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Milestones in the history of Al-Shifa

 

1984
Idea is conceived
1985
23rd March, Al-Shifa Trust is established

20th June, First Meeting of the Trust, chaired by Gen. Zia-ul-Haq

1986
13th Aug, Construction of Eye Hospital at Rawalpindi starts
1991
28th April, Inauguration of ASEH, Rawalpindi by President Ghulam Ishaq Khan
1992
Low-Cost Eye Drop Production Unit starts working
1993
Low-Cost Spectacle Production Unit starts working

Low-Vision Services start at Al-Shifa for the first time in Pakistan

Pakistan Institute of Ophthalmology starts training courses

1994
Al-Shifa Trust declared as WHO Collaborating Centre

1997
25th Sept, Pakistan Institute of Ophthalmology Building inaugurated by President Laghari

1998
January, Construction of Eye Hospital at Sukkur starts

2000
30th June, Inauguration of ASEH, Sukkur by Chief Executive, Gen. Pervaiz Musharraf

2003
23rd March, Ground breaking of Al-Shifa Kohat

2005
23rd December, Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital Kohat starts functioning

2006
18th March, Partnership Award by WHO

26th April, National Academy of Paramedics inaugurated by Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz

30th June, MoU of Quetta Hospital Signed with Govt of Baluchistan

2007
22nd May, Certified by Pakistan Center for Philanthropy

10th Nov, MoU of Muzaffarabad Hospital Signed with Govt of AJK

7th Dec, Ophthalmological Society of Pakistan Awards Gold Medal

2008
March, Foundation laying of Pakistan Institute of Ophthalmology Sukkur

March, Al-Shifa Journal of Ophthalmology approved by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council

17th April, Ground Breaking of Muzaffarabad Eye Hospital by AJK Prime Minister

18th Nov, Al-Shifa gets AGFUND international award

2009
26th April, Al-Shifa Light House inaugurated

2011
March, Two senior doctors of Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital won awards at Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress held in Sydney (Australia) from 20-25 March 2011

June, Teleophthalmology Project which Al-Shifa Trust launched in collaboration with Governments of Italy and Pakistan (PIDSA Project)