International Nurses Day and International Day of the Midwife 2019

Celebrating the role of nurses and midwives in the health care delivery system

May 10, 2019
10:00 am-12:30 pm | Karachi

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Themes for this year are:
Nurses: A voice to lead - Health for all
Midwives: Defenders of Women's Rights

Event Details

Date and Time: May 10, 2019 | 10:00am - 1:30pm
Who should attend: Nurses and midwives from the academia, clinical practice and research; allied health workers; nurse leaders; and nursing and midwifery students
Venue: AKU Auditorium

Our Chief Guest for the event is Dr Azra Pechuho, Provincial Minister of Sindh for Health, and Population, Pakistan and our keynote speaker is Mr Shabbir Hussain, Director General Nursing, Sindh. 

The event will also feature a panel discussion around the theme: 'Do nurses and midwives have a voice to lead in the 21st century?' Our panelists include:

Dr David Arthur, Professor and Dean, AKU-SONAM
Dr Yasmin Amarsi, Professor, AKU-SONAM 
Ms Mehmooda Afroz, Principal Cowasjee School of Midwifery, Lady Dufferin Hospital
Ms Naureen Lalani, Nurse Manager, Paediatrics 

Registration





V E N U E

AKU Auditorium
Aga Khan University, Stadium Road 
Karachi

C O N T A C T

Conference Secretariat
Aga Khan University
Tel: (92 21) 34864584
Email: conf.sect@aku.edu