World No Tobacco Day” Celebrations at Chaudhry Muhammad Akram Dental Hospital (CMADH)
World No Tobacco Day was celebrated at Chaudhry Muhammad Akram Dental Hospital today on 31st May 2017. The Health awareness session was very informative with a number of presentations by the learned faculty highlighting the hazards of consuming tobacco in any form esp. cigarette smoking as that is the most easily available form of tobacco consumed, WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), secondhand smoke, 5A’s for smoking cessation, role of a dentist in tobacco cessation, impact of smoking on general health & oral cancer. The highlight of the session was the PLEDGE TO QUIT signed by the audience.
We are very thankful to the Honorable Chairman Prof Chaudhry Abdul Rehman & Pro-Rector Dr Sumaira Rehman for appreciating the initiative & for Director General Mr Peerzada Samiullah for gracing the function with his presence as Chief Guest. We are also thankful to all the Faculty of Superior University for being together with us on one platform in condemning the use of all forms of tobacco in making Superior University Tobacco Free and Pakistan economically superior.
January 3, 2019