Dr. Qasim is an attending (consultant) physician in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care at the
University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
He obtained his medical degree from the University of Karachi. He completed postgraduate
training in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care in the United Kingdom, where he also worked
as an attending (consultant) emergency physician and operational EMS physician. He moved to
the United States to complete training in Trauma/Surgical Critical Care at the R Adams Cowley
Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, Maryland before moving to Philadelphia.
His academic interests lie in advanced trauma and endovascular resuscitation, airway
management, simulation, and prehospital care. You can follow him on Twitter: @emeddoc