Nuruddin Lakhani

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine

Director, PGME

Telephone: 255 022 2137535


Masters in Public Health, University of Texas, Houston, 1998-2000 Residency (Paediatrics) & Fellowship (Community and General Paediatrics), University of Texas – Houston, 1994-2000
M.B.B.S., Aga Khan University, Karachi, 1992


Science of Early Child Development (online course), Aga Khan University – Institute of Human Development (AKU – IHD)/ Aga Khan Development Network/Red River College Canada, 2015

Current areas of teaching

General Pediatrics

Research interests

Childhood conditions like diarrheal diseases in infants and toddlers as well as Asthma Trends in near future after the introduction of rota virus vaccine; pneumococcal vaccine in the national program


Assistant Professor, PGME, Aga Khan University, 2015-to date
Director PGME, Aga Khan University, 2014-to date
Head of Paediatrics, Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam, 2013-2015
Instructor and Academic Coordinator, Paediatrics, Family Medicine Residency training program, Aga Khan University, 2006-2014

Professional associations

Member, Paediatric Association of Tanzania (PAT)

Created on:06/06/2017 Last modified:07/11/2017