World Kidney Day 11th March 2021at RMI


World Kidney Day was celebrated on Thursday, 11th March 2021 at Rehman Medical Insitute. The medical staff, management, students, and RMI kidney transplant recipients and donors participated in this event to raise awareness regarding prevailing kidney diseases and the importance of kidneys for our overall health. The event was graced by Mr. Taimur Khan Jhagra, Minister Health & Finance, KP as the Chief Guest. Prof. Dr. Taqi Toufeeq Khan- Head of Kidney Transplant Unit, Prof. Dr. Nisar Anwar- Head of Nephrology Department, and Prof. Dr. Atta ur Rahman- Head of Urology Department addressed the event and advocated for Kidney Transplantation as a best-outcome option for patients suffering from kidney failure, and organ donation as a life-saving initiative. Towards the end of the session, a panel discussion took place where the audience had a chance to ask the kidney donors and recipients regarding their transplant experience.