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“Cases of naegleria fowleri are not being reported in other countries, but we have been witnessing them every year for the last six years. It is preventable in 100% of the cases but fatal in 99% of them,” said Dr Afia Zafar of AKU.
September 18, 2014
Public Private Partnership Policy Board Sindh was informed that eight big hospital managements, including Aga Khan University Hospital and Indus Hospital, have expressed their interest to deliver their services to support the government’s initiative to improve rural/taluka/district hospitals.
September 15, 2014
The Minister for Health, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, has appealed to Ugandan health providers to emulate Aga Khan hospital by offering good health facilities to the public.
September 1, 2014
Pakistan should work to improve its basic health services, so kids get immunized for polio along with everything else, says Zulfiqar Bhutta of AKU.
August 29, 2014

A woman can do just about anything a man can, all she requires is ‘opportunity’, said Samina Baig, while delivering a lecture on ‘No mountain too high, nor too easy’ at the Aga Khan University.

August 29, 2014
“I was not confident about the chances of being treated since I knew that only 35 per cent of hepatitis C patients survive this disease,” says Syed Ali Mujtaba Zaidi during a public awareness session held at AKUH to mark World Hepatitis Day.
August 20, 2014
The school’s 50th year of foundation were brought to an end in a befitting manner by honouring two recent alumni who secured first position all over the country in two successive HSSC exams of AKU-EB.
August 20, 2014
FMIC laid the foundation stone of mother and child house, Postgraduate Medical Education Programme building extension and staff house in its existing campus in Afghanistan aimed at serving needy Afghans in better manner. The Hospital is managed and run by the AKU, which is an agency of AKDN.
August 15, 2014
An article by Dr Alex Awiti of AKU: Speaking at the US-Africa Leaders’ Summit, Obama observed that a new Africa was emerging, even though Africa is still confronted with the challenges of disease, hunger, poverty and conflict.
August 12, 2014
The Aga Khan University, Institute for Education Development, East Africa, has signed a MoU with the ministry of Education to provide educational leadership and management training for more than 800 secondary school head teachers implementing free education across the country.
August 6, 2014




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