Dr M I Junaid Rahman, the present President of IMA Cochin is a known name in the field with a wide experience as former State President of Kerala Government Medical Officers Association (KGMOA), former State President of IAP. He had retired as the Additional Director of Health Services and earlier as the District Medical Officer in Ernakulam.
Dr Junaid had been the RMO and superintendent of the General Hospital in Ernakulam from 2002 to 2012. He had been the Nodal Officer for NABH Activities at General Hospital and has also worked as Principal Advisor to the Hospital Development Society at the General Hospital. He had joined the Cochin Medical College under the Cooperative Academy of Professional Excellence in April 2013 and was appointed as special officer by the government when the college was later integrated with the Directorate of Medical Education. He has been instrumental in giving a makeover to the medical college such as revamping the OPDs, modernizing the diagnostic labs, starting the burns unit, modern casualty block and so on.
Currently, he is the medical director of Cochin Medical College and sree Sudheendra Medical Mission. He has three children and lives with his wife Nasima at Ernakulam North.