Public Health Association Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (PHA) is a registered entity under the Societies Act, 1860 with Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. PHA is striving to establish a resilient preventive healthcare system in the province. Disease prevention is vital in our country, as we are a lower middle-income country, with meager resources and double disease burden.
With spending of less than 5% of our GDP on healthcare, allocation for preventive healthcare does not even make of fraction of that. PHA is working on its mission to, “Promote health, protect people, prevent diseases and to make the environment safer at the national through evidence based practices”. PHA KP is the rising forum and reputed voice in the system, guiding reforms in the system through its research and advocacy campaigns. Hundreds of public health professionals, medical doctors, researchers, nursing professionals and academics are members of public health association. We have signed memorandums with several universities and institutions inside and outside KP, for strengthening the drive towards a healthy Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. PHA KP has successfully conducting various important advocacy and social mobilization activities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. In this struggle, we are ready to enter into partnerships with institutions that share our vision and our values.
We are a society of Public Health professionals dedicated to the field of public health. We are qualified doctors, researchers, nurses, professors who share a commitment to promote Public Health and influence health related policies. We are committed to bring together the power of our members for the improvement of Health in our target population.
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