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Drs spent a day with army, visit various military units

Lahore: A group of 100 students from Allama Iqbal Medical College Lahore  spent a day out visiting various military units and formations of Pakistan Army at Lahore Garrison. The day long programme, was specifically organised to enlighten students on routine functioning of Pakistan Army, its organisation and defence capability – ... Read More »

Punjab is all set to complete implementation of global switch from TOPV to BOPV

Lahore: Punjab is all set to complete implementation of global switch from Trivalent Oral Polio Vaccine (TOPV) to Bivalent Oral Polio Vaccine (BOPV) from 25th April. Director EPI Dr. Munir Ahmed chaired a meeting of EPI experts and technical officials from UNICEF, WHO and Gates Foundation on Wednesday to review the progress ... Read More »

Cabinet Committee on dengue reviews preventive measures

Lahore: A meeting of cabinet committee on dengue held on Monday under the chairmanship of Advisor to Chief Minister on Health Khawaja Salman Rafiq at civil secretariat. Besides elected representatives, Secretary Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Najam Ahmad Shah, Secretary Primary and Secondary Health Ali Jan Khan, DG Health Dr. ... Read More »

Pakistan’s first children eye hospital is a gift to the society :President Mamnoon Hussain

Lahore: President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday said country’s first children eye hospital is a gift to the society which will play a leading role in combating menace of blindness among children in the country. The hospital will not only cater for the people of Pakistan but those from regional countries ... Read More »

UHS and Shaikh Zayed Hospital Lahore signs agreement to collaborate in medical education and research

Lahore:  An agreement was signed here today between University of Health Sciences and Shaikh Zayed Hospital Lahore under which both the institutions will collaborate in medical education and research. Vice Chancellor UHS Maj. Gen.(R) Prof. Muhammad Aslam and Chairman and Dean Shaikh Zayed Hospital Prof. Dr. Farid Ahmad Khan signed ... Read More »

Nawaz Sharif Kidney Hospital Swat is made functional

Lahore: Nawaz Sharif Kidney Hospital for providing latest treatment facilities to kidney patients of Swat on the behalf of Punjab government has been made functional. Provision of latest facilities in the hospital will be started within a month. Process of recruitment of 219 persons against 267 approved vacancies has been ... Read More »

370 victims of bomb blast brought to different hospitals: Spokesman

Lahore: As many as 370 victims of Gulshan Iqbal Park bomb blast were brought to different hospitals for treatment. Best medical treatment arrangements were ensured in the hospitals due to which the families of victims expressed their satisfaction over the treatment of the injured. All the medicines and disposables items ... Read More »

Shahbaz Sharif warns of strict action for placing supply order of free medicines

Lahore: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that strict action will be taken against those responsible for placing supply order of free medicines with delay. He said that the districts where timely supply orders for free medicines were not placed will face action according to the law. He ... Read More »

One child loses sight in every minute:Experts

Lahore: Al Shifa Trust Eye Hospital President General (retd) Hamid Javed in Saturday, termed lack of knowledge about the eye related disease as main reason for spreading blindness both among the children and young people. As per findings of our survey, 85% people who lost their eyesight due to some ... Read More »

5 Doctors and a pharmacist of Shahdara Hospital flooded with CM anger

Lahore: Secretary Specialized Healthcare & Medical Education Department has transferred five senior doctors and a pharmacist of Government Teaching Hospital Shahdara on administrative grounds and directed them to report to Specialized Healthcare & Medical Education Department with immediate effect. They include Dr. Fakhar-uz-Zaman (APMO/BS-19), Dr. Zulfiqar Ahmad Butt (APMO/BS-19), Dr. Muhammad Shahbaz ... Read More »

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