Dr Muhammad Iqbal graduated from the University of Liverpool and received his speciality training in Universiti Malaya and Dundee, Scotland. He is the Head of the Department of Nephrology and Kidney Transplant Programme at the Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). His passion is in education and is involved with many of the undergraduate and national postgraduate activities. He also has a keen interest in advocacy work and is involved with various national and international programmes related to increasing the transplantation rate in Malaysia. He was also chosen as the first ISN Emerging Leaders cohort.