The MoU was signed at a ceremony held at AKUH on Sunday, which was attended by Paediatric Cardiology Consultant and Agha Khan Children's Hospital Service Line Chief Dr Babar Hasan, Paediatric Surgeon Dr Asim Khan, PCHF Board member Farhan Ahmed, AKUH Patients' Welfare Society head SM Pervaiz, Senior Adviser Nadeem Mustafa Khan, PCHF members Hasan Bukhari, Mujtaba Bhatti, National Cricket Team former captain Misbah ul Haq, former cricketer Saeed Anwer, and other paediatric doctors and surgeons.
PCHF Board member Farhan Ahmed said, 'life is too short and time is limited.' He pledged that the PCHF and AKUH's Patient Welfare Society would work together to ensure that every child gets medical treatment, in line with international standards.
Former captain of the national cricket team, Misbah ul Haq, expressed gratitude toward the AKUH and PCHF for making him part of the noble cause, adding that they would ensure the programme is a success.
Director GIMS Dr Raheem Bux Bhatti and Chief Executive Officer PCHF Mohammad Farhan signed MoU at Gambat taluka of Khairpur district here on Saturday.
We are short of Perfusionists, ICU intensivist, Pediatric Anesthesia and technicians therefore MoU has been signed with PCHF for capacity building staff to launch congenital heart defect surgery.
PCHF a non-profit organization, that aims to build awareness in general public regarding Congenital Heart Diseases (CHD) and its treatment, focuses on capacity building of existing hospitals.
The agreement will cover initially following four areas: capacity building for paediatric cardiologist, surgeons, ICU staff and nurses etc, arrange workshop for GIMS paediatricians to enable them for CHD patients screening, staff of will attend cardiac ICU training organized by PCHF
in Lahore on 5th and 7th Dec and explore further opportunities to build a sustainable Peads Cardiac program at GIMS.
to date has provided financial support for the treatment of over a 1000 children with congenital heart defects who were born in less-privileged families.
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(37) PCHF president Professor Dr Hermann Parzinger denies the letter constitutes "an official state request".
The PCHF claims the letter did not bear Nazif's signature; Hawass asserts the Jan.