LAHORE - The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council has recognised two public sector medical institutions: Ghazi Medical College in Dera Ghazi Khan, and Sahiwal Medical College.

Students enrolled with these medical colleges have been registered with the PMDC. The decision was taken at a meeting presided by Chairman PMDC Prof Shabbir Ahmed in Islamabad yesterday.

PMDC members including Dr Amer Bandesha and Secretary Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Najam Ahmed Shah attended the meeting.

Workshop on CV writing: The Punjab University’s Career Counseling and Placement Centre yesterday organised workshops in the Department of Social Work and Department of History & Pakistan Studies on effective CV writing and role of students in facing challenges of the future.

Chairman CCPC Dr Abdul Qayyum Chaudhry said that the purpose of organising such workshops was to equip students with the skills to succeed in practical life.

On this occasion, Dr Chaudhry and Career Development Officer Naveed Ahmed Khan shed light on different techniques of effective CV writing.

PhD degree: The PU has awarded PhD degree to Sumaira Mehboob d/o Sultan Mehboob Alam in the subject of Biological Sciences after approval of her thesis entitled “Glycosl Hydrolases from Hyperthermophilic Archaeon Pyrobaculum Calidifontis: Cloning and Characterization”.

Date sheet: Punjab University Examinations Department has issued date sheets of MBBS 1st Professional Part-I & II supplementary examination 2015. Detailed date sheets are also available at PU website www.pu.edu.pk.