College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

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College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan
College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistanlogo.png
Motto Excellence in Higher Medical Education
Established May 1962
Type Postgraduate in Medical Sciences
President Prof. Zafar Ullah Chaudhry
Postgraduates FCPS, MCPS
Location , Pakistan
Campus 12th Central Street,Phase-2, Defence Housing Authority, Karachi-75500, Pakistan
Nickname CPSP
Website http://www.cpsp.edu.pk/

College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan (abbreviated as CPSP) is an autonomous institution offering certification following postgraduate training in specialties of Medicine, Surgery & Dentistry. It is also the only examination body in Pakistan awarding degrees of FCPS, DCPS, MCPS.[1][2][3][4][5]

The College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan was incorporated through Ordinance of 1962 issued on 19 May 1962.

About CPSP[edit]

History[edit]

  • The College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan was incorporated in 1962.
  • Lt. Gen. W. A Burki was the founding President of CPSP.

Regional campuses[edit]

The regional campuses of CPSP are located at:

Degrees Offered[edit]

CPSP Library[edit]

The Library of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan was established in 1965 and since its inception has acquired latest medical literature and served as a focal point in supporting postgraduate medical education.

International Approved Training Centers[edit]

  • Various Centers in UK [6]
  • King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in Internal Medicine
  • Medical Council in Ireland provide training for graduates after 2009 in Anaesthesia, Emergency Medicine and Surgery,[7][8]
  • Various Medical Institutes in Nepal [9]

International Courses conducted by CPSP[edit]

CPSP is the only institute in Pakistan which conducts official ATLS and ACS courses.[10]

Awards[edit]

College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan was awarded "Best postgraduate institution of the world" in 2013 by Socrates Committee Of Europe Business Assembly[11][12]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan". cpsp.edu.pk. Retrieved 28 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS PAKISTAN CPSP KARACHI". karachikarachi.com. Retrieved 28 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan". pakistanherald.com. Retrieved 28 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "IOM – College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) Linkage Program". iom.edu.np. Retrieved 28 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "CPSP Golden Jubilee Congress to be held at ...". pulsepakistan.com. Retrieved 28 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "CPSP signs MOU with RCP London". Retrieved December 22, 2014. 
  7. ^ "HSE with CPSP Postgraduate Scholarship Programme". Retrieved December 22, 2014. 
  8. ^ "DRIP and CPSP sign an MOU for training of Pakistani doctors in Emergency medicine in Ireland". Retrieved December 22, 2014. 
  9. ^ "IOM – College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) Linkage Program". Retrieved December 22, 2014. 
  10. ^ "CPSP to sign MoU with ACS to launch advanced trauma life support programme in Pakistan". Retrieved December 22, 2014. 
  11. ^ "The Nation (Newspaper)". Retrieved December 22, 2014. 
  12. ^ "Oxford Summit of Leaders ‘Science and Education’". Retrieved December 22, 2014. 

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