College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

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College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, Karachi
Motto Excellence in Higher Medical Education
Established May 1962
Type Postgraduate in Medical Sciences
President Prof. Zafar Ullah Chaudhry
Location Karachi, Sindh Pakistan, 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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