Sunday September 19, 2021

KMU to establish sub-campus in Islamabad soon, says VC

PESHAWAR: Khyber Medical University (KMU) Peshawar Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Ziaul Haq on Friday said that after Kohat, Lakki Marwat, Swabi and Swat, a sub-campus of KMU would be established in Islamabad soon where BS Public Health and MHPE classes would be started.

He expressed these views while addressing a joint meeting of heads of all institutes and departments of KMU. The meeting was attended by Registrar KMU Prof Dr Muhammad Saleem Gandapur and heads of various institutes and departments. The participants discussed performance reports of their respective institutions and departments and future action plans.

Prof Dr Ziaul Haq said that the purpose of holding the meeting was to bring together the heads of all the constituent institutions and departments of the university on a single platform to find a solution to various problems.

He said that teaching and clinical facilities as well as academic and research activities at KMU Institute of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kohat would be better coordinated.

He said that a state-of-the-art physiotherapy and rehabilitation centre would be set up at IPMR old campus to provide quality services in the public sector.

A high-level committee was also constituted to

set up the center, which would prepare a feasibility report and formulate workable proposals for implementation.