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Pakistani Professor Wins UNESCO Prize for Microbiology

Pakistani Professor Wins UNESCO Prize for Microbiology

The 2017 Carlos J. Finlay UNESCO Prize for Microbiology was awarded to Pakistani microbiologist Professor Shahida Hasnain and Dr Samir Saha from Bangladesh. The prize has an endowment of $10,000, which will be shared by the two laureates. Set up in 1977 …Continue reading

Top Prize for DoctHERs at World Health Summit Startup Track 2017

A Pakistani startup, doctHERs, has secured first place in the World Health Summit Startup Track 2017. The digital healthcare platform connects female doctors to patients in real-time using online technology. Its mission is to transcend socio-cultural barriers which restrict female healthcare professionals. …Continue reading

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