Public Awareness Program
Public Awareness Seminars - 2017
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Public Awareness Program 2016
- Online lecture entitled, “The Role of Diet in Diabetes and Hypertension”, delivered by Prof. Dr. Tasneem Ahsan, Dean, Faculty of Endocrinology at College of Physicians & Surgeons, Former Executive Director, and Head of Department of Medicine at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi,on January 18, 2016.
- Online lecture entitled, “Awareness on Hepatitis B & C”, delivered by Dr. Laila Rizvi, Executive Director, The Health Foundation on February 3, 2016.
- Online lecture entitled, “Science Education and R&D for Innovation in OIC Countries”, delivered by Excellency Prof. Dr. Adnan Badran, , VC of University of Petra, Amman, Jordan at Prof. Salimuzzaman Siddiqui Auditorium, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi,on February 10, 2016.
- Online lecture entitled, “On Scientific Method: Some Philosophical and Historical Considerations”, delivered by Prof. Dr. Syed Noman Ul Haq, Professor and Advisor, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts, Chair, Library Committee, IBA Karachi,on March 17, 2016.
- Online lecture entitled, “Kidney Disease- Risk Factors and Prevention”, delivered by Dr. Syed Mansoor Ahmed Shah, M.R.C.P.(UK), Consultant Nephrology and General Medicine, on April 29, 2016.
- Online lecture entitled, “Hepatitis and its Prevention”, delivered by Prof. Dr. S. M. Wasim Jafri, Professor and Associate Dean, Chairman Department of Professional Education, Hepatologist, and Consultant Gastroenterologist, on August 26, 2016.
- Online lecture entitled, “Fight Obesity- Web Portal”, delivered by Dr. Masood Jawaid, Assistant Professor Surgery and in-charge e-Learning, Dow University of Health Sciences, on September 7, 2016.
Public Awareness Program 2015
Online lecture entitled “Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Psychological Disorders”, delivered by Prof. Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Afridi, Professor and Head, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC), Karachi, on February 18, 2015.
Online lecture entitled “Polio: What is it? How does it afflict and can we get rid of it?”, delivered by Prof. Dr. Iqbal Ahmad Memon, Professor and Head of the Department of Pediatrics, Sir Syed College of Medical Sciences for Girls; Faculty member at the Agha Khan University of Health Sciences, Karachi, on March 3, 2015.
Online lecture entitled “Prevention for the Heart”, delivered by Dr. Asad Pathan, Consultant Cardiologist, Director Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Interventional Cardiology at Tabba Heart Institute, Karachi, on April 22, 2015.
Online lecture entitled “Epilepsy”, delivered by Dr. Fowzia Siddiqui, Certified Epileptologist, Honorary Professor of Neurophysiology at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC), Faculty & Consultant at Aga Khan University Hospital and Neurocare Institute, Karachi, on May 20, 2015.
Online lecture entitled “Diabetes”, delivered by Prof. Dr. Abdul Basit, Professor of Medicine at Baqai Medical University, and Director, Baqai Institute of Diabetology and Endocrinology, Karachi, University of Karachi, on August 26, 2015.
Online lecture entitled “Living with Disabilities”, delivered by Mr. Amjad Siddiqi, executive committee member of Pakistan Investors and an active member of National and International Handicapped Welfare Organizations, on September 21, 2015.
Online lecture entitled “Archaeological Research on the Indus Civilization in Southern Pakistan: Contribution of the Pakistani-French Mission (1958-2015)”, delivered by Dr. Aurore Didier (Director, French Archaeological Mission), on December 4, 2015.
Public Awareness Program 2014
An online lecture entitled, “Neurological Disorders” delivered by Dr. Muhammad Saleem Ilyas, Professor of Neurology and Director (Medical & Allied), Professional Development Centre, Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Karachi jointly on March 13, 2014.
An offline lecture entitled, “Breast Cancer: Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment”, delivered by Dr. Sumaira Amir, Biochemist and Cancer Biologist at the Comprehensive Cancer Center of the University of California Davis (UC Davis), USA on August 19, 2014.
An online lecture entitled, “Coronary Artery Disease; Its Causes, Presentation, Treatment Options and Preventive Measures of the Disease” delivered by Dr. Mudassir Iqbal Dar, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Dow University of Health Sciences and The Indus Hospital, Karachi on September 10, 2014.
An online lecture entitled, “Oral Health”, delivered by Dr. Mohammad Rafique Moosa, Assistant Professor, Baqai Medical University, Karachion December 4, 2014.