KARACHI - CBM Society of Health Managers (CSHM) and Institute of Business Management (IoBM) have organised Annual Health and Business Psychology Conference (Health PsyCon) followed by a two-day Health Assessment Camp titled: “My health matters” at the campus of Institute, says an announcement of IoBM Public Affairs Section.
Speaking on his visit to the Health Camp, Sindh’s Minister for Youth Affairs Syed Faisal Ali Sabzwari appreciated the efforts of IoBM Health and Hospital Management students for planning and organising such an exemplary and purposeful event.
This Health Camp focused on delivery of awareness and consultation to the youth and executives, upon multiple aspects of their health related issues, through a mixture of fun and activity, he said and added that this also aims to provide recruitment and selection opportunities of the shining health managers to the corporate world.
It was well attended by guests, CEOs, directors, managers, doctors and health care professionals from hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, NGOs, private and the public sector.
A large number of regular and weekend students, regular and visiting faculty and administrative staff of IoBM attended the camp for information and for health assessment. The stall genre of this camp comprised CNS, health care consumer products, fitness, dermatology, female health, dental, ophthalmology, musculoskeletal, liver health, screening, blood screening, hospital care, oncology etc. What made this health camp different was that it was harmonious blend of both medical assessment at these facilities and medical advice or counseling in a congenial manner.
Health PsyCon, which was organised at the Management Excellence Centre of the Institute, was attended by health and hospital management students and faculty, participated by academicians, doctors, psychologists, health managers and addressed by Hashim Raza Zaidi, Secretary Health of Government of Sindh.
He said that the Health Department of Sindh was actively pursuing as many as 17 projects for which we need refresher programmes for doctors and training in management and look forward to the support of IoBM in this regard.
Talib Karim, Rector IoBM, while briefing about the Institute said that IoBM would extend full support and cooperation as regards training of its doctors and management.