Category Archives: Sindh

350 students awarded degrees at Ziauddin University

350 students awarded degrees at  Ziauddin University Karachi: Around 350 graduate and post-graduate degrees were conferred to students of Ziauddin University in 11th Convocation held at Expo Center Karachi on Saturday. About 350 students were awarded degrees and diplomas in medicines, pharmacy, dentistry, nursing, biomedical engineering, allied health sciences, physiotherapy, speech, language and hearing sciences. Chancellor […]

11th Convocation of Ziauddin University (ZU) held

11th Convocation of Ziauddin University (ZU) held KARACHI: Ziauddin University (ZU) honoured the graduates of 2013 with degrees during 11th Convocation held at Karachi Expo Centre on Saturday. Dr Asim Hussain Chancellor of Ziauddin University declared the Convocation open and Prof Dr Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui Vice Chancellor presented the welcome address. Dr Asim congratulated […]

Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) tells Chandka Medical College (CMC) Larkana to rectify deficiencies

Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) tells Chandka Medical College (CMC) Larkana to rectify deficiencies Larkana: The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has warned the management of Chandka Medical College (CMC) Larkana to rectify deficiencies pointed out by the council after a visit in December 2013 in the faculty or face action under the PMDC law, […]

Ziauddin College observes World Oral Health Day

Ziauddin College observes World Oral Health Day KARACHI: World Oral Health Day 2014, themed ‘Celebrating Healthy Smile’ was observed by the Ziauddin College of Dentistry in collaboration with Pakistan Dental Community (PDC) at Ziauddin University, here on Thursday. Prof Dr Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui, Vice Chancellor Ziauddin University presented mementos to the participants. Dr Saqib […]

Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) organises student, faculty research day

Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) organises student, faculty research day Karachi: Prof Dr SM Rab on Saturday stressed the need to provide platform for students to enhance their research activities in developing countries like Pakistan. He expressed these views while addressing the 5th Inter-University Student & Faculty Research day program organized by Department of Research […]

Leprosy eliminated from 119 countries, moot told

Leprosy eliminated from 119 countries, moot told KARACHI: An awareness programme for the prevention and control of Leprosy was held at Fatima Jinnah Dental College for the benefit of students, teachers and staff in collaboration with Marie Adelaide Leprosy Centre as a public awareness programme. The future doctors took keen interest and were very appreciative […]

Doctors to hold free camp for heart patients – Baqai Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases

Doctors to hold free camp for heart patients - Baqai Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases Baqai Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases has announced to hold a free medical camp for heart patients on March 9 at its facility located in Nazimabad, block II. The camp to be functional from 9 am to 3 pm will be manned by […]

Vascular surgery ward at Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) remains closed

Vascular surgery ward at Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) remains closed KARACHI: The vascular surgery ward of the Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) has been closed by the administration due to non-availability of qualified doctors. Hospital sources told PPI that the in-charge of the vascular surgery ward, Prof Dr Sohail, went on a long leave about two years […]

Karachi Medical and Dental College teacher killed

Karachi Medical and Dental College teacher killed KARACHI: A senior doctor and teacher at Karachi Medical and Dental College (KDMC), Prof Javed Kazi was killed during an armed assault Monday afternoon. According to available details the incident occurred in North Nazimabad, within the jurisdiction of Shahrah-e-Noor Jehan Police Station, as the doctor left the college […]

Over half dozen Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) departments without heads

Over half dozen Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) departments without heads KARAHCI: Over half dozen departments of the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) are without heads of departments, associate professors, professors, assistant professor, paramedical and other lower staff since last three years which has increased miseries of patients. The reliable sources at JPMC said health sector […]

Fifth Inter-University Medical and Dental Faculty/Students Research Day, 2014 – Dow University of Health Sciences DUHS Karachi

Fifth Inter-University Medical and Dental Faculty/Students Research Day, 2014   – Dow University of Health Sciences DUHS Karachi With the establishment of Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Directorate of Research incepted with the aim of growing quality research culture in the institute. Many sections were introduced to strengthen advancement of research culture in DUHS. […]

Medical students seek Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) recognition

Medical students seek Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) recognition Sukkur: Students of the Ghulam Mohammad Mahar Medical College staged protest demonstration and burnt tyres outside the local press club against denial of recognition by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC). Speaking to the media, Dr Avinash Punshi said that their college was registered with […]

Govt restrained from removing Dow University of Health and Sciences (DUHS) VC

Govt restrained from removing Dow University of Health and Sciences (DUHS) VC Karachi: The Sindh High Court (SHC) restrained the provincial government on Friday from removing the vice chancellor of the Dow University of Health and Sciences (DUHS) from his post till further orders. The interim order came on a petition of Vice Chancellor Dr Masood […]

Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University, Larkana VC changed

Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University, Larkana VC changed Larkana: Vice chancellor of the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University, Larkana, Prof Akbar Haider Soomro has resigned from his post for personal reasons. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has accepted the resignation, according to a notification issued by the CM secretariat on Thursday.

Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation SIUT organised workshop on reconstructive surgery

Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation SIUT  organised workshop on reconstructive surgery KARACHI: A specialised medical workshop was organised by SIUT on reconstructive surgery for certain urological disorders on Friday. Renowned visiting urological surgeon Dr David Andrew Dickerson from Bristol Urological Institute UK delivered a lecture and gave an overview on the subject before a […]

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