Colleges

UHS Implements Data Security in MDCAT Aftermath
Colleges

UHS Implements Data Security in MDCAT Aftermath

LAHORE – The University of Health Sciences (UHS) has approved new data security steps for conducting MDCAT in the aftermath of paper leak episode. The Security Advisory Committee constituted for this purpose met for the first time at UHS with Vice Chancellor Prof Faisal Masood in the chair.  Prof Eice Muhammad, FIA Punjab Additional Director…

Sargodha Medical College Teetering on Verge of Collapse
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Sargodha Medical College Teetering on Verge of Collapse

SARGODHA-The Sargodha Medical College is feared to be closed down due to shortage of teaching faculty, especially professor doctors. A number of seats of teaching faculty are still vacant and the students are forced to get training at the colleges of other cities. The situation has become concerning for not only students and their parents…

Punjab Govt. Notes Corruption in Free Meds Scheme
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Punjab Govt. Notes Corruption in Free Meds Scheme

LAHORE: The Punjab government has taken notice of rampant corruption in the scheme initiated by the government to provide free medicines to patients in Punjab hospitals, taking its cue from a report in the local news media. According to a report published in the local media, officials of several hospitals colluded with private companies to purchase medicines at…

Bahria University Celebrates 15th Anniversary of HEC
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Bahria University Celebrates 15th Anniversary of HEC

Islamabad: Bahria University organised various sports events as part of HEC’s 15 years celebrations in the month of September 2017. Events were held in all the campuses of the university i.e. Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore. Islamabad Campus organised Badminton (Inter Departmental Double Championship) event to mark the celebrations. The team consisted of 12 players of…

PMDC Warns Unrecognized Postgrad Centres
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PMDC Warns Unrecognized Postgrad Centres

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has asked degree awarding institutions to stop offering unrecognized postgraduate programmes for students, an official of the council said. The official said that a number of medical and dental colleges are offering postgraduate courses despite the fact that they have not been mandated to offer them. The…

Baqai Discusses Frozen Shoulders in 7th CME Programme
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Baqai Discusses Frozen Shoulders in 7th CME Programme

KARACHI – Baqai University Hospital, Nazimabad, Karachi recently held its 9th CME program of 2017. The program organizer Dr .Zafaryab Hussain Assistant Professor, Chest Medicine, welcome participants, and speaker at the start of program. Regarding the topic “Frozen Shoulder, how can we defrost it” he said pain and limitation of shoulder movement is a common presentation…

PMA Show Concern on Favouritism in LUMHS’ VC Selection
Colleges, News, Regional News

PMA Show Concern on Favouritism in LUMHS’ VC Selection

KARACHI-Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) expressed concern on violation of merit in selection for Vice Chancellor of Liaquat University of Medical Health Sciences (LUMHS), Jamshoro by the Sindh government.  Secretary General, PMA Centre, Dr SM Qaisar Sajjad, in his statement, said once again the Sindh Government has ignored the merit list in appointing Vice Chancellor at…

Private Colleges Seek Hearing on Fee Hike
Business, Colleges

Private Colleges Seek Hearing on Fee Hike

ISLAMABAD: The parliamentary committee’s opinion over fee hike is based on one sided information while the views of private colleges are missing that should be heard in the committee which would justify increase in admission fee, claim colleges. The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council has proposed to increase the annual fees of medical college from Rs642,000…

Elective Surgeries to Resume at PIMS from Today
Colleges, Regional News

Elective Surgeries to Resume at PIMS from Today

ISLAMABAD – Elective surgeries, which had remained suspended at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) for six days due to the ongoing protest of the All Employees’ Movement for Restoration of PIMS, will resume from today (Monday, 9th October, 2017). Softening their stance in view of the inconvenience being faced by patients,  the protesters observed…

PMDC Recognizes BADC Larkana
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PMDC Recognizes BADC Larkana

LARKANA- On the recommendation of Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC), the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation & Coordination, Islamabad, has finally issued notification under which Bibi Aseefa Dental College (BADC) has been recognized and registered. The notification was issued on September 18 and signed by Dr. Sara Ashraf, Assistant Director. The PMDC has…

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