Dr Shershah Syed

HEALTH: CANCER CARE AND POLICIES

HEALTH: CANCER CARE AND POLICIES

To win the battle against cancer, it is imperative that we understand the enemy and develop policies accordingly

Published Jan 05, 2020 07:40am
HEALTH: NEW PMDC — OLD CHALLENGES

HEALTH: NEW PMDC — OLD CHALLENGES

The newly created council of the PMDC has a delicate task ahead to standardise medical education in the country

Published Jul 21, 2019 05:53am
HEALTH: NURSING PIPE DREAMS

HEALTH: NURSING PIPE DREAMS

The president’s initiative to create a nursing university seems divorced from the reality on the ground and what needs

Published Apr 14, 2019 07:08am
HEALTH: THE LURE OF QUACKS

HEALTH: THE LURE OF QUACKS

Quackery is deep-rooted in our society and cannot be eliminated unless the public is educated and a proper healthcare

Updated Nov 05, 2018 12:28pm
HEALTHCARE: A STATE OF EMERGENCY

HEALTHCARE: A STATE OF EMERGENCY

An expert highlights an agenda for the new government to tackle the abysmal health sector at the grassroots level

Published Sep 02, 2018 06:58am
COMMENT: WHITE COAT CORRUPTION

COMMENT: WHITE COAT CORRUPTION

With provincial governments abdicating their responsibility to deliver healthcare, the system has been rigged to the

Published May 06, 2018 07:05am
A paralysis of vision

A paralysis of vision

State-of-the-art hospitals and thousands of doctors are not enough to run a healthcare system.

Published Feb 12, 2017 07:22am
Health: Frozen in time

Health: Frozen in time

A year before Partition, the British proposed radical changes to the healthcare system to deliver universal healthcare;

Published Jun 12, 2016 07:06am
Medical education: Dangerous doctors

Medical education: Dangerous doctors

Plans to set up a new medical university, raises the question of improving poor standards in the existing ones

Published Dec 06, 2015 06:33am