AKU in the Media

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AKU experts Dr Faisal Mahmood and Dr Irum Qamar conducted an awareness session for media on congo virus at AKUH.
October 3, 2014
“Our approach is not right,” said Dr Anita Zaidi of AKU. She said the lone focus on polio had had a negative effect, and that the vaccine should be given alongside others.
October 2, 2014
Television channels are defining the national narrative. These were thoughts expressed at AKU’s Sixth Sense Forum Lecture Series at a panel discussion on “Pakistan’s rising political temperature”.
October 1, 2014
Dr Muhammad Memon of AKU-IED, says that he saw SESP as an alternative approach to transformation of education in Sindh.
September 30, 2014
Hospital pharmacists, pharmacists working in pharmaceutical industry, pharmacists in academia and Drug Regulatory Authority, hospital administration and eminent members of medical profession celebrated World Pharmacists Day at AKU.
September 30, 2014
Karachi’s Aga Khan University Hospital now has a dedicated transplant unit, where international standards are maintained round the clock, and where stem cell research and therapy is underway.
September 27, 2014
“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




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