National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases
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National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases wins nine awards for CSR 2020

KARACHI – It is a great honor for the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases-NICVD to be bestowed with 9 awards at 12th National Forum for International Corporate Social Responsibility summit 2020 for serving the people of Pakistan, irrespective of their cast, creed and religion and without any discrimination. The award distribution ceremony was held on […]

Health Tips
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Dr.Essa Laboratory share 20 Health Tips to do in the year 2020

Dr.Essa Laboratory share 20 Health tips to do in 2020 to all pakistanies in a short video message on this new year. Dr. Essa Laboratory and Diagnostic Centre pledges to continually provide clients a wide range of testing services which meet the highest quality standards and is our hallmark as an ISO 9001-2015 Quality Management […]

HIS Bundle Pacing
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First time in Pakistan, NICVD performed “HIS Bundle Pacing” procedure successfully

KARACHI- National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases – NICVD, has created history in cardiac healthcare by performing first “His Bundle Pacing” procedure in Pakistan. This was performed for two male patients by NICVD team led by Dr. Azam Shafquat (Professor of Cardiac Electrophysiology, NICVD), Dr. Faisal Qadir (Assistant Professor of Cardiac Electrophysiology, NICVD) and Dr. Rehan […]

Pakistan Navy Ships
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Pakistan Navy Ships Establish Free Medical Camps In Tanzania

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Navy Ships MOAWIN and ASLAT visited Port Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania as part of Overseas Deployment to Africa. During the visit, Mission Commander & Commanding Officers of the visiting ships called on Chief of Tanzanian Navy and other prominent Tanzanian authorities. The visit was also amply utilized to highlight the deteriorating security […]

Gilead Sciences
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Gilead Sciences Awards US $ 80,000 in Grants for People Living With Hiv in Pakistan

LAHORE – Gilead Sciences announced the recipients of its 2019 Gilead Asia Pacific Rainbow Grant program, a regional grant initiative that supports community-led programs for people living with HIV in the Asia Pacific region. This was the first time non-governmental or advocacy organizations in Pakistan were invited to submit their applications for funding. Of the […]

Samina Arif Alvi
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Govt and Private Sector Should Jointly Fight Breast Cancer: Samina Arif Alvi

KARACHI – The first lady of Pakistan Samina Arif Alvi on Thursday said Pakistan ranks highest amongst breast cancer affected countries in all of Asia. The government and masses should join hands to tackle the menace of breast cancer which has become a leading cause of deaths in women, she said. Speaking at a Breast […]

Cardiovascular Medicine
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Innovations and Research in Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery to come to Pakistan

A full delegation of cardiovascular physicians and surgeons from the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, a leading center of medical excellence in the United Arab Emirates, highlighted the latest innovations in heart and vascular health at the 49th annual Cardiocon event recently. Dr. E. Murat Tuzcu, Chief Academic Officer and the Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine in […]

World Antibiotic Awareness Week
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World Antibiotic Awareness Week Interactive Dialogue with Health Reporters and Writers

KARACHI – On the World Antibiotic Awareness Week (18-24 Nov 2019), a group of health reporters and writers participated in an interactive dialogue with experts on infectious diseases and for a better understanding of the threat of antimicrobial resistance in the country. The writers were informed about the severity of the issues in Pakistan and […]

Cleveland Clinic
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Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Heart and Vascular Experts Share Insights at 49th Annual Cardiocon Event

KARACHI – A full delegation of cardiovascular physicians and surgeons from the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, a leading center of medical excellence in the United Arab Emirates, is highlighting the latest innovations in heart and vascular health at the 49th annual Cardiocon event this week. The delegation is being led by two of the most […]

Khaqan Sikander
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Khaqan Sikander to lead both, Naya Jeevan and doctHERs

KARACHI – The Board of Directors at both Naya Jeevan and doctHERs are pleased to announce that Khaqan Sikander has been appointed as their joint Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective November 1st, 2019.  Naya Jeevan designs and delivers high impact health and wellness solutions for corporations and workers in corporate value chains while doctHERs is a digital […]