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The first comprehensive assessment of reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health and survival in Afghanistan over the last decade published in the Lancet Global Health. It’s part of the Countdown to 2015 initiative and represents a collaborative effort of several institutions, including AKU.
May 17, 2016
​Speakers highlighted the threats posed by global health crises and the role of nurses and midwives in keeping Pakistan’s health system resilient in the face of new risks at a symposium to commemorate International Nurses and Midwives Day at AKU.
May 13, 2016
​Decades of neglect and chronic underinvestment have had serious detrimental effects on the health and wellbeing of adolescents aged 10–24 years, according to a major new Lancet Commission on adolescent health and wellbeing. Authors include AKU's Professor Bhutta.
May 10, 2016
​Aga Khan University introduces real-time monitoring of vaccination in collaboration with Expanded Programme on Immunization, Sindh​
May 9, 2016

​The findings of the two-month long study ‘Knowledge and misconceptions of asthma in local population’ were discussed at a public awareness session on World Asthma Day, May 3, at the Aga Khan University.

May 3, 2016
​Aga Khan University, Kenya’s Ministry of Health and a group of partners launched the Kenya Countdown to 2015 Country Case Study, one of the most detailed analyses to date of Kenya’s progress in reducing maternal and child deaths.
April 28, 2016
​The Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi announced that it will work with the Government of Uganda to provide as many as 400 cancer patients with free treatment in response to the breakdown of Uganda’s only radiotherapy machine.
April 19, 2016
​​The Aga Khan University Hospital has become the first to introduce new extraordinarily advanced brain surgery technology to Pakistan – and the only hospital outside North America with this equipment.
April 11, 2016
​The Aga Khan University inaugurated its Mother and Child Health Research and Training Centre in Matiari to expand its research capacity on mother and child health issues in support of national health policy as well as to strengthen the capacity of local healthcare practitioners.
April 1, 2016
​The Aga Khan University opens the new home of its School of Nursing and Midwifery in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, with support from German Development Cooperation & East African Community.
March 31, 2016




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