Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences with CEO, HibaLife Mr. Faizan Syed

A session of the students of College of Eastern Medicine, Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences with CEO, HibaLife Mr. Faizan Syed was held on Friday, 2nd September 2022 on the 4th floor, DPT building, Ziauddin University, North Nazimabad.
HibaLife draws inspiration from the fact that Eastern Medicine stood the test of time and our professionals have carefully studied to prepare herbal products that strengthen you from within. HibaLife gives the consumers a sense of righteousness; an easier way to offer healing solutions to those who believe in the holistic approach. HibaLife offers an entire range of health and lifestyle products, formulated taking the advantage of extensive research in various disciplines of Eastern Medicine. These products are designed to invigorate the heart and soul. All HerbaLife products are nutritionally designed and made from 100% natural ingredients.
The purpose of this session was to generate awareness, seek collaboration, and offer
consultancy services through the E-health portal.

Mr. Faizan Syed Emphasized on the following two points,
1). Using e-commerce for awareness and promotion of Eastern Medicine as important part of health care system.
2). Establishing a huge platform for effective sale of the Herbal/Natural/Eastern
Medicine products of health, Nutrition, and cosmetic care under supervision of
professionals.
Students asked some relevant questions which were answered very well. He also
invited students to participate as volunteers in various activities at HibaLife.

The Citizen’s Foundation

With the prior approval of the Dean FEMNS, I Dr. Adnan Zaib, the In-charge administration as an alumni of The Citizen Foundation (TCF) a well-known educational institute promoting education in Pakistan, participated in an event on education as a “Hero Speaker” held at TCF School, Kohi Brohi Goth, Malir Karachi on Saturday 29th January 2022.

 

TCF model focuses on providing quality education through purpose-built schools located in the heart of Pakistan’s urban slums and rural communities. The organization ensures that girls make up nearly 50% of overall student strength.  To magnify its impact, improve enrollment and quality of education, TCF have 1,441 school units and 204,000+ students across the country.

 

The session included testimonies of the TCF alumni. The student had different queries regarding my journey towards higher studies being TCF alumni. They also asked about improvement in education in the least privileged areas of Pakistan. During my testimony I shared my experiences relating to education and community services.  I also shared the role of Ziauddin University in the education (primary to university level) and health sector.

SEMINAR: RIGHTS OF DIFFERENTLY ABLED PEOPLE IN REFLECTION OF CONVENTION ON RIGHT OF PERSON WITH DISABILITY (WHO)

This year Ziauddin College of Rehabilitation Sciences celebrated the World Occupational Therapy day with great zeal and enthusiasm. The main goal was to encourage, advocate and spread awareness of Occupational Therapy as a rising profession.

Today, on 3rd November 2021, the occupational therapy department welcomed Sir Syed Mauz Shah, Director Center of Human Rights Department of Law-Legal Consultant-Mediator at Ziauddin University. Sir Syed was invited to address regarding the rights of differently able people in reflection to the convention on rights of person with disability (WHO).

The seminar was highly interactive and enlightening for the participants. Moreover, in his talk the speaker also highlighted the needs of the differently abled individuals, the challenges faced by them as well as the facts and figures regarding various national and international interventions undertaken to cater their needs.

This would definitely enable the professional to gain a better insight regarding the state policy and international comparison to make a best fit environment to promote inclusion.

Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences (FEMNS), Ziauddin University successfully organized a free medical camp that was scheduled on Sunday 7th November, 2021 at Jumani Goth, Gadap town, Karachi.

The free screening camp was attended by the local community in the vicinity
fulfilling the social responsibility and clinical training of students, FEMNS, Ziauddin
University.
The main objective of this activity (free medical camp) was to bring affordable
healthcare and free health information to the community and identify the common health
problems in order to devise ways of addressing them. More than 100 patients were
facilities during the activity.
Additionally, focus was to create awareness on the need for personal hygiene in
prevention of serious disabling diseases which are prevalent in the area due to dust,
lack of adequate water and also encourage the use of available nutritious food products
in the area and discourage drug and substance abuse among the community members.
It was organized with a sacred mission to combat diseases and malnutrition and to
serve the poor unconditionally. Besides providing primary health care, FEMNS ZU
contributed to raising awareness amongst the people informing them about the
necessity of adequate nutritious food, clean drinking water, dangers and risks of
environmental pollution.
The camp was organized with following facilities:

 Registration Desk
 History taking Desk
 Free tests for Diabetes, Blood Pressure Desk
 BMI Testing Desk
 Temperament Evaluation Desk
 Counseling regarding the prevention and promotion of healthy lifestyle
Desk
 Treatment by trained Eastern Medicine Doctors and Specialists
 Free medicines

The following drugs were provided to the patients:

 Anthelmintic
 Anti-malaria
 Antihistamine
 Analgesics
 Antiepileptic
 Eye drops
 Local applications
 Cough Syrups

A VISIT TO SJ Herbal KARACHI

On 16th of April 2021, Student and faculty members of Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural sciences (ZUFEMNS) have been provided an opportunity to visit SJ Herbal surjani town Karachi. SJ Herbal is developing and providing innovative plant based natural medication. The purpose of the visit was to provide awareness to students with the advancement in manufacturing and production of herbal products.

The visit was quite informative for the students; Q.A analyst of SJ Pharma gave brief introduction of the pharma and describes the herbal manufacturing facilities available. Furthermore, it was elaborated that founder of the company was the legendary and visionary in using modern techniques and standard scientific methods in manufacturing herbal products. The company is accredited by DRAP.

Additionally, the operational manager of the company describes the value and scope of herbal medicine worldwide and encouraged students to work for Humanity wholeheartedly. He explained the whole licensing system and ISO certification of herbal pharma industry.

The Students visit and observe the following section in detail.

  1. Raw Herbs Store Room.
  2. Dispensing Booth.
  3. Tablet Production Area.
  4. Compression Area.
  5. Coating Area.
  6. Blistering Area.
  7. Liquid Section
  8. Decoction Area

The visit concluded with note of thanks from Dean and faculty members of ZUFEMNS.

Commencement Day – BS-HND 1st Batch of ZUFEMNS

On February 15, 2021 – College of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences (FEMNS), inducted their 1st batch of BS Human Nutrition and Dietetics (BS-HND) 4-year Bachelors program under the supervision of Dean Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences (FEMNS), Ziauddin University. Students from diverse backgrounds from all over the country came together at ZUFESTM building, North Campus to start their journey of education along with COVID-19 precautions and SOPs advised by National Command and Control Center (NCOC) Government of Pakistan and Registrar office Ziauddin University.

Ziauddin University, College of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences (FEMNS) is following the curriculum of Higher Education Commission (HEC) which was revised in 2016 by National curriculum revision committee (NCRC).

Commencement Day – BEMS 3rd Batch of Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences

On January 19, 2021 Ziauddin College of Eastern Medicine, Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences (FEMNS), inducted their 3nd batch of growing young Eastern Medicine students in 5-years Bachelors program of Eastern Medicine and Surgery (B.E.M.S) under the supervision of Dean Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences (FEMNS), Ziauddin University. Students from diverse backgrounds for all the provinces came together at DPT building North Campus to start their journey of education along with COVID-19 precautions and SOPs advised by National Command and Control Center (NCOC) Government of Pakistan and Registrar office Ziauddin University.

Ziauddin University College of Eastern Medicine, Faculty of Eastern Medicine and Natural Sciences (FEMNS) have been approved by the National Council for Tibb, Ministry of Health, Government of Pakistan since 11th September 2019 to bestow Eastern Medicine knowledge.

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