First Lady Margaret Kenyatta, cuts the ribbon to officially unveil the first Cath Lab in the Coast Region in the presence of Princess Zahra Aga Khan and staff from the Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa.
‘Topping out’ is a builders’ rite traditionally held when the last beam (or its equivalent) is placed atop a structure during its construction.
Princess Zahra said that the launch of the cardiology programme would allow residents to receive world class care.
What does it take to become an effective healthcare facility in Africa, where much of the continent is marked by extraordinary needs and limited resources?
GSMC’s Giving Nature a Voice documentary on Lake Turkana, dubbed ‘Water to Dust,’ recently won Best East African Documentary
UAlberta partnership brings expertise to the training of young cardiologists in East African nation.
Shams Kassim Lakha and Sindh Governor General Abbasi are also present, 1983
Two faculty members of the Aga Khan University (AKU) were decorated with prestigious national awards on March 23.
The Aga Khan University is proud to announce the appointment of Dr Tashmin Khamis, the Founding Director of AKU’s Networks of Quality Assurance and Improvement (QAI_net) and Teaching and Learning (TL_net), as a member of the international judging panel for the UK Higher Education Academy’s Global Teaching Excellence Award.
Volunteer name: Nasir Peerani
Location: East Africa (Nairobi, Dar es Salaam and Arusha)
Duration of assignment: 9 years
Task: To oversee AKU’s campus planning and design projects in Tanzania
George E. Marsh, Jr., principal of Payette, a Boston design firm, will discuss his firm’s international design work.
Photographs of Courtyard and Interior Details: Victoria Hall (IIS and AKU Student Residence). Kings Cross, London, UK – Photo by Nadia Bhamani, via Hussein Charania.
Does Islam validate science or not? And if it does, what is the philosophical ground that aligns sciences with the Islamic theology?
Shazia is a strong advocate of the AKUH Patient Welfare Programme. Her journey began here when she was diagnosed with cancer and had little hope of treatment due to severe financial constraints.
Dr. Sadia Bhutta, Aga Khan University, Institute of Education Development, Pakistan – Dr. Hubert Ertl, Oxford University
The compilation, containing 12 articles, was launched at a ceremony in New Delhi. Over 60 researchers, from South Asia and outside, including experts from the Aga Khan University, have contributed to the collection
The event is hosted by the Afghan Coalition, a nonprofit organization serving Afghan refugees in the Bay Area, the City of Fremont, and The Aga Khan Council for the Western United States.
Video: Aga Khan University Examination Board, Pakistan Principals’ Conference 2016
Health experts from across the world are meeting Kampala to determine how to improve the lives of mothers and children in East Africa.
Aga Khan’s venture to Thika Road sees it join hospitals such as Mater Hospital, Avenue Healthcare and Gertrudes Children Hospital which have operations either in the popular Thika Road Mall or Garden City.
“Mending Kids’ Hearts” at AKU’s Golf Tournament in Karachi.
Over 100 participants are expected to attend a symposium on maternal and child health,a two day event organised by the Aga Khan University’s Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health, the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Makerere University and UNICEF.
Partnerships with Nursing, Science, Cumming School of Medicine benefit from $1 million in Queen Elizabeth Scholars funding
Expertise and experience of the AKUH team would provide invaluable, effective upgrades at the KMC hospitals.
AKU’s Dr. Susan French: Nursing in the new millennium – “Nearly 20 years ago, His Highness the Aga Khan, the Imam (spiritual leader) for Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims, approached McMaster to ask for help with developing a school of nursing in Karachi, Pakistan.”
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