Welcome to PSSLD

Pakistan Society for the Study of Liver Diseases (PSSLD) is the leading Liver society of Pakistan, working for the prevention and control of liver diseases in the country.

We are striving to address the lack of awareness of liver diseases on one hand and their rising incidence on the other both among the general public at large and the medical community specifically.

Join us for the noble cause of fighting against liver diseases.


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Vision

We envision a Pakistan where a common man is aware of the significance of healthy liver function, and healthcare professionals can support them at primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare centers to prevent and treat liver ailments, hence to ensure a hepatitis free Pakistan.

Mission Statement

Committed to Serve for the Prevention and Control of Liver Diseases

With this vision we are working on a mission of enhancing the knowledge and practices of the science of hepatology of the healthcare professionals to reach international standards of quality liver-related healthcare.

With the above vision in mind, we are augmenting our efforts by increasing the public awareness about liver diseases and the measures to prevent these diseases at the individual and community level to ultimately eradicate communicable liver diseases from Pakistan.

President's Message

Prof. Zaigam Abbas

Prof. Zaigam Abbas

I am humbled and honored to assume the role of President of the Pakistan Society for the Study of Liver Diseases (PSSLD). I am deeply grateful to my predecessors for their contributions and leadership. I hope that our mission and efforts will continue to gather momentum in the coming years, so that we remain a leading force in the education, research, ethics, and practice of hepatology, In Sha Allah.

We face a monumental challenge to eliminate endemic hepatitis by t... Read More

Introduction

Introduction

Liver diseases are common in Pakistan and are mostly caused by viruses that specifically target the liver. Ab...

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History

History

PSSLD was founded in 2006 by a small group of dedicated professionals, namely Prof, Wasim Jafri, Prof, Saeed...

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Collaboration

Collaboration

In the globalized society we live in, international collaborations help by providing doctors with the ability...

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Meetings

Meetings

PSSLD considers itself as the responsibility holder of hepatology research and career development in Pakistan...

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Contribution

Contribution

PSSLD is reaching out to all gastroenterologists and hepatologists in the country, encouraging membership and...

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Prevention of Liver Diseases

Prevention of Liver Diseases

Doctors can help you to treat symptoms as they arise. But you can help yourself to prevent liver disease that...

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Our Events

PSSLD Club Clinical Vignettes

PSSLD Club Clinical Vi

September 19, 2020 / Online Video Conference

PSSLD Journal Club

PSSLD Journal Club

September 12, 2020 / Online Video Conference

IGg4 Related Disease

IGg4 Related Disease

September 5, 2020 / Online Video Conference