International Childhood Cancer Day

International Childhood Cancer Day: Every Child Should have Equal Right to Fight Cancer Let’s pledge to increase awareness about childhood cancer in the community so that early diagnosis and referrals can help improve survival rate According to the World Health Organization (WHO), each year, more than 300,000 children are diagnosed with cancer around the world.… more details »

World Cancer Day 2020: #IAmAndIWill

Created in 2000, the World Cancer Day is an initiative of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), the largest and oldest international cancer organisation committed to taking the lead in uniting the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden. Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre is a member of the UICC… more details »

World Aids Day

COMMUNITIES MAKE THE DIFFERENCE: WAYS YOU CAN FIGHT HIV/AIDS IN PAKISTAN When healthcare systems struggle to cope, communities take the lead to make change happen. All around the World, communities have played an integral role in the fight against HIV/AIDS by promoting prevention, demanding access to life-saving treatment, demanding harm reduction and advocating changes in… more details »

World Diabetes Day

“DIABETES CAN BE CONTROLLED THROUGH CARE” World Diabetes Day is celebrated globally on the 14th of November in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat posed by diabetes. This year the theme for world diabetes day is ‘Family and Diabetes’. Speaking to media at on the occasion of World Diabetes Day, Dr. Waqas Shafiq… more details »

3D Mammography

3D Mammography: Learn About The Most Advanced Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnostic Technology being offered at SKMCH&RC, Lahore Women who are 40 years old and above should begin annual mammography screening for early detection of breast cancer. Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre (SKMCH&RC) is providing state-of-the-art facilities to the public for breast cancer screening… more details »

How Play Therapy Is Helping Kids Fight Cancer at SKMCH&RC

Play is the universal language of childhood that helps children to understand the world around them and helps them express their feelings. The opportunity to play is every child’s right and the value of play increases manifolds when a child is grappling with a disease, especially cancer. At Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research… more details »

Early Detection of Childhood Cancer Can Help Save Children’s Lives

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is recognized every September by cancer organisations around the world. It reminds us that every two minutes, a child is diagnosed with cancer and that nearly 300,000 kids worldwide are diagnosed with cancer each year. According to Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre’s Collective Cancer Registry Report from 1994… more details »

World Hepatitis Day: Find the Missing Millions

5DONATE BLOOD AT OUR HOSPITALS AND GET FREE SCREENING FOR HEPATITIS B & C Are You One of the Missing Millions? In Pakistan, 86% of people with HBV or HCV remain unaware of their infection. By Shaukat Khanum Media Cell “The only way you can find out if you or your loved ones are one… more details »

SKMCH&RC: A Beacon of Hope

6This post is by Fizzah Fatima, who is representing Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre in the Gulf region as a Shaukat Khanum Overseas Student Ambassador. Read her story to learn how SKMCH&RC provides its student ambassadors a chance to give back to their society. A Golden Opportunity To be able to represent… more details »

The Miracle of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital

From One Generation to the Next: The Miracle of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital Continues to Inspire April 15, 2019 This post is by Maryam, a supporter of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre who is a Pakistani-Canadian. Read her story to learn how love for Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research… more details »

Online Donation Box

Donate any amount of your choice or be an official online fundraiser of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre by following these simple guide lines: Step-1: Sign up Step-2: Create your fundraising page Step-3: Donate and pass it on to your friends If we all do a little, we can do a […]

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Donate Now

Many young innocent lives are being saved at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre. Last year, your Zakat made it possible to treat almost 75% of our patients for free. This year we need 8.5 billion rupees to help those who cannot afford to pay for their own treatment. While the revenue from […]

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SHAUKAT KHANUM ONLINE QURBANI MEAT DISTRIBUTION Thank you for choosing Shaukat Khanum Online Qurbani Service! 276,400 kg meat has been distributed among the needy in different parts of Pakistan Once again, Pakistanis from across the globe have shown immense trust in the Shaukat Khanum Online Qurbani Service. This year, the support from our generous supporters […]

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