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PIMA launches free telemedicine facility

Karachi, 27 March 2020: Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) launched a telemedicine project named; “PIMA healthline” to provide health and medical consultation to people at their homes in current scenario. Coordinator of PIMA health line, Dr Atif Hafeez, said that the facility is being provided through telephone and WhatsApp initially. For ...

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Frontliners against Covid 19 are at high risk

Islamabad, 19 March 2020: Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) demands from the government to ensure safety of health care workers apart from common man. PIMA expressed its deep concern over the unsafe working situation for doctors & paramedics in various public & private hospitals. In a statement on Wednesday, Central president ...

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PIMA guidelines for Muslim gatherings

Islamabad, 18 March 2020: Advising elderly people to stay away from mosques and offer prayers at their homes to avoid contracting coronavirus, Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) Monday also urged people to make ablution (Wuzoo) at their homes and bring their prayers mats offering prayers (Namaz) in the mosques. Health ...

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Convention 2020 postponed

PIMA / FIMA Scientific convention 2020 has been postponed due to the current coronavirus scenario and difficulties faced by most of the international and many local delegates in travelling. We are really sorry for inconvenience, but personal safety and peace of mind of our worthy brothers and sisters is more ...

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PIMA CEC demands urgent solution to PMDC crisis

Islamabad, 2 December 2019: The fourth meeting of Central Executive Council (CEC) of Pakistan Islamic Medical Association concluded on 24th November at Islamabad. The two day meeting, attended by 55 members from all across Pakistan, was presided by Prof. Afzal Mian, president and Prof. Khubaib Shahid, GS. Apart from review and ...

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PIMA rejects dissolution of PMDC

Islamabad, 25 October 2019: Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) has rejected the recently announced Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) ordinance by the government and dissolution of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC). In a statement issued on Thursday, PIMA president Prof. Muhammad Afzal Mian considers it an undemocratic hastily taken decision ...

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CPR training sessions for general public held countrywide

Islamabad, 5 October 2019: General Public was taught basics of emergency care is 48 masajid across Pakistan under the “Lifesavers project” of Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA). Doctors provided Basic Life Support (BLS) training which is the first life saving measure for persons suffering sudden cardiac or respiratory arrest. Project ...

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ISLAMABAD MEDICS STAND FOR KASHMIR

Islamabad, 5 October 2019: Doctors and Health Care Professionals in Islamabad held a demonstration titled; Medics for Kashmir, against the Indian Atrocities in Kashmir on Friday, 6th September 2019. The rally was organized by Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA), attended by large number of male and female doctors, senior physicians ...

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