Over 1,100 graduates belonging to different disciplines received their degrees and shields at the fourth convocation of Dow University of Health Sciences held at Ojha Campus of Dow University, Karachi here on Monday. DUHS holds its fourth Annual Convocation to confer degrees upon the graduates of MBBS, BDS, M.Phil, MBA, Nursing and Medical Technology and other postgraduates of various disciplines. Prof. Masood Hameed Khan, Vice Chancellor, DUHS presided the Convocation as the chief guest on the occasion. Prof Umer Farooq, Pro Vice Chancellor, DUHS, Prof. Junaid Ashraf, Principal, Dow Medical College beside a large number of dignitaries, academic council members, professors, chairmens, HoDs, lecturers, parents and students attended the Convocation.

In his address Prof. Masood Hameed Khan, Vice-Chancellor-DUHS congratulated the graduates and their parents and also reminded all graduates of their responsibilities. He also recounted the progress of the University since its inception and highlighted the developments of the University since its inception. He informed that since it was first established in 2003 from three constituent institutions to now with almost 50 institutions. He said that the vision and mission of DUHS is focused on three domains that include academic excellence, human resource development and community healthcare.–Staff Reporter