Allama Iqbal Medical College

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Allama Iqbal Medical College
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Motto Dignity in Service
Established May 2, 1975 (1975-05-02)
Type public
President Prof Dr Mahmood Shaukat
Academic staff 130
Students 2,000
Undergraduates 1,750
Postgraduates 250
Location Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Campus 105 acres (0.42 km2)
Colours Navy      and white     
Affiliations CPSP, PMDC, PNC, UHS
Website Official website

Allama Iqbal Medical College (Urdu:علامہ اقبال میڈیکل کالج لاہور), established in 1975, is a public school of medicine, nursing and allied health sciences located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. Jinnah hospital is attached to the college as a teaching hospital.

History[edit]

It was formerly called Lahore Medical College, and was first affiliated to the University of the Punjab, Lahore but as of 2003 it became officially affiliated with University of Health Sciences.

Campus[edit]

The campus includes buildings for administration,departments of basic and clinical sciences and a mosque. It also has hostels for students, a small market and gymnasia.

Research[edit]

Students of Allama Iqbal Medical College worked under three recognized departments of college, named Biochemistry, Pathology and Medicine in Research fields. College has just announced its tri-monthly journal of research called AIJE.[1]

Recognition and affiliations[edit]

The college is recognized by the following organizations.

Others affiliations include International Network for Cancer Treatment and Research,[9] School Of Allied Health Sciences[10] and SEPLAA Foundation.[11]

Student life[edit]

Student unions[edit]

Auditorium entrance of Allama Iqbal Medical College Lahore

Currently no student union is allowed in the college but societies and clubs are allowed. However the very first students union elections were held in 1979 during martial law times.

Publications[edit]

  • Allama Iqbal Medical College has its annual college magazine, Shaheen, maintained by students. Current President for Shaheen Magazine is Prof. Dr. Arif Tajammul, Vice President is Prof. Dr. Mehmood Nasir Malik and Editor in Chief for 2011 is Muhammad Faizan Ali.[12]

Alumni[edit]

  • Allama Iqbal Medical College Alumni Association of North America[13]
  • Iqbalians Alumni[14]

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Coordinates: 31°29′01″N 74°17′47″E / 31.48363°N 74.29640°E / 31.48363; 74.29640