Prof. Dr. ABM Abdus Salam obtained MBBS from Sir Salimullah Medical College & Mitford Hospital in 1983. After finishing his internship, he was appointed as GP in sub-divisional hospital in Islamic Republic of Iran in 1984 to 1991. Then he was appointed as senior Medical Officer & Register in Dhaka Shishu Hospital (DSH) from 1992-2001. He obtained FCPS (Pediatrics) in January 1995 from Bangladesh College of Physicians (BCPS). During this time he obtained one year training in pediatric Cardiology from DSH. He also obtained MD (Pediatrics) in January 1998 from Dhaka University.
In 2001 Prof. Abdus Salam joined as an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Cardiology in National Institute of Cardiovascular Disease (NICVD) & promoted to Associate Professor in 2003. Finally, he was promoted as the Professor of Pediatric Cardiology in 2016. During this time he obtained his post graduation fellowship training in Interventional Pediatric Cardiology AIMS, India and also from Australia & Germany. He has firstly organized the pediatric cardiology services in NICVD –a tertiary care cardiovascular of Bangladesh acting as the Head of the Department.
Prof. Dr. Abdus Salam joined in Square Hospital Limited as Consultant of Pediatric Cardiology since 2009.
He is an internationally reputed interventional pediatric cardiologist, achieved the skill of all kinds of pediatric cardiac intervention including device closure of ASD, VSD.PDA, RSOV, A-P Window and all kinds of valvuloplasty/angioplasty for PS, AS, CoA & also PDA stenting & septostomy. He performed more than 500 PDA devices, 100 ASD devices, 55 VSD device closure, and 150 valvuloplasty/angioplasty individually.
He attained many national & international seminar, symposium & conferences as the faculty & presented more than 25 oral/poster presentations. He has 25 research publications in different national & international medical journals.
He is affiliated as the examiner of FCPS, MCPS & MD examinations with BCPS & BSMMU.
Prof. Abdus Salam is the Vice President of Pediatric Cardiac Society of Bangladesh (PCSB) & also the General Secretary of Bangladesh of Child Heart Trust of Bangladesh (CHTB) which is a benevolent organization.