Zainab Samad

Ibn-e-Sina Endowed Professor of Medicine Professor
Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine


Telephone: 0092 21 34864661


Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Diseases) USA Certified, 2018 & 2008
Diplomate, National Board of Echocardiography (Adult Echocardiography) USA Certified, 2010
Masters in Health Science (Clinical Research), Duke University, 2009
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine) USA Certified, 2005
MBBS, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan, 2000


Fellowship in Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, Duke University, Durham, USA, 2009
Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases, Duke University, Durham, USA, 2009
Residency in Internal Medicine, Duke University, Durham, USA, 2005

Research interests

Cardiovascular Disease Outcomes
Quality Improvement in Cardiovascular Care
Education and Capacity Building

Awards and honours

The Thomas Bashore Teaching Award, Duke Cardiology Fellowship Programme, 2017
Duke Department of Medicine Medical Education Award, 2015
The Robert A. Waugh MD Junior Faculty Award for Excellence in Cardiovascular Education from the Department of Medicine, 2014
The Thomas Bashore Teaching Award from the Duke Cardiology Fellowship Programme, 2013
American Heart Association, Women in Cardiology Award for Excellence, 2007


Clinical profile information

Clinical designation

Consultant Cardiologist



Created on:09/10/2020 Last modified:10/25/2021