Sobia Najm Masoud, M.D., F.A.A.P. Curriculum Vitae


EMPLOYMENT:

May 2012    onwards       ChairmanDepartment of Pediatrics                                    
                                     Naples Community Hospital / North Collier Hospital, Naples

May 2010    onwards       Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics
                                      Naples Community Hospital / North Collier Hospital, Naples

2010 - 2012                  Attending Physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
                                      
Naples Community Hospital / North Collier Hospital, Naples

July 2007    onwards      
 Attending PhysicianDept. of Pediatrics
                                     Naples Community Hospital / North Collier Hospital, Naples                               

July 2007    onwards       Primary Care Physician                                
                                     Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
 
                                     2940 Immokalee Road, Naples.

Oct 2001 – June 2004     Medical Officer  
                                     Family Hospital, Bahawalpur, Pakistan.                                                

Apr 2001 – Oct 2001      House Officer (Intern)                            
                                     Rawalpindi General Hospital, Rawalpindi. Pakistan.                                   

EDUCATION AND POST GRADUATE TRAINING: 
   

2008                            Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics

2007                            Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP)

2004 – 2007          Pediatric Residency Training
                                     Miami Children’s Hospital, Florida.                                    

April 2000                   Graduated Summa cum laude  
                                   M.B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery)
                                  Quaid-e-Azam Medical College, Bahawalpur, Pakistan
                                                                       

HONORS AND AWARDS:

2001                           Nomination for “Izaz-e-Sabqat” (President of Pakistan’s national award for Academic Excellence) for the year 2000.
                                 
 This is a federal award given to the student of the graduating class with the highest academic achievement nationwide.

 
2001                         “Best Graduate” ofQuaid-e-Azam Medical College for the year 2000

                            Valedictorian of a class of 232 students, the award is given to the student with the cumulative best  
                            academic record over the five years of medical college.

2000                          Gold Medal, First Position in the University (Valedictorian) 

                                   Final ProfessionalM.B.B.S. Examination.                                    

2000                           Distinction and Gold Medal, First Position in the University

                                   Pediatrics, Final ProfessionalM.B.B.S. Examination.

2000                          Honors and Gold Medal, First Position in the University       
                                  Otolaryngology, Final Professional M.B.B.S. Examination.

2000                          Gold Medal, First Position in the University
                                   Surgery, Final Professional M.B.B.S. Examination.                                  

1998                           Gold Medal, First Position in the University
                                  Third Professional M.B.B.S. Examination.                                                                       

1998                           Distinction and Gold Medal, First Position in the University
                                  Community and Preventive Medicine, Third Professional M.B.B.S. Examination.

1998                           Distinction and Gold Medal, First Position in the University  
                                  Special Pathology, Third Professional M.B.B.S. Examination.                                   

 1998                          Gold Medal, First Position in the University  
                                  General Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology,     
                                  Third Professional M.B.B.S. Examination.                               


1997                           Gold Medal, First Position in the University  
                                  Second Professional M.B.B.S. Exam.                                      

1997                           Gold Medal, First Position in the University
                                  Forensic Medicine and. Jurisprudence,
                                  Second Professional M.B.B.S. Examination

 1997                          Third Position in Pharmacology and Therapeutics,   
                                  Second Professional M.B.B.S. Examination.
                                   

 MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:

 2008 onwards             American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) - Fellow

 2007 onwards             South West Florida Physicians Association (SWFPA)

 2006 onwards             American Medical Association (AMA)

 2000                          Pakistan Medical and Dental Council. (PMDC)

PRESENTATIONSANDPUBLICATIONS:

  February 2007          Poster Presentation on “Atypical Presentation of DiGeorge Syndrome in a 14 Year Old Male”   

                                    AAAAI Annual Meeting, San Diego, Feb 2007.

                                    The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

                                    Volume 119 Number 1, January 2007.

                                    Clinical Immunology Society Annual Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases

                                   Consortium Conference,  San Diego, Feb 2007. Presented as a poster at the conference.
 

LANGUAGES:              English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi and basic Spanish