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Non-communicable diseases – mainly hypertension, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, lung diseases and cancers – are now the leading cause of death and disability in Pakistan, causing premature deaths in the adult economically productive population.
December 19, 2014
Today, fewer people are dying from tetanus and diarrheal diseases in Pakistan, according to a new, comprehensive analysis of trend data from 188 countries. Mortality from tetanus dropped 93% between 1990 and 2013.
December 18, 2014

“It is a chance to live a normal life,” said 28-year-old Rabia, a recent participant of the Aga Khan University Hospital’s new kidney transplant programme speaking at an awareness session for people with chronic kidney disease.

December 15, 2014
Conjoined twins have been successfully separated after a surgery at the Aga Khan University Hospital, the first at the Hospital and the first in Karachi.​
December 9, 2014
The Aga Khan University and University of Central Asia jointly conducted a workshop, Towards an Aga Khan Development Network Case Strategy: Exploring Cases and the Development of a Case Centre, on December 2 and 3, in Nairobi, Kenya.
December 3, 2014
Nearly a year after a historic convocation that celebrated three decades of the University’s commitment to providing quality higher education, the Aga Khan University’s 27th Convocation Ceremony was held today.
November 29, 2014
​Aliza Hussain received the Best Graduate Award from the Medical College at the Aga Khan University’s 27th Convocation Ceremony in Karachi.
November 29, 2014

The School of Nursing and Midwifery Best Graduate Award this year was presented to Kiran Reimoo who currently works as a nursing intern in the intensive care unit at the Aga Khan University Hospital in Pakistan. Here she narrates her story.

November 29, 2014
The Aga Khan University Examination Board hosted its annual High Achievers Awards ceremony at the Aga Khan University today, recognising the outstanding students who took the 2014 Secondary School Certificate and Higher Secondary School Certificate examinations.
November 26, 2014
On Tuesday November 25, the Aga Khan University family gathered to honour 87 of its current volunteers while paying tribute to those who have so admirably served since the inception of the volunteer programme in 1987.
November 25, 2014




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