Karachi: Department of Microbiology University of Karachi and Pakistan Society for Microbiology are jointly organizing a Grand Dinner in honour of Karachi University Microbiology Alumni on Friday, December 28, 2012.
The Department of Microbiology which was established in 1957 has trained more than 5000 students in various fields of microbiology, who are currently holding important positions in various public and private institutions in Pakistan and abroad in the area of Healthcare, Food , Diagnostics , Pharmaceutical , Agriculture and Livestock Industry , various R&D and academic institutions.
During this event a special interactive seminar on “Opportunities and Challenges for Microbiologists : In Academia, Food, Pharma, Healthcare and other Industries” will be held in the department in which Alumni , senior Microbiologists and Chief Executives of relevant industries will share their experiences and success stories for the benefit of participants.
Large number of Alumni from USA, UAE, Canada, Saudi Arabia and other countries who are currently visiting Pakistan will be attending this Alumni Convention along with other alumni of 1959 First Batch to 2012 Batch including Prof. Dr. Khalil Chishti, Prof. Dr. Anita Ghulam Ali, Prof. Dr. Essa and others.
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Qaiser, Vice Chancellor University of Karachi who will be the Chief Guest on this Occasion will welcome the Microbiology Alumni along with the current faculty members .