Established in 1994 at Institute of Nuclear
Medicine & Oncology INMOL, Lahore
Saeeda Asghar, DABNM (USA) from INMOL
GM Shah Syed, PhD (UK) from SKMCH
Shahid Mahmood, PhD (UK) from PIC
Maqbool A Shahid, DMRT from INMOL
Mrs Areesha Zaman, MSc from INMOL
Dr Saeeda Asghar, INMOL Lahore
Senior Vice President:
Dr Shahid Kamal, KIRAN Karachi
Dr Maj.Gen. Amin Waqar, CMH Rawalpindi
Dr Muhammad Naeem, CENUM Lahore
Dr Muhammad Ayub, PIC Lahore
Dr Ahmad Qureshy, INMOL Lahore
Mrs Areesha Zaman, INMOL Lahore
Dr Muhammad Numair Younis, INMOL Lahore
Life Members 8
Founder Members & Senior Faculty of NM at CPSP&
Full Members 98
Nuclear Medicine Physicians, Medical Physicists &
Scientists, Radiologists, Oncologists
Junior Members 18
Students and Residents
Aims & Objectives
Education & Training of Nuclear Medicine
Physicians & Technologists
Creating awareness about Nuclear Medicine in
the health professionals and promoting its use
in the disease management.
Coordination & collaboration with other local,
regional and international societies/bodies
particularly of NM.
Teaching & Training
Organizing clinical meetings at various teaching
hospitals and institutes.
Academic sessions at various institutes throughout
With persistent efforts of PSNM, CPSP has started
FCPS in Nuclear Medicine since 1998. First fellow
qualified in 2002.
Collaborating with CPSP in NM course
formulation, resident’s training program, guidelines
on examination etc.
Promotion of Nuclear Medicine
Working in close coordination with Radiological
Society of Pakistan, Pakistan Society of Clinical
Oncologists, Pakistan Cardiology Society and
other local organizations.
Publication of monthly NM Newsletter since 2000.
Participating in activities of PNRA & DNS
regarding national guidelines on nuclear safety,
safe handling of radioactive materials etc.
Promotion of Nuclear Medicine (Contd…)
Providing help and guidelines to various institutes
and personnel in establishing and running of NM
departments in terms of knowledge, skill, radiation
safety guidelines etc.
Working on creating standardized clinical
protocols for NM procedures at national level.
Coordination & Collaboration with Other
PSNM is working in coordination with
IAEA through Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission
PSNM successfully organized “ PSNM Conference on
Nuclear Medicine” in April, 2002.
Local Participants: 350
Foreign Participants: 25
Scientific sessions on 3rd & 4th April comprised of
3 state of the art lectures
30 scientific papers
Teaching & training of Nuclear Medicine
MSc Nuclear Medicine: 2 years program
FCPS Nuclear Medicine: 4 years program
Few Institutes with modern state of the art gamma
Limited use of newer imaging techniques and procedures
Lack of availability of expensive and costly kits and
No facility with PET.
Teaching & Training of NM Technologists
NM Certification / diploma courses do not exist.
NM technologists are trained through short courses
organized by PIEAS, PSNM.
Mostly on job training.
In collaboration with IAEA, Distance Assisted
Program (DAT) was organized and was fruitful.
Main Activities for 2003 (Remaining)
Publication of PJNM in December 2003.
Executive Committee Meeting in December 2003.
Main Activity for 2004
NM Conference on 8th- 9th April, 2004 in Lahore
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