MEDICOS AID SOCIETY RMU
Dr. Jawad ZaheerSTAFF-INCHARGE
MEDICOS AID SOCIETY
Aims & Objectives
Current Executive Body (EB) MAS 2023-24
Moto: "We fight against diseases"
It’s the most enthusiastically working section of the society and aims at providing free medical care to those who either don’t have access to it or can’t afford it. This section arranges free medical camps in remote areas of Rawalpindi and Islamabad, with scarce medical facilities. At our medical camps, consultants, registrars and medical officers from our teaching hospitals provide free check up facilities, free screening against viral diseases and medicines of reputed pharmaceuticals. Along with that Public Awareness Sessions regarding common health problems are also conducted. It also arranges vaccination camps against Hepatitis B for RMU students and maintains medical boxes and dispensary in both girls as well as boys hostels and in MAS office respectively.
Moto: "Give someone a reason to Smile"
Finance section is the root of MAS, providing nutrition and growth to all the sections of the society. From handling all the expenses of MAS activities (i.e Blood camps, medicine camps, office dispensary maintenance & purchasing medicines) to providing medical aid to the deserving patients, finance section holds the central position in MAS. It is also responsible for maintaining records and Annual Audit of all donations, expenditures and assets.
Moto: "Give someone a chance to Live"
Blood section is the most energetic and bubbling section of MAS. Provision of blood to the people in the hour of need is its foremost aim and objective. Following our aim, we always strive to arrange healthy and fresh blood for thalassemic patients through blood camps in different Universities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi and blood donation drives in JSF and PTC involving RMU students and also provide screening reports against HIV, syphilis, Hep B & Hep C to the donors. Apart from this we also arrange blood for any emergency cases in the hospitals.
It supervises the working of all sections, maintains MAS office, conducts Executive and General Body meetings and maintains a healthy connection amongst the University administration, Social Welfare and Bait-ul-mal Department and the society.
Publication Section Moto: "People know MAS because of us"
Publication section connects the public with MAS. Promoting the cause of the society, publication section highlights all the activities of MAS on our social media handles i.e Facebook, Instagram & Youtube and uses the influence of social media to raise awareness regarding important medical issues, in the local language, through posters, videos and awareness seminars, that are easily understood by the general public.
1. Active member of COVID task force RMU, collected more than 300 PPEs and masks through donations for front line workers
2. Active part of RMU flood relief program