ABOUT VICE CHANCELLOR

Prof. Dr. Noshad A. Shaikh Vice-Chancellor LUMHS

Professor Dr. Noshad A. Shaikh took up office as the Vice Chancellor of The Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Pakistan in 2007 till 2012. Then he was appointed as Principal Secretary to Governor Sindh Pakistan in May 2012 and again rejoined university in July 2013. He has also additional charge of advisor to Governor Sindh Pakistan for Health and Education.

Previously he has served as Secretary, Health Department, Government of Sindh from September 2004 to May 2007, Principal, Sindh Medical College, Karachi from May 2004 to October 2004, Medical Superintendent Civil hospital Karachi for almost three years, Medical Superintendent, Liyari General Hospital from 2000 to 2001 and also served as Professor of Surgery, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi from 1999.

He is dedicated to promoting top level research and to continually improving its institutional framework with special focus on improving the health and quality of life of communities. He is playing dynamic role to improve the best medical education, excellent and compassionate care to patients and leading edge medical research.

In his capacity as Secretary Health, he played a pivotal role in designing and implementing the first Provincial Health Policy. He was the pioneer architect in the development of Safe Blood Transfusion Act 2006, Private Hospitals Regulatory Authority bill and the telemedicine project in the province of Sindh.

He has received civil award “Sitara-e-Imtiaz” by Government of Pakistan for his services in health and higher education in March 2013.