Qualified at the Medical college of St. Bartholomew's Hospital London.
Hon. Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist at St.Bartholomew's, The Royal London and Homerton Hospitals.
Professor of Clinical Medical Education, Reader in Gastroenterology at St.Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry.
Director of Continuing Professional Development at the University of London, Royal College of Physicians London.
Vice-Chairman, Medicines Commission UK.
Non-Executive Director - National Institute of Clinical Excellence (England and Wales).
Co-editor of the textbook - Kumar and Clark 'Clinical Medicine'(4th edition, 1998).
Worked in East/North London for 30 years. Her major research interest is in small bowel disorders, particularly Coeliac disease.
Received the first Professional Asian Woman of the Year Award in 1999.