Category Archives: Punjab

Punjab University Quality Enhancement Cell Director Prof Dr Aamir Ijaz delivers lecture at University of Health Sciences UHS Lahore

Punjab University Quality Enhancement Cell Director Prof Dr Aamir Ijaz  delivers lecture at University of Health Sciences UHS Lahore LAHORE: Punjab University Quality Enhancement Cell Director Prof Dr Aamir Ijaz delivered a lecture on “Impact of Quality Enhancement Cell on Higher Education Institutions” at University of Health Science (UHS). On this occasion UHS VC, Deans, […]

Shalamar Hospital Lahore Hospital gets Rs 50 million grant cheque

Shalamar Hospital Lahore  Hospital gets Rs 50 million grant cheque LAHORE: Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Khawja Salman Rafiq, on behalf of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, gave a cheque of Rs 50 million as annual grant to a representative of the Shalimar Trust Hospital (STH) on Monday. Health Parliamentary Secretary Khawaja Imran Nazir, Health Director […]

Students’ welfare committee set up in Ameeruddin Medical College AMC Lahore

Students’ welfare committee set up in Ameeruddin Medical College AMC Lahore LAHORE: Post-Graduate Medical Institute Principal and Lahore General Hospital’s Professor Anjum Habib Vohra has said that a students welfare committee has been constituted in the Ameeruddin Medical College in order to financially assist the deserving and poor students. Professor Ghiasun Nabi Tayyab will be […]

Fatima Memorial System holds 3rd integrated convocation

Fatima Memorial System holds 3rd integrated convocation LAHORE: The 3rd Integrated Health Sciences Convocation of the Fatima Memorial System was held at Aiwan-e-Iqbal on Thursday where graduates from the Fatima Memorial Hospital (FMH) College of Medicine and Dentistry, FMH Institute of Allied Health Sciences and Saida Waheed College of Nursing were presented degrees and certificates.As […]

Medical institutions form body for more collaboration

Medical institutions form body for more collaboration LAHORE: Feeling the need for collaboration and cooperation in enhancing the role of health institutions, medical educationists of the province have formed a body named the Council for Collaboration in Medical Education (CCME). The body was formed in a meeting of heads of medical education departments of public […]

Foundation University Medical College (FUMC) Holds Annual Day

Foundation University Medical College (FUMC) Holds Annual Day Islamabad: Foundation University Medical College (FUMC) organized its 13th Annual Day on Thursday. Maj. Gen. Gul Muhammad HI(M) (Retd), Rector Foundation University Islamabad was the chief guest. Maj. Gen. Dr. Nasim-ul-Majeed HI(M) (Retd), Director Foundation University Islamabad Campus was also present. The chief guest distributed Gold Medals, […]

185-bed spine surgery unit opens at Ghurki Hospital

185-bed spine surgery unit opens at Ghurki Hospital LAHORE: The first spine surgery unit has started working at Ghurki Trust Teaching Hospital on Jallo Morr. Zakia Aziz, mother of renowned spine surgeon Prof Dr Amer Aziz, inaugurated the unit on Wednesday. Hospital Chairman Mohsin Bilal Ghurki, Samina Khalid Ghurki, Director Naeem Ghurki, Medical Superintendent Dr […]

Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) runs out of blood, ambulances for blast victims

Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) runs out of blood, ambulances for blast victims Islamabad: Due to the absence of blood at the blood bank and ambulances at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), patients and the relatives of those killed in Wednesday’s bombing had to wait for hours.The blood bank of the hospital, which […]

Ordinance promulgated to run PMDC affairs: Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar

Ordinance promulgated to run PMDC affairs: Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar Presidential ordinance dissolves PMDC, suspends executive committee over forged elections Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar has said an ordinance has been promulgated to run the affairs of Pakistan Medical […]

Presidential ordinance: Pakistan Medical and Dental Council’s (PMDC executive body dissolved

Presidential ordinance: Pakistan Medical and Dental Council’s (PMDC executive body dissolved ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Thursday dissolved the executive committee of the country’s premier medical regulatory body through a presidential ordinance. The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council’s (PMDC) affairs will be run by a seven-member committee which will be constituted to replace the executive committee members […]

President promulgates Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) (Amendment) Ordinance 2014

President promulgates Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) (Amendment) Ordinance 2014 Islamabad - Taking a direly needed step, President Mamnoon Hussain Thursday resorted to promulgation of an ordinance, which will pave the way for constitution of Interim Council that will hold elections for re-composition of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC). Titled ‘Pakistan Medical and Dental […]

Seven-member committee formed to manage Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) affairs

Seven-member committee formed to manage Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) affairs ISLAMABAD: The federal government has finalized a seven-member committee to manage the affairs of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) and revamp the fast deteriorating medical education in the country. A top official of the National Health Services ministry told The News that […]

Righting wrongs: Revoke ex-Pakistan Medical & Dental Council PM&DC PMDC executive body’s actions, says NA panel

Righting wrongs: Revoke ex-Pakistan Medical & Dental Council PM&DC PMDC executive body’s actions, says NA panel ISLAMABAD:  A sub-committee of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Health has said that the medical colleges that were registered by the former executive committee of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) without the approval of the Ministry […]

Medical maladies: In Pakistan, just being a doctor can get you killed

Medical maladies: In Pakistan, just being a doctor can get you killed ISLAMABAD: In Pakistan, the medical profession can often become deadly for the practitioner. While regular reports of attacks on immunisation workers make the headlines, in the last three years, Karachi alone has seen over 100 doctors killed. There is a also a need to […]

Punjab hospitals’ ICUs in bad shape

Punjab hospitals’ ICUs in bad shape LAHORE: Muhammad Usman Khan is a relationship manager at a bank in Sahiwal. He recently went looking for something as basic as a bed in an intensive care unit (ICU) in a hospital and a ventilator to save the life of his 54-year-old mother who was suffering from acute […]

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