Introduction

Year of Establishment

It was established in the year 2000 by Dr. Muhammad Ali Vajid, the trustee and Medical Director of HHOT.

Location

Plot No 262 Zainabia Garden behind K.M.C Market Soldier Bazaar #2, Karachi. Phone: 021-32230531

Affiliation

It is registered with Sindh Medical Faculty.

Vision

Statement Blood transfusion service should be run by qualified, trained and experienced professionals only!

Mission Statement

To train professionals in the field of blood transfusion services.

Objectives of the Course

To prepare blood banking & Transfusion medicine technicians. After successful completion of the course, a trainee should be able to understand the principles of Blood Banking & transfusion techniques.

Course Design

A 12 months course composed of forty working weeks with 800 hours formal teaching in the form of theory and practical. Handouts will be provided on training under supervision of senior technicians at different blood bank Lectures.

Class Room

Formal teaching will be provided on pre-selected topics. Students will be encouraged to take part in discussions. A handout or an outline of the lecture may be provided if necessary.

Tutorials

An informal group discussion on a given topic will be initiated by the students. Students will be encouraged to discuss day to day problems in blood banking trouble shooting and their solution.

Practical

Practical demonstration on various techniques will provide an insight on blood bank methodology, source of errors will be highlighted and their solution will be sought.

Duration

One year program of 40 working weeks.

Eligibility

Diploma in Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine (Tech) Examination shall be open to the following candidates:
He/She has passed Higher Secondary Certificate Examination with Matric Science from a Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education in Pakistan.Any other Examination recognized as equivalent to the aforesaid examination.Has been enrolled in a recognized institution during one Academic year preceding the examination and has duly registered himself/herself with the board. Produced the certificate/Documents signed by the Head of the institutions he/she has most recently attended. Original marks sheet of HSC Examination issued by the Board of Intermediate and secondary Education.College leaving certificate, in original showing date of birthThree attested copies of recently taken photographs.
Certificate showing satisfactory completion of class room work throughout the academic year preceding the examination.
Certificate Showing

80% of lectures delivered in each of the subjects, which he/she has taken up for study. 90% of periods assigned to practical work in a subject having practical.
Every candidate on the rolls of an institute shall submit his / her applications for admission on the prescribed form and remit the prescribed fee through the head of the Institute concerned so as to reach the Board by a certain date fixed by the chairman.