AFIRM

AcronymDefinition
AFIRMArmed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine (DoD)
AFIRMArmed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (Rawalpindi, Pakistan)
AFIRMAir Force Installation Restoration Management
AFIRMAutomated Fingerprint Image Reporting and Matching System
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He also inaugurated a State of the Art Artificial Limbs and Appliances Centre at AFIRM, which will cater for the needs of both military and civilians affected by accidents, calamities, any kind of violence and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).
COAS appreciated the standard of facilities and care extended to the inmates by a team of dedicated doctors and paramedical staff of AFIRM and praised their efforts in helping all military personnel wounded in various operations.
Earlier, on arrival, COAS was received by Lieutenant General Azhar Rashid, Surgeon General and Major General Akhtar Waheed, Commandant AFIRM.
He now works as part of the AFIRM team as the chief operating officer for the New Jersey Center for Biomaterials at Rutgers University.
The goal of the AFIRM is to accelerate regenerative medicine therapies and technologies to help heal the wounded warriors where the current available technologies are not adequate," explained Terry Irgens, AFIRM project director.
AFIRM has a special interest in using the most advanced regenerative medicine for its wounded soldiers and recognises Avita's innovative treatment for burns and other skin injuries has the benefits of using the patient's own skin to yield improved and accelerated healing rates, reduced scar formation and reintroduction of pigmentation into the skin.
AFIRM has a specified response time of under five minutes to deliver its authorization or denial decision.
H&M is also a part of AFIRM, an international working team of leading companies within the textile and footwear industries, educating the suppliers to achieve good chemical management.
AFIRM which posts annual turnover of PS4,000 and losses of more than PS2m is poised to be a global leader, its directors believe.
AFIRM which tackles depression through magnetic brain stimulation has almost doubled its workforce in Wales in the past 12 months and is looking to do the same again in the next ve years.
He also appreciated the efforts of Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif and the former Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Pervez Kiyani for having patronized the noble cause of developing modern facilities like AFIRM.
The chief guest along with the participants from AFIRM, PIPOS, Isra Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences (IIRS), ZUIS Pharmaland, Fauji Foundation Hospital (Artificial Limbs Centre) and Dow University of Health Sciences Karachi visited different stalls displaying components related to upper and lower limb amputees.