22 May 2009 Pakistan Press International Information Services
KARACHI, May 21 (PPI): Sindh Nurses Examination Board (SNEB) organized an appreciation ceremony at its Kalapul office. All position holders were invited with their school faculty members and were appreciated for achieving outstanding results during examination held in the month of September 2008. Awards were given to the students who secured 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions. A total 16 positions were declared out of which eight were taken by the students of the Aga Khan University School of Nursing (AKU-SON) and two positions were held by Aga Khan Hospital for Women & Children Kharadar Karachi.
In preliminary nursing examination, from Aga Khan University School of Nursing: Ms. Mehtab Karim Bukhsh secured 2nd position and Ms. Farhat Naz Islamuddin got 3rd position.
In second year nursing examination from AKU-SON: Ms. Meena Saleem Muhammad got 2nd position and Ms. Mehwish Mubarak Ali and Ms Shamsha Ahsan Ali got 3rd positions.
In final year nursing examination, all three top positions were taken by AKU-SON students. 1st position holder was Ms. Shirin Noor Ali, 2nd position holder was Aliza Amin and 3rd position was taken by Bilquees Feroz. In Community Midwifery examination, Ms Geeta Kodden Dass and Ms. Ambreen Nabi Bukhsh got 1st and 2nd positions respectively from Aga Khan Hospital for Women and Children Kharadar, Karachi.
AKU-SON students have always been on the top of the list. In September 2007 examination, AKU-SON got 4 top positions, and in 2006, 5 positions were obtained by AKU-SON students. AKU is always been a trend setter in the field of nursing education.