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15 02, 2010

Stop TB Partnership Pakistan signs agreement with media

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Keeping in view the importance of media in creating awareness, changing perceptions, shaping opinions and advocating policy makers, “Stop TB Partnership Pakistan” arranged a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Signing Ceremony with five private TV channels, a renowned medical journal of Pakistan and a media production & event management company recently at a local hotel in [...]

15 02, 2010

Trends and Issues in an Electronic Clinical Data Management World

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By Nick Giannasi, Vice President of Strategy, Oracle Health Sciences & Yashi Kant, Vice President, Oracle Health Sciences, Asia-Pacific Over the last 15 years, Internet and eTechnologies have become an integral part of everyday business in most sectors, but have taken time to gain traction in the clinical trials arena. Now, as the industry faces [...]

15 02, 2010

Launching Ceremony of Corbis-H by Efroze

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Efroze Chemical Industries (Pvt.) Ltd., known as “The Heart Care Company” started its voyage of zeal in 1968 with the mission of striving towards better health for individuals and today it is recognized as a Quality Pharmaceuticals Manufacturer with an uninterrupted track-record of glazing the customer’s trustworthiness by advancing the quality of products as well [...]

15 02, 2010

Orientation of CCM Members – The Global Fund and Country Coordination Mechanism Pakistan

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A One-day Workshop on “CCM Retreat” was recently held in Islamabad to discuss the Country Coordination Mechanism (CCM) Existing Procedure, Policies, Role, Responsibilities and Conflicts of Interest Policy. Khushnood Akhtar Lashari, Secretary Health speaking as the Chief Guest on the occasion stressed on the need to address the disease control interventions including the misconceptions regarding [...]

15 02, 2010

Climate change has direct and instant effects on health, especially of women, and children – UNFPA report reveals

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Women continue to be at the forefront in confronting damages from climate change in Pakistan. This has been revealed in the UNFPA’s Pakistan Supplement “Holding Up the Sky: Women, Population and Climate Change” to be launched on 19 January 2010 in Karachi. The publication examines issues related to links between family planning, reproductive health, gender [...]

15 02, 2010

Seminar on ‘Piloting of Peer Progression Model’

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Gender & Reproductive Health Forum (GRHF) arranged a seminar on "Piloting of Peer Progression Model" supported by United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) at a local hotel in Karachi. Dr. Nafis Sadik, Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General & Special Envoy for HIV & AIDS in Asia speaking as Chief Guest on the occasion appreciated the [...]