medicine

North American Trends In Anatomical Education

A Public Lecture
Sponsors & Collaborators: 
Anatomical Society of Pakistan (ASP)
Khwarizmi Science Society (KSS)
Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
5th March, 2020
Time: 
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Venue: 
Sheikh Zayed Auditorium, Sheikh Zayed Medical Complex
Abstract: 
Khwarizmi Science Society (KSS) in collaboration with Anatomical Society of Pakistan (ASP) invites all medical researchers, students and anatomy enthusiasts to a public talk on "North American Trends in Anatomical Education"
 
Our esteemed speaker, Dr. Bruce Wainmanis a professor of Pathology, division head of Anatomy as well as Director Surgical Skills Laboratory at McMaster University, Canada. He has 25 years of experience in the field with several publications inclusive of several enhanced e-books like “Pharmacology Revealed” and “Comprehensive Midwifery” book series. His talk will focus on the significance of integrating anatomy into all sections of the medical curriculum, the adoption of various types of technologies and their effects on the graduating medical students.

 

The session is completely free to attend. Do not miss out on great learning opportunity!  

 

Resource People: 
Speaker
Dr. Bruce Wainman
McMaster University, Canada
Resource Person
Dr. M. Suhail
Anatomical Society of Pakistan
Resource Person
Dr. Muhammad Mustafa
Khwarizmi Science Society

Video Lecture Series on Diabetes

Video Lectures
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Registration: 
Open to all.
Venue: 
Lahore
Abstract: 

Out of a total Pakistani population of 180 million, almost 18 million Pakistanis are suffering from diabetes. This alarming situation urges Dr. Wajih Bukhari to apprise the Pakistani population of the ins and outs of this deadly disease.

Dr. Wajih Bukhari is a medical doctor and working as a Clinical research fellow at Griffith University, Queensland, Australia. He explains the causes of diabetes, its medical treatment and precautions. Different types of diagnostic tests are also discussed. This 60 minutes long series of digital board based lectures are a must watch for every Pakistani who wishes to know more about diabetes.

 

 

Lecture 1:     

 

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Resource People: 
Dr. Wajih Bukhari
Griffith University, Australia
Supplementary Documents: 

Harnessing Nuclear Energy

Sponsors & Collaborators: 

Department of Physics, University of the Punjab, Lahore.

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
02 November, 2010
Time: 
10:00 am
Venue: 
Department of Physics, University of the Punjab, Quaid-e-Azam Campus, Lahore.
Abstract: 

Resource People: 
Speaker
Dr Khalil A. Qureshi
Director Engineering and Safety, LUMS School of Science and Engineering, Lahore.
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Laser Turns 50 (episode 2)

Second Symposium on Lasers
Sponsors & Collaborators: 
Registration: 
Registration is required.
Date: 
Saturday, 10 September 2011
Time: 
10:30 am
Venue: 
New Auditorium, National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (FAST-NU), Faisal Town, Lahore
Abstract: 

For registration to this event, visit the Registration page.

 

Let there be Light: An Overview of Solid State Laser Technology (Dr. Tayyab Imran)

From Theodore Maiman’s small ruby laser to ultrafast Ti:Sapphire  laser technology, a solid state laser technology revolution, earning  important roles in scientific research,  engineering, medicine, materials working, and a host of other applications.  

 

The Use of Lasers in Opthalmology (Dr. Nadeem H. Butt)

 

 

Laser is a special light with variable wavelength and variable effect on different structures of the eyeball. The effects include ablation, disruption and coagulation. According to the wavelength and effects, the lasers can be grouped as Green laser, YAG laser, Excimer Laser and CO2 Laser.
 
These Lasers are used for different disorders of the eye which range from disorders of the ocular surface to the disorders deep inside the eyeball including retina.
 
There are many diseases which used to remain untreated or had interventrial and surgical treatments. Most of them can now be treated with ease and comfort on day care basis not requiring admission and hospitalization.
 
The Physics, delivery system, uses, effects and after effects of lasers will be covered in the presentation.

 

Laser Assisted Pump-probe Studies of Atoms (Dr. Aslam Baig)

 

Laser assisted spectroscopic technique have been exploited to study the highly excited states of atoms; a pump probe experiment. In this technique, at least two dye lasers are required; the first dye laser serves as an exciting laser whereas the second laser serves as an ionizing laser. A Nd:YAG laser SHG (533nm, 500 mJ) and THG (355 nm, 200 mJ) is used  to pump the TDL-90 dye laser (line width »0.08 cm-1) and locally fabricated dye lasers (line width »0.25 cm-1) for multi-step or multi-photon excitation/ ionization of atoms. The ions are detected either in a thermionic diode ion detector or in an atomic beam apparatus. We have also utilized the polarization properties of the laser beams to measure the photoionization cross sections of the excited states of atoms. A few examples of the spectra will be presented in addition to the latest experimental results on the photoionization of atoms from the Free Electron Laser Source (FLASH).

Resource People: 
Keynote Speaker
Dr. Aslam Baig
Department of Physics, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.
Speaker
Dr. Tayyab Imran
School of Science and Engineering, LUMS, Lahore.
Presenter
Umair Asim
Vice Principal, Farooqi Girls High School, Lahore.
Speaker
Activities: 

Applications of Biotechnology in Medicine

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
14 May, 2001
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of the Punjab, Quaid-e-Azam Campus, Lahore
Abstract: 

Biotechnology has affected different aspects of medicine in diverse ways from prevention to treatment. Great progress in new fields of medicine today, is due to recent developments in molecular biotechnology. Recombinant DNA technology or Genetic Engineering as basic tools of molecular biology has revolutionized medical science. The use of biotechnology in medicine is growing rapidly and is opening opportunities to develop new, more effective drugs and other therapeutics. Studying the genetics of humans is allowing us to understand what happens when genes go wrong in inherited diseases and to start to develop new therapies that treat the genetic cause, not the symptoms. By studying the genetic make-up of viruses, bacteria, or fungi, we can understand how they cause disease and develop better drugs and antibiotics that target them more specifically. These biotechnological approaches will be explored in different areas of medicine including prevention, pathology, diagnosis and treatment of the diseases during this talk.

Resource People: 
Speaker
Fazli Rabbi Awan
Department of Biochemistry, Oxford University
Chair
Dr. Waheed Akhtar
Director, Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of the Punjab