Dr. Robert Armstrong founding dean of medicine at the new Faculty of Health Sciences Aga Khan University for East Africa

Dr. Robert Armstrong Associate Professor and Head of Pediatrics University of British Columbia Chief of Pediatric Medicine, BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital Provincial Health Services Authority Dr. Robert Armstrong was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. Following his undergraduate degree at Simon Fraser University, he went on to complete MD, MSc, and PhD degrees…

Lecture Series: Building New Campuses In the Islamic World

“Drawing on Islamic City-Building Traditions to Create a 21st Century Community of Learning” David Dixon, FAIA – Principal in charge of Planning and Urban Design Goody, Clancy & Associates The Aga Khan is building a new liberal arts campus on the outskirts of Karachi. The campus’ mission emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and seeks to encourage people…

More information on the Aga Khan University’s Faculty of Health Sciences

Earlier Stories of the launch of AKU’s Faculty of Health Sciences in Nairobi Kenya WALTER WAFULA KAMPALA STUDENTS pursuing health science degrees in East Africa will have an alternative of realising their academic dreams when the Aga Khan University sets up a new faculty of Health Sciences in Kenya. Aga Khan University (AKU) which has…

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Inauguration of the Faculty of Health Sciences of the Aga Khan University Nairobi

http://www.akdn.org/speeches/2007Aug14_fhs.htm Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Inauguration of the Faculty of Health Sciences of the Aga Khan University, Nairobi – 13 August 2007   Honourable Minister for Education Professor George Saitoti Honourable Ministers Excellencies Chairman Dehlavi and the Members of the Aga Khan University…

Speech by President Firoz Rasul – Inauguration of Aga Khan University Faculty of Health Sciences in East Africa

http://www.akdn.org/speeches/2007Aug14_frasul.htm Speech by President Firoz Rasul President’s Address Inauguration of Aga Khan University Faculty of Health Sciences in East Africa Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, 13 August 2007 Bismillah-ir Rahman-ir Rahim Honourable Minister for Education, Professor George Saitoti His Highness the Aga Khan, Chancellor of the Aga Khan University Excellencies, Ambassadors and High Commissioners Chairman…

Aga Khan varsity launches school of health sciences

Nation Media Story by JEFF OTIENO Publication Date: 8/14/2007 The Aga Khan University Hospital’s faculty of health sciences was inaugurated in Nairobi yesterday. The Aga Khan and Education minister George Saitoti look at the design of the university’s Heart and Cancer Centre yesterday. Photo/WILLIAM OERI It is the first of a series of projects, aimed…

Aga Khan University Announces the Faculty of Health Sciences in East Africa

His Highness the Aga Khan being welcomed by Ambassador Saidullah Khan Dehlavi, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Aga Khan University. Photo credit: Gary Otte His Highness the Aga Khan with President of the Aga Khan University, Firoz Rasul and CEO of the Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi, Asmita Gillani. Photo credit: Gary…

Aga Khan University Announces the Faculty of Health Sciences in East Africa

http://www.akdn.org/news/2007Aug13.htm Press Release For Immediate Release Aga Khan University Announces the Faculty of Health Sciences in East Africa (View related articles) Nairobi, Kenya, 13 August 2007 – His Highness the Aga Khan, Chancellor of the Aga Khan University, accompanied by Professor George Saitoti, Kenyan Minister for Education, today inaugurated the Faculty of Health Sciences of…