Access to Pharmacists is Access to Health  

As designated by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) Council 25th September marks the annual World Pharmacists Day. Pharmacy is the health profession that links the health sciences with the basic sciences, committed to ensuring the safe and effective use of medication. Historically from medication, compounding and dispensing, the role of pharmacists globally has transformed over […]

Demographic Demons of Pakistan

The Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey (PDHS) is part of the world wide Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), which are conducted in over 90 countries since the past thirty years. The DHS is undertaken with the objective to provide reliable estimates of fertility, family planning, maternal and child health, nutritional status, women empowerment, domestic violence […]

Catalyzing change through partnerships

With the rapidly evolving global context, challenges facing public health such as accessibility, high cost of healthcare and delayed responsiveness of the healthcare systems are arguably systematic and governance related. This neither can be addressed by a single skill set, nor is it the responsibility of a single profession. Solutions would emerge from interdisciplinary collaboration […]