Imran Iftikhar, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Section Chief

Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine - Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital


Dr. Iftikhar began his Emory career in May 2016. He is primarily based at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, but he also has clinics at the Emory Sleep Center (Executive Park).

The primary focus of Dr. Iftikhar's research and scholarly activities has been related to the health outcomes of sleep disordered breathing.

Dr. Iftikhar specializes in the statistical techniques of meta-analysis, from the simple direct pair-wise meta-analysis to the most complicated network comparative meta-analyses utilizing both Bayesian and Frequentist methodologies.

Dr. Iftikhnar is always welcoming and encouraging residents and fellows in learning the statistics of pairwise and network comparative meta-analysis.