Tulspura, North Canal Bank, Lahore PK

International Student Affairs

Head of International Student Affairs

Dr. Shawana Mufti

“My goal is to facilitate high quality academic programs and student/faculty experiences via this international collaboration, while promoting cross-cultural awareness, emotional intelligence and global citizenship.  Our program prepares students to thrive and lead in a diverse world society both professionally and socially.”


Dr. Shawana Mufti is the newly appointed Head of International Student Affairs for Lahore Medical & Dental College. In this role she works towards developing programs for LMDC students to train in the US by facilitating collaborations and affiliations with US based institutions.

She is a graduate of King Edward Medical University and completed her residency in OB/Gyn from New York Medical College in New York City.  In addition, she is a certified Life Coach and personal growth mentor.

Dr. Mufti is the recipient of numerous accolades, including being voted “Top Doctor” for the Washingtonian magazine. She is a known philanthropist involved in several humanitarian efforts in Pakistan and internationally.  In her free time, Dr. Mufti enjoys hiking, trekking, and traveling.

Professional Experience

  • Owner and Operator of Fairfax Loudoun Ob/Gyn, Virginia, specializing in minimally invasive, laparoscopic and robotic surgery, and high-risk Obstetric care
  • Weight loss Specialist and Head of Loudoun Medical Diet Clinic
  • Certified Life Coach for relationship counseling, couples, and family therapy
  • Served as Life Coach and Consultant on Dunya, Geo, AAJ TV, and TV ONE television networks

Professional Certifications & Affiliations

  • Fellow of American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist (FACOG)
  • Certified Strategic Intervention Life Coach, Robbins Madanes Academy
  • Graduate from Isha Institute of Inner Sciences Engineering, a study in fostering global harmony through individual transformation.
  • Team Leader and Chief Coordinator for US-PAK Medical Mission, an NGO providing free medical care to underdeveloped countries while fostering US-PAK relations.
  • USA co-chair (past) for The Edhi Foundation, a non-profit social welfare organization


  • Graduate of Kinnaird College, Lahore
  • Graduate of King Edward Medical College, Lahore
  • Categorial Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Medical College
  • Chief Resident, Gynecology, Franklin Square Hospital, Maryland