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 Farwell Reception for
Prof. Gen. Aslam at UHS

LAHORE: Outgoing Vice Chancellor (VC) Maj. Gen (R) Prof. Muhammad Aslam was given a farewell on February 20, 2017 as the newly appointed acting VC, Prof. Dr. Junaid Sarfraz Khan, took the charge of University of Health Sciences (UHS). The farewell ceremony was organized by the faculty and staff of the University.


Prof. A. H. Nagi along with Prof. Junaid Sarfraz presenting a gift to
Prof. M. Aslam at the farewell ceremony organized in his honour
at UHS campus on February 20, 2017.

Speaking at the occasion Prof. Junaid and other faculty members paid rich tribute to the services of the outgoing VC and termed him a great asset for the varsity. Prof. Junaid said that one of the major achievements of the Prof. Aslam was to place the students experience at the heart of the University’s strategic planning and there had been many initiatives to support this in curriculum, support services and facilities. “Under his leadership the University has been outward looking at both local and international levels”, Prof Junaid said adding that the first phase of development of UHS Kala Shah Kaku was also completed during Prof Aslam’s tenure.

Prof. Junaid Sarfraz the Acting VC UHS along with Prof. K. P. Lone and
Brig. Ihsanul Wafa presenting a Shield to outgoing VC of UHS
Prof. Major General M. Aslam at the farewell ceremony
organized in his honour in
recognition of his services.

In his address, outgoing VC, Prof Aslam, said that it had been a learning and reflective experience to enhance good governance, academia, research and facilitation in the University and its affiliated institutions. “The tenure provided me an opportunity to meet with some of the best minds in medical and health sciences, which gave me the impetus to lead, inspire and advance”, he said adding that he was leaving the university in a strong place, and with its best days ahead of it.

On this occasion, the outgoing VC was presented a resolution, unanimously passed by the faculty and staff, recognizing and commending his services. A shield was also presented to him as a token of appreciation.  (PR)

Rheumatology Clinic set up
at Mayo Hospital Lahore

LAHORE: A rheumatology clinic has been established at East Medical Ward of Mayo Hospital Lahore. It was formally commissioned   last week. The inauguration ceremony was attended by Prof. Dr. Asad Aslam Khan CEO Mayo Hospital Lahore, Prof. Dr. Irshad Hussain, Prof. Dr. Khalid Masood Gondal, Prof. Dr. Nighat Mir, Dr. Tahir Khalil and Dr. Yasir Imran. Speaking at the occasion Prof. Irshad said that this was the second rheumatology clinic at a public hospital of Punjab, first one was at Sheikh Zayed Hospital Lahore. It will benefit a large number of patients suffering from rheumatic disorders.

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