Dr. Amna Buttar


Assembly Tenure: 2008-2013 (15th Assembly)

  • Status
  • De-notified
  • Position(s) Held
  • Member: Population Welfare , Housing, Urban Development and Public Health Engineering
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Peoples Party (Parliamentarian)
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Khawar Mahmood Khatana
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Children
  • 1
  • Place of Birth
  • Lahore
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 9th April 2008

Personal Career & Interests

Dr Amna Buttar wife of Mr Khawar Mahmood Khatana was born in Lahore. She obtained the degree of MBBS (Medium Surgery) from Fatima Jinnah Medical College, Lahore. She then went to USA. During her stay in USA, she completed her postgraduate from University of Wisconsin, and from University of Michigan. She served as Medical Director, Sinai Samantan Hospital, Milwaukee Wisconsin, USA during 2004-07; as Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin during 2004-07; as Member, Advisory Committee; Secretary Department of Health and Human Seminars, USA during 2005-08; Recipient of Prestigious Genetics Academic Career Award during 2002-07; Founder President, Asian American Network against Abuse of Human Right, US Based Human Rights Organization, and founder Synergy International and has been serving it since 2007. She is an author of Seven Books Chapters in Multiple US text books, ten Research Papers in Multiple US Medical journals including JAMA, one of, the most prestigious medical journal of the USA. A physician, who has been elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in general elections 2008. Her husband’s uncle, Sardar Saghir Ahmad served as Member, Punjab Assembly during 1972-77 (Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs, Revenue & Labour).

Permanent Contact

  1. 235-L, Model Town, Lahore.

0333-4000879 (Mobile)

Political Career

Political Party Post Tenure
Pakistan Peoples Party (Parliamentarian) Member PSF Lahore 1978-1980

Visits to other countries

Country Purpose of Visit Duration
United States Living 1987-2007

Relatives in present or past assemblies

Relationship Name Parliament Designation Period
Uncle Sardar Sagheer Ahmed Provincial Assembly of the Punjab 1970-1977