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Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Advanced Course for FCPS II and MRCP Candidates

 

Date : 24th - 29th April, 2017

Time: 08:00am - 02:00pm


Venue : Lecture Hall "A", Convention Centre, LNH

Organized by: Department of Internal Medicine

For Further information and Registartion, Please Contact:
Ms. Faiza Rehman: 02134412447
Email: faiza.rehman@lnh.edu.pk



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Workshop on Difficult Airway

 

Date : Sunday, 16th April, 2017

Time: 10:00am - 01:00pm


Venue : Lecture Hall "A", Convention Centre, LNH

Organized by: Department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Management

For Further information and Registartion, Please Contact:
Mr. Arif: 021-34412548 (9:00am - 4:00pm)



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Advanced Airway Management (AAM):

Date : 15th February 2017 (Wednesday)
Last date of registration : 12th February 2017


Basic Life Support (BLS):

Date : 06th, 13th, 20th, February 2017 (Monday)
Last date of registration : Before 3 days of class conduct


Interpretation of ECG:

Date : 22nd February 2017 (Wednesday)
Last date of registration : 20th February 2017


Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS):

Date : 27th, 28th February 2017 (Monday and Tuesday)
Last date of registration : 24th February 2017


Organized by: Research and Skills Development Centre


For further information and registration fee, Please contact:
0213-4412437
E-mail : arsalan.raza@lnh.edu.pk




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Liaquat National Hospital

Liaquat National Medical College







Department of Histopathology
INTRODUCTION

Department of Histopathology is considered the back bone of any laboratory, as it deals with most crucial aspect of diagnosis i.e. tissue diagnosis. This section of laboratory not only requires good technical equipment but more importantly, experienced and qualified faculty. The Department of Histopathology and Cytology at Liaquat National Hospital fulfills both these criteria, for it not only has state of the art technical equipments, but also has qualified and highly experienced faculty and technical staff.

The equipment includes advanced automatic Tissue Processors, Embedding Centre, Semiautomatic Microtomes, Cytospin, Cryotome, Immunostaining centre, Immuno-flourescence microscope, and multiple single as well as double headed microscopes. Microscopes with digital camera and video camera are also available for clinical meetings and presentations.

The unit processes approximately 9000 biopsies and 4000 cytology samples per year.

SERVICES

Tests Services provided:
In addition to routine histopathology and cytology, special tests offered are

- Routine histopathology
- Routine cytology
- Fine needle aspiration cytology with procedure.
- Skin Punch Biopsy with procedure.
- Frozen Sections.
- Immuno-histochemistry with envision system and Dako antibodies
- Estrogen and Progesterone Receptors.
- Tumor Markers.
- Immunoflourescent studies on Renal and Skin biopsies.


Each batch of test is preceded by controls for Quality Assurance.
URGENT REPORTS are also provided on the request of the clinicians.
 
ISO Certified:
The department is ISO – 9001 – 2000 certified and has also completed its
three surveillance audits successfully.

External Quality Assurance by College of American Pathologists (CAP):
Department takes part in Quality Assurance and Continued Medical Education (CME) programs by CAP. The overall score achieved by Department is between 98 – 100%.

 

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ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

Department offers fully recognized CPSP training program in Histopathology, with friendly and congenial environment. It has produced three FCPS in histopathology all clearing their examinations in their first attempts. Currently six residents are under training.

Regular journal clubs and teaching session on double headed microscopes are arranged for post graduate trainees.

The difficult and problematic surgical and oncology cases are discussed in Tumor board meetings, held weekly with clinicians and oncologists. In addition separate departmental meetings are held regularly to discuss interesting and unusual cases.

Departmental Faculty is also fully involved in teaching pathology to medical students of Liaquat National Medical College.

FACULTY
Sr.# Name Designation Qualification
1. Dr. Naveen Faridi
Consultant FCPS
  E-Mail: naveen.faridi@lnh.edu.pk
       
2. Dr. Amna Khurshid Consultant FCPS
       
3. Dr. Shafaq Ghazanfar Registrar MBBS


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