Alzheimer’s Awareness Month Seminar & Awareness Walk
On September 4, 2023, the Army Public College for Boys hosted an insightful seminar and a heartwarming awareness walk to mark Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. With the esteemed presence of Dr. Hussain Jafri as the guest speaker, it was a day of education, compassion, and unity in the fight against Alzheimer’s.
Dr. Hussain Jafri, Secretary General Alzheimer’s Pakistan, graced the event with his expertise and profound insights on Alzheimer’s disease. His talk shed light on the importance of early detection, caregiving strategies, and the issues related to this particular disease globally as well as in Pakistan. The Principal, Brig. (R) Syed Ahsan Raza Zaidi extend his deepest gratitude to Dr. Hussain Jafri for gracing with his presence and sharing his knowledge. He presented a souvenir for the services of Alzheimer’s Pakistan in awareness, advocacy and Daycare Club for the PWDs.
Alzheimer’s Awareness Seminar held at Army Public College for Girls on September 5, 2023
The importance of early detection and diagnosis
Empathy and support for Alzheimer’s patients and their families
Creating a dementia-friendly community
Educational Resources: We distributed informative pamphlets and resources to help educate our community about Alzheimer’s disease. Knowledge is power!
Alzheimer’s Awareness Seminar
Date: September 8, 2023
Location: Center for Clinical Psychology, University of Punjab
Dr. Husain Jafri, Secretary General of Alzheimer’s Pakistan, Enlightens the Minds!
The event aimed to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and provide valuable insights into its prevention and management.
Understanding Alzheimer’s: Dr. Jafri delved deep into the intricacies of Alzheimer’s, helping attendees comprehend the disease’s impact on memory, cognition, and daily life.
Prevention and Early Detection: Practical tips and advice were shared on how individuals can reduce their risk of developing Alzheimer’s and recognize early warning signs. Alzheimer’s Pakistan Initiatives: Dr. Jafri highlighted the incredible work being done by Alzheimer’s Pakistan in raising awareness, supporting caregivers, and Daycare facilities in Lahore.
Alzheimer’s Awareness Lecture Recap
On September 7, 2023, Alzheimer’s Pakistan, in partnership with New Advance College of Nursing & Allied Health Science, hosted a captivating Alzheimer’s Awareness Lecture by Dr. Hussain Jafri, Secretary General of Alzheimer’s Pakistan.
- Dr. Hussain Jafri informed the participants with valuable insights into Alzheimer’s Disease.
- He shed light on the importance of early detection and effective management.
- Emphasized the need for greater Alzheimer’s awareness and importance of purposeful engagement of PWDs.
- Shared touching real-life stories to humanize the impact of this condition.
Closing Note: Ms. Samina Farooqi, Principal of New Advance College of Nursing & Allied Health Science, delivered a heartfelt closing note. She expressed gratitude for the enlightening session and the collaboration with Alzheimer’s Pakistan. She stressed the significance of educating our community about Alzheimer’s, fostering empathy, and supporting those affected by this condition.
Alzheimer’s Month campaign at Beaconhouse National University
on September 22, 2023, we took a significant step in our Alzheimer’s Month campaign at Beaconhouse National University. Dr. Hussain Jafri, esteemed guest speaker, shared invaluable insights during awareness seminar.
Dr. Jafri’s expertise illuminated the path towards understanding Alzheimer’s better, fostering empathy, and spreading awareness about this important cause. Together, we can make a difference!
Join us in raising awareness, spreading knowledge, and supporting those affected by Alzheimer’s. Let’s work towards a world where every individual impacted by this disease receives the care and understanding they deserve.
An Awareness Session on Alzheimer’s and related dementia in commemoration of Alzheimer’s Month
Alzheimer’s Pakistan in collaboration with The Women University Multan and The National Psychiatriy Hospital Multan conducted an awareness session on Alzheimer’s and related dementia in commemoration of Alzheimer’s Month.
Approximately 300 students from Department of Applied Psychology The Women University Multan and faculty were the participants. The key guests were Vice Chancellor of The Women University Multan Prof. Dr. Kalsoom Paracha, Mrs. Tasneem Siddiqui, ex-Principal of Girls College Multan & clinical psychologist Mrs. Afifa Shahzad National Hospital Multan. Dr.A.Sajjad Siddiqui (Consultant Psychiatrist) Coordinator Multan and South Punjab Alzheimer’s Pakistan briefly discussed the disease its physical and social consequence in terms of global and national context.