Dr. K. M. Islam Saeed - Ministry of Public Health Afghanistan

Dr. K. M. Islam Saeed

Acting Director, Public Health & Management Training Department, Afghan Public Health Institute, MoPH Afghanistan:

  • MD, Kabul Medical University (2003)
  • MSc, Health Policy and Management (HPM), Aga Khan University (AKU) , Karachi Pakistan
  • Health System Management, Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Data Management courses by Aga Khan University (AKU)
  • Package of Management Courses by BRAC in Kabul( TOT, Planning and Budgeting, Supervision, Monitoring and Evaluation, Leadership Development, Human Resource Management)
  • Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Healthcare Financing , Quality in Healthcare and Evaluation of Healthcare Intervention courses by JHU &IIHMR
  • Research Methodology and Social Science Research by WHO

Dr. Khwaja Mir Islam Saeed established Public Health & Management Training Department in structure of APHI in 2007. In last two years he has designed and implemented many important courses including six week courses of public health and management for new graduates form medical universities and till now more than 700 doctors have successfully completed the course.

He has chaired the technical training task force (TTF) which leaded to training modules on management. He has completed his Master thesis on prevalence and risk factors of tuberculosis infection among prisoner in Kabul Central Prison (Puli Charkhi). Despite of engagement in development and conduction of training programme, he has been providing technical inputs and contribution in different meetings and working groups.

2004 HMIS officer, DG Policy and Planning, MOPH Afghanistan 2004-2006 Post graduate student of MSc in Health Policy and Management At Aga Khan University, Karachi Pakistan 2007 till now, Acting Director of Public Helath and Management Training Department, Afghan Public Health Institute (APHI), MOPH