2ND CONVOCATION OF THE SHEIKH ZAYED MEDICAL COLLEGE (SZMC)
2nd convocation of the Sheikh Zayed Medical College (SZMC) was held at Sheikh Khalifa School Auditorium, Rahim Yar Khan on 22 April, 2014.
The Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif honoured this auspicious occasion as the chief guest.Dr. Ijaz Muneer Secretary Government of the Punjab, Health Department also joined and Maj. Gen. (Rtd) Muhammad Aslam, the Vice Chancellor University of Health Sciences, Lahore administered the oath and conferred the degrees / robe to graduates participants. Ch. Muhammad Munir, the Chairman Board of Management, members of BOM, the faculty members of SZMC, the dignitaries of the City Rahim Yar Khan, fresh graduate with their parents and medical students of this college participated in the ceremony.
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saeed, Principal Sheikh Zayed Medical College presented the college’s working report. The Principal informed that PCR lab, MRI facility, New Emergency block, CCU and cardiac surgery department has been started in the hospital. The Principal remarked that this is the memorable day in the history of Sheikh Zayed Medical College, Rahim yar Khan. The 6th batch of graduates has passed out from Sheikh Zayed Medical College. By the grace of almighty Allah, we are training medical graduates, who are not only well versed with medical knowledge and clinical skills but also full of missionary zeal and enthusiasm to serve the humanity, regardless of any boundary of religion, cast and creed. The principal also presented the pending issues of SZMC/H, especially approving special incentive for non- doctors employees and regularization of staff working on BOM created posts with the request to the Chief Minister Punjab to issue executive order for solution of these pending issues.
The Chief Minister Punjab emphasized in his address that it is the time for young doctors to repay for to country by serving poor and needy patients with full devotion and dedication. The Chief Minister Punjab distributed medals and shields among position-holder students, in the end, Prof. Dr. Tariq Rehan thanked the Chief Minister Punjab for sparing his precious time for 2nd Convocation of SZMC and other distinguished participants, faculty of SZMC and medical students to make this convocation successful and memorable.
After the Convocation the Chief Minister Punjab also inaugurated the New Emergency and CCU, Cardiac Surgery ward and MRI Unit of SZH, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saeed, Principal SZMC accompanied the honorable Chief Minister Punjab during the visit of SZMC/H.