Professor Kaniz Moula was born in Dhaka in 1949. She is Professor and Head of the Department of Medicine at Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College and Hospital (HFRCMCH), Dhaka. She joined HFRCMCH in 1973 as soon as she completed her internship from Dhaka Medical College Hospital in 1973. She then went on to advance her career in medicine, a speciality which very few female doctors chose at that time. Prof. Kaniz Moula took a year off in 1975 to post graduate training in the UK, and from 1976 to 1979 she pursued her post graduate training at the then IPGMR (now BSMMU). Upon attaining her FCPS in the year 1980 she rejoined HFRCMCH as Senior Consultant 2002, Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College was founded and Dr Kaniz Moula was then conferred the title Professor and Head of the Department of Medicine. Professor Kaniz Moula is an active participant in numerous medical bodies at home and abroad. She has several papers published in journals both national and international. She is an avid reader and traveler. She is tied to many social bodies too. Professor Kaniz Moula is married to Engineer Md Maniruzzaman and is blessed with two sons who are both working in multinational companies.