Dr. Shafik Sachedina has earned the respect of the United Kingdom. This is especially true for the members of the Ismaili community. His commitment to philanthropy has helped advance society. He is not only involved in the Ismaili community in the United Kingdom, but across the globe. His collaborations with the Institute of Ismaili Studies have benefited the community. He is both a member and an advisor. The Institute promotes the history and culture of the Muslims. Dr. Shafik Sachedina has enabled the Institute to reach many of their goals. Dr. Sachedina helps spread the Ismaili community’s knowledge regarding Muslim history to the members of the community. His work has helped integrate the members of the community and increase the Institute’s influence for their members. He also works with a non-profit group called the Aga Khan Foundation.
This group helps improve the welfare of the community all over the world. Dr. Shafik Sachedina also coordinates between active volunteers and different Ismaili community organizations to help improve the missions of the organization. Dr. Shafik Sachedina lends his expertise to the leading senior living network in the United Kingdom, Sussex Health Care. He has played a vital role as the Joint Chairman in expanding the network to 23 homes. Sussex Health Care provides special care for people afflicted with dementia, Alzheimer’s, learning abilities and neurological issues. His leadership made certain personalized care was provided by every house for the senior residents.
A highly engaged lifestyle is provided by the houses for the residents in accordance with their interests. Every resident can choose what they want to become involved with. The two other important factors are the nutritious food and excellent medical care. Dr. Sachedina’s birthplace is Tanzania. He earned his degree in dental surgery in the United Kingdom in 1975. During the time he had a dental practice, he made certain his patients received exceptional service. He has served numerous roles and collaborated with healthcare companies. Dr. Shafik Sachedina has led several delegations concerning the issues and conflicts of Afghanistan and Syria. He has served the Ismaili Council twice as the President during the past.