Medicine

Level II Echocardiography

  • Learning Outcome: Higher grade echocardiography course and interactive sessions.
  • Who should attend: PG trainees, Echo technitians
  • Facilitator: Dr. Yusuf Hassan, Consultant Cardiologist, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd.

Paediatric and Congenital Heart Disease Echocardiography

  • Learning Outcome: Provide higher level interactive echo teaching workshop in the fields of paediatric and CHD.
  • Who should attend: PG trainees, Echo technitians, Consultants
  • Facilitator: Dr. Yusuf Hassan, Consultant Cardiologist, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd.

Basic Understanding of Peritoneal Dialysis

  • Learning Outcome: Understanding and promoting peritoneal dialysis in Pakistan.
  • Who should attend: Medical Officers, PG trainees, Consultants 
  • Facilitator: Dr. Momena Manzoor, Fauji Foundation Hospital, Rawalpindi.

Renal Biopsy: Accurate Procedure Technique and Interpretation

  • Learning Outcome: Teaching the right technique for ultrasound guided renal biopsy for Nephrology trainees.
  • Who should attend: PG trainees 
  • Facilitator: Dr. Momena Manzoor, Fauji Foundation Hospital, Rawalpindi.

Cardiometabolic Seminar

  • Learning Outcome: (1) To have updated therapeutic and diagnostic guidelines for cardiometabolic disorders
    (2) Participants have an opportunity to learn real-world solutions they can integrate immediately into their clinical practices.
  • Who should attend: Undergraduate Medical students, PG trainees, Medical officers, Research fellows
  • Facilitator: Dr. Saeed Ullah Shah, Consultant Cardiologist, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.
Surgery

Labor Management

  • Learning Outcome: Evidence based management of labor.
  • Who should attend: UG students, PG trainees, Assistant Consultants
  • Facilitator: Dr. Nabia Tariq, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd.

Adolescent Gynecology

  • Learning Outcome: Evidence based management of adolescent gynecology problems.
  • Who should attend: PG trainees, Assistant Consultants, Consultants
  • Facilitator: Dr. Nabia Tariq, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd.

Introduction to Basic Laparoscopy

  • Learning Outcome: Imparting basic laparoscopy knowledge.
  • Who should attend: PG trainees, Young surgeons
  • Facilitator: Brig. Dr. Mukaram, Combined Military Hospital, Rawalpindi.
Medical Education

Case Report Publication

  • Learning Outcome: Publication Ethics
  • Who should attend: All Health Care professionals 
  • Facilitator: Saleha Bibi, Clinical Psychologist, Foundation University Medical College, Rawalpindi.

Going beyond original research articles; exploring other forms of scientific writings

  • Learning Outcome: Different forms of medical writing.
  • Who should attend: All Health Care professionals
  • Facilitator: Dr. Farooq Azam Rathore, Assistant Professor, Bahria University Medical & Dental College, Karachi.
Pharmaceutical Sciences

Medication Safety in Health Care Setting

  • Learning Outcome: Basic of medication safety, Standards that deal with medication safety in healthcare, concept of High alert medicines, strategies to minimize errors and improve the systems that result in safe and reliable medicine management and use.
  • Who should attend: Pharmacists, Residents, House Officers, Nurses
  • Facilitator: Dr. Salwa Ahsan, Chief of Pharmacy, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.

Antibiotic Stewardship

  • Learning Outcome: To define the concept, how this can be applied to all sectors of pharmacy like industry, hospital and community.
  • Who should attend: Pharmacists, Residents, House Officers, Nurses
  • Facilitator: Dr. Komal Fizza, Associate Manager Pharmacy, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.

Adverse Drug Reactions (ADR) tracking & Monitoring

  • Learning Outcome: (1) What are ADRs. (2) How to track ADRs. (3) Methods of evaluation and causal assessment. (4) Using data for medication safety. 
  • Who should attend: Pharmacists, Residents, House Officers, Nurses
  • Facilitator: Dr. Komal Fizza, Associate Manager Pharmacy, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.

Medicines Optimization - Getting the most out of medicines

  • Learning Outcome: (1) What is meant by medicines optimisation and why it is important to improve patient outcomes. (2) Various elements of medicines optimisation and how they can be utilised to deliver optimal patient care. (3) Describe the importance of patient-centred care and shared decision making in optimising medicines.
  • Who should attend: Pharmacists, PG students, Junior doctors, Nurses
  • Facilitator: Dr. Shaista Hussain, Assistant Professor, Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University, Islamabad.

Substance Use Disorders

  • Learning Outcome: (1) To identify the potential gaps in the area of substance use disorders. (2) To evaluate and propose new schemes for addressing substance abuse disorder.
  • Who should attend: Pharmacists, PG students, Junior doctors, Nurses
  • Facilitator: Dr. Noor-Uz-Zaman Rafiq, Chairman, Phoenix Foundation for Research & Development, Lahore.
Nursing & Midwifery

Basics and Advanced concepts to prevent VAP (Ventilator Associated Pneumonia)

  • Learning Outcome: (1) Ventilatory Parameters & Modes. (2) VAP Bundle. (3) Nursing considerations.
  • Who should attend: Health Care Providers
  • Facilitator:  Karim Abdul Hussain, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.

Care of Patients with Pacemaker

  • Learning Outcome: (1) Pacemaker Basics. (2) Types of Pacemaker. (3) Basics of Pacemaker.
  • Who should attend: Health Care Providers
  • Facilitator:  Khizer Hayat, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.

Basics of ECG interpretation

  • Learning Outcome: (1) Basic ECG Analysis. (2) Identification of Arrythmias
  • Who should attend: Health Care Providers
  • Facilitator:  Abdul Rahim, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.

Patient safety in hemodynamic monitoring

  • Learning Outcome: (1) Basics of CVP monitoring. (2) Basics of CVP handling. (3) CVP rhythm analysis. (4) Arterial Monitoring and Handling. (5) Nursing Considerations
  • Who should attend: Health Care Providers
  • Facilitator:  Sajjad Ahmed, Shifa International Hospitals Ltd., Islamabad.
Rehabilitation Sciences