Dr Tariq Mahmood is Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist and a world expert in the field of colonoscopy. He is also the prospective parliamentary candidate for the Liberal Democrats in the May 2005 General Election, in the Uxbridge constituency, where he resides.
Dr Mahmood joined the NHS after a distinguished academic record in Pakistan, where he was a gold medalist from the University of Punjab and a silver medalist from King Edward Medical College, Lahore. His academic achievements include a certificate in Aviation Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians, London and in 2003 he obtained an MD from Imperial College, where he has extensive research collaboration with Professor Sir Ara Darzi.
Dr Mahmood is a member of the Examinations Committee of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland for the MRCP exams, and author of a book on MRCP exams for the British Medical Journal (1995). He was born in 1958 and is married with three children.
He is also senior lecturer at the University of East Anglia.
External Links: Dr Tariq Mahood – Harley Street Guide