Aligarh Muslim University
Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) came about in 1920, through the Muhammadan Anglo Oriental College, which had been established by Sir. Syed Ahmad Khan in 1877. AMU his host to both undergraduate, graduate, and medical education institutions, as well as high schools for boys and girls. As an institution of excellence, they are committed to providing high quality care and medical education to their patients and students. We currently have one palliative care project and one maternal health project at AMU.


Dr. Shahid Siddiqui

Dr. Shahid Siddiqui

staff supported:

  • social worker cum counselor

  • nurse

The foundation's palliative care project at AMU began in 2015, with support from local champion, Dr. Shahid Ali Siddiqui. Dr. Siddiqui is a Professor of Radiotherapy at AMU. We currently support one nurse and one social worker cum counselor at this site. 


Dr. Seema Hakim 

Dr. Seema Hakim 

  • data manager cum social worker 

  • doctor

  • nurses cum data managers (2)

The maternal health project at AMU began in March 2014 with Dr. Seema Hakim as the local champion. We currently support one doctor, two nurses cum data managers, and one data manager cum social worker at this site.