KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) continued with its tradition to create Breast Cancer awareness in the organization across Pakistan. In collaboration with Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre, a special webinar was conducted, not only for PTCL female employees, but also for female family members of company's male employees.
The online session aimed to raise awareness on self-examination and denounce common myths that surround this disease. Guest speaker, Dr Umm-e-Farwa Ali Zaidi from Jinnah Sindh Medical University explained the risks of Breast Cancer and how early detection can allow people to live a healthy life. Syed Mazhar Hussain, Group Chief Human Resource Officer, PTCL & Ufone, said, "PTCL, being a caring organization, strives to provide a healthy work environment and hosts sessions on creating awareness on various issues ."
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