A meeting of syndicate of Fatima Jinnah Medical University (FJMU) held here on Wednesday with Provincial Minister Specialized Healthcare & Medical Education Khawaja Salman Rafique in the chair.
The meeting discussed different matters in detail including recruitment on different vacant vacancies in the university, constitution of IT department, regularization of contract employees and time-scale promotion of Grade IV employees.
The meeting gave approval in principle for upgradation of neurosurgery, nephrology and urology departments and creation of new posts of professors, associate professors and other doctors.
The Minister directed that case be forwarded to the Finance Department for approval of said vacancies. The meeting also approved establishment of surgical and medical ICU in Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.
The meeting disposed of other matters including outsourcing of security of university and the hospital, bulk purchase of medicines, administrative and financial matters pertaining to Govt Shahdara Teaching Hospital and Govt Mozang Hospital.