Doctor of Physical Therapy
Date : 29th – 30th May, 2018
2 Days : Tuesday and Wednesday
School of Rehabilitation Sciences
Religious Society of TUF organized a seminar on death anniversary of Ummul Momineen Hazrat Umm-e-Salma (Salam-Ullah-Alaiha) and birth anniversary of Syedna Imam Hassan (Alaeh-i-Salam) in Health Sciences Campus on May 24, 2018.
Students from School of Islamic Sciences delivered comprehensive talks on the holy lives, characters and teachings of both great personalities.
To mark the world no tobacco day a seminar was organized by the Department of Community Medicine in The University of Faisalabad. In his key note address Prof Dr Zahid Masood, Head, Department of Community Medicine, spoke about the effects of tobacco on heart. Smokers were 4 times more likely to suffer from heart attacks and stroke, he added. Dr Masood further said that 2 million people die every year due to heart diseases due to smoking worldwide. He disclosed that every day 1200 school going children start smoking everyday in Pakistan. Moreover, number of girl smokers has jumped from 6 % to 19.6% in Pakistan. Pro Dr Muhammad Saeed, Prof Rector TUF was the chief guest. He focused on the economic and social aspects of smoking. He suggested that women can play a key role curbing the increasing tendency of smoking. Talking on the occasion Dr Uzma Sagheer spoke on the theme of 2018 “Tobacco breaks heart”. She added that in Pakistan cigarette was cheaper than a loaf of bread. Ms Khadija, 4th Year MBBS student highlighted the fact that according to WHO there was 10% increase in number of smokers in Pakistan in last decade. Large number of students and faculty members attended the seminar.
Final Project Display and Viva Voce of BBA 8th Semester was held in Health Sciences Campus. Professor Dr Muhammad Saeed Pro Rector along with Dr Shahzad Iqbal, Head, School of Management Studies and Syed HM Gillani, Deputy Director QEC visited the stalls and appreciated the efforts of students. Pro Rector highlighted the essence of entrepreneurship and advised the students to covert their business plans into real businesses to make their contribution towards the country’s economy.
The ceremony of MOU regarding declaration of Smoke and Drug-free Campus was held on 15th May 2018, at The University of Faisalabad, Engineering Campus. This is the 3rd institution that declared as Smoke and Drug-free Campus in Pakistan. Syed Zulfiqar Hussain, Consultant Anti Drug/Narcotics campaign from Drug advisory training Hub (DATH) DAP Colombo and the Pro-Rector, The University of Faisalabad, Engineering Campus, Dr.ZahirJavedParacha signed on (MOU) to expedite their efforts for making the Campus Smoke and Drug-free. Focal person on Drug Syed H.M Gilani, Psychologist Kubra Imtiaz, M.S Saimashehzad, Coordinator school programme on Drugs were also present on the occasion.
Rewarding talent and promoting competition through incentivised education and counselling, raising future leaders by instilling in them the will to win and thus be on the victory stand is an obligatory cause of The University of Faisalabad. Scholarships award ceremony for the students, held at Engineering Campus, The University of Faisalabad on May 15,2018 wherein worthy Pro-Rector Dr. Zahir Javed Paracha presided over and distributed the meritorious Scholarships and Certificates among “Tuffians par excellence”. The stupendous ceremony was held in Mukhtar auditorium that ended on national anthem of Pakistan.
Two days workshop on OBE Accreditation and Education system was held on 10th-11th May,2018 in Engineering campus. Guest speaker was Col. Sadiq ur Rehman, Directior QA, Institute of Space Technology (IST), Islamabad. Chief guest Dr. Zahir Javed Paracha, Pro Rector TUF appreciated the efforts of guest speakers and organizing committee with his best wishes.
Tech Hawks 4.0 opening ceremony was held at The University of Faisalabad Engineering campus. The honourable Pro-Rector Prof Dr Zahir Javed Paracha graced the occasion as the chief guest, and faculty and student delegates attended the opening ceremony. The chief guest shared his well wishes to organizing team and participants.
A Workshop on ” Enhancement of Teaching Skills using Total Quality Management (TQM) was organized by Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) and Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) under the umbrella of Professional Competency Enhancement Program for the development of all schools of TUF, on May 12, 2018 at Health Sciences Campus. The guest speaker Mr Ashfaq Ahmad delivered a comprehensive lecture to facilitate all the participants, to raise the quality standards of education. Chief Guest, Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed appreciated the motivating style of the speaker and encouraged all the teachers to apply TQM techniques in their practical life.
School of Arabic & Islamic Studies has launched 2 months Spoken Arabic Course for females in Health Sciences Campus. Inaugural ceremony held on May 07, 2018. Prof Ghulam Haider Chishti, Head of School in his address told about the importance of this useful language program for the females. Ms Humera Khalil is coordinator of the course.