Message from the HOD
With reputation of being the most capacious and well-equipped ward of medicine with dedicated faculty and vigilant team of trainee doctors, EMW is also heading the Endocrinology,
Rheumatology, Gastroenterology, Central Endoscopy Unit, Liver Clinic Diabetic Clinic and Diabetic foot care clinic. EMW is also providing fully functional dialysis unit and bed side
Ultrasonography for admitted patients.
As old as Mayo Hospital itself, East Medical Ward also known as Lyallpur ward, is unit-1 of department of medicine KEMU. Rich in its legacy of outstanding teaching and training,
Model Medical Ward, EMW headed by twelve professors since partition; of which seven professors were also principal/Vice Chancellor of the King Edward Medical College/University.
EMW is ruling the medical floor for years, and it has become matter of pride and prejudice for every doctor to work in this department. EMW is currently headed by Prof. Dr. Bilquis Shabbir.
Under her dynamic leadership, EMW is ready to set a new trajectory of excellence and a novel precedent of success. With great efforts of worthy Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Khalid Masud Gondal and Prof. Dr. Bilquis Shabbir (the Chairperson department of Medicine) EMW is fully renovated centrally air-conditioned ward with fully equipped ICU and provision of central oxygen supply to every bed of the ward. The renovated ward was inaugurated by the legends of Medicine (Prof. Akhtar Khan, Prof. Khawaja Sadiq Hussain and Prof. Mehmood Ali Malik) and its various bays & wings have been named after them in recognition of their priceless contributions to this ward.
EMW (having consultants of utmost professional capabilities) is providing evidence based and up-to-date learning to its undergraduate and post graduate
students through ward rounds, bedside case discussions, ward journal clubs, clinico-pathological conferences,
Ward Reading Room, Ward Library and clinical audits. With rich past, vibrant present and ambitious future, EMW is a tantamount to an institution per se.