15 03, 2019

551 graduates conferred degrees in LUMHS 18th Convocation


As many as 356 MBBS, 83 BDS graduates and 112 postgraduates were conferred with the degrees in the 18th Annual Convocation of Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro held recently at its campus. Honorable Pro-Chancellor and Minister of Health Sindh, Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho presided over the Convocation as the Chief Guest. The [...]

15 11, 2018

More than 1,000 children die every day in Pakistan due to absence of medical treatment


To mark World Children’s Day 2018, Childlife Foundation in collaboration with Lyari General Hospital organized at LGH, Karachi. It was attended by parents of sick children besides pediatricians, general practitioners and senior doctors of Lyari General Hospital. Dr. Ahson Rabbani, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Childlife Foundation sharing his views on the occasion said that [...]

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 08, 2016

Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Oncology and Radiotherapy (INOR)


MESSAGE Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Oncology and Radiotherapy (INOR) is the 13th Nuclear Medicine & Oncology (NM&O) Hospital of the chain of NM&O centers of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission in Pakistan. It was formally inaugurated on 17th May, 2004. INOR, since its inception INOR is doing its best to provide quality nuclear medicine and oncology [...]

15 07, 2015

Atomic Energy Cancer Hospitals (AECHs)


Nuclear Medicine & Oncology Division, Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, Islamabad A Beacon of Hope for Cancer Patients Mr. Muhammad Naeem (HI, SI) Chairman PAEC PAEC Cancer hospitals are extending their services for the management of cancer patients throughout the country. There are Eighteen hospitals at the moment throughout Pakistan. PAEC is committed to provide the [...]

15 08, 2014

Korean firm donated Ultrasound machines to JPMC


The Karachi office of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea has announced the donation of 3 units of its latest Color Doppler’s Samsung Ultrasound Machines  to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC). A ceremony in this regard was held which was attended by Korean Consul General, Lee Chang Hee, Samsung Electronics Managing Director, John [...]

15 02, 2014

How much do you know about Kidney Cancer!


By Dr. Chaudhry Qasim Mahmood Buttar, Oncologist, Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad Kidney cancer, of which the most common type is Renal Cell Carcinoma, is a type of cancer that starts in the kidneys. It is among the ten most common cancers in the world, although the risk is higher in men than in [...]

15 04, 2013

World Kidney Day shows alarming rise of obesity and hypertension in general population


The world kidney day is celebrated each year to bring awareness about chronic kidney disease. People from all walks of life are screened for kidney disease. This year kidney day was observed by SIUT at three centers - Karachi, Sukkur and Kathore. In all 982 people underwent physical examination, blood and urine tests and ultrasound [...]

15 08, 2011

Awareness key to controlling various types of Hepatitis


The number of people suffering from various types of hepatitis is on the rise in the country. This is the first time that World Hepatitis Day is being sponsored globally by the World Health Organization (WHO) following the passing of the resolution on Viral Hepatitis at the 63rd World Health Assembly in May [...]

15 05, 2011

DUHS, NED sign MoU on Collection Point


Dow University of Health Sciences signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with NED University of Engineering and Technology for opening of Dow Collection Point on the premises of NED University. The signing ceremony was held at Ojha Campus of Dow University. The MoU was inked by Vice Chancellor DUHS, Prof. Masood Hameed Khan, [...]