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Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


LNMC Invites Application for

Admissions of Overseas Applicants MBBS 2018 - 19


Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Professional Development Program
Saturday, 15th December, 2018


For information & registration:
Contact: Ms Faiza Ambreen
021-34412290
Email: faiza.ambreen@lnh.edu.pk



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


American Heart Association Certified Courses
on Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support


For Registration contact RSDC office:
021-34412437, 021-34412697
Email: arsalan.raza@lnh.edu.pk



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Admissions open for Medical Technologist

For information and queries contact:
021-34412022, 2005



Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


8th Canadian Clinical Research Certificate Course

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Liaquat National Hospital And Medical College


Department of Health Care Education


Professional Development Program
November - December 2018

Click here for Registration Form


For further information & Registration:

Ms. Faiza Ambreen
faiza.ambreen@lnh.edu.pk




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Liaquat National Hospital

Liaquat National Medical College







Department of Histopathology
INTRODUCTION

Department of Histopathology is considered the back bone of any laboratory, as it deals with most crucial aspect of diagnosis i.e. tissue diagnosis. This section of laboratory not only requires good technical equipment but more importantly, experienced and qualified faculty. The Department of Histopathology and Cytology at Liaquat National Hospital fulfills both these criteria, for it not only has state of the art technical equipments, but also has qualified and highly experienced faculty and technical staff.

The equipment includes advanced automatic Tissue Processors, Embedding Centre, Semiautomatic Microtomes, Cytospin, Cryotome, Immunostaining centre, Immuno-flourescence microscope, and multiple single as well as double headed microscopes. Microscopes with digital camera and video camera are also available for clinical meetings and presentations.

The unit processes approximately 9000 biopsies and 4000 cytology samples per year.

SERVICES

Tests Services provided:
In addition to routine histopathology and cytology, special tests offered are

- Routine histopathology
- Routine cytology
- Fine needle aspiration cytology with procedure.
- Skin Punch Biopsy with procedure.
- Frozen Sections.
- Immuno-histochemistry with envision system and Dako antibodies
- Estrogen and Progesterone Receptors.
- Tumor Markers.
- Immunoflourescent studies on Renal and Skin biopsies.


Each batch of test is preceded by controls for Quality Assurance.
URGENT REPORTS are also provided on the request of the clinicians.
 
ISO Certified:
The department is ISO – 9001 – 2000 certified and has also completed its
three surveillance audits successfully.

External Quality Assurance by College of American Pathologists (CAP):
Department takes part in Quality Assurance and Continued Medical Education (CME) programs by CAP. The overall score achieved by Department is between 98 – 100%.

 

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ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

Department offers fully recognized CPSP training program in Histopathology, with friendly and congenial environment. It has produced three FCPS in histopathology all clearing their examinations in their first attempts. Currently six residents are under training.

Regular journal clubs and teaching session on double headed microscopes are arranged for post graduate trainees.

The difficult and problematic surgical and oncology cases are discussed in Tumor board meetings, held weekly with clinicians and oncologists. In addition separate departmental meetings are held regularly to discuss interesting and unusual cases.

Departmental Faculty is also fully involved in teaching pathology to medical students of Liaquat National Medical College.

FACULTY
Sr.# Name Designation Qualification
1. Dr. Naveen Faridi
Consultant FCPS
  E-Mail: naveen.faridi@lnh.edu.pk
       
2. Dr. Amna Khurshid Consultant FCPS
       
3. Dr. Shafaq Ghazanfar Registrar MBBS


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