World Hepatitis Day 2018


  • Hepatits B
  • Hepatits C
  • Liver Cancer
  • Safe Blood Transfusion
  • Needle and Injection Safety
  • Vaccination
  • Hepatitis Delta


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“World Hepatitis Day 2018” Saturday 28, July 2018 at 3pm
PC Hotel , Lahore

Sr. No Topic Speaker
1 Hepatitis C Prof. Saeed Hamid
Agha Khan University Hospital Karachi
2 Hepatitis B Prof. Zaigham Abbas
Ziauddin Medical University Karachi
3 Liver Cancer Prof. Zahid Azam
Dow University of Health Sciences
4 Safe Blood Transfusion Dr. Lubna Kamani
Liaquat National Hospital Karachi
5 Needle & Injection Safety Prof. Jamil Ahmed
Baqai Medical University Karachi
6 Vaccination Prof. Sadik Memon
AIMS & Isra University Hyderabad
7 Intravenous Drugs Users Prof. S. M. Munir
United Medical & Dental College
8 Screening Prof. Qayoom Memon
Peoples Medical College/Hospital, Shaheed Benazeerabad
9 Topic Hepatitis A & E Dr. Bashir Shaikh
Shaheed Mohtarma Benazeer Bhutto Medical University Larkana
10 Hepatitis Delta Dr. SalehChanna
Ghulam Muhammad Mahar Medical College/Hospital, Sukkur
11 Liver Transplant Dr. Nasir Hussain Luck
Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation
12 Concluding Remarks Prof. Wasim Jafri
Chief Guest and Chair of Seminar

Press Release


  • World hepatitis day is observed all over the globe on 28th July every year, aims to raise Global awareness of hepatitis and encourage prevention, diagnosis and treatment.In contribution to this day Pakistan society of Gastroenterology , Pakistan society for the study of Liver disease, Digestive Disease Foundation and Post Graduate Medical Institute/Lahore General Hospital jointly organised a seminar on 28th July 2018 at PC hotel, Lahore.Chief Guest Prof.Dr.Brig.Masood Siddiq gave introductory remarks.Renowned GI personals Prof.Nusrat Ullah ch, Prof.Anwar A khan, Prof Altaf Alam, Prof.Ghias Un Nabi Tayyab, Prof Arif Nadeem and Prof. Shumail Zafar explained the epidemology of Hepatitis in Pakistan and introduce audiance comprising of more than 500 health care professionals including doctors, nurses and paramedics about the new guidelines of Hepatits B and C regarding diagnosis, management plans and related complications. Punjab health department personals elaborated the hepatitis control initiatives by Primary & Secondary health department and Specialised healthcare and medical education department. In the end Dr Israr ul Haque Toor extended vote of thanks to worthy faculty and participants.

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