Services Institute of Medical Sciences

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Services Institute of Medical Sciences
Services Lahore.png
Motto In Lumine Tuo Videbimus Lumen
Motto in English In Thy light shall we see light
Established 2003
Type Public
Principal Prof. Dr Hamid Mahmood Butt[1]
Location Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan Pakistan
Campus Jail Road opposite Race Course Park
Colours Deep Blue Colour     
Mascot Simsonians
Affiliations PMDC, UHS
Website Official website

Services Institute of Medical Sciences (Urdu:سروسز انسٹیٹوٹ آف میڈیکل سائنسز), established in 2003, is a public school of medicine located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.[citation needed] Services Hospital is attached to the college as a teaching hospital.[2] The official short name for this college is SIMS.[3]

History[edit]

Professor Dr Faisal Masud is the founder of the SIMS. It was located in a portion of small building of the College of Community Medicine at 6-Birdwood Road, Lahore. This college is now housed in its new campus adjacent to the Punjab Institute of Cardiology.

Departments[edit]

Its basic departments are equipped with latest computer aided laboratories, Carl-Zeiss microscopes for the students and penta-head and deca-head microscopes for demonstration and research. Its Pathology department is ISO 9002 and ISO 15142 certified.[4]

Teaching Hospital[edit]

Main article: Services Hospital
Services Hospital, Lahore

Services Hospital is the 1196 bedded teaching hospital attached to the SIMS.[5]

Admission Policy[edit]

The College admits 190 students on open merit. Admission is gender neutral and need blind and is granted through a centralized Medical College Admission Test conducted by the University of Health Sciences Lahore annually. The Foreign students can also apply for admission through the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.[6]

Schools[edit]

There are four undergraduate qualifications offered at SIMS under University of Health Sciences.

  • M.B.B.S
  • B.Sc. Medical Imaging Technology
  • B.Sc Medical Laboratory Technology
  • B.Sc Operation Theater Technology

Official Research Journal[edit]

Main article: Esculapio Creative

The SIMS Journal The Esculapio is one of a kind in the quality of medical research it boasts of and has received great international acclaim.[7]

Recognition and affiliations[edit]

The college is recognized by the following organizations.

Gallery[edit]

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References[edit]

External links[edit]

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