Dr. Salim Surani serves as an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary, and the Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Department at Texas A&M University. He also currently serves as the Program Director for the Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship Program in Corpus Christi. Dr. Surani completed his fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He also has his Masters in Public Health & Epidemiology from Yale University and a Masters in Health Management from the University of Texas, Dallas.
Dr. Surani also has served as secretary and board of trustee for THE CHEST Foundation. In addition to this, Dr. Surani was a grant reviewer for the government of Australia and Singapore as well as Ranis (the granting agency for the European Nation).
Dr. Salim Surani is the Medical Director of Critical Care Services at Christus Spohn Hospital-Corpus Christi. He has authored more than 150 articles in the peer review journals and has written several books and book chapters. He has also served as the reviewer for more than 20 peer review journals. Dr. Surani’s area of interests includes, but are not limited to Critical Care, Asthma, COPD, Sleep Medicine, Quality Assurance programs and pulmonary infections.
Dr. Surani serves on the editorial board for several journals. He has also served as an invited speaker at several regional, national and international scientific conferences. Dr. Surani has been on numerous committees of several local, regional, national and international organizations and has received community and teaching awards. He founded It’s Your Life Foundation, a community educational foundation.