Medical profession must come back to auditoriums and lecture halls of medical institutions from Banquet Halls of Five Star Hotels
KARACHI: College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan has showed the way and set an example for the medical conference organizers and medical institutions by successfully holding its Golden Jubilee Celebrations at its campus which also attracted over two dozen eminent medical personalities from all over the world.
Increasing trend of Shisha smoking should be checked as Shisha Cafés are death cells - Prof. Javed Khan
KARACHI: Widespread tobacco smoking, growing environmental pollution and use of biomass fuel are the main causes of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). The disease is under diagnosed and under treated in Pakistan.
KARACHI: Twenty eminent medical personalities from overseas were honoured and presented honorary fellowship of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan at a special convocation held at CPSP Campus on November 9th 2012.
KARACHI: Dr Wolfgang Bender, Head Medical Affairs International Novartis Vaccines discussed Global Trends in the Epidemiology of Invasive Meningococcal Disease and Vaccine Solutions at a live webinar from Singapore during 21st Biennial Pediatric conference held Karachi recently.
Peer review adds quality to the papers before publication & it is essential for all scholarly publishing-Prof.Rahmatoolah Fattahi
SHIRAZ (ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN): Many interesting topics were discussed by various speakers in different scientific sessions of the First International meeting of Research Journal Editors organized by Islamic World Science Citation Centre (ISC) in collaboration with ISESCO at Shiraz, Iran from October 23-24th 2012 partly reported in our November 1st issue.
CPSP has 211 accredited training institutions for 16,772 registered trainees-Prof.Zafar Ullah Chaudhry
KARACHI: One of the plenary sessions during the Golden Jubilee Conference of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan was devoted to global perspective of postgraduate medical education. The speakers included President of CPSP Prof.Zafar Ullah Chaudhry besides guest speakers from UK, Australia, Canada, South Arica, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
MILAN: Dr. Afzal Javed from Pakistan was installed as the new President of World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitation (WAPR) in its world congress held in Milan in November 2012. This is the first time that a Pakistani mental health professional will be leading this organisation that was established in 1986.
Investment in diabetes education and diabetes prevention programs is extremely important-Dr. Samad Shera
KARACHI: Every person affected by diabetes and pre-diabetes has the right to receive high quality treatment, education and care. Diabetes education is recognized as a key component of diabetes prevention and management. Investment in diabetes education and diabetes prevention is extremely important which will save money and deliver quality of life for people with diabetes and at high risk of diabetes.
LAHORE: Prof. Tahir Saeed Haroon the well known dermatologist of the country earned yet another unique honour when his personality and his latest love Doha Nigari was selected as a topic for research and M. Phil Thesis.
FAISALABAD: Health care workers are at a greater risk of exposure to Blood and other contaminated fluids during the course of their professional duties. Exposure to sharp edged items after and during their use is a major cause of spread of infections and Pricking of IV infusion bottle is also a potential source of spread of infections especially Hepatitis & HIV.