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I was sad to hear about the death of Prof. Naseemullah in BMJ today. He was such an inspiration to his students. As a third year medical student in Rawalpindi Medical College, I had the privilage of being his student. After a few of his lectures in medicine, I was able to make up my mind that I wanted to be a physician like him. With his abundant knowlege of medicine, he provided inspiration and interest in the subject. I also had the opportunity of working on his ward at Holy Family hospital in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
I will always be grateful to him for making my career choice staraighforward for me.