Studies in Medicine; degree in Medico-Legal Systems of Health and Disaster Management. Medical Doctor. Residency in Oncology; specialization in hospital and healthcare management. Founder, Rotary Club of Kashmir. Director, Space Communications, first event management company in Kashmir. Health Editor, Rising Kashmir. Documentary filmmaker on social issues regarding children. 2005, Paul Harris Fellow; 2006, Commonwealth Fellow; 2007, Yale World Fellow; 2008, SIP Fellow; 2009, LSE Fellow; 2009, Young Global Leader. 2010, Executive Member, Children Film Society of India. Interests: health and public policy, conflict management and resolution, art, film, music, social entrepreneurship, politics and media.