Last week Dr. Faisal Khosa, Assistant Professor in Radiology at Vancouver General Hospital, hosted a dinner Vancouver that included the Consul General of Pakistan, Dr. Muhammad Tariq, and Dr. Zaim Nawaz from Dallas.
Several members of the Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA) also attended the event.
There was a discussion on avenues of enhanced collaboration in education and student exchange between universities in Pakistan and Canada. The discussion also included facilitating of medical students and young physicians into electives, observership, residency, fellowships (clinical and research) at hospitals in the US and Canada.
Meanwhile, the Young Physicians Committee (YPC) of Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America has organized a comprehensive coaching seminar for young physicians in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, August 6.
Among the speakers, panelists and judges are world renowned physicians and dentists from the US and Canada.
APPNA is one of the largest physician organizations with more than 17,000 active members from across the US and Canada. – CINEWS