On 17th February, 2018, World Orthotics and Prosthetics day was celebrated by School of Orthotics and Prosthetics, GC University Faisalabad. We would like to thank GC University for inviting Dr.Khalid Khan Niazi (President, Hope Rehabilitation Society).
Purpose of this gathering was to bring awareness of Orthotics and Prosthetics field. A walk led by Professor Dr. Abid Rashid (Director Medical Sciences) and various staff members brought awareness to general public about discipline of Orthotics and Prosthetics. During the event, Dr. Khalid Niazi gave a presentation on modern upper limb Prosthetics including state of the art Myo-Electric and Be-Bionic technology. Presentation was very well attended. Students showed great interest in modern technology during Q&A session. Dr. Niazi also offered training and internship opportunities for the students of GC University. Dr. Abid Rashid mentioned that MOU will be signed very soon. Concluding session of the seminar was addressed by honourable Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali (Vice Chancellor) who in his speech emphasized on adoption of the latest robotic technology and its application in the medical field. Seminar was attended by:
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali (Vice Chancellor, GC University, Faisalabad), Prof. Dr. Abid Rashid (Director Medical Sciences, GC University, Faisalabad), Dr.Khalid Niaz Niazi (President, Hope Rehabilitation Society), Mr. Asif Siddique (Orthotist Prosthetist, Faisalabad).