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TopicA Tale of Two Cities-Supporting Frontline Colleagues during COVID-19

Date & Time: Sunday 7th June, 2020 11AM EST, 8PM Pakistan Time and 6PM UK Time

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Guest of Honor:
Prof. Afzal Javed
President Elect World Psychiatric Association (WPA)

Prof. Muhammad Waqar Azeem, MD, DFAACAP, DFAPA
Chair & Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Sidra Medicine / Weill Cornell Medical College 

Prof. Tayyeb Tahir, BSc, MBBS, MD, FRCPsych
Consultant Liaison Psychiatry
University Hospital of Wales
Cardiff, UK


  1. Prof. M. Iqbal Afridi, MBBS, FCPS, FRCP
    Dean, JPMC, JSMU, CPSP
    Head, Dept. of Pychiatry & Behavioural Sciences, JPMC
    President, Pakistan Psychiatric Society
    Karachi, Pakistan

  2. Dr. Zheala Qayyum, MD, MMSC
    Training Program Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
    Medical Director, Emergency Psychiatric Services
    Children’s Hospital Boston, USA
    Instructor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
    Assistant Clinical Professor, Yale School of Medicine

  3. Prof. Rizwan Taj, MBBS, MRCPsych, DFAPA
    Head of Psychiatry Department
    Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences
    Dean of Medicine and Allied
    Principal Federal Medical College
    Chief Executive Federal General Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan

  4. Dr. Finza Latif, MD
    Training Program Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
    Director Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service
    Sidra Medicine, Doha, Qatar

  5. Prof. Ghulam Rasool, MBBS, FCPS
    Professor & Head 
    Department of Psychiatry, Bolan Medical College
    Quetta, Pakistan

  6. Prof. Imran Ijaz Haider, MBBS, FRCPsych, MRCPsych, DPM
    Professor & Head
    Department of Psychiatry, Fatima Memorial Hospital
    Lahore, Pakistan

  7. Dr. Sadiq Naveed, MD
    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas, USA
    Senior Research Fellow – Human Development Research Foundation, Pakistan
    Fellow-Infant Parent Mental Health, University of Massachusetts

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