Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences

Celebrating the Inaugural Cohort of the Medical Enrichment Program

Shalamar Medical & Dental College (SMDC) and the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) are thrilled to announce the successful completion of their first-ever cohort of Medical Enrichment Program.

This intensive one-year program, launched in Spring 2023 allows SMDC MBBS students to study for one year at LUMS. The program is designed to elevate the quality of medical education in the country. The inaugural cohort completed this program with the generous support of the Shahid Hussain Foundation.

The inaugural cohort of students, including Ali Asim, Zuha Bilal, Aalian Ubaid, and Muhammad Anas, received their certificates and transcripts at a special ceremony. Dignitaries from both institutions, including Dr. Walther (Dean of SBASSE) and Prof. M. Zahid (Principal of SMDC), presented the certificates, signifying the strong collaboration and shared vision for advancing medical education.

Dr. Muhammad Tariq Professor at the Department of Biology spoke about the students’ achievements and the program’s potential for future development. Students also shared their experiences and valuable insights through a feedback session.

The ceremony culminated in a heartwarming recognition of the students’ dedication and the program’s success.  Both institutions pledged their continued commitment to excellence in medical education, ensuring a bright future for the program and its graduates.