Khalid Bashir, MD was born and raised in Kashmir. Attended Medical School at the Government Medical College, Srinagar and immigrated to the US in 1996. After training at SOCH Buffalo in Internal Medicine, Khalid completed his fellowship in Nephrology at SUNY, Buffalo. He has been a practicing Nephrologist since 2001 first in in Long Island, NY following which in Macon, GA. Currently Khalid is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Morehouse and the Vice Medical Chief of Service at the Grady Health System in Atlanta,GA. Khalid in his distinguished practicing career has been chosen “Physician of the Year” twice at Morehouse. Khalid is passionate about giving back to his beloved homeland and contribute towards the upliftment of needy and deserving Kashmiri brethren in particular. Khalid continues to be passionate about serving the underserved, underprivileged, undocumented minority population in Greater Atlanta and is currently President of Dunwoody Community Center/Masjid Uthman in Dunwoody, GA.