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Polio campaign in Punjab will begin from Monday

Lahore : Polio campaign in Punjab as part of National Immunization Day will begin from Monday. The three-day campaign will be held from January 17 to 19. The campaign will target 18.7 million under-5children. “Punjab has had one polio case so far in the year. Although we are doing a ... Read More »

Students of Ameer-ud-Din Medical College celebrated Green Week

Lahore : Students of Ameer-ud-Din Medical College celebrated Green Week in order to spread sensitization about Global Warming and to promote plantation in the country. Principle Post Graduate Medical Institute and Lahore General Hospital Prof. Dr. Ghiyas-un-Nabi Tayyab had directed students and faculty members to start this campaign. Students planted ... Read More »

A new cadre of “Allied Health Professionals” launched in Punjab

Lahore : The Punjab government has launched a new cadre of “Allied Health Professionals” in various disciplines as a part of revamping exercise underway in 25 DHQ hospitals and 15 THQ hospitals all over the province. Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has formally approved the summary regarding creation of ... Read More »

4 lac people suffering from Parkinson in Pakistan : Prof. Khalid Mahmood

Lahore : There are more than 4 lac people suffering from Parkinson in Pakistan; among whom, 40,000 patients need surgery. Even though the treatment of Parkinson is not as expensive as in other countries, yet it is out of reach of poor class in Pakistan. Therefore, philanthropists, donors and social ... Read More »

Intercollegiate Arts Fest 2017 held at SKZMDC ,Lahore

Lahore : Arts Society of Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan Medical & Dental College, Lahore hosted its first ever SKZMDC Intercollegiate Arts Fest ‘17 on 10th April 2017, Monday from 9 am to 4pm. The event was held in Medical College located in the Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex Lahore. The ... Read More »

A Pakistani doctor wins award at Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology

Lahore : A Pakistani doctor has earned prestigious award at Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress held in Singapore. Dr. Tayyab Afghani, a senior doctor of Al Shifa Trust Eye Hospital, was honoured with the esteemed award in recognition of his services in the field of eye care. APAO ... Read More »

Punjab to set up a Directorate of Medical Education : Secretary Medical Education

Lahore : In order to look after the issues of medical education of Postgraduates, nursing and allied health sciences, a Directorate of Medical Education would be set up in Punjab. The institution would help introduce reforms in medical education, improvement of educational activities and in time admissions in different disciplines ... Read More »

Punjab Health Department decides to regularize 3000 nurses

Lahore : Punjab Health Department has decided to regularize as many as 3000 nurses presently working on contract basis. The Department has completed its home work and a summary would be forwarded to Punjab Chief Minister very soon in this regard. This was informed by Director General Nursing  Punjab Kousar ... Read More »

Senate team praises Punjab Healthcare Commission performance

Lahore : A delegation comprising members of the Senate Functional Committee on Devolution Friday appreciated the performance of the Punjab Healthcare Commission and urged the other provinces to follow the same strategy. Chief Operating officer Punjab Healthcare Commission Dr M Ajmal Khan Friday gave a briefing on improvements made in the health sector after an effective implementation of ... Read More »

Gourmet donated two air-conditioned ambulances to Lahore General Hospital

Lahore : Gourmet has donated two air-conditioned ambulances to Lahore General Hospital for sending dead bodies to the cities of their attendants free of cost. The same philanthropist company would also provide shrouds for the dead bodies to the deserving families.  The company has promised to provide two more such ... Read More »

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