Pharmaexhibition was organized by the Faculty of Pharmacy on 4th November 2021

Pharmaexhibition was organized by the Faculty of Pharmacy on 4th November 2021.  Vice-Chancellor Dr. Syed Irfan Hyder –inaugurated the event in which 22 multinational and local pharmaceutical companies participated in providing preparatory information to students about different career options. Several students were interviewed for pharmacy internship programs and apprenticeships. This exhibition served as a core stone in the professional development of the students and guided them regarding their significance and role in the pharmaceutical industry.

World’s Pharmacist Day

“On World’s Pharmacist Day students from 4th and 5th year participated in ‘Miniature Pharmacology Model Competition’ which was organized by Science Club, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Karachi. Several teams of different universities participated in this competition and amongst them, the team from the Faculty of Pharmacy Ziauddin University secured 1st Position.

We would like to congratulate faculty and students and especially appreciate the mentorship of Dean Faculty, Prof. Dr. Rafeeq Alam Khan, Head of the Pharmacology Department Dr. Ghulam Abbas, and Assistant Professor Dr. Hammad Ahmed. Under their immense support and motivation our students aced the competition.”

World pharmacist day was celebrated at the Faculty of Pharmacy to recognize the role of pharmacists

World pharmacist day was celebrated at Faculty of Pharmacy  to recognise the role of pharmacists under the theme “Pharmacy: Always Trusted For Your Health”. This theme was chosen this year world wide to draw special attention to the value of trust in the health sector and the practice of pharmacy. Dean faculty of pharmacy, Dr. Rafeeq Alam Khan and professor & advisor to chancellor, Dr. Anwar Ejaz Beg encouraged the students to realize their role in society and also acknowledged the efforts of pharmacists during Covid-19 global pandemic. The celebrations were carried forward with a cake cutting ceremony, poster competition and lunch for the students.

Final year students of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Ziauddin University participated in the Poster competition and celebration by Martin Dow Limited.

On the occasion of World Pharmacist Day 2021, Final year students of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Ziauddin University participated in the Poster competition and celebration by Martin Dow Limited.

We are happy to announce that students secured 3rd position in the inter-university poster competition on the topic “Role of Pharmacist in the Emerging World”

We would like to congratulate students and Faculty members Dr. Sidra Tanwir and Dr. Ghulam Abbas for their tremendous hard work.

Emergency Obstetric Care Workshops At ZU

MAY 20, 2015

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  • Start: 23 May 2015 9:00 am
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Date:      Saturday May 23rd, 2015

Time:      9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Venue:   Seminar Room 1, Ground Floor, Main hospital building, at Dr. Ziauddin Hospital, North Nazimabad Campus.

Dr. Munira Borhany

Consultant Hematologist,

Dr.Ziauddin Hospital, NIBD

Dr. Saquib Ansari

Consultant Hematologist, NIBD

CBC Interpretation
Dr. Imtiaz Khalid

Consultant, Physician,

Dr. Ziauddin Hospital

Anticoagulants (Conventional & Novel)



Contact Department of Quality Assurance

Internal Candidates:      250/-

External Candidate:      500/-

Note: limited seats; kindly get your Registration done latest by May 21, 2015.

*Please Bring Along your PMDC Registration Number its Mandatory 

Thirty Nine Emergency Obstetrics Care Workshop

MAY 15, 2015

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  • Start: 16 May 2015 2:00 pm
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Nursing Day Celebrations, 2015  for or Hospital Staff( Nurses and technicians)


Date:      Saturday May 16, 2015

Time:      2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Venue:   Seminar Room, 1st Floor Ziauddin Hospital North Nazimabad

CME Symposium

MAY 12, 2015

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  • Start: 16 May 2015 9:00 am
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CME Symposium On “Radiation And Medical Imaging: Hazards To Healthcare Workers”

Ionizing radiation has been in diagnostic and therapeutic arena for more than 100 years with an exponential rise in its application in the last 3 decades. We are also cognizant of hazards associated with ionizing radiation to patients and radiation workers. Exposure to patients could be minimized by strategy of justification and optimization while workers can minimize the exposure by practicing fundamental principles of radiation protection. The purpose of this symposium is to bring together representatives from the various clinical domains and Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority ( PNRA ) to disseminate the knowledge about hazards and ways of safe handling of radiation by healthcare providers.

Brief Proceeding Of The Symposium

This symposium was organized by the Department of Nuclear Medicine under the auspices of Radiation Safety Committee (RSC) of Dr. Ziauddin Hospitals. Purpose of this symposium was to enhance the understanding of radiation workers medical personnel about the justified utilization of radiation in the diagnosis and treatment, the impact of radiation on human body and various methods and local regulatory rules for radiation protection.

In her inaugural talk the Chairperson RSC and Nuclear Medicine department Ziauddin University Dr. Nosheen Fatima explained the audience about the vision of new RSC to ensure safe radiation practice at Dr. Ziauddin Hospital. She explained to the audience the various types of radiation exposure and types of radiation use in medical fields and concepts of classification of radiation areas in working field for better understanding of personal protection by the workers. She told that 80% of total radiation exposure to mankind is from natural sources while medical and professional exposure contributes 20%.

Dr. Maseeh-uz-Zaman Section Head Nuclear Medicine and Associate Professor of Aga Khan University Hospital talked about the interaction of radiation with living tissues and their possible deleterious effect. He explained that in medical imaging probabilistic effects of ionizing radiation like hereditary and chromosomal abnormalities are important and this can be minimized by reducing unjustified radiation exposure.

Mr. Amir Ali Radiation Protection Officer Dr. Ziauddin Hospital talked about the safety measures which are supposed to be taken by radiation workers to ensure the safe radiation practice. He explained to the audience the importance of radiation protection principals, methods and monitoring of radiation exposures.

Mr. Syed Mishkat Ali Jafri Principal Scientific Officer Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA) enlightened the audience about the regulatory role of PNRA in Pakistan. He explained to the audience about the scope and mission of PNRA in monitoring the radiation exposure and ensuring the safe handling of radiation in Pakistan.

The Chief Guest of this symposium Mr. Khalid Hussain, Regional Nuclear Safety Directorate PNRA, thanked the RSC at Dr. Ziauddin Hospital for the invitation and congratulated the RSC for holding such a successful event for a unique cause. He also talked about the positive role of PNRA and its licensees in ensuring radiation safe Pakistan.


Pulmonology Workshop

APRIL 9, 2015

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  • Start: 15 May 2015 9:00 am
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The workshop will focus on non invasive ventilation, asthma and spirometry techniques.

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