LAHORE (PR): An awareness seminar about the deleterious health effects and preventive measures against smog, dengue and influenza was held at the King Edward Medical University, Lahore under the chairmanship of Vice Chancellor, Prof Khalid Masud Gondal.

The seminar was attended by newly appointed Pro-Vice Chancellor, Prof Dr Ijaz Hussain, Registrar KEMU, Prof Irshad Husain Qureshi, Professor of Medicine Dr Sajid Abaid Ullah, Director Quality Enhancement Cell Prof Dr Syed Asghar Naqi, Director Research Prof Muhammad Saqib Saeed and MS Mayo Hospital, Dr Tahir Khalil.

Addressing the participants, the vice chancellor emphasized the importance and significance of the Prime Minister’s initiative for ‘Green Pakistan’ and highlighted the efforts of KEMU in this regard, particularly plantation of 5000 trees at the new campus.

The seminar was attended by deans and faculty members from all departments as well as post graduate and under graduate students of the university.