Dr. Bilgrami received his Medical Degree from Dow Medical College in 1984. After Residency Training in Internal Medicine in Karachi, at Wayne State University Hospital, and at the University of Connecticut Health Center, he completed his Fellowship Training in Medical Oncology and Hematology at the University of Connecticut Health Center. He also did a special Fellowship in Bone Marrow Transplantation at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Bilgrami joined the Faculty of the University of Connecticut Health Center in 1994 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. He became the Deputy Director of the University of Connecticut Health Center Bone Marrow Transplant Program and was appointed Associate Professor of Medicine in 2000. Dr. Bilgrami has published extensively in the field of Clinical Bone Marrow Transplantation and is regarded as an expert in Blood Cancers.