School of Arabic and Islamic Studies organized a seminar on “Urs Hazrat Shah Ruknu-ud-Deen Alim (RA), Urs Hazrat Khawaja Daowd Taae (RA) and Urs Sheikh Fareed-ud-Deen Ataar (RA)” on January 10, 2018 in Amin Auditorium. Students of BS Islamic Sciences threw light on the teachings of these great personalities of Islamic history.
QEC (Quality Enhancement Cell) organized a training session under PCEP (Professional Competency Enhancement Program) on the subject “Conducting Research; A theoretical Perspective” at The University of Faisalabad Engineering Campus on 11 Jan 2018. Dr. Shahzad Iqbal carried out a very interactive session which covers the various aspects of research and its theoretical perspective. A theoretical perspective is vital for research because it serves to organize our thoughts and ideas and make them clear to others. Faculty members and lab engineers participated in the training session and cleared out their ambiguities regarding the ongoing research work.
Career counselling includes a wide variety of professional activities which help in dealing with career related challenges. In this regard, a career counselling workshop was arranged by student affairs for final year students of electrical engineering. It was hampered that many working professionals do not find the right job/career immediately after completing their degree, thus the process of changing jobs continues. The students were guided about how to make decisions like career management, going for the additional education courses or hunting for a suitable job.
Department of Medical Education, University Medical & Dental College organized a seminar on “Oncoplastic Breast Surgery” on January 11, 2018.
Dr Saira Saleem, Department of Surgery, Madinah Teaching Hospital in her presentation said, with 90,000 breast cancer cases being annually reported in the country and over 40,000 deaths caused by it, Pakistan has the highest rate of breast cancer in Asia. She gave a comprehensive a lecture on Oncoplastic Breast Surgery method.
Prof Dr Sadia Hameed, Head Department of Pathology, UMDC in her address briefed about “Role of Pathology Department in Integrated Breast Clinic Services”.
Prof Dr Nayab Alia, Head Department of Radiology, MTH gave her views on “Role of Radiology Department in Integrated Breast Clinic Services”. She said MTH is equipped with latest machinery including Ultrasonography, Digital Mammography with Sterotactic Biopsy and dedicated Breast MRI to facilitate patients.
Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed, Principal UMDC in his address emphasized to create awareness amongst the women as early detection of breast cancer can make the disease easier to treat and increases survival rates.
A panel discussion was also held on breast cancer diagnosis and treatment, actively participated by the senior doctors from Madinah Teaching Hospital and Allied Hospital Faisalabad.
Later, ‘Breast Cancer Clinic’ was also inaugurated by a cancer patient in MTH. Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed, Brig (Retd) Dr Munir Ahmad, MS MTH and other senior doctors were present on the occasion.
A seminar on “Death Anniversary of MaulanaAbdurRehman Jami (RA) and Syedana Mohyuddin Ibne-Arabi (RA)” was held on auspices of Religious Society of the School of Arabic and Islamic Sciences. Muhammad Hamid Nawaz Sheikh, Controller of Examination presided over the function. Dr. M. Ramzan was the guest speaker who shed light on the life and services of both great scholars. He added that Syedana Ibne-Arabi was the author of 500 books and a great Sufi who presented the idea of “Wahdat-ul-Wajood”. The idea of Wahdat-ul-Wajood cannot be understood without the guidelines provided by MaulanaAbdurRehman Jami. The function ended with Salat-o-Salam
Religious Society TUF organized an Islamic event to commemorate “Death anniversary of Hazrat Abdullah bin Muhammad (SAW) and Urs Syedna Muhayuddin Ibn-e-Arbi (RA)” in Health Sciences Campus on January 03, 2018. Faculty members and students from various schools of TUF attended the spiritual event, culminated with Drood o Salam and Dua.
TUF organized a Christmas Cake Cutting ceremony to participate in celebrations with the Christian community.
Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed, Pro Rector Health Sciences Campus and Ms Zahida Maqbool, Additional Registrar along with faculty and staff members attended the ceremony.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Muhammad Saeed congratulated the Christian community particularly Christian employees working in TUF and felt pleasure in sharing their joy and happiness.
TUFIANS celebrated the birth anniversary of Father of the Nation, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah (RehmatU-Allah Alaih) with national spirit and enthusiasm.
A poster competition on the theme “ Quaid Ka Pakistan” amongst the students was organized to mark the day.
Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed, Pro Rector, Health Sciences Campus, in his addresses paid rich tribute to Founder of Pakistan with words reﬂecting on his passion, courage and determination for the creation of separate homeland for the Muslims of the Subcontinent. He said that our young generation should follow Quaid’s guiding principle “Unity, Faith and Discipline”. A group of MBBS students got first prize in poster competition.
TUFIANS enjoyed a musical evening cum bonfire in Health Sciences Campus. The event included performances by renowned singers and instrumentalists.
Singers received a lukewarm response from the audience. Students and faculty members enjoyed the event in a fun and entertaining atmosphere.
One of medical’s hallowed traditions was celebrated at UMDC, as the first year students of MBBS and BDS donned their white coats – the most profound symbol of the medical profession, for the first time.
On December 19, 2017, new students gathered with faculty and seniors for the college’s annual white coat ceremony. After donning their new white coats, presented by the second year students, new students recited the Oath pledging allegiance to the medical profession, their companions, seniors and their duty towards their patients.
Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed, Principal UMDC emphasized the importance of the white coat to the medical students and made them understand their responsibilities. He spoke of the important journey each student is set to embark upon on the road to becoming a doctor.
In addition to words of welcome and wisdom from the Principal, new students also received bouquets from their seniors. The students expressed gratitude towards the college authorities for the ceremony and making them aware about the importance of their profession.