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Waheed Arian
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Waheed Arian

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Waheed Arian is an NHS doctor working in A+E at a Liverpool hospital. Born into war-torn Afghanistan he spent three years in a refugee camp in Peshawar. He is the founder of telemedicine charity Arian Teleheal, which enables doctors in conflict zones and low resource countries to use smartphone technology to connect with volunteer specialists in the UK, Canada, the US and other countries, and thereby change and save lives. His work sets an innovation blueprint in global health, and has seen him recognized as a UN Global Hope Hero.

Books by Waheed Arian

In the Wars

A refugee's story of grit and resilience from the war-torn streets of Afghanistan to studying medicine at Cambridge and his extraordinary contribution to society now saving lives worldwide.

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