Prof MD Faruque Pathan passed MBBS in 1976 from Dhaka Medical college and joined as lecturer in same medical college in 1978. He started his career as diabetologist in BIRDEM in 1984.He obtained MD in Endocrinology in 1993 and hold different positions as faculty in BIRDEM academy for postgraduate course in endocrinology. He is working as professor of Endocrinology since 2008. He took the responsibility of head of the department of Endocrinology of BIRDEM from 2014. He has nearly more than one hundred of publications in both national and international journals, He is a member of editorial board Diabetes and Endocrine journal of Bangladesh Diabetes Association, BIRDEM and Bangladesh Medical and Research council, He is editor and co-author of a number of books and guideline in the management of Diabetes. He guided his postgraduate students in doing thesis and dissertations works of his own interest in Endocrine field. He have worked as principal investigator in many national and international studies and phase 3 trial. He is Fellow of American College of Clinical Endocrinology(AACE) in 2004. He is president Bangladesh Endocrine Society, founder president of AACE Bangladesh Chapter, immediate past president of South Asia Federation of Endocrine Societies(SAFES), life member of IDF, member of EASD, member of ESE. He is working hard to guide in Preconception care project, National Registry, Imam project though religious leaders - unique activities of BADAS. He is involved in upgrading Diabetes for general physicians through Distance Learning course on Diabetes. He is well known to create awareness on Diabetes for patients all over the country through camps and electronic media. He is honored as chairman of Healthy Living Trust, Diabetic Wellbeing Foundation for patient support.
Prof MD Faruque Pathan special interest is in reproductive disorders ,short stature, osteoporosis, PCOS, Adrenals, GDM and diabetic education.