LAHORE – The College of Physicians Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) has started taking practical and clinical examination at its Riyadh Centre, Saudi Arabia. Written examinations are being conducted in Nepal and Saudi Arabia for the last two decades.

CPSP Regional Director Prof Khalid Masood Gondal said Pakistan was the second country after England that conducted oral and clinical examination in Saudi Arabia. Initially started with Surgery, Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynaecology, all other departments will be included later on. The panel of examiners included Prof Muhammad Shoaib Shafi, Prof Yaseen Hashmi for Medicine.