Professor Salman Ali hails from Hunza Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan. He has remained the Principal of Army Medical College, Rawalpindi.
He is also the Chief Editor of Pakistan Armed Forces Medical Journal.
Born and raised in Gircha (Gojal Valley, Upper Hunza), Professor Salman is the eldest son of Mr. Sultan Ali, famously known as Master Samarqand, a renowned educationist and social reformer.
Professor Salman had graduated as a doctor from King Edwards Medical College in the 80s and later joined the Medical Corps of Pakistan Army, where he has been serving with dedication and zeal for more than three decades.