khyber medical college in December 1999.After completing his house job in Khyber teaching hospital  he went to United Kingdom for his postgraduate training in paediatrics.His first placement was in Alder Hey Children’s hospital, Liverpool which is a tertiary paediatrics centre catering all major paediatrics subspecialities.Subsequently he was selected for  the East Kent hospital paediatrics rotational  training program based at Ashford, Canterbury and Margate in Kent area. During this training he also had the opportunity to work in the neonatal intensive care unit, Canterbury, gaining valuable experience in neonatology. After completing his training he worked as specialty doctor in paediatrics based at Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother hospital, Margate, Kent.Dr Saffiullah did his MRCPCH (London) in 2006 and was also awarded MRCPS (Glasgow) in 2009.Dr Saffiullah has successfully completed various  training courses in paediatrics and neonatal resuscitation  including the UK resuscitation council , Newborn life support course(NLS- Oxford and  King’s college London)and Advanced paediatrics life support course(APLS-Manchester and University college, London).He has  been trained in the neonatal  stabilization and advanced skills course(STABLE  program).Dr Saffiullah also did his Griffith mental development scale training from Cambridge. Dr. Saffiullah has special interest in management of children with malnutrition, faltering growth and nurodisability. Dr. Saffiullah was involved in various clinical audit and projects during his training in the UK. He presented one of his project "Use of Cow's milk protien antibody measurement in children with chronic constipation" in the Royal College of Paediatrics and child health's annual spring meeting. This was subsequently published in the special edition of the Archives of disease in childhood. He has also presented various papers in different confrences including Pakistan paediaric association (PPA) annual confrence in Islamabad (Dec-2013) and 1st International neonatology conference in Lahore (March-2014). He is also actively involved in teaching and assessments of medical students of Peshawar Medical College.
Dr. Saffiullah currently works as Assistant Professor in Paediatrics based in Kuwait Teaching Hospital (Morning) and does his private clinic in Malik Saad's Market, D-5 Phase-1, Hayatabd Peshawar (Evening).