PharmEvo sponsors Workshops on Medical Writing at PIMS and PRIME Institute Peshawar


PharmEvo sponsors Workshops
on Medical Writing at PIMS and
PRIME Institute Peshawar

PESHAWAR: Workshops on Scientific writing were organized here at Peshawar Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) at Pakistan International Medical College, Peshawar as well as in the Dept. of Neurosurgery at PRIME institute on December 23rd and December 24th respectively. The workshops were sponsored by PharmEvo Pharmaceuticals for which initiative was taken by Prof. Mumtaz Ali Khan Consultant Neurosurgeon. Mr. Shaukat Ali Jawaid Chief Editor Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences who is also Secretary of Eastern Mediterranean Associations of Medical Editors (EMAME) was the facilitator.

Prof. Ghulam Sarwar presenting a memento to Mr. Shaukat Ali Jawaid during the
workshop on Scientific Writing held at PIMS on Dec. 23rd, 2020.

The workshop at PIMS was attended by over two dozen faculty members of Pakistan International Medical College. Vice Principal of the College Prof. Ghulam Sarwar was the chief guest. Speaking on the occasion he thanked the facilitator and PharmEvo for sponsoring this academic activity.

At the Workshop held at the Dept. of Neurosurgery Prof. Mumtaz in his address highlighted the importance of reading, documentation of the data, conducting research and getting it published. Continuing he said that we have lot of data but we are handicapped as we lack the expertize of writing. He hoped that in the days to come they will try to promote the research culture and the art of medical writing. He wished that all the house officers and residents must select a topic and start working. He also thanked Mr. Shaukat Ali Jawaid for conducting the workshop and PharmEvo for sponsoring this academic activity. He hope that PharmEvo will continue to extend such useful cooperation in future as well. Prof. Fazal Ghani a noted researcher and Prof. of Dentistry at the Dental College also graced the occasion with his presence.

PharmEvo organized a workshop on Medical Writing at Dept. of Neurosurgery at PRIME
institute Peshawar on December 24th 2020. Group photograph taken after the workshop
shows Prof. Mumtaz alongwith his resident staff, postgraduates, the facilitator
Mr. Shaukat Ali Jawaid and Prof. Fazal Ghani.

The topics discussed in the workshops included Basic Principles of Medical Writing, how to write a Scientific Paper, Common reasons for rejection of papers submitted for publication, Medical Editing. The participants were encouraged to ask questions to ensure their active participation.

From PharmEvo Mr. Javed Khan had taken the initiative to organize these workshops and made all the necessary arrangements for the logistic while Mr. Shahid PharmEvo Team Leader in the area was also present at both the workshops.

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