News Archive - Nov 2019

Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar

On 29th October, 2019, a Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar in collaboration with Shaukat Khanum Cancer Memorial Hospital (SKMCH) was conducted by Women Institute for Leadership and Learning (WILL) (from 12:00 am to 02:00 pm) at Seminar Hall Student Service Centre, Lahore College for Women University Lahore.  The Session was formally started with recitation of Holy Quran. Dr. Umm e Kalsoom Consultant Medical Oncologist, SKCMH delivered her presentation about the factors, treatment and consequences of Breast Cancer. Dr. Afifa Ashraf, Medical Officer SKCMH expressed her views regarding the significance of Breast Cancer campaign. Ms. Maya Ali Film/ Drama Actress, as a brand ambassador expressed her views and motivated students to spread message of breast cancer awareness among all females around them. Faculty and students from different departments of LCWU also attended the event. There was a question and answer session in the end of the event, which was quite informative and helped the students regarding resolving their quires. At the end of event Prof. Dr. Talat Sohail, Director, Women Institute of Leadership and Learning delivered her closing remarks. She expressed her gratitude to the event guests, brand ambassador, SKMCH team, organizers, heads of departments and the staff and students of Gender and Development Studies for making the event successful.