AMWPA Annual Meeting 2019 held at Dr. Faryal Ghaffar’s residence.
It was well attended and productive event. Meeting was moderated by Dr. Mariam Saleem, AMWPA Board Member.
Agenda of the Meeting included:
1. Recitation of the Holy Quran by Dr. Imrana Khalid, AMWPA Board Member.
2. Dr. Seema, President AMWPA Executive Committee welcomed everyone and presented a PowerPoint presentation on AMWPA Goals and Vision.
3. Dr. Rehana Kausar, President Board of Directors gave presentation on AMWPA Future programs for 2020.
4. AMWPA Merit Awards were announced by Dr. Tasneem Ahmed, Chairperson AMWPA Award Committee and Dr. Nilofar Syed, Co-chair Award committee. Only 7 students were present to collect their awards. All other awards will be given later to the students in metroplex area and mailed to who are out of town
8 Medical Awards $1000 each were given to:
Rana Akkad, Medical Student at UNTHSC -TCOM was present to collect her award.
Sana Qureshi, Medical Student at UNTHSC -TCOM was present to collect her award.
Laila Abbas, Medical Student at UTSW Medical School was present to collect her award.
Sana Lalani, Medical Student at MC Govern Medical School
Hadiqa Memon, Medical Student at Texas Tech University
Sameera Muqueet, Medical Student at UNTHSC -TCOM
Zainab Mabizari, Medical Student at Baylor College of Medicine
Marwah Ahmed, Medical Student at Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine
5 Pre Med Awards $500 each were given to:
Fariya Fatima, Pre Med Student at UT Dallas was present to collect her award.
Bisma Zulfiqar, Pre Med Student at UNT Health Science Center was present to collect her award.
Assiya Allen, Pre Med Student at UT Dallas was present to collect her award.
Naureen Wajahat, Pre Med Student at UT Dallas
Zaina Siraj, Pre Med Student at State University of New York, Albany
1 Pre Dental Awards $500 was given to:
Noor Abdulrahman, Pre Dental Student at University of Central Florida
3 Dental Award for $1000 each were given to:
Amera Lawand, Dental Student at Texas A&M College of Dentistry was present to collect her award.
Naimeh Issa, Dental Student at Midwestern University Illinois
Mariam Saadah, Dental Student at University of Illinois, Chicago
1 Mohammad Khalid’s Memorial Award $750 was given to:
Farya Arshad, PA Student at UNT Health Science Center
1 Kheshgi Sadiq Educational Award for $1000 was given to:
Fidak Khan, 1st year Med Student Loyola University, Chicago
5. Dr. Faryal Ghaffar, Chairperson AMWPA Membership Committee emphasized on membership renewals for 2020.
Thanks to Dr. Faryal for helping AMWPA host the event. Thanks, everyone for coming and supporting the organization. Together we can achieve a lot.
Total Attendees: 68