December 20, 2020
The University of Lahore
The webinar was organized by the VFAHT- University of Lahore Local Council to highlight the effects of the second wave of COVID-19 in Pakistan.
The topics include:
The moderators started the webinar with the introduction of all speakers and their topics. It was an interactive session. The first topic ‘Current Statistics of COVID19’ was covered by Prof. Dr. Ahmad Uzair Qureshi. He also mentioned the intensity of the second wave. He called for precautionary measures and urged the audience to follow SOPs.
Prof. Dr. Somia Iqtadar spoke about the current administration of COVID-19 and stressed on wearing masks and maintaining distance. She further clarified that symptoms like cough and flu should not be ignored, it may be influenza but precaution is required.
Prof. Dr. Mulazim Hussain Bukhari shared his expertise on the process of vaccine development. He tried to dispel the myths surrounding vaccination. Questions from the audience were answered at the end of the session.
Prof. Dr. Ahmad Uzair Qureshi
Designation: Associate Professor of Surgery (SIMS)
Prof. Dr. Somia Iqtadar
Designation: Associate Professor of Medicine, KEMU, Member TWG and CEAG, Government of Punjab.
Prof. Dr. Mulazim Hussain Bukhari
Designation: HOD Pathology Director Postgraduate Medical Education, Azra Naheed Medical College Superior University Lahore