Dr. Sarwar is a Medical Doctor and Public Health Professional. After completing MBBS, he has also completed the Master of Public Health (MPH) in the year 2015. Dr. Sarwar has professional experience of more than 10 years, during which has been associated with multi-sector development organization having health is one area of work, and Dr. Sarwar managed and led the health-related component. He has been engaged in project management, administration, program operations, project implementation (directly and with implementing through partners).
He has specifically working experience in prevention and control of infectious diseases, high burden and mortality diseases particularly, Nutrition, WASTAN, Mother and Child Health (MNCH), family planning, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and occupational diseases.
At present, Dr. Sarwar is Advisor - Health, at Blumont, Inc. previously International Relief and Development (IRD) where the Sindh Community Mobilization Program (SCMP) is under implementation with the financial support of United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The SCMP is a major component of the Sindh Basic Education Program. Dr. Sarwar is a leading nutrition component of Sindh Community Mobilization Program (SCMP), i.e. improving child nutrition, health, and hygiene in selected communities and government schools through research that informs innovation and good practice. Earlier to Blumont, Inc. (IRD)/SCMP, he has been professionally engaged with Jhpiego (affiliate program of Johns Hopkins University) to execute the MNCH services Component 2 of Maternal and child health integrated Program, funded by USAID, and also worked as Regional Coordinator with Bridge Consultants Foundation, to implement the GFTAM (TB- Component)
During his career, Dr. Sarwar has additionally acquired the competencies and skills including stakeholders management, such as linkage development with health department at District, regional and province level), teamwork and counseling, office administration and management. Moreover, Dr. Sarwar has passion and motivation to work and serve the communities at the grassroots level, build relationships with the public and private institution, and use the advocacy as an approach for development.