“I know how desperate Pakistani youth is for role models and I wish they had more,” said Dr Ruth Pfau, founder of the Mary Adelaide Leprosy Centre, while addressing the 412 graduands from 36 cities in Pakistan and 4 countries being awarded degrees and diplomas at AKU convocation in Karachi.
November 28, 2015
CIME represents an investment in academic excellence at AKU.Pakistan’s first medical simulation centre with a range of patient manikins uses modern methods and realistic environments for intensive training to produce health professionals with excellent assessment and treatment techniques.
November 27, 2015
Children and particularly disadvantaged students learn if assessment information results in change, in improvements in the methods and practices of teaching said Dr Yusuf Sayed, keynote speaker on the second day of the 10th International Conference organised by AKU IED.
November 21, 2015
Quality education contributes to economic growth with learning having a direct impact on growth and development, said experts at the 10th International Conference organised by the Aga Khan University’s Institute for Educational Development.
November 19, 2015
The University of Central Asia hosted a delegation from the Aga Khan University,
comprised of Senior Associate University Registrar and Director of
Student Experience Dr Laila Akbarali and AKU’s PeopleSoft team including
Iqbal Tharani, Suleman Gazyani, and Gulzar Meghani from October 19-22, 2015.
November 5, 2015
The Pakistan Nursing Council is the highest regulatory body for nursing professionals in the country. This is the first time that a nursing professional, rather than a medical doctor, has been appointed to the post of president of the Council.
October 21, 2015
Dr Abdul Gaffar Billoo, veteran paediatrician and professor
emeritus at the Aga Khan University, Department of Paediatrics and Child
Health, has been honoured by his alma mater, the Dow University of
Health Sciences, which has named its auditorium after the legendary
October 20, 2015
Three years ago, Masoomi succeeded in securing admission to the diploma programme in Faizabad, run by the Badakhshan Provincial Public Health Directorate and the Badakhshan Institute of Health Sciences, with technical support from the Aga Khan University’s Programmes in Afghanistan.
October 13, 2015
Twenty-four of the Sindh Health Department’s mid level and senior officers, who have successfully completed two courses on health management offered by the Aga Khan University while continuing to work, attended a grade distribution event.
October 13, 2015
World Sight Day is an international day to raise awareness about blindness and vision impairment.
October 8, 2015