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The Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications (AKU-GSMC) has launched a regional media scholarship fund to strengthen the sector in the East African Community bloc.
May 16, 2015
The Aga Khan University Hospital organises its annual children’s oncology and haematology party for cancer survivors and their parents.
April 18, 2015
The AKU’s neonatal ICU recently expands to accommodate 24 beds due to a generous donation by the English Biscuit Manufacturers to provide state-of-the-art treatment facilities to a large number of infants in need of specialised care and treatment.
April 18, 2015
An article by Alex Awiti of AKU says: Universities can contribute to the socioeconomic advancement of the city, as well help improve the quality of decision-making and governance in our cities.
April 14, 2015
A new procedure to relieve patients suffering from chronic back pain has been performed for the first time in the region at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi.
April 7, 2015
“You have to consider the best possible scenario and think positive - that’s what keeps you going and that’s what my stand-up performance was all about,” says Syed Osama Sami, a cancer survivor, at the event organised by AKUH.
April 6, 2015
“It is very rare that a patient will come to us and tell us that they are experiencing symptoms of glaucoma, as this is a disease often accidentally diagnosed when a patient comes to us complaining about some other eye related issue,” says Dr Tanveer Chaudhry of AKU.
April 5, 2015
Microsoft Pakistan recently organises an event at the Aga Khan University and its teaching Hospital, to showcase its most advanced technology platform, designed to facilitate the optimization of key business processes in the Healthcare industry and to enable end-users to perform better.
April 3, 2015
The media has been asked to partner with civil society organisations in order to address governance challenges in Kenya. They gathered at a roundtable event at the Aga Khan University’s Graduate School of Media and Communications.
April 2, 2015

Researchers at AKU are exploring various tissues of the cockroach brain to investigate antibacterial activity, which could lead to the development of new antibiotics against the multi-drug resistant bacterial infections.

March 31, 2015




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