LAHORE– A high-level meeting was held under the chair of Punjab Minister for Health Dr Yasmin Rashid at Specialized Healthcare & Medical Education Department on Thursday.
Secretary Specialized Health & Medical Education Department Momin Agha, Special Secretary Nadir Ch. Addl. Secretary Development Asif Tufail, Chief Planning Officer Abd-ul-Haq Bhatti, Dr. Sohail Saqlain, offices of Planning & Development were present on this occasion. Secretary Health Quetta Dr. Abdul Majid and other officers participated in the meeting through video link.
The project of newly constructed Baluchistan Cardiac Centre were reviewed in the meeting. Secretary Health Quetta Dr. Abdul Majid and Chief Planning Officers Health Department Punjab Abd-ul-Haq Bhatti brief the Minister regarding the details of project of Baluchistan Cardiac Centre.
Dr. Yasmeen Rashid said that Punjab Health Department will provide financial assistance in the construction of Baluchistan Cardiac Centre. Modern Training will be provided to the doctors of Baluchistan in the Punjab Institute of Cardiology Lahore.
All the affairs of Baluchistan Cardiac Centre including human resource will be solved with mutual consultation. She said that Baluchistan Cardia Centre will provide quality health care facilities to thousands of people.
International dental conference
Provincial Minister for Health Dr. Yasmeen Rashid today specially participated in International Dental Conference at Expo Centre which was organized by university of health sciences. President Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi was the chief guest of the conference.
Vice chancellor University of Health Sciences Prof. Dr. Javed Akram, VC King Edward Medical University Prof. Dr. Khalid Masood Gondal, VC Fatima Jinnah Medical University Prof. Dr. Amir Zaman Khan, MS Punjab Dental Hospital Dr. Asim Farooqi, ambassadors from different countries, teachers, professors and large number of students were also participated the conference.
Dr. Yasmeen Rashid while addressing the participants of international conference said that we are very thankful of President Pakistan Arif Alvi. She said that measures will be taken for promoting dental teaching in Pakistan besides ensuring the quality education in dental medical institutions.— PRESS HANDOUT