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19
Jul

Samaa TV talks about Jaroka Tele-Healthcare

Samaa TV talks about Jaroka Tele-Healthcare

Samaa TV covered Jaroka  Tele-health care project in their segment, “Innovation”.  The video is a short highlight of the documentary that they made during their visit to NUST and our UM Healthcare facility in Mardan. With permission from Samaa TV, we are now sharing the video clip of the program online with our well wishers.  

04
Feb

ISIF Asia grants funds to Jaroka

ISIF Asia grants funds to Jaroka

Our project "Capacity building of Lady Health Workers (LHWs) through the use of ICT and mobile based Tele-Healthcare (extension of Jaroka project) in rural Mardan" is selected for ISIF Asia Grant. Total of 11 projects are shortlisted from 148 applications . The total duration of the project is for 1 year commencing from February 2009. Once this innovative model is successfully deployed in Mardan, it shall be replicated to other parts of Pakistan. The funds will cover the expenses for LHWs training workshops, Data collection incentives and salaries of Research assistants involved in the project . For further information check the following link: http://isif.asia/groups/isif/

10
Sep

USAID/HEC grants funding to Jaroka

USAID/HEC grants funding to Jaroka

Our project has received significant funding from Higher Education Commission (HEC) and USAID.  Jaroka is a joint collaboration between UM Healthcare Trust, National University of Science and Technology (NUST) and The Association of Physicians of Pakistani descent of North America (APPNA).