Dr. Mohiuddin Waseem Inducted as ACP Fellow

During April 7-9, 2011 more than 5,000 physicians attended Internal Medicine 2011, the annual meeting of the American College of Physicians (ACP) in San Diego, California.

The event was marked by scientific sessions bringing latest medical knowledge to the participants and a convocation ceremony whereby the College recognized and applauded its new Fellows and the recipients of various honors.

It was a ceremony of tradition, transition, renewal, and celebration.

This year Dr. Mohiuddin Waseem, MD, CWS, FACP, an internist and wound specialist practicing in Modesto, California was inducted as a fellow of the ACP. The distinction recognizes achievements in internal medicine, the specialty of adult medical care.

Dr. Waseem is affiliated with Gould Medical Group and Sutter Gould Medical Foundation. He is certified in internal medicine and wound care by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Academy of Wound Management respectively. He is a member of the Stanislaus Medical Society and a fellow of the American College of Certified Wound Specialists.

A native of Pakistan, Dr. Waseem earned a medical degree from Dow Medical College, Karachi and completed his residency at Cook County Hospital, Chicago. As he has special interest in diabetic foot wounds he pursued subspecialty training in endocrinology and received certification in chronic wound care.

The American College of Physicians is the second-largest physician group in the United States. Membership includes more than 129,000 internists, related sub-specialists, and medical students. Internists are specialists in the prevention, detection, and treatment of illnesses in adults.




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