IgG anti-nucleocapsid antibodies reduced the risk of re-infection for a period of 6 months, says a research conducted by the PMC and PIPH joint team of researchers.


PIPH & PMC faculty’s Research Published in "Therapeutic Advances in Vaccines and Immunotherapy".

Identifying higher risk subgroups of health care workers for priority vaccination against COVID-19


PIPH & PMC faculty’s Research Published in International Journal of GYNECOLOGY & OBSTETRICS.

Knowledge of danger signs and BPCR at community level can significantly reduce pregnancy related complications.


Project review meeting of Naunehal Pilot Project.

Prof. ZA Bhutta, Director Research of the Center for Global Child Health, SickKids, Canada leading the project review meeting of Naunehal Pilot Project.


General body meeting of PAFEC KP Chapter held at PMC


PIPH faculty’s research on hand washing behavior change published in Oxford Journal of Public Health


PIPH faculty's article published in WHO EMRO's East Mediterranean Health Journal

Prime Foundation & AKU's collaborative research project published in Lancet - Global Health

Study was regarding community engagement for immunization.


Emergency & Disaster Management workshop in collaboration with Rescue 1122 and PDMA

Participants were trained by specialists from Rescue 1122 and Provincial Disaster Management Authority


4th March, 2015 Every year on March 24th the World TB day is commemorated globally. Unfortunately, even in this modern day, TB remains a major threat to human health, especially in Pakistan. A seminar was held to build awareness among students at Prime Institute of Public Health in collaboration with Community Health Science department of Peshawar Medical College and Provincial Tuberculosis Control Program KPK, on 4th March 2015.

Prof. Muhammad Aman Khan (Head of CHS department PMC) delivered the opening notes. “Pakistan is currently 5th in the list of countries when we talk about the no of TB cases” he said. During his address he also added that the major portion of people affected from Tuberculosis belong to the age group of 15 to 50. Lastly he shed some light on how we could create awareness regarding TB among general public through concentrated community efforts.

The keynote speaker Dr. Maqsood Ali Khan, the Provincial Project Manager for (The Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria) TB Control Program Khyber Pakhtunkhwa also added his inputs. The shared a detailed presentation on What TB is, its history and the present day Global TB facts and figures. “According to the latest research and findings, 1/3rd of the World’s Population is infected by TB and approximately 9 million people fell ill with TB in 2013” he said. He also discussed some of the major symptoms, myths, and diagnosis of Tuberculosis. Talking about the treatment he emphasized on following the DOTS strategy, commitment at all levels, regular supply of drugs as well as systematic recording and reporting. He further said “Our mission is to make Khyber Pakhtunkhwa TB free and to reduce TB prevalence and death rate by 50% by 2025”

Later on a few of the students from Peshawar Medical College also contributed to the seminar’s agenda. Mr. Asfandyar delivered a PowerPoint presentation on the overview while Miss Sonia shared a real life case study on the symptoms, diagnose and cure of Tuberculosis.