With the support from the Department of Student Affairs, an awareness session on breast cancer was organized by the IST’s Character Building Society (CBS) on Thursday October 21, 2021. The aim of this event was to shed light on the causes, symptoms, self-examination process, and treatment options available for breast cancer, along with importance of healthy diet in preventing cancer. Dr Humera Naz Altaf , Surgeon at Shifa International Hospital talked about causes, symptoms and available cure for breast cancer followed by a question-answer session. Ms Fareeha Hussain, Dietician at Ginnastic Arena Gym, talked about healthy and nutritionist diet and its role in the fight against breast cancer. To sum up the message of the day, CBS Dramatics Team presented a drama which was highly applauded by the audience.
Dr Syeda Aysha Bukhari presented souvenirs to both the guests at the end of the event.