Saira Dar, MD

Saira Dar,

Assistant Professor - Medical Education
Medical Education
Research interests:Family medicine, with emphasis on preventive care, chronic disease management and patient-centered care

Dr. Saira Dar, board certified in family medicine, is active in several national and professional organizations. They include the American College of Physician Executives; Quality Committee/UNT Health Science Center; Steering Committee, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine; American Medical Association; and the American Academy of Family Practice.

She is also active in many community service organizations, such as Big Brothers Big Sisters, Start Light Children’s Foundation and the Dallas Life Shelter.

Academic:Fellowship, Faculty Development, Waco, Texas

Residency, Family Medicine, Regions Family and Community Medicine Residency, St. Paul, Minn.

Certification, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, Pa.

Doctor of Medicine, Allama Iqbal Medical School, Pakistan

Masters of Business Administration, University of Massachusetts

Bachelor Degree in Medicine and Surgery, Allama Iqbal Medical School, Pakistan

Honors:Physician of the Quarter from JPS Polytechnic Clinic

CHF Award from JPS Community Medicine

Dean’s recognition for commitment to medical education at the UNT Health Science Center