AKU in the Media

If you are unable to find what you are looking for, please email us at

An article by Dr Alex Awiti of AKU: The prevalence of stunting in Africa is Estimated at about 36  per cent. Under nourishment causes 45 per cent of all child deaths in sub-Saharan Africa – 3.1 million deaths annually.
February 17, 2015
“I am feeling the difference and that is great. For the first time in two years, I am able to have a sound sleep,” says Khalid, a teenager who was recently discharged from the Aga Khan University Hospital, where he underwent a heart surgery.
February 16, 2015
An op-ed by Dr Saniya R Sabzwari of AKU says: Homes provide the best environment to most seniors, where they live surrounded by family.
February 16, 2015
“At least 50% of my patients agree when I ask them if they are being bullied at school,” says Dr Ayesha Mian, chairperson and associate professor of psychiatry at the Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi.
February 12, 2015
Heart specialists at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi perform the first heart valve replacement using a novel technique that uses only two punctures in the groin.
February 12, 2015
Barring the Aga Khan University, no medical college of Pakistan is recognised in the United States, and of the 127 medical graduates from the country who were allowed specialisation in the US last year, 60 percent were AKU graduates.
February 11, 2015
The Dolmen Group, in collaboration with the Aga Khan University Hospital established a full-service first aid room at Dolmen Mall in Clifton, Karachi.
February 10, 2015
A seminar on cancer was held at the Aga Khan University Hospital on Feb 7. Experts highlighted the role early detection plays in treatment.
February 4, 2015
Kenya has the first palliative medicine specialist in the history of the nation, Dr John Weru, who is also the leader of the palliative care team at the Aga Khan University Hospital.
February 4, 2015
Pakistan is among those nine countries in Asia that will add another China in the next 35 years and the impact of this change will be phenomenal on the world economy, says David Darst, Chief Investment Strategist, Morgan Stanley.
January 28, 2015




Follow AKU’s social media sites, news feeds.