A health awareness and funding raising conference was conducted at U.B.L Cantt Branch Rawalpindi on the 11th of December 2009 by Dr Syed Muslim Abbas under the supervision and guidance of Dr Ali Yawar Alam, Associate Professor Community Health Sciences SCM. There was active participation of the U.B.L Staff in this noble event. The aim was to involve and educate the corporate section of the society reagarding cancer and to raise valuable funds for the needy cancer patients. Interactive Discussion was carried out by Dr Ali Yawar Alam and Dr Muslim Abbas to the young officers and senior staff of U.B.L.
Special emphasis was laid on the possible Prevetive measures and early signs and symptoms of cancer.
After the Session a question/answer session was held in which important information was exchanged.In the end membership forms were distributed among the staff and valuable funds were collected forthe needy cancer patients. The Regional Cheif Syeda Sanjeela and Vice President Syed Shafqat Ali were convinced by this health awareness and fundraising pragram conducted in their illustrious organisation and insisted for further health awareness lectures in the near future.