Dr. Aneela Darbar is currently an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan.

She is a Diplomate American Board of Neurosurgery and was a former faculty at the Saint Louis University, Missouri. She is the first US trained female neurosurgeon of Pakistan. She graduated from Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan and then completed a post-doctoral research fellowship in Neurosciences, followed by Neurosurgery residency training at State University of New York (SUNY) at Syracuse.

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Work Experience

2017 on

Program Director for the Neurosurgery Training Program
The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan

2015-16

Residency Coordinator for the Neurosurgery Training Program.
The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2014

Certified as Diplomate American Board of Neurological Surgery. American Board of Neurological Surgery Oral Exam Completed and passed for credit.

2013 on

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

2012

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Saint Louis University Hospital, Saint Louis, MO, U.S.A.

Case Studies

Case study

A 10 year old child from Interior Sind was deferred by neurosurgeons as untreatable. He had a complex Fronto-Ethamoidal Encephalocele. He underwent a 12 hour operation to repair his encephalocele and with the help of plastic surgeon from the USA, we were able to create a nasal bridge and correct his orbital hypertelorism. Additionally his total hospital fee was 40% subsidized by the Patient Behbud Society (PBS) of Aga Khan University Hospital.

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ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 2017

    Committee Member for the Neuroscience Module for the 1st and 2nd year medical students at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.

  • 2017

    Speaker at the Career Fair 2017 organized by the Old Grammarian’s Society at The Karachi Grammar School, Pakistan.

  • 2016

    Course Coordinator at the Hands-On workshop on spinal Instrumentation at The Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi

  • 2016

    Member of the Post Graduate Surgical Education Committee (PGSEC) at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.

  • 2016

    Member of the Blood Utilization Committee at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.

  • 2016

    Chair Workshop Committee, Mind & Brain Neuroscience today and tomorrow, 19th National Health Symposium at The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

  • 2016

    Chair Workshop Committee, Surgical Innovations for the Developing World: 2nd Annual Surgical Meeting at The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan.

  • 2016

    Organized and Chair CME Seminar Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry for the Primary Care Physicians at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan.

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Professional Memberships

2013

Pakistan Society of Neurological Surgeons

2011

Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA)

2010

only Committee member for the International Division (ID) of Congress of Neurological Surgeons.

2004

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

2002

American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

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