Board of Advisors
Dr. Sarwar Saleh, M.D.
Dr. Saleh, M.D., is an advisor and former President of MAAWS. He received his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (M.B.B.S.) from Dhaka Medical College, University of Dhaka and holds American Board Certifications in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Cardiovascular Disease. He is currently a practicing cardiologist at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital in New York.
Dr. Syed Moin, M.D.
Dr. Moin, M.D., serves as an advisor to MAAWS. He received his medical degree from Osmania Medical College, NTR University of Health Sciences in India. He holds American Board Certifications in Geriatrics and Internal Medicine. Dr. Moin is a practicing physician and is affiliated with St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital in New York
Dr. Zubair Zoha, M.D.
Dr. Zoha, M.D., is an advisor of MAAWS. He received his medical degree from Sind Medical College, University of Karachi in Pakistan. He holds American Board Certifications in General Surgery and Critical Care Surgery. Dr. Zoha is affiliated with Saint Francis Hospital and Vassar Brothers Hospital in New York.
Dr. Wadud Bhuiyan, D.D.S
Dr. Wadud Bhuiyan, D.D.S, is an advisor and practicing dentist in New York for the last 30 years. He graduated from Dhaka Dental College, University of Dhaka.
Nasir Mahmood, RPh, MBA
Nasir Mahmood, RPh, MBA, CCP is an advisor of MAAWS. Mahmood also serves as President Emeritus of the Pharmacists Society of the State of New York.
Raihana Mawla earned her Masters of History from the University of Dhaka of Bangladesh. She works for the United States Postal Service and is a dedicated activist deeply involved in women and children’s issues in Bangladesh . Mawla served as an outreach worker for Mitra and Associates, a survey research firm in Bangladesh.
Dr. Shamim Ahmed, M.D.
Dr. Shamim Ahmed, M.D., specializes in internal medicine and geriatrics in Woodside, NY. He earned his medical degree from Mymensingh Medical College, Bangladesh. Dr. Ahmed completed his residency at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center and is affiliated with Elmhurst Hospital Center.