Dr. Alam’s research interests include medical education, technology enhanced learning, simulation, eLearning and cognitive learning theories. As a resident he took time away to do a master’s degree in medical education through correspondence. Simultaneously, he also completed a fellowship at the Wilson Centre for Research in Medical Education and was part of the Clinician Investigator Program at the University of Toronto. Through these three avenues he worked with leading medical education researchers from all over the globe. After completing his residency, as of July 2014, he is a medical education researcher and staff anesthesiologist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.