Dr. Ali Tausif is a Family Physician at the Copeman Healthcare Centre in Calgary.
Dr. Tausif started his medical career in General Surgery in the UK. He then switched to family medicine and completed his family medicine training in Chesterfield under the East Midlands Deanery, England, and obtained his MRCGP degree from the Royal College of General Practitioners in London. Ali also holds a Diploma in Diabetes from the University of Leicester, a Diploma in Sexual and Reproductive Health, and a Diploma from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Dr. Tausif takes a patient-centred approach to healthcare and enjoys working collaboratively with patients to coach them on lifestyle changes for continual health improvement. Dr. Tausif spent the early part of his medical career in Karachi Pakistan where he did his internship in General Surgery and General Medicine. During the course of his medical training and career in the UK and Pakistan, Dr. Tausif has been the Cancer Care and Drug Safety Leader at Meden Medical Services in England; an organizing committee member of the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) Symposia; a public relations officer for the Institute of Behavioural Sciences; and a member of the Patient’s Welfare Association at the Civil Hospital in Karachi.
Dr. Tausif is also passionate about children’s health and welfare issues. He has enjoyed organizing blood donation drives and Free Eye Camps in the rural areas of Karachi, Pakistan and teaching children with cerebral palsy for the Association for Children with Emotional and Learning Problems (ACELP) in Karachi.
Dr. Tausif is support by clinical care coordinator Nadia Nakhostin-Assef.