A ceremony was held at Foundation University Islamabad campus to Launch Nursing Degree and Certificate programs at Foundation University College of Nursing.
Principal Foundation University College of Nursing Capt. Yasmin Saggu enlightened the importance of nursing profession in health care and paradigm shift of nursing education from Diploma to Degree.
Nursing students of FUCN lit Lamps which is a symbol of hope and comfort for those who are suffering followed by the oath taking ceremony.
Dr. Nausheen Hamid (Chief Guest) parliamentary secretory National Health services graced the occasion and emphasized upon the importance of nursing profession. To promote nursing profession, president of Pakistan has declared 2019 the Year of Nursing. The government of Pakistan is planning to provide scholarships to all degree student in private and public sector.
Dr. Raisa Gul Dean Professor and Dean at Shifa College of Nursing was the Key note speaker at the ceremony. She addressed the gathering and motivated the students by sharing her journey in the field of nursing.