ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has been awarded the membership of AMEEMR, the regional organisation of the World Federation of Medical Education (WFME), says a press release. This landmark achievement of the Pakistan been appreciated by medical profession in Pakistan and the world medical regulatory bodies. The PMDC has been striving hard to pursue the course of excellence in the field of medical education, which the world has started acknowledging in the recent past. Earlier last year, the United States of America had declared that the standards and processes used to accredit medical schools in Pakistan by the PM&DC as comparable to those used to accredit medical schools in the United States. Dr Nadeem Akbar said: The doctors from around the country had been anxiously waiting for this break through and were very keen for the PM&DC membership with the AMEEMR. It was extremely important for employment prospects of Pakistani doctors abroad.