Offices of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC)
MOUs, Expo, Seminars & Conferences identified and Circulated to faculty by UHS ORIC:
Officially disseminated information among UHS Faculty and Affiliated Medical Colleges about:
- Hybrid awareness seminar on PHC - PERIDOT research mobility program 2022 for the Pakistani researchers by Embassy of France in Pakistan in collaboration with HEC. The objective of the seminar is to provide in-depth presentation on the new phase of PHC - PERIDOT application call for the year 2022 announced by HEC and French counterparts.
- Ist international conference on Dermal Sciences 2022.
- 2nd International Conference on Applied Biosciences (ICAB - 2021) organized by Muhammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi.
- Qurtuba University 2022 call for papers in the ScienceTech (HEC Recognized Y - Category) journal.
- Ist International Virtual Summit on Medical Sociology and Public Health 2021 organized by Fatima Jinnah Women University Rawalpindi in collaboration with Huston Tillotson University, USA.
- Facilitated MOU between UHS and Gujranwala Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) 2021 in order to strengthen the relationship between and in order to encourage cooperation between the parties to promote healthcare delivery in the wake of COVID - 19 Pandemic.
- MyEduCare online Seminar on Targeting Fellowships during the COVID - 19 organized by IRP.
- Virtual training on Collaboration among OIC members countries for promotion of Research Culture in Medicine and Vaccines through Strengthening and Upgrading the Clinical Trials organized by Drug Regulatory Authority Pakistan (DRAP).
- Writing Research Grant proposal. A workshop on developing winning proposal for grant organized by ORIC IoBM Karachi.
- Science & Society connect 2022 (A quarterly Session for Ph.Ds. on research works with industry, society, funding and stakeholders through highly publicized program for presenting research impact on industry and society of Pakistan arranged by Institute of Research Pakistan (IRP).
- IMRC - 2021 6th International Multidisciplinary Research Conference arranged by Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan.
- Secrets to writing wining grant proposals organized by MAJU 2021.
- Global women Entrepreneurship week 2021 Pakistan by National Idea Bank.
- Webinar on Intellectual property rights, awareness, understanding & economic values organized by MAJU 2021.
- Mediated a meeting in May 2021 between worthy Vice Chancellor UHS Prof. Javed Akram and Mr. Omar J Ghani founder & CEO Pakistan National Investor Portal (PNIP) for collaboration with UHS for launching a 5G Health acceleration program powered by Pakistan Innovation & Testing Center (PITC) creating the nation's first 5G healthcare innovation lab.
- Coordinated National Investor Portal (PNIP) awareness session 2021 on Pakistan first Crowd Funding Platform for Business Incubation Centers.
- Seminar on How to get research funding in Pakistan?
- NRPU awareness session on the topic understanding what we should know before writing a research proposal NRPU 2021-2022 organized by University of Karachi ORIC.
- Online seminar 2021 on How to write a good research proposal conducted by IBA University.
- PASTIC and University of Agriculture Faisalabad Expo 2021 on Science, Technology, ICTs and Industry response to COVID-19 pandemic and societal preparedness.
- One day online workshop on Research Proposal building and writing 2021 by University of Karachi.
- Mardan Trade and Industrial Expo 2021 at Garden campus Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan.
- Officially disseminated information to editor BIOMEDICA and assisted for accreditation of Pakistan - based research journals for the year 2021-2022.
- Research poster competition on Rare Disease Day 2021 organized by center for OMIC Sciences Islamia College Peshawar.
- One day workshop on Turning Thesis to a Journal article 2021 organized by Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad ORIC.
26. Punjab Rozgar Scheme.
27. International competitions from TUBITAK Turkey.
28. APCEIU Announcement of Call for application for 20th ASIA - PACIFIC Training workshop on EIU-TEACH to transform in challenging time.
29. MITACS Global link Internship project.
30. Webinar on Publishing Research in High Ranked Journals? What an editor looks in manuscript as a potential publication in high ranked Journals? Organized by ORIC Riphah International University, Islamabad.
31. Call for Abstracts for Contemporary Medicines, Health Technologies and Vasicines for emerging public Health risks by Government of Pakistan, Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination, Health Services Academy.
32. International Conference on Multidisciplinary Nano Research organized by AUST ORIC.
33. Fourth International Conference on Biosciences QAU.
34. Webinar on Contextualizing the Academic Research: Viable Connect of ORIC, Faculty and Society organized by IRP.
- Webinar on Accelerating Progress and Equity in Education: By Discovering Innovative ways for Teaching & Learning during Emergencies & Crisis Situations by Forman Christian College University Lahore.
- Webinar on Essentials of new product development 2021 organized by Institute of Business Management Karachi IoBM ORIC.
- UHS ORIC is Collaborating with UET ORIC as they want to enter into a more formal collaboration with UHS within the matching disciplinary areas at the two institutions, where both institutions can explore the possibilities and opportunities for joint / collaborative research activities, sharing of expertise and resources such as Biomedical engineering lab, Bioinformatics Research Lab and Human Centered Robotics lab especially. Vice Chancellor, UET Lahore and UHS ORIC is looking forward to building a long-term relationship between the two institutions.
- One Day Workshop on the Process and perks of Commercializing Academic Research 2021 organized by International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) under the project entitled Sindh Innovation, Research and Education Network (SIREN).
- ERSOF International Teachers Award Competition 2021 organized by Education and Research School for Future Umea, Sweden.
- Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) webinar on Up sign and Pakistan - UK Higher Education and Impactful Research Cooperation 2021.
- GRE (General) Training 2021 by HEC Pakistan under US-Pak Knowledge Corridor Initiative of HEC.
- Webinar on Fundamentals of Grant Winning Proposals 2021 by Institute of Business Management Karachi IoBM ORIC.
- Seminar on CPEC opportunities, Trends and way forward 2021 by Bahria University Karachi.
- Webinar on Innovation & Entrepreneurship 2021 organized by Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad ORIC.
- Evolving Trends in Teaching and Research: COVID-19 outcomes 2021 organized by SZABIST Karachi.
- HEC Distinguished National Professor 2021.
- Attended ceremony regarding Pakistan Independence Day and Tree Plantation at UHS Jinnah Campus, Kala Shah Kaku on 13-08-2020.
- Sign MOU with M/s Getz Pharma for funding of its research projects.
- Successfully identified UHS potential products technologies for commercialization for STEDEC, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of Pakistan.
- Organized in collaboration with WCCI Lahore 16th Life Style Expo in Expo Center Lahore.
- Planned in collaboration with WCCI Lahore Expo on Medical Tourism in Expo Center Lahore.
- Designated as Focal Person from UHS to liaise with the management of Ecommerce Gateway for logistic arrangements and management / completion of the responsibilities of the UHS in organizing the Health Asia Exhibition and conference 2020.
- Organized Educational Fair and represented UHS in City School A Level Campus Gulberg Lahore.
- Get Approval for UHS to act as Strategic Partner with Consumer Association of Pakistan for the 3rd Pakistan Healthcare summit 2020 with the theme "Innovation for better Healthcare"
- Represented UHS in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad in Beaconhouse National College Fair.
- Develop Linkages with University of Chieti, Italy and University of Helsinki, Finland.
- UHS ORIC participated in various Expos in Lahore where UHS stall was established and visited by thousands of people not only from Pakistan but abroad. The details are as follows:
- 14th Life Style Expo She in Trade Expo Center on September 7 - 9, 2018 in Expo Center Lahore.
- 6th Pak China Business Forum - Industrial Expo from September 14-16, 2018 at Expo Center Lahore.
- 16th Health Asia International Exhibition & Conference from April 2-4 2019 in Expo Center Lahore.
- Women Chamber of Commerce Lahore Expo from April 26-28, 2019 in Expo Center Lahore.
58. Disseminated important research funding's and international scholarship opportunities for UHS faculty throughout the year which are listed below:
- HEC Commonwealth Scholarship 2019
- Pak-France PERIDOT Research Program by HEC
- Call of Proposals in Technology Development Fund by HEC
- Pak-Turk Researchers Mobility Grant Program by HEC
- Pakistan Academy of Sciences Islamabad Award of Gold Medal and Prizes - 2019 for Health Sciences.
- Chief Minister Merit Scholarship (CMMS) Program: Fully Funded International Ph.D. Scholarships 2019-2020.
59. Member Committee for making a MoU between UHS and The University of Faisalabad to provide facilities for registration and examination of postgraduate students of basic and clinical specialties.