DR. ROOHI ILYAS (CONSULTANT, SKILLS LAB) has been a part of the NICVD team for more than 25 years and currently serves at the Prof. Kashmirs’ Memorial Professional Skills Development Centre NICVD. Apart from her MBBS she also earned a Diploma in Cardiology as well as MSc. in Com. Nutrition. Some of her associations involve being the Co. Director Medical Education at NIVCD and Instructor at American Heart Association for CPR and ECC. She is also the co. author of widely acclaimed paper “Retention of knowledge and Skills of Basic Life Support among Health Care Providers trained in Tertiary Care Hospital” published in Pakistan Heart Journal. She was awarded the Excellence in Performance Award in 2015 for her impressive achievements.