March 28, 2021
The Indus Hospital and Health Network (IHHN), in affiliation with the National University of Medical Sciences (NUMS), has launched a two-year Associate Degree in Blood Transfusion Medicine (AD-BTM) in Pakistan. The degree will be taught at four campuses in Karachi, Jamshoro, Multan, and Bahawalpur.
With this program, IHHN and NUMS bring home a quality program that matches international standards through a technology-enhanced, inclusive, and stimulating curriculum. This will promote holistic blood transfusion services and lay down a strong foundation that ensures a bright future for Pakistani students dreaming of making their future in Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine.
Dr. Abdul Bari Khan, Chief Executive Officer, IHHN, pronounced AD-BTM as a small yet need-oriented, well-thought step towards producing Blood Bank Technologists and Researchers driven by the duty of care and being globally competitive.
IHHN and NUMS are ready to produce well-equipped AD-BTM graduates prepared to enter the healthcare system that continuously requires skilled patient care and blood bank technologists and researchers.