Vice Chancellor Khyber Medical University (KMU) Prof Dr Mohammad Hafizullah Thursday visited KMU-Institute of Medical Sciences (KMU-IMS), Kohat in connection with starting of 1st Year MBBS classes at KMU-IMS and to launch integrated teaching system for 1st year MBBS.
Registrar Dr Fazal Mahmud, Treasurer Gul Azad Khan and Director Academics Prof. Dr Shad Mohammad of the University were also present on the occasion, while Principal of the college Prof Dr Salim Khattak along with senior faculty warmly welcomed the KMU team on that occasion.
During the interaction with new comers to KMU-IMS, the VC emphasized upon them to equip themselves with latest knowledge and skills so that when they graduated from here, they should be instrumental and bringing in positive changes in health care delivery and medical education.
Before that during the interaction with the newly selected teaching faculty members, VC KMU Prof. Mohammad Hafizullah enquired about model for KMU-IMS and appreciated that integrated time table for 1st year MBBS has been prepared and directed to implement the same in true spirit.
After meeting with the students, the VC chaired meeting of all faculty, discussed in detail all issues related to KMU-IMS. He showed great satisfaction on the progress made so for and promised the faculty to address issues faced by the faculty. He also thanked the Higher Education Department for lending; its girls hostel to be used by the students of KMU-IMS.
At the end VC KMU Prof. Dr. Mohammad Hafizullah thanked all the participants and expressed hope that KMU-IMS will be developed as a model medical college of the region with the joint effort of students, faculty and administration of Khyber Medical University.