Prof. Zafar Ullah Chaudhry. President, CPSP
The College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan is a unique postgraduate medical institution in Asia. Founded Fifty-Five Years ago, it has the objective of promoting specialist medical practice; arrange postgraduate medical training and research and advance the high principles of medical profession. The institution which had a humble beginning by Awarding Fellowships by examinations to TWO Fellows in 1967 and then offering merely half a dozen specialty programs has grown to be the one awarding about 1000 Fellowships in 64 specialties / sub-specialties and Membership in 19 disciplines, in 2006. The College has attained high standards of learning, training, research facilities and of assessment for its Fellowships and diploma programs with international recognition.
CPSP is perpetually in the pursuit of excellence and it ceaselessly strives to develop and maintain its academic standards at the highest level. Its faculty is drawn from amongst the most eminent professors and distinguished specialists of various fields of medicine and surgery. CPSP has set standards for the trainees which help attain perfection and expertise in the field of their specialty. CPSP, through improved programs of monitoring and IMM, regularly helps the candidates to improve their attainments and invites, highly qualified and experienced, medical educationists and experts to conduct various courses, imparts training and skills necessary for higher medical education programs. The assessment of training is finally conducted through a candidate friendly system of examinations, supervised by the elite of the medical profession in the Country and from abroad.
To keep abreast with the latest technologies and advancements in the field of medical sciences, the CPSP constantly revise and update its educational programs and facilities. These policies have helped the CPSP to make its contribution and attain a distinguished position among the sister international institutions. In order to expand the vistas of learning, the College has established academic affiliations with all the renowned institutions of the World. The College has thus been making its contribution to the development of medical sciences. The College is the proud alma mata of the vast majority of the medical specialists and teachers of the country who are serving with dedication and devotion to give their best in the related fields.
It is a matter of great pride for the country that the College, during its Fifty-Five years’ history of existence, has made consistent progress and accomplished its objectives. The Fellows of the College, who are the custodians of this great institution of learning and training have always been attentive to the need of the hour and watchfully directed the improvements and necessary corrections.
On behalf of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, I welcome you to Website of the College. This Website is a part of our vision to raise the standard of postgraduate medical education in the country. This website provides impetus to our resolve to use this technology and connect World wide and to provide access to the Journal, Bulletin and all information about the activities of the College in the pursuit of achieving constantly improved healthcare for all in our motherland.
Visitors to the Website will find it easy to gather relevant information regarding the College’s various departments, contact addresses, teaching and assessment schedule. Each departments of this College is represented on the Website. We invite you to use this website for an easy and quick access to the College through e-mail and to approach the relevant department with your queries.