Inauguration of Bashir Dawood Transplant Operation Theatre Complex at SIUT
SIUT achieved another milestone in its illustrious history by establishing the country’s first dedicated Transplant Centre. The Centre, one of its only kind in Pakistan, was established with the very generous donations and efforts from Bashir Dawood.
The Centre will deal with delicate organs like liver, intestine, pancreas, bone marrow and cornea Built on an area of 250,000 sq. ft the Centre is a 14 story building in a period of four years at an estimated cost of Rs 1.5 billion. The Centre is a 100 bed facility with integrated facilities like transplant wards, ICUs, pre transplant unit, donor ward, out patient’s clinic, radiology, state of the art modern operation thereat, rehabilitation centre, where the SIUT can manage all transplant activities under one roof.
The ultimate goal of the newly constructed Transplant Centre is to enhance the transplant activities in the country and give a new dimension to overall activities of the SIUT where all treatment is provided free of cost.