Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2012’

March 24, 2012: Workshop on “Introduction to Medical Research”

PMSRS organized a workshop to introduce the students to medical research by explaining them the basic steps involved. It was conducted at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC), Karachi, Pakistan. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Afridi, Head, Dept. of Pscyhiatry, JPMC facilitated the session where he explained the different elements of research methodology. Dr. Tahir Rizwan Khan, Research Associate at the  Department …

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March 19, 2012: Workshop on “Research Methodology”

PMSRS organized its first workshop at Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine (AIDM), Karachi, Pakistan. It was facilitated by Dr. Jeneen Panezai, Ph.D Scholar, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden and Faculty, Executive Clinics, AIDM and Dr. Afshan Rahim Khan, MDPH, Assistant Professor, Community Dentistry and Faculty, Executive Clinics, AIDM. It was an extensive workshop and highlighted all the basic steps of medical research. PMSRS …

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Technology Times Covers PMSRS Course on Bioinformatics

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PMSRS recently organized an online course on Bioinformatics for medical students based on 3 sessions in collaboration with International Society of Computational Biology-RSG Pakistan. It was covered by Technology Times, Pakistan’s first newspaper on Science and Technology. For more details, please visit:

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Theme: Infectious Diseases, October-November 2011

Students’ Journal Club was initiated for the first time ever at Dow Medical College under the umbrella of parent body Pakistan Medical Students’ Research Society. The main aim of this initiative was to flourish the culture of scientific paper reading habits among medical students. The first session series of Students’ Journal Club held during October-November 2011 on the theme of …

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