LAHORE  - President College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan Prof Zafar Ullah Chaudhry has given credit of prestigious Socrates Award for the institution to its fellows.

Addressing a press conference here at CPSP Regional centre on Monday, he said that recognition of CPSP as best medical institution was due to efforts of its fellows performing duties in Pakistan and abroad.

On the decision of Socrates Committee, European Business Assembly has given Socrates Award to Prof Zafar Ullah Chaudhry at a graceful ceremony recently held in Oxford, UK. Eminent scientists, academicians and medical educationists from 56 countries participated in the ceremony.

Prof Zafar Ullah Chaudhry said that award was a great honour not only for the institution and its fellow but also for the entire nation.

Prof Khalid Masood Gondal said that this happened because of coordinated and structured training, examination system and unique video conference facility. He said through E-log monitoring system supervisors were assessing the performance of their trainees. This system is useful for improving interaction between trainers and trainees.