Category Archives: Aga Khan University (AKU), Karachi

MoU signed between Aga Khan University (AKU) and English Biscuit Manufacturers (EBM) for NICU expansion

MoU signed between Aga Khan University (AKU) and English Biscuit Manufacturers (EBM)  for NICU expansion KARACHI: An MoU between Aga Khan University (AKU) and English Biscuit Manufacturers (EBM) for expansion of neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) was signed on Monday. The expansion will enable the hospital to treat premature, and seriously ill babies who need specialised […]

Aga Khan University Hospital’s (AKUH) nurse wins global excellence award

Aga Khan University Hospital’s (AKUH) nurse wins global excellence award KARACHI: Aga Khan University Hospital’s (AKUH) nurse Anila Ali Bardai received the award for excellence in neonatal nursing at the opening ceremony of the 8th International Conference of the Neonatal Nurses held in Belfast, Ireland, said a statement issued by AKUH on Friday. The award, organised […]

Aga Khan University’s (AKU) Medical College receives int’l recognition in medical education

Aga Khan University’s (AKU) Medical College receives int’l recognition in medical education KARACHI: Aga Khan University’s (AKU) Medical College received two ASPIRE awards from the Association for Medical Education in Prague, Czech Republic, for standing out as an eminent leader in medical education among global universities. A press release issued here on Tuesday stated that the […]

Hepatitis becoming an alarming disease – Aga Khan University (AKU), Karachi

Hepatitis becoming an alarming disease – Aga Khan University (AKU), Karachi KARACHI: Every 30 seconds, one person dies from hepatitis in the Asia Pacific region. “This death rate is three times as high as HIV/AIDS,” revealed Dr Saeed Hamid at a public awareness session held to mark World Hepatitis Day at the Aga Khan University Hospital […]

List of Medical Colleges / Institutions of Pakistan for MBBS Recognized by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC or PM&DC) Islamabad Pakistan

List of Medical Colleges / Institutions of Pakistan for MBBS Recognized by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC or PM&DC) Islamabad Pakistan The following list is prepared / updated on July 14, 2013 PUNJAB – Public Sector Medical Colleges S.No. Medical Colleges Seat Allocation 1. King Edward Medical College, Lahore. kemc Recognized. Being re-inspected for […]

Symposium on World Parkinson’s Day

Symposium on World Parkinson’s Day KARACHI: Aga Khan University Hospital is organising an awareness seminar on World Parkinson’s Day with the collaboration of Pakistan Parkinson’s Society on April 11, 2013. The experts will discuss the signs, symptoms, management and treatment of Parkinson’s disease. The Parkinson’s disease belongs to a group of conditions called motor system […]

Admission Notice Undergraduate Program 2013 – Medical College- the Aga Khan University AKU Karachi

Admission Notice Undergraduate Program 2013 – Medical College- the Aga Khan University AKU Karachi

Every 4th person brought to emergency is a child – Aga Khan University AKU

Every 4th person brought to emergency is a child – Aga Khan University AKU KARACHI – One in 10 children in Pakistan do not live to see their fifth birthday. Medical emergencies and injuries are significant contributors to child deaths. However, public awareness as well as government support and legislation for emergency needs of children is […]

Emergency Care for Children to be held at Aga Khan University (AKU)

Emergency Care for Children to be held at Aga Khan University (AKU) KARACHI: Local and international emergency medicine experts would share their knowledge and expertise on ‘Emergency Care for Children’ at the Annual Emergency Medicine Conference (AEMC), to be held at Aga Khan University (AKU) auditorium on Saturday (today). Paediatric emergency care is a fast emerging […]

Cancer Survivor Day at Aga Khan University Hospital AKUH on March 9

Cancer Survivor Day at Aga Khan University Hospital AKUH on March 9 KARACHI: Aga Khan University Hospital will celebrate Cancer Survivor Day on March 9. The event is a celebration for those who have survived, an inspiration for those recently diagnosed, a gathering of support for families, and an awareness session for the community at large. It […]

The Aga Khan University (AKU) to hold seminar on women day

The Aga Khan University (AKU) to hold seminar on women day KARACHI: The Aga Khan University (AKU) is all set to organise a seminar to celebrate International Women Day on March 8,2013. Well-known speakers, including TV producer and actress Sahira Kazmi will talk about the event theme ‘Women’s Capabilities: Recognised or Denied’.

Aga Khan University’s (AKU) to hold Research Day

Aga Khan University’s (AKU) to hold Research Day KARACHI (APP) – Faculty and students of Aga Khan University’s (AKU) Department of Community Health Sciences will showcase, share their research and scholarly work at the CHS Research Day. The current year’s theme is “generating actions from knowledge”. Presentations and deliberations will be aimed to bridge the gap […]

Environmental degradation seminar at Aga Khan University AKU

Environmental degradation seminar at Aga Khan University AKU KARACHI – Aga Khan University is organising a dissemination seminar on environmental degradation and its contribution to human health on Feb 19 at Aga Khan University. National and international speakers will talk about environment related issues, including hospital waste management, lead poisoning in Pakistan, health burden of arsenic […]

Family planning vital to reduce maternal, child mortality -Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH)

Family planning vital to reduce maternal, child mortality -Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) KARACHI – Health experts at Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) have said that when it comes to success in family planning, population constraint and maternal and child morbidity Pakistan was still significantly lagging behind some of its neighbours. They stated this while […]

Aga Khan University (AKU), Karachi to hold discussion on family planning

Aga Khan University (AKU), Karachi to hold discussion on family planning KARACHI – Renowned speakers from Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Indonesia and USA will discuss family planning and reproductive health at an advocacy event being organised by Aga Khan University on February 12. The theme of the event is ‘Post-18th Amendment Scenario for Family Planning and […]

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