Dr. Chowdhury is a Consultant in General Paediatrics and Neonatology with 21 years of professional experience. He holds an Honorary Clinical Senior Lectureship (Associate Professor) in Paediatrics and is also the Medical Director of MERAS Healthcare, the first child health service in the Scottish independent sector to be awarded a centre licence. He founded the Central Scotland Training Centre, which has trained over 2,000 doctors, nurses and allied healthcare professionals in acute and emergency care. He has a particular interest in the areas of medical education, acute and ambulatory care, preventative medicine, neonatology, respiratory & developmental paediatrics. He has published and presented nationally and internationally in the fields of general, respiratory & critical care paediatrics and neonatology.