Dec 27

Seminar on Public Health Research

The Shalamar Medical and Dental College in collaboration with the Shahid Hussain Foundation is organizing a seminar on Public Health in Pakistan: Contemporary Research Methods and Practices. The Seminar would host academics from the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS) as they present their research and work in the field to identify issues and present possible resolutions for health care across the country. The following panel members would be presenting their work:

  1. Dr. Sameen Mohsin Ali, Mushtaq Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS), LUMS
    • Understanding Pakistan’s Immunization Problem: A Transactional Approach
  2. Dr. Agha Ali Akram, Dept. of Economics, LUMS
    • A Randomized Control Trial to Assess Effectiveness of the in-home Growth Monitoring Tool (GroMo To) in Addressing Childhood Stunting
  3. Dr. Bilal Bin Younas, Diabetic Centre, SIHS
    • Investigation of Hyperglycemia Medicated Inflammation on Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Type 2 Diabetes
  4. Dr. Tahseen Haider Kazmi, Dept. of Community Medicine, SIHS
    • Prevention of Coronary Artery Diseases in Urban Slums of Lahore through Advocacy and Behavioral Change

The details of the program are as below:

Venue: Lecture Hall 2, Shalamar Medical and Dental College, Shalamar Link Road, Mughalpura
Date: 10 January, 2019
Time: 9 am – 12 pm

Dr. Sameen Mohsin Ali

Dr. Agha Ali Akram

Dr. Bilal Bin Younas

Dr. Tahseen Haider Kazmi

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