PAKISTAN’S TOP MEDICAL INSTITUTION CONFERS HONORARY DEGREES ON CHINESE DOCTORS

Pakistan's premier postgraduate medical institution, on Saturday, conferred the country's top honorary degree, upon four Chinese doctors, for the first time here, to recognise their services as medics.

President of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP), Zafar Ullah Chaudhry, awarded the fellowship to the Chinese doctors, during the institution's 52nd convocation, held in Pakistan's city of Lahore. The convocation was arranged to award the degrees of the Membership of the College of Physicians and Surgeons (MCPS) and the country's top medical degree of Fellowship of the College of Physicians and Surgeons (FCPS), to the eligible doctors.

The Chinese doctors, who received the honorary degree of the FCPS included Wen Deliang, president of China Medical University, Niu Jun, the chief surgeon of Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, Sun Zuocheng, head of surgery department of Weifang People's Hospital, and Wu Yongjian, director of the cardiology department of Fuwai Hospital, Beijing.

President of the CPSP said that, they gave the honorary degrees to the Chinese doctors, as the first step to start cooperation and collaboration between China and Pakistan. "We want collaboration in every field. We are working out to know how we can make an effective collaboration under the Belt and Road Initiative," he said.

"China is advanced in several fields and we can learn from them, while in some areas, Pakistan is in a better position, so we can share our expertise and experiences with them," he said.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK