TDC, Abasyn University enter MOU to raise Diabetes Awareness via Skill Development
The Diabetes Centre on August 18, 2020, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Abasyn University to improve the standard of healthcare for everyone by raising disease awareness with the help of the university.
Under the MOU, TDC and Abasyn University will work together on the development of the university students’ skills in the healthcare field at the hospital. Both parties will assist, support and collaborate with each other in academic, medical and clinical research, health advocacy and training of students/staff.
TDC CEO Tahir M. Abbasi and Prof. Dr Amjad Mehmood, Executive Director of Abasyn University, signed the MOU and expressed that they are very eager to work together for the betterment of the nation in every possible way. TDC CEO stated that the hospital is pleased to enter into this MOU for enhancing the skills of the younger generation so they could help eradicate diabetes from the country.
Khawaja Ikram, District Coordinator, Islamabad, at The Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination, Government of Pakistan, was also present on this occasion. He appreciated TDC’s efforts to play an active role in the developmental educational and healthcare projects and thanked TDC for its collaboration with the ministry on the anti-tobacco campaign.