Technologist Training Programme
The one-year trainee technologist programme is unique in Pakistan. In this programme, 26 trainees, mostly with BSc and MSc qualifications, are taken each year. This highly successful programme started with a handful of trainees in 1985. It provides training not only for routine work but also training to meet and maintain high quality standards required by international health care systems.
On average, the clinical laboratory receives 9000 tests per day and has a total staff of 1,200. The Pathology faculty of 40 includes five professors, nine associate professors, eight assistant professors, six senior instructors, nine instructors and three part-time lecturers.
The laboratory is one of the first to receive the ISO 9002 certification and JCIA certification.