Dr. Nahreen Ahmed, MD MPH

Dr. Nahreen Ahmed is originally from the Greater Philadelphia area, alumnus of Drexel University College of Medicine, University of Illinois in Chicago Internal Medicine Residency Program and NYU/Bellevue Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship. She is currently Faculty in the division of Pulmonary and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She launched her Global Health career by founding the Bangladesh Ultrasound Initiative, a training program in Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Critical Care physicians in Dhaka, Bangladesh and is currently the head of ultrasound programming at MedGlobal, successfully bringing point of care ultrasound to conflict and crisis zones such as Ukraine, Yemen, Syria, Gaza, Sierra Leone, and the Rohingya Refugee Camps in Bangladesh.


Nahreen H. Ahmed MD, MPH

Penn Center for Global Health Scholar

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care

University of Pennsylvania

Head of Ultrasound, Bridge to Health Global

Pocus Training Lead, MedGlobal