Chandigarh: Dr. Hakim Irfan Showkat, Interventional Cardiologist and Researcher at the super speciality, Tagore Hospital and Heart Care Centre Jalandhar, has achieved a major feat by bagging a prestigious fellowship in the American College of Cardiology.
Dr Hakim Irfan, son of the soil, did his MBBS from SKIMS Medical College Srinagar, MD Internal Medicine in SKIMS College, and DNB Cardiology – from All India Heart Foundation National Heart Institute New Delhi.
He is also Editor-in-Chief of World Journal of Internal Medicine, and editorial board member of more than 10 international journals published across the globe. Dr. Hakim has more than 45 International and National research papers to his credit and has written multiple book chapters in international and national books published by Springer and other publishing houses. Dr. Hakim also writes for several local and national newspapers.
Dr. Hakim Irfan was the principal investigator of Caro study published in the world journal of emergency medicine 2017. He often visits Kashmir and conducts free OPDs and Cardiology Preventive health checkups.