15 01, 2019

Awareness Seminar on Giving Way to Ambulances


Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) in collaboration with Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST Karachi) and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) organized an Awareness Seminar titled ‘Saving Lives: Legislative Changes for Giving Way to Ambulances’ JPMC, Karachi. It was attended by representatives of the media, police, traffic police, transport [...]

15 01, 2019

Need for adopting alternative solutions to tackle challenges of food insecurity stressed


The experts during the inaugural session of 3-day International Conference on ‘Sustainable Development: Halophytes for Green Revolution’ stressed the need for adopting alternative solutions to tackle challenges of food insecurity in future. The International Conference was organized by Institute of Sustainable Halophyte Utilization (ISHU), University of Karachi (KU) at the Karachi University Business School (KUBS), [...]

15 11, 2018

Canada signs MoU with ICCBS-Karachi University


International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi (UoK), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Brock University, Canada. According to the academic and research agreement, the Brock University and the research establishment of ICCBS will support promotion and extension of cooperation in ‘Scientific Research and Technology Development’ in the fields [...]

15 11, 2018

Pakistan needs integrated emergency care systems


The global Disease Control Priorities Project estimates that nearly half of deaths and over a third of disability in low- and middle-income countries can be addressed by the implementation of effective emergency care. The solution is to establish integrated emergency and trauma care systems with pre- and post-emergency department care nationwide,” said Dr. Junaid Razzak, [...]

15 07, 2018

156 Pakistanis set to go to US for research and Fulbright studies


American Embassy Chargé d'Affaires John Hoover and Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce spoke to 156 Pakistani Fulbright Scholarship recipients preparing to leave for the U.S., where they will pursue advanced studies and research. The Fulbright Program is the American government's flagship academic exchange program, and, thanks [...]

15 04, 2018

Prof Iqbal declared ‘scientist of the year’


Nazariya Pakistan Council (Trust) Islamabad has declared internationally renowned Pakistani scientist Prof. Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary ‘Scientist of the Year’. A senior official of the International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) – University of Karachi (UoK) said that Prof Iqbal Choudhary, who is heading the leading research establishment of Pakistan, ICCBS – University of [...]

15 03, 2018

Experts call for promotion of research culture


Director of International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary has said that it is really tragic that despite of knowing the value of research work, no one gives it the importance it deserves at the national level. He expressed these views while addressing as the chief guest at 9th Annual [...]

15 10, 2016

Research by AKU, Germany’s GIZ set to boost Pakistan’s leading export industry


Ninety percent of workers had little awareness about the risks of cotton dust. Improving the health and safety of workers in the textile sector, Pakistan’s largest industry, can boost productivity, competitiveness and compliance, according to studies released by the Aga Khan University and GIZ, the German development agency, at a collaborative event on Monday. The [...]

15 10, 2016

Pakistan to enhance indigenous vaccine production capacity


National Institute of Health today organized a Discussion Forum on Indigenous vaccine production. Leading pharmaceutical companies, public and private sector research and academic institution, non-governmental organizations and various Ministries and Divisions participated in the day long discussion forum. Secretary Ministry of National Health Services Muhammad Ayub Sheikh presided the Discussion Forum. The forum took stock [...]

15 09, 2016

ICCBS inks MoU with INJAZ of Aman Foundation


International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University ofKarachi (UoK), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with INJAZ Pakistan, which is an initiative of the Aman Foundation. The MoU was signed in a meeting recently held at the Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drugs Research (PCMD), University of Karachi. Director ICCBS-UoK [...]

15 09, 2016

Pakistan needs to create great academic institutions – Director ICCBS


 “Pakistan needs to create great quality research and academic institutions to be emerged as a high-status nation on the map of the world. Nations are now recognised through the progress that they make in the field of science and research. The time has passed when the wealth accumulation was believed to be a landmark for [...]

15 09, 2016

Gujranwala Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Radiotherapy (GINUM)


DIRECTOR GINUM MESSAGE The vital role of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission  in its fight against cancer, is a well established reality.  Its Nuclear Medical centers are serving a major bulk  Of ailing humanity, from populated urban areas to far  flung remote  regions of Pakistan.  GINUM is rather new  in this battalion and only about six [...]

15 01, 2016

Siemens Healthcare Pakistan showcases latest medical imaging technology at the Annual Radiology Conference


Siemens Healthcare Pakistan showcased latest developments in the field of radiology imaging at the 30th Annual Radiology Conference organized by the Radiology Society of Pakistan (RSP). Siemens is committed to improving the quality of patient care by introducing improved radiology services in Pakistan. At the same time, it is cognizant of the importance of investing [...]

15 01, 2016

IBA Becomes First Pakistani Member University at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s Virtual University


Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (IBA) has the pleasure of announcing its core university membership of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Virtual Institute (Vi). IBA is the first institute in Pakistan to become a member of Vi. The Vi will cooperate with the Faculty of Business Administration, in particular its Department of Economics and Finance, [...]