Baqai Institute of Diabetology & Endocrinology
Baqai Medical University (BMU) National Association of Diabetes Educators of Pakistan (NADEP) Insulin my Life (IML) Pakistan Working Group on Diabetic Foot (PWGDF) Ramadan Study Group (RSG) STOP DIABETES IN PAKISTAN (SDP)
Educational Facilities
1- IT Department
Importnat features of IT department
  • Established in 1999
  • Maintains more then 45000 patients computerized records
  • Developed different multimedia CDs
  • Developed online education programs
  • Provides support services to the organization in the area of data sharing management, and application support for the Hospital Managemnt System (HMS).
  • IT support: (Audio visual facilities, access to computers, access to facsimile, access to internet/E-mail.) multimedia, transparencies, OHP.
2- Training and Courses
  • Post-graduate "Diploma in Diabetology" awarded by Baqai Medical University. It is one year full-time course for physicians, conducted at BIDE. So far more than 280 doctors have qualified.
  • "Diploma in Diabetes Education" awarded by Baqai Medical University. It is one year full-time course for paramedics. The course was started in 2008.
  • "Training Course for Foot-Care Assistants" was started in November 2007. It is first of its kind in Pakistan and is consented by International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot.
  • M.Phil programme at Baqai Medical University.
  • UIO M.Phil / PhD Programme in Oslo.
  • NOMA M.Phil programme in Bangladesh.
  • Post graduate training in Medicine.
  • Fellowship training of FCPS part II.
  • "First International Course in Diabetes Management" was conducted at BIDE in collaboration with World Diabetes Foundation from 28th February to 21st March 2005. A team of 13 members from Afghanistan was trained.
  • Advanced courses on diabetes are organized regularly for family physicians.
3- Conferences and Seminars
  • "International Diabetes Conference" under the theme "Decade of diabetes care: in low resource and underserved communities" on Feb 26-28, 2006 at Karachi.
  • Seminars, CMEs and workshops are arranged at regular intervals for the diploma- holder doctors.
  • CMEs are organized regularly for family physicians.