Regional News / December 11, 2018 LGH seeks Sindh Government’s help for Up-gradation

KARACHI-  The Sindh Government Lyari General Hospital (LGH) management has reached out to Sindh Health Department, in order to attain support for the upgradation of various departments and the operation theatre of the hospital. Concerned authorities have been requested to provide the hospital with x-ray machines, color doppler scan, ultrasound machine and dental x-ray machine and...

Regional News / December 1, 2018 Azra Pechucho Nominated as Pro-chancellor of Medical Universities

KARACHI- Chief Minister Sindh has nominated cabinet ministers as pro-chancellors of the public sector universities in Sindh.    According to the notification of Universities & Boards Department of Sindh, the CM has nominated the following cabinet ministers as pro-chancellors of government universities in Sindh as mentioned against each of them; Dr Azra Fazal Pechucho nominated as...

Regional News / November 30, 2018 SHCC to Continue Crackdown Against Quacks

Anti-quackery drive KARACHI: Chairperson Sindh Health Care Commission (SHCC), Dr Tipu Sultan said that there was a need of reestablishing the primary healthcare system, initiation of more basic health units, and mapping of the quacks operating in Sindh in order to gain reliable numbers. He touched on these pressing points while speaking at the one-day...

Regional News / November 12, 2018 22 Clinics of Quacks Sealed in TMK

Tando Muhammad Khan- As many as 22 clinics of quacks were sealed during an operation against quackery. On order of Apex Court, District Administration Officers conducted raids in different areas, including Hyder Colony, Nasarpur, Laghari Stop ,Dhando, Moya and Gharani Moori. More than 22 clinics and 1 medical store, being run by quacks, were sealed....

Regional News / October 31, 2018 Ziauddin College of Nursing Conducts Seminar on ‘Patient Safety’

KARACHI- Ziauddin College of Nursing recently organized a seminar on ‘Patient Safety and Care.’ Acting Director Nursing, Sindh, Mr Shabbir Jhatial was invited to the occasion as the honorable Chief Guest. While addressing the audience, he greatly appreciated the role of nurses in our society and the effort they put into their duties with utmost sincerity. He...

Regional News / October 31, 2018 8763 Appear in Entry Test for 400 Medical Seats in Larkana-Sukkur Region

LARKANA- As many as 8763 candidates appeared in the entry test in Larkana-Sukkur region, which was held on Sunday, October 28th, 2018. There are 250 seats of Chandka Medical College (CMC), 100 seats of Ghulam Muhammad Mahar Medical College (GMC) and 50 seats of Bibi Aseefa Dental College (BADC) to be won by the aspiring candidates....

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LGH seeks Sindh Government’s help for Up-gradation

KARACHI-  The Sindh Government Lyari General Hospital (LGH) management has reached out to Sindh Health Department, in order to attain support for the upgradation of various departments and the operation theatre of the hospital. Concerned authorities have been requested to provide the hospital with x-ray machines, color doppler scan, ultrasound machine and dental x-ray machine and…

Azra Pechucho Nominated as Pro-chancellor of Medical Universities
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Azra Pechucho Nominated as Pro-chancellor of Medical Universities

KARACHI- Chief Minister Sindh has nominated cabinet ministers as pro-chancellors of the public sector universities in Sindh.    According to the notification of Universities & Boards Department of Sindh, the CM has nominated the following cabinet ministers as pro-chancellors of government universities in Sindh as mentioned against each of them; Dr Azra Fazal Pechucho nominated as…

SHCC to Continue Crackdown Against Quacks
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SHCC to Continue Crackdown Against Quacks

Anti-quackery drive KARACHI: Chairperson Sindh Health Care Commission (SHCC), Dr Tipu Sultan said that there was a need of reestablishing the primary healthcare system, initiation of more basic health units, and mapping of the quacks operating in Sindh in order to gain reliable numbers. He touched on these pressing points while speaking at the one-day…

22 Clinics of Quacks Sealed in TMK
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22 Clinics of Quacks Sealed in TMK

Tando Muhammad Khan- As many as 22 clinics of quacks were sealed during an operation against quackery. On order of Apex Court, District Administration Officers conducted raids in different areas, including Hyder Colony, Nasarpur, Laghari Stop ,Dhando, Moya and Gharani Moori. More than 22 clinics and 1 medical store, being run by quacks, were sealed….

PAMI Expresses Concern on Uniform Admission Policy for MBBS, BDS in Sindh
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PAMI Expresses Concern on Uniform Admission Policy for MBBS, BDS in Sindh

KARACHI: Pakistan Association of Private and Medical Institutions (PAMI) President Dr Tariq Sohail expressed reservations on Sindh’s uniform admission policy for public and private medical and dental institutions. “Pakistan Medical and Dental Council and other stakeholders did not take us on board while drafting the 2018 admission policy,” the PAMI President said. Dr Sohail expressed a concern…

Over 8000 Aspirants Appeared for Medical College Entry Test
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Over 8000 Aspirants Appeared for Medical College Entry Test

Karachi – Around 8,000 candidates appeared in the entry test organized by the National Testing Service at the NED University, in Karachi, for admission to all medical, dental and pharmaceutical colleges of Sindh. Special arrangements were made to ensure security and smooth conductance of the test. It was heard that exam papers with pattern similar to that of NTS but…

Fight Quacks with AuthentikTM
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Fight Quacks with AuthentikTM

DN REPORT KARACHI- On October 17th, Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) organized a seminar on “Quackery in Sindh”, in collaboration with Helpline Trust. Along with representatives from PMA, senior medics, private hospital owners, social activists, and other stakeholders participated in the seminar. The seminar was held with an objective of having an extensive and inclusive discussion on the…

Delegation of Dentists Meets with the President
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Delegation of Dentists Meets with the President

A delegation of senior dental surgeons from Islamabad and Rawalpindi recently met with our esteemed President Dr Arif Alvi. The delegation was comprised of Dr Farrukh Aijaz, Dr Anis-ur-Rehman, Dr Umair FArrukh, Dr Abid Malik, Dr Abrar Ahmed, Dr Zareek & Dr Fatima. They felicitated the newly elected President, and also initiated fruitful conversations about…

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