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Motivational Song – Pakistan Immunization Program

As per the directives of Dr. Muhammad Ahmad Kazi, Director General Health, Ministry of National Health Services Regulations & Coordination & Director General, Federal Directorate of Immunization, a Motivational Song was launched in order to reach out to parents/care providers all across Pakistan to create awareness of Immunization against the 12 Vaccine-Preventable Diseases. The Song also salutes the management of all provincial/area Expanded Programmes on Immunization while a special tribute to the Real heroes, THE FRONT LINE HEALTH CARE WORKERS.

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World Immunization Week 2023

World Immunization Week, celebrated in the last week of April,

aims to highlight the collective action needed to promote the use

of vaccines to protect people against diseases.

News Articles

1. DAILY BALOCHISTAN EXPRESS:

2. THE EXPRESS TRIBUNE

https://tribune.com.pk/story/2413516/govt-initiates-vaccination-awareness-drive

3. DAWN

https://www.dawn.com/news/1749102/parents-urged-to-vaccinate-children-against-12-diseases

Message from Dignitaries

1. Message (Urdu) from H.E Federal Health Minister regarding World Immunization Week 2023

2. Message (English) from H.E Federal Health Minister regarding World Immunization Week 2023

3. Message from Director General, Federal Directorate of Immunization

4. Message from health dignitaries on WIW 2023

Activities

1. DHO Islamabad Office in association with the Federal Directorate of Immunization, The Expanded Programme on Immunization – Pakistan, Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination Islamabad organized an event to celebrate the success of EPI Front Line Workers.

2. Under the banner of World Immunization Week 2023, a Ride and Run Event was organized by the DHO Office Islamabad and UNICEF Pakistan in association with Federal Directorate of Immunization, The Expanded Programme on Immunization – Pakistan, Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination.

The event led by Dr. Zaeem Zia, DHO Islamabad was participated by Dr. Muhammad Ahmad Kazi, DG, FDI, Mr. Abdullah Fadil, Country Rep UNICEF Pakistan, DC Islamabad, ADC East, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce, Reps from UNICEF Pakistan, World Health Organization- Pakistan, Civil Society Organizations, Cycling and Running Associations and all other walks of life.

Testimonial Videos

Syed Murad Ali Shah, Chief Minister Sindh

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Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho, Minister for Health & PWD Sindh

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Dr. Jamal Nasir, Minister for Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department, Punjab.

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Prof. Dr. Abid Jameel, Advisor to Chief Minister for health, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

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Mr. Mirza Nasir Ud Din Mashhood Ahmad, Special Secretary Health, MoNHSR&C.

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Mr. Kamran Rehman Khan, Additional Secretary, MoNHSR&C.

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Dr. Rana Muhammad Safdar, Advisor on Disease Prevention and Control.

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Dr. Palitha Mahipala, WHO Representative in Pakistan

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Dr. Shahzad Baig, Coordinator NEOC.

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Dr. Ibrahim Yalahow, EPI Team Lead, World Health Organization- Pakistan

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Dr. Jaohar Khan, Health Specialist, UNICEF Pakistan

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Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Director Health Services (EPI), Punjab

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Dr. Salma Kundi, President, Pakistan Medical Association

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Dr. Khalid Shafi, Secretary General (PPA and Chair NITAG)

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Dr. Saima Khurshid Zubair, Chapters Coordinator, Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Pakistan (SOGP)

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Professor Ejaz A. Khan, Head of Pakistan Paediatric Association (Islamabad)

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Tribute to vaccinators, Expanded Programme on Immunization

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Ms. Bushra Ansari, TV Actress

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Dr. Saima Khurshid Zubair, Awareness program on PTV

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Research Work on gender and Social Determinants of Health by Dr. Muhammad Akram Shah, Director General, FDI, Dr. Soofia Yunus, DNPM, FDI and Dr. Khawaja Aftab and others

Research Work on Gender and Social Determinants of Health by Dr. Muhammad Akram Shah, Director General, FDI, Dr.  Soofia Yunus, DNPM, FDI, Dr. Khawaja Aftab and others (Click on the link to read the complete Article)

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