3rd Dow Olympics kicked off

KARACHI: Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) on Monday organized the 3rd Dow Olympic 2016 from 22nd February to 5th March 2016 at its Ojha Campus.

This year, 13 constituent institutions are participating in the Olympics which include Dow Medical College (DMC), Dow International Medical College (DIMC), Dr Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan Institute of Oral Health Sciences (DIKIOHS), Dow International Dental College (DIDC), Dow Dental College (DDC), Dow College of Pharmacy (DCOP), Institute of Health Management (IHM), Institute of Medical Technology (IMT), Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (IPM&R) and Institute of Nursing (ION), Dow Institute of Radiology (DIR), Dow College of Biotechnology (DCOB) and School of Public Health (SPH).

The inauguration ceremony of Annual Sport Week was held at Cricket Ground of Dow University Ojha Campus. It was attended by students along with their faculty members of all the constituents institutions. DUHS Vice Chancellor Dr Masood Hameed Khan in his address highlighted the importance of extra-curricular activities amongst the students. He urged students to actively participate in all the events.

Chief Organizer of 3rd Dow Olympics Dr Rana Qamar briefed the students about the aims and objectives of the sports week. She urged the participants to show sportsmen spirit whether they win or lose. Inaugural address was followed by torch lighting ceremony by Prof Masood Hameed Khan. He handed over the traditional torch to each head of constituent institutes.