Department of Rehabilitation Sciences
The University Of Faisalabad in collaboration with the University of Health Sciences, Lahore on 22nd of August, 2020, organized an international webinar on medical research. The webinar was intended to support researchers and practitioners in delivering their ideas by a safe on the evolving situation and convey recent developments in the field of medicines and Clinical Trials. Chairman Board of Governors, The University of Faisalabad, Muhammad Haider Amin, welcomed all the national and international speakers. Professor Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid, Chairman Punjab Higher Education Commission was the chief guest, who formally opened the proceedings of the first scientific session. ro-rector, TUF, Dr Muhammad Saeed, in his remarks, explained that this webinar is a platform to share and discuss ways to improve accessibility to knowledge, and promote interdisciplinary collaborations.
Keynote speakers sharing their ideas and recent developments in the field of medicines
Moreover, Prof. Dr Khalid Saeed Khan, Professor and Distinguished Investigator in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Pubic Health Faculty of Medicine, University of Granada, Spain gave shed light on “Getting Research Published” in which he effectively discussed various components of article writing followed by a brief question and answer session. Professor Dr Javed Akram, Vice Chancellor University of Health Sciences, Lahore and President: Pakistan Society of Internal Medicine, enlightened the role of University of Health Sciences in promoting research culture in the country.
Prof. Dr. Khalid Masood Gondal, Vice Chancellor, King Edward Medical University Lahore, presented his talk on “Monitoring of training and research in competency based medical education”. Prof Dr. Muhammad Umar, Vice Chancellor of Rawalpindi Medical University and Allied hospitals gave presentation on “What do a physician require to convert his routine patient information into research data”. Dr Hina Ayesha pro-vice chancellor Faisalabad Medical University, beautifully explained the role of Islam in research and innovation. Prof Dr Khaleeq-ur-Rehman, former vice chancellor, GC University, Lahore, shared his views on “Why Pakistani universities are lagging behind in development of research culture?” .
Dr Shahid Rasool, Professor of Gastroenterology presented on “Medical Research at Madina teaching hospital of The University of Faisalabad”. The session concluded with vote of thanks by Rector, The University of Faisalabad, Dr. Shaoukat Parvez.