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Locally Developed Simulator Promises to Train Surgery Students on MIS Procedures

Locally Developed Simulator Promises to Train Surgery Students on MIS Procedures

Prohibitive cost of commercially available simulators has so far prevented their uptake by healthcare providers in the country. The traditional practice of imparting training of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) at medical colleges in Pakistan has been through apprenticeships. Junior doctors are placed …Continue reading

ITU and edX Sign MOU for Pakistan’s “First Digital University”

Lahore’s Information Technology University (ITU) and edX, the global education platform founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to integrate edX courses into their degree programs. The MOU was signed …Continue reading

Engineering Students Develop Low-Cost Infusion Pump

People go to hospitals putting their faith and trust in the healthcare system to restore them back to a healthy condition. But this trust is slightly misplaced when physicians and nurses are unable to help patients due to the lack of resources …Continue reading

Pakistani Students Win Bronze at the Microsoft Office World Championship

Silence reigns supreme while students sit side-by-side in front of their desktops waiting impatiently to start the challenge that would bring them press coverage, medals and untold glory in the world of keyboard macros. The students are finally at the annual world …Continue reading

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