International News

PPMA to increase drug prices
International News, News

PPMA to increase drug prices

Hike in drug prices likely KARACHI- Addressing a press conference in Karachi, Central Chairman, Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA), Mr Zahid Saeed, urged the federal government to allow local drug manufacturers to rationally increase the prices of medicines, considering the alarming inflationary trends in Pakistan’s economy. He also mentioned that approximately 250 medicines have virtually vanished…

Pakistani Neuroscientist Scores Fellowship In Sweden
International News, News

Pakistani Neuroscientist Scores Fellowship In Sweden

Pakistani neuroscientist and academician, Dr Liaquat Raza, was recently awarded prestigious fellowship by Crafoord Foundation and Jeanson Foundation, in Sweden. Dr Raza has been invited by the Swedish Government as a guest researcher to University of Lund where he will be investigating new insights of Epilepsy. Dr Raza is also serving as the Head of…

First Pakistani Elected President of Royal Society of Medicine’s ENT Section
International News, News

First Pakistani Elected President of Royal Society of Medicine’s ENT Section

London- Prof. Shahed Quraishi, a British-Pakistani doctor, has been elected as the President of Royal Society of Medicine’s ENT section. The Royal Society of Medicine is one of the greatest providers of postgraduate medical education, in UK; it is also among the most prestigious organizations of Britain’s senior doctors. Prof. Shahed Quraishi, an ENT consultant,…

Exports of Medical Equipment to Rise 10-fold
International News, News

Exports of Medical Equipment to Rise 10-fold

MN REPORT TEHRAN- As reported by IRNA, the consultant to Iran’s Health and Medical Education Minister announced that the country planned on increasing its exports of medical equipment up to ten times, to hit $240 million by the end of the present Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019). Making remarks at the inauguration ceremony of…

Pakistan Medical Associations’ Delegation Attends Confederation in Malaysia
International News, News

Pakistan Medical Associations’ Delegation Attends Confederation in Malaysia

Penang, Malaysia- A five-member delegation of Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) visited Penang, Malaysia, in order to attend the 33rd Confederation of Medical Associations in Asia and Oceania (CMAAO) General Assembly and 54th Council Meeting. The delegation comprised of President PMA Centre, Dr. Ashraf Nizami, Secretary General PMA Centre, Dr. SM Qaisar Sajjad, Abdul Quddus Khokhar,…

Saving Promise Launches Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign
International News, News

Saving Promise Launches Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign

(WASHINGTON, D.C., September 2018) Saving Promise, a national domestic violence prevention organization, is launching a new awareness campaign, Don’t Just Give A Damn, with the release of a new video aimed at highlighting the impact of domestic violence on adolescents, young adults, and millennials. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “One in three girls will…

Experts on a Mission to Manage Forestation
International News, News

Experts on a Mission to Manage Forestation

Scotland – Experts are joining forces to tackle challenges facing the world’s forests, which are under increasing pressure from changing climates and growing demand for resources. A new centre of expertise will address the challenges posed by conflicting demands for land use – be it for agriculture, or timber production – and political debate on how…

1 2 3 16

Medical News is the only periodical in Pakistan which has 3 simultaneous editions from Karachi, Islamabad and online.

Latest E-Paper
Like Us On Facebook
Twitter