Edition 38






A picture containing person, room

Description automatically generated 









CIME in Nairobi concludes its first faculty training programme


CIME concluded its first action-packed Clinical Simulation Educators Programme (CSEP) in Nairobi. Doctors and nurses travelled from Uganda and Tanzania to join their Kenyan colleagues in AKU. They were not alone: participants from two other Kenyan Universities also participated.












Read more





















A picture containing person, indoor, group

Description automatically generated 









Breast Cancer Awareness Gala


The Aga Khan Health board for Karimabad organised an awareness gala in collaboration with the Aga Khan Health Services Pakistan to raise awareness regarding breast cancer and its prevention in the community. CIME in collaboration with SPIE, contributed by demonstrating the steps of breast self-examination using the task-trainer to the women of the community.


The gala was a huge success and was attended by over 700 people. The breast self-examination station gathered the most attention and received positive feedback from participants as they practiced the self-breast examination techniques and got feedback from the experts.



















A picture containing text, wall, different, several

Description automatically generated 









SeeMe in Lahore!


The CIME team presented a workshop entitled "Briefing and Debriefing: Two sides of the same coin" and a symposium on ‘Simulation Based Interprofessional Education’ at the 5th International Conference on Health Professions Education organised by the University of Lahore.















A picture containing person, indoor, people, group

Description automatically generated 









SeeMe in Gilgit Baltistan!


Early in October, Mr. Talha Ahmed Khan, our Simulation Technical Analyst, travelled to Gilgit Baltistan with equipment from CIME to help in conducting BLS, ACLS and PALS courses for healthcare professionals at the Gilgit Medical Centre, AKHSP.












Read more

















A picture containing person, indoor, preparing, group

Description automatically generated 









Paediatric Trauma and Life Support


Managing trauma in the paediatric population requires specialised skills and expertise. On the 8th of October 2021, Dr Emaduddin Siddiqui, Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine conducted a workshop on Paediatric Trauma and Life Support for the hospital’s post graduate trainees.












Read more


























Newborn AIMS


​​Respiratory distress in newborns can be effectively treated if caught early. With this in mind, Nurse Instructors from AKU’s secondary hospitals collaborated with the CIME team to design an activity that focused on identify and initiate treatment for respiratory distress.












Read more























SeeMe in Media!










A picture containing text, person, screenshot

Description automatically generated 


A group of people posing for a photo

Description automatically generated 


A collage of people in a room

Description automatically generated with low confidence 


A picture containing text, suit, different, various

Description automatically generated 














A couple of women holding signs

Description automatically generated with low confidence 









Hear about CIME Nairobi from Dr Eunice Ndirangu, Dean, School of Nursing and Midwifery, AKU, East Africa, and Ms Jemimah Kimeu, Chief Nursing Officer, AKUH, Nairobi. Watch video…














Let’s get social!
















Follow CIME on social media to receive updates about our events,

announcements, news and much more.










Sign up for our email list!


Subscribe here






Addition Editor: Shahmir Chauhan and Caroline Kago






Mailing Address:

Centre for Innovation in Medical Education (CIME), Aga Khan University, Stadium Road P.O. Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan


Tel: +92 21 3486 3733 | Email: cime@aku.edu | Website: www.aku.edu/cime